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Senior Software Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00375
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 08/27/2018
Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: Midtown, NY

Job Type: Right To Hire
Duration: 3-6 months contract, the possible conversion to FT
Contact Info: Matt O'Brien - mobrien@techlink.com - 201-786-2415

Job Purpose:
  • Our direct client is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to build software solutions for our identity management solutions.
  • In addition to strong software development skills, this role requires deep technical understanding of modern software architecture, cloud based applications and integrations of large scale systems.
  • We have a very collaborative environment and a distributed team, so we need someone who is conscientious, energetic, and passionate.
  • We need an engineer who is very good at influencing and teaching their fellow technologists.
  • We are a mature Agile/Scrum shop and work in two-week sprints.
Responsibilities:
  • Become an expert in our identity management solution.
  • Develop solutions for integrating products on multiple platforms with our identity management solution.
  • Participate in architectural discussions.
  • Work closely with our DevOps and CloudOps teams to design and implement solutions for hosting and managing our identity management solution and related applications. Be prepared to be hands-on in this area
  • Inspect and resolve issues in development, test, and production environments
  • Complete tasks as part of an agile team and adapt to dynamic business requirements
  • Closely partner with other Software Engineers and Software Quality Engineers
  • Effectively communicate with team members and stakeholders
Required technical and leadership skill sets:
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent degree
  • Four or more (5+) years of professional experience working within an enterprise-level engineering team
  • Must have hands-on experience integrating enterprise-level applications in a high-traffic environment
  • Must have hands-on experience with Java and industry stand Java frameworks like Spring and/or experience creating highly-scalable node.js based services
  • Must have hands-on experience with AWS as a cloud infrastructure as well as different AWS services such as Lambda, SQS, SNS
  • Must have hands-on experience writing unit tests, performing code reviews, working with git-based workflows
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum
Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and ideas to non-technical people
  • Good problem solver; tenacious in working through problems and troubleshooting
  • Succeeds in challenging situations independently
  • Researches, recommends and implements technologies that will benefit the team
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience using messaging middleware
  • Experience working within a Continuous Integration workflow
  • Has experience combining multiple technologies in order to solve problems in the best possible way.
  • Experience acting as a technical lead is a plus
All offers of employment at TechLink, Inc. are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.

Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.

Background checks will include: Social Security Verification, Prior Employment Verification, Professional References, Educational Verification, Criminal History, Motor Vehicle Records and e-verify.