Senior Software Engineer- Javascript/ Big Data

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PeopleScout
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MIamisburg
9443 N Springboro Pike
Miamisburg 45342
United States

As a Senior Software Engineer your key roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Develops moderate to advanced components with simple, elegant, and reusable code
  • Feels a sense of ownership in the quality of our product and codebase, and fosters this attitude in the rest of the team
  • Continues the focus on code quality throughout the team, striving for clean code and limited technical debt
  • Leads and participates in design, code and test reviews
  • Maintains an understanding of current industry trends; can be a thought leader, introducing team to new technology trends applicable to our business, and not just focused on technologies being used in day-to-day tasks.
  • Leads small to medium technical project design, engineering and integration efforts
  • Consults across project team to maintain existing technologies and features, while also proposing and implementing appropriate new technologies
  • Works independently to solve complex system problems using debugging tools or other diagnostic aids
  • Recommends and performs system and code changes to obtain optimum system performance
  • Works comfortably with our continuous integration tools to automate builds and deployments across all environments from development to production
  • Plans release activities with the rest of the team’s developers, and coordinates with testers and operations
  • Troubleshoots system outages and communicates well with stakeholders throughout the effort
  • Considers new functionality and business processes each sprint and raises technical implications
  • Performs engineering cost/benefit analysis to verify potential effectiveness of new projects.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, math or equivalent technical discipline or equivalent technical experience.
  • 5+years of experience developing software on a development team, preferably in an Agile environment 

 
What we are looking for in you:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work in a cooperative team environment with internal & vendor resources
  • Passion for simple and maintainable code, and getting things done
  • Willingness to pitch functional or technical ideas to leaders to gain commitment
  • Excellent technical knowledge (coding, testing, design)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Communication with leadership, and proactively influencing and educating members of technical and managerial staff on technical issues
  • Ability to work through complex problems and reach a workable solution
  • Ability to work in ambiguous situations on problems / project of moderate to advanced complexity

 
Desired Experience:

  • Javascript, Backbone/Angular/etc., gulp/grunt, requirejs/browserify, nodejs, jasmine/mocha/etc.
  • Java, maven, junit, Spring, MySQL (or equivalent), Hibernate
  • Git/SVN/etc.
  • Solr, Lucene, ElasticSearch, etc.
  • Mongo, Couchbase, Cassandra, etc.
  • ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ, Kafka, etc.
  • Experience scaling infrastructure to support large-scale systems, including applications, databases, message queues, microservices, and caching strategies

 

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Peoplescout

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