Sr Software Engineer

  • location: Princeton, NJ
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $70 per hour
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Sr Software Engineer

job summary:
Looking for a Senior Software Engineer experienced in building high performing micro-services and REST APIs using Microsoft .Net Core, Java and Node.

Candidates must have deep understanding of Big Data / Analytics technologies like Apache Spark, Kafka, Data Lakes, and running/consuming machine learning models.

This team is responsible for using cutting-edge technologies to modernize our data acquisition, data processing workflows, data analytics and automation methods.

You should be passionate about technology and love learning new technologies and implementing high quality, highly scalable global solutions.

 
location: Princeton, New Jersey
job type: Contract
salary: $60 - 70 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Responsible for design and development of high performing micro-service style server applications, REST APIs and distributed processing systems using Spark/Scala.
  • Analyzes business/ functional requirements and prepares development project schedule, tasks, and estimates
  • Identify and build automated solutions for the acquisition, processing and management of data that would otherwise require manual effort
  • Build distributed, scalable, and reliable data pipelines that ingest and process data at scale
  • Build the API layer to access Machine Learning Models
  • Ensures application design, development schedule, and implementation meet or exceed documented application scope/timeline, while adhering to established standards
  • Mentor junior development staff in the art of building software systems.
  • Bring new ideas in cloud, big data, and machine learning software development
  • Leverage industry knowledge and stay close to technology developments in the open-source and cloud communities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Practice and enforce Agile and Scrum development methodologies
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Computer Science/Engineering or related field
  • Must have experience with Big Data / Analytics technologies like Hadoop, Spark, Python, Scala, R, Machine Learning
  • Must have experience exposing Machine Learning Models using REST APIs.
  • Must have experience designing and building highly concurrent and high volume REST APIs using Microsoft .Net Core using C#
  • Must have experience in addressing concerns with big data management (Governance, Role Based Access Control using LDAP etc.)
  • Must have solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, design patterns
  • Highly desired knowledge of Azure components like Azure Data Lake Store, SQL Server, HDInsight, Web Jobs, Functions, Key vault, Data Factory is preferred
  • Experience with NoSQL databases like MongoDB is a big plus
  • Experience with caching technologies like Redis is a plus
  • Knowledge of React, ExpressJS, Node is a plus
  • Strong aptitude for problem solving, particularly to modify and enhance processes and workflows
  • Outstanding communicator with both business and technology audiences
  • Extensive experience working across teams and operating in an Agile Scrum culture
  • Experience with continuous delivery and using agile techniques
  • Firm sense of accountability and ownership
  • Passionate for making things better and driving action
  • Desire to understand our businesses and users
  • Experience with statistical platforms is a plus, such as R and SAS.
  • Experience with other visualization tools is a plus, such as Tableau
 
skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Computer Science/Engineering or related field
  • Must have experience with Big Data / Analytics technologies like Hadoop, Spark, Python, Scala, R, Machine Learning
  • Must have experience exposing Machine Learning Models using REST APIs.
  • Must have experience designing and building highly concurrent and high volume REST APIs using Microsoft .Net Core using C#
  • Must have experience in addressing concerns with big data management (Governance, Role Based Access Control using LDAP etc.)
  • Must have solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, design patterns
  • Highly desired knowledge of Azure components like Azure Data Lake Store, SQL Server, HDInsight, Web Jobs, Functions, Key vault, Data Factory is preferred
  • Experience with NoSQL databases like MongoDB is a big plus
  • Experience with caching technologies like Redis is a plus
  • Knowledge of React, ExpressJS, Node is a plus
  • Strong aptitude for problem solving, particularly to modify and enhance processes and workflows
  • Outstanding communicator with both business and technology audiences
  • Extensive experience working across teams and operating in an Agile Scrum culture
  • Experience with continuous delivery and using agile techniques
  • Firm sense of accountability and ownership
  • Passionate for making things better and driving action
  • Desire to understand our businesses and users
  • Experience with statistical platforms is a plus, such as R and SAS.
  • Experience with other visualization tools is a plus, such as Tableau

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