Software Engineer 5

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $81 - $84 per hour

job description

Software Engineer 5

job summary:
Description:

Remote during COVID - position will then be onsite in Chicago, IL. As a Senior Software Engineer you will contribute to design, development and deployment of the company's state-of-the-art digital platform.

Typical Day:

  • Competent to perform all programming, project management, and development assignments without close supervision; normally assigned the more complex aspects of systems work.
  • Works directly on complex application/technical problem identification and resolution, including responding to off-shift and weekend support calls.
  • Works independently on complex systems or infrastructure components that may be used by one or more applications or systems.
  • Drives application development focused around delivering business valuable features Maintains high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits Identifies and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team Communicate with end users and internal customers to help direct development, debugging, and testing of application software for accuracy, integrity, interoperability, and completeness
  • Performs integrated testing and customer acceptance testing of components that requires careful planning and execution to ensure timely, quality results.
Technical Skills Required:

  • strong Java 8 or 11
  • Backend development
  • Scala programming experience (2-3 years)
  • Significant Akka data streaming experience (2+ years)
Would also consider technologies similar to Spark Streaming, Flink, Kinesis, Kafka, etc.



  • RESTful web services
  • AWS
  • DevOps (we use ADO)
  • High Availability and Reliable Solutions
  • Some architecture experience
Soft Skills Required:

  • Ability to work under pressure and within time constraints
  • Passion for technology and an eagerness to contribute to a team-oriented environment
Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer science or Electrical engineering or related field is required
 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Contract
salary: $81 - 84 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Description:

Remote during COVID - position will then be onsite in Chicago, IL. As a Senior Software Engineer you will contribute to design, development and deployment of the company's state-of-the-art digital platform.

Typical Day:

  • Competent to perform all programming, project management, and development assignments without close supervision; normally assigned the more complex aspects of systems work.
  • Works directly on complex application/technical problem identification and resolution, including responding to off-shift and weekend support calls.
  • Works independently on complex systems or infrastructure components that may be used by one or more applications or systems.
  • Drives application development focused around delivering business valuable features Maintains high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits Identifies and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team Communicate with end users and internal customers to help direct development, debugging, and testing of application software for accuracy, integrity, interoperability, and completeness
  • Performs integrated testing and customer acceptance testing of components that requires careful planning and execution to ensure timely, quality results.
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 2 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • Scala (2 years of experience is required)
  • Akka (2 years of experience is required)
  • Java (2 years of experience is preferred)
  • Backend development
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Devops
  • Flink
  • Kinesis
  • Kafka
  • Spark Streaming

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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