The Full-Stack Software Developer will be responsible for designing and building applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The environment is fast paced and time to market of applications is critical to the success of the organization.
This position will be part of a dynamic team that is dedicated to delivering applications for high-quality, on-time software releases leveraging best-of-breed agile and DevOps practices with a focus on how to enable the operations of those applications through a combination of infrastructure solutioning, continuous delivery & integration, and efficient system sustainment planning.
This role is responsible for working with architects and other developers on technical design of cloud and digital platforms, including hands-on full stack development. The developer must have a passion for developing and launching robust scalable products that are business and customer facing. This position should have a full understanding of the tools, platforms and technologies used to develop exceptional applications.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Hands-on full-stack development across a variety of technologies and platforms
Prior experience in building highly scalable, cloud-native microservices-based applications using technologies like AWS, Google Cloud, Kubernetes, Docker, Node.js, Key-Value Stores, and MongoDB
Evaluate new technology for inclusion in the company’s stack
Develop proof-of-concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions
Support the refactoring and re-architecting of existing software
Work jointly with other developers to identify and create common reusable components
Drive technical consolidation and reduction of duplicate effort across projects
The candidate should have a strong understanding of agile software development and how that impacts the operations of software; and must participate in strategy discussion with all levels of management and business sponsors
Experience with system integration & service oriented architecture is required.
Work closely with the VP of IT, architects, and other senior developers to understand the technology roadmap and assist in enforcing the enterprise architecture standards
Support testing & deployment cycles, including working with project managers to coordinate user acceptance testing (UAT) and gathering feedback from pre-release testers.
Ability to log, track, and manage issues, bugs, and enhancement/ features requests logged in JIRA.
Participate in software release and post-release activities, including developing designs for proof of concepts.
Capture, mitigate and /or escalate risks & issues in a timely fashion
Ensure development standards and consistency of specifications across sub-systems
Write and/or review deliverables, solution blueprints, and architecture documentation
BS in Computer Science, or equivalent combination of education/experience; advanced degree preferred
2 years' experience as a Software Developer for internet-scale web/mobile applications and public APIs
2 years' experience developing internet scale applications using Node.js or Java
Expertise with scalable web technologies such as Express or Spring Boot
Experience with mobile development technologies using React Native is a plus
Experience with responsive web development and technologies like React is a plus
Expertise with current software design principles and concepts
Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure
Experience with serverless application design, development, and deployment is a plus
Experience with NoSQL databases and relational databases
Exceptional problem solving, analysis, design, and testing skills
Experience with Salesforce development is a plus
ITIL understanding and familiarity with modern application architecture design patterns
Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and ability to communicate effectively with business owners
Experience with entire software development lifecycle (Agile, SDLC, Iterative)
Proven experience with integrated systems required
Experience with software and database performance tuning
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Flexibility and positive attitude to achieve tight deadlines
Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
Ability to work creatively, propose ideas and contribute to working groups