Senior Software Engineer


Job ID 18-00280

Industry Computer/IT

Job Type Contract

Location Boston, MA

Description

FULL STACK DEVELOPMENT 
We are looking to build out our team with a full stack Senior Software Engineer who has understanding of Cloud Native Architecture, exposure to AWS, experience with building RESTful APIs, Microservices architecture, modern JavaScript UI Framework (eg. Angular), Relational databases and NoSQL database. This position will report to Manager, Software Development in R&D group. 
 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Build UI using modern JavaScript frameworks such as Angular. 
- Design, develop and deploy RESTFul services on AWS by building CI/CD pipeline.  
- Develop software in accordance with programming standards.
- Develop and review assigned functional specifications.
- Develop and execute unit tests.
- Perform peer source code review.
- Participate in Product Meetings.
- Track changes to all modified source code in version management software.
- Record resolution process for assigned work orders of released products in the customer support system.
- Responsible for following the procedures described in the Standard Operating Procedures and Development departmental handbook.
 

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Ability to adapt and solve complex data challenges and understand data relationships. 
- Increases self-marketability by developing greater technology, industry, and product knowledge by attending courses/seminars related to technologies appropriate to the software development being performed, industry developments and trends, and self-studies to strengthen product knowledge.
- Desire to be a key player on a small, growing team that is building some great products for clinical research.
- Ability to execute and deliver to tight guidelines and schedules



Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS
- 5+ years of experience building highly available and highly scalable performant enterprise applications using agile methodology.
- Familiarity with modern JavaScript framework such as Angular.
- Familiarity with Microservices Architecture and associated design patterns.  
- 5+ years of Java, SQL, Linux, Git
- 3+ years applied AWS experience
- Working knowledge of AWS design patterns. 
- Understanding of polyglot persistence and polyglot programming.
- Must have solid CLI and console hands on with – S3, EC2 , Lambda.
- Must have working knowledge of Relational Databases as well as NoSQL databases. 
 

EDUCATION
- BS/MS in Computer Science or related field.