Our client is looking to hire a Principal Engineer / Lead Developer RESPONSIBILITIES:
Architect, design, code, unit test, fully implement and deliver application features with highest quality and security to prevent unauthorized access / use
Create modular, scalable, testable, tested, performant sub systems which interface via well- defined end points using software engineering best practices such as unit testing, TDD, design patterns
Implement, test, maintain and support software, based on technical design specifications
Prepare technical design specifications based on functional requirements and analysis documents
Review functional requirements, analysis and design documents and provide feedback
Assist with triage and resolution of issues from customers and internal users
Work independently to plan, prioritize, and complete high complex critical priority work assignments, as a member of a project team
Participate in and/or lead architecture and code reviews
Promote Continuous Improvement by identifying process in efficiencies and quality improvements
Lead or participate in other projects or duties as assigned
Provide guidance to and mentor more junior team members
Occasional travel required.
Ten (10) plus years of experience in application development
Skilled in working within a team-oriented, collaborative environment, ability to partake in and contribute to technical, design and retrospective dialog
Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, passionate about learning and applying new technologies
Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills, strong client service focus
Able to identify root cause of system issues and determine short- and long-term resolutions
Thorough understanding of design patterns, functional and object-oriented programming, DI / AOP frameworks, asynchronous and event-driven design, well versed in testing methodologies, experience writing unit and functional tests
Understanding of databases - relational and NoSQL, experience with Postgres SQL, SQL Server, writing advanced SQL, T-SQL or similar, query optimization
Strong analysis and design skills, SOA, SaaS application development, AWS development expertise, expertise with security technologies such as OpenID and OAuth, expertise with ESB and messaging, experience with Elastic Stack or proven ability to learn new technologies
Proficiency in Microsoft office packages.
Sufficient knowledge of business communications, including telephone, voicemail, and e-mail and operations of office machines, such as photocopier, scanner, and fax.
B.S. in Computer Science or Software Engineering, or equivalent education and experience