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Lead Server Software Engineer
Ref No.: 20-04046
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Richardson, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 11/09/2020
Genesis10 is seeking Lead Software Engineer for this 90-day Contract to Hire job opportunity located in Richardson, TX.
  • Sponsorship is NOT available for this position
  • NO Third Parties
Lead Server Software Engineer

Responsibilities:Our client is an innovative startup looking for engineering talent that will help them pave the way as they remake the world of payments. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to do some of the best work of your career in some of the hottest technology stacks in the industry including Golang, Kubernetes and AWS. They are a full cloud solution utilizing a microservice architecture. If you are excited to work and experience a startup company and help define our engineering process and culture, this is the place for you. We are looking for people who are self-starters, collaborative team players who are willing to learn as well as teach us new things. If this describes you, let's talk.
As a lead platform engineer, you will;
  • Lead a small remote technical team to deliver product
  • Work with the Product Owner and Scrum Master to build sprint efforts
  • Possess deep understanding of technical and product requirements
  • Understand and help shape the DevOps release process
  • Participate in the development
  • Help shape the product architecture
  • Able to lead a small technical team using an Agile development process
  • Able to deliver complex solutions in a live environment
  • Able to effectively communicate with team members and stakeholders
  • Highly collaborative
  • 8+ years of development experience
  • 3+ years of cloud development (AWS, Azure)
Required Skills
  • Golang development experience in a production environment
  • Experience in large-scale high-volume architecture
  • CI/CD
  • Ability to be a guide and a mentor
  • Understand tradeoffs between different architecture solutions
  • Containerization - Docker / Kubernetes / Helm
  • Fluent in at least 2 other languages (C#, Python, Java, JavaScript via Node.js, etc.) used
  • at scale
  • RDBMS (Postgres or MySQL)
  • Microservice architecture, asynchronous architecture
  • Team oriented
Familiarity with
  • Payment Systems, Payment REST APIs (usage or creation of)
  • NoSQL databases - MongoDB, Cassandra, DynamoDB
  • Agile development practices
  • Git based source control
  • Test Automation and Deployment Automation
  • OpenAPI, GraphQL
  • Familiarity with messaging software (Redis, Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQS)
  • REST, TCP, WebSocket’s, protocol buffers
  • Encryption
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
W2 Status:
Only W2 candidates will be considered for this position.
Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
As a Genesis10 consultant, we are proud to offer access to the following benefits:
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Bi-weekly payroll
  • 401k plan
  • Successful re-marketing program
  • Referral program with the opportunity to earn additional income
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at 
“Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”