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Software Engineer : 19-05111
Ref No.: 19-05111
Category: Software Engineering
Location: Santa Clara, California
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).

Primary Skills:  Cloud, Docker, Jenkins
Duration: 6 Months; (Contract to Hire)
Contract Type: W2 Only

Responsibility / Job Description:


This position will be developing code in foundation of cloud platform architecture that provides a framework for users and developers to run their own microservice or SaaS applications. The ideal candidate for this position will also have experience with PaaS platform development. Provides technical leadership for those involved in the development, design and optimization of one or more information technology and systems functions of Client cloud software engineering.

  • Lead for designing architecture for an organization on an enterprise level supporting national and regional future and present computing needs for Client Cloud Software engineering.
  • Responsible for the modernization of current technology infrastructure and future business expansion plans.
  • Design, architect and manage software infrastructure frameworks focused on the transactional tier and its related componentry like microservices.
  • Keep up with current technologies leveraging Docker, Kubernetes or other deployment techniques.
  • Investigate production security problems, perform root-cause analysis and create detailed, high-quality reports on remediation strategies.
  • Be a quick learner, able to resolve complex technical issues and drive innovation that improves system security and performance.

Candidate's Competencies:
  • Demonstrate technical maturity and the ability to take a technical leadership role.
  • Be proficient in all phases of the software life cycle, including gathering requirements, writing functional specifications, writing design specifications, coding, debugging, testing and documentation for Cloud Software Engineering.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Minimum of 8 years of software development experience for cloud software development.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Experience with solving problems and delivering high quality results in a fast paced environment.
  • Proven ability to be self-directed and self-sufficient Skills to demonstrate technical maturity and the ability to take a leadership role at the project level.
  • Must have hands on experience supporting delivery through Agile methodologies
Education Requirement:
  • This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Master is preferred.
Desired Requirements:
  • Experience with Microservices architecture, RESTfull API.
  • Knowledge of containerization technologies (Docker, etc.)
  • Familiarity with building or supporting AWS, Azure based solutions.
  • Experience working with automated build systems (Jenkins)
  • Experience with Linux platform.
  • Biometric experience.
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