Sr Full Stack Software Engineer
Seattle, Washington, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: I.T. & Communications
Viri Technology is looking for a Sr Full Stack Software Engineer to support a premier client in down town Seattle for a long term engagement.
This client does not allow C2C or Visa sponsorship.
We are looking for a highly talented, collaborative full stack senior software engineer to help build and maintain the software that powers the internet sites. The person in this role must be comfortable deriving design from detailed functional requirements, building elegant solutions to difficult problems, and mentoring junior engineers. Day to day responsibilities include developing highly scalable, performance and available software, communicating with internal software clients of the platform, and collaborating effectively with the team. The person in this role must have experience in object oriented design and development, a passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience and a team-based attitude; data modeling skills are a plus. A desire to work in a highly collaborative team, using agile development methodologies is a must!
Developing, unit testing and implementing complex software from the ground up.
Understanding and reviewing functional requirements and technical specs, providing clear guidelines to operations for implementing new products and answering/driving solutions to technical and implementation issues.
Taking leadership in owning features/bugs from Back-end to Front-end and driving them to completion
Researching and evaluating new technologies and solutions
Being a technical leader for the team, sharing responsibility with other senior team members for resolving technical problems and answering questions about the platform.
Engage with development managers and teams to bring updates, changes and new functionality to fruition
Work with architecture teams to develop the approach and solution to new requirements
Develop best-in-class processes and systems, and drive continual improvement
~~What you bring to the table:
Bachelor Degree or higher in Computer Science, Math, EE or equivalent experience in field
7 years of experience in software design and development
1-3 years of experience in full stack development
Experience in design and development using object oriented techniques.
Java development experience is a must
Working knowledge of relational databases
Ability to implement client interfaces following visual, written design reference documents, as well as improve the design where needed
Understanding of AngularJS, Backbone.js or some other modern client-side application framework based systems
Development experience with highly visited websites, including optimal use of caching
Experience building AJAX enabled dynamic web sites
Experience using RESTful resource-oriented web services
Ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to work both individually and in a team environment
Experience working in agile teams (e.g., Scrum, XP)
Expert in cross group communication, able to get buyoff from business, operations and peers.
Experience working with SQL databases and others such as such as Cassandra and Mongo and with Maven
Able to manage fast-paced projects, with strong ability to prioritize multiple tasks and respond to emergencies.
Strong attention to detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills
Passion for collaborating with high energy and focus, driving results across multiple projects
Superior communication skills to maintain effective relationships with all levels of personnel
Ability to thrive in a fast paced, changing environment; relentless innovator. Challenges status quo and champions best-in-class technical solutions and problem-solving
Previous experience in internet commerce, electronics or consumer goods environment or other fast-paced, technology driven businesses a strong plus
Experience working in a complex matrixed environment
Ability to work independently and autonomously
Good problem solving skills: acts decisively, promptly and confidently. Not afraid to contradict others and proactively offering solutions
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
Strong problem solving, initiative and follow-through skills
Strong presentation/ training delivery experience
Key Competencies: Process ownership; deals well with ambiguity, functions well and able to clearly define processes in loosely structured situations; comfortable with following up actions from others
If this sounds like you, apply today