Senior Software Engineer

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  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    338697

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiration date:

    10/15/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Sr. Software Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Our client is seeking a skilled senior software engineer experienced in building highly scalable, innovative web services with data streaming and big data technology along with machine learning in a continuous delivery model on cloud platforms. In this role, the individual will team up with leads and architects to build out a technical vision aimed at realizing the future of sport. The candidate will join a team of engineers and product owners passionate about solving intriguing problems.

Responsibilities:

  • Building new foundational capabilities using domain-driven design and test-driven development that will power features and experiences on various client properties
  • Developing the tools and processes used to increase the speed of software delivery while reducing the cost of implementation
  • Participate in scrum ceremonies - daily stand-ups, grooming and sprint planning
  • Practice DevOps, write good tests and deploy continuously to prod with monitoring
  • Review your teammate's design, code, provide constructive feedback and engage in good technical discussions including weekly deep dive sessions
  • Work with your product partners to develop technical solutions for features

Projects:

  • Designing and building out a core data layer to power all products that ingests, process and store data from hundreds of sources over different transports
  • Building out an API data store for clients to consume and create custom data
  • Define a distributed tracing system for web services and data observability
  • Containerization of core systems to reduce overhead of infrastructure management

Qualifications:

  • Experience in microservice architecture, RESTful services enabling real-time data consumption
  • Relevant big data experience working with streaming services such as Kinesis, Kafka, RabbitMQ along with hadoop and big data processing frameworks such as Spark, Hive, Nifi, Flink, AWS Lambda
  • Experience with relational, NoSQL data stores such as Aurora, Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, MongoDB and SQL Analytical functions
  • Hands-on experience working in a distributed/cloud-based environment (AWS preferred) with high transaction volumes
  • Proficient with DevOps, modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing and automated integration test, version control systems (GIT, SVN), issue tracking tools (Jira) & CI/CD related tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo
  • BS Computer Science, Engineering, a related technical degree, or equivalent professional experience You might also have
  • AWS Certifications - Associates or Professional
  • Experience at an online company in digital media or content creation
  • Excellent team player and communicator capable of creating positive relationships across engineering, product and architecture
  • Energetic self-starter who can work in a complex collaborative environment that rewards experiments, initiative, curiosity and mentoring
  • Ability to define solutions, provide estimates of effort, risk and evaluate technical feasibility

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

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