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Senior Software Developer
Ref No.: 18-00002
Location: Newtown, Pennsylvania
Start Date: 03/12/2018
The opportunity
Are you passionate about technology? Do you want to be part of the team that is revolutionizing TV advertising? Our Client's teams share a passion to solve problems of today to innovate for tomorrow. They develop real-time advertising software solutions, with low latency, high performance and throughput so it can continue to meet the challenges and growing demands of our customers.
They're agile, with a dedicated Scrum Master, who keeps us focused on our tasks. They are highly dedicated, motivated, and passionate individuals, collaborating in teams and striving to find the best solutions to problems using the right tools. It is a high energy and fast-paced environment, and often demanding, so they are seeking people who are self-motivated, love to learn fast, can get things done and embrace challenges to solve difficult and complex problems.

Your responsibilities
· Design, develop, test and document
· Diagnose root cause of defects/issues and implement software
· Help investigate field issues and support production systems
· Be resourceful, flexible, and an excellent collaborator supporting the Development scrum
· Write unit test code to automatically test the key parts of the system
· Work closely with test engineers to review requirements, system designs and plan for both manual and automated testing.

Our requirements
· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
· 10+ years of experience in the computing industry
· Strong Java language skills
· Cloud, SaaS, and Microservices platforms is a must
· Experience building microservices and using NoSQL databases and Big Data frameworks
· Deep understanding of object-oriented design, data structures, and algorithms
· Exposure to all phases of the software development lifecycle
· Excellent oral and written communication skills
· An aptitude for analytical problem solving
· The ability to quickly learn new technologies
· Actively participate in an Agile/Scrum environment and on all tasks

Highly preferred candidates also have
· Experience working in a UNIX environment, Linux
· Experience with any of the following:
o Big Data frameworks like Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark, Apache Storm, etc.
o Databases like MS-SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, etc.
o NoSQL Databases like Cassandra, CouchDB, MemcacheDB, etc.
o Web languages and technologies like JavaScript, Perl, Python, HTML, XML, etc.
o Web servers like Apache, Nginx, Jetty, etc.
o SCM and CI tools like Git, Gerrit and Jenkins
o ALM tools like Confluence and JIRA
o Durable Queues like RabbitMQ, activeMQ, Apache Kafka, etc.
o Protocol Buffers and gRPC.
· Prior experience with C++
· Experience developing:
o Real-time distributed systems
o Inter-process communication using UNIX sockets
· Strong UNIX shell scripting skills, and using utilities like SED, AWK, etc.
· Cable or Satellite industry knowledge