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Senior Software engineer
Ref No.: 12-00052
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 02/15/2012


The Senior Software Engineer ¿ Generalist Role

Our client seeks an experienced engineer who will help create the company¿s software services platform.


The platform includes client facing programmatic interfaces, common software infrastructure, and user interface infrastructure, and other components.


- Great problem solving abilities, a commitment to quality, and the drive to ensure goals are met.

- A passion for writing software.

- A strong desire to learn and share new tools and techniques.

- Above average verbal and written communications skills.

- Demonstrated expertise in building and maintaining large scale software systems with long lifespans.

- Proficient in either C++ or Core Java. Familiarity with both languages required.

- Strong Computer Science fundamentals.

- Experience in building Internet scale distributed systems or high volume client/server systems required.

- Prior experience in program management or project leadership desirable.

- Able to work on different platforms or environments.

- Candidates who have unique skills such as embedding interpreters or who have created large scale web applications will be preferred.

- 5+ years of professional experience.


B.S. Computer Science or Computer Engineering at minimum. M.S. or PhD preferred.

The following tools/technologies/languages are desirable:

- Boost

- CouchDB

- MongoDB