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Developer (Sr. Software Engineer, Server Side) : 19-05375
Ref No.: 19-05375
Category: Software Engineering
Location: Portland, Oregon
Primary Skills: Backend,JVM,NodeJS
Duration: 09+ Months  
Contract Type: W2 Only


Primary Responsibilities
You must be very familiar with and an advocate of common Agile practices:
  • Designing elegant technical solutions to customer problems
  • TDD, clean code, software craftsmanship
  • Testing at all levels (unit, integration, and UI)
  • Refactoring
  • Continuous delivery and integration
  • Code reviews
  • Standard scrum ceremonies (e.g. stand-ups, sprint planning, demos and retrospectives)
  • Training / coaching
  • You will also be expected to:
  • Integrate closely w/ colleagues in different functional groups and remote offices
  • Evangelize, mentor, and promote engineering best practices throughout the company
  • Promote a culture of "internal open source " where teams can contribute to each other's code bases regardless of organizational boundaries
  • Enjoy being part of a team of motivated, collaborative, high-achievers

Requirements
  • 6+ Years of software design and development experience
  • Experience with JVM languages (Java, Kotlin, Scala) and/or NodeJS
  • Deep web service experience - full stack capabilities strongly preferred
  • Knowledge or experience of one or more client technologies (Android, iOS, or web)
  • Deep understanding of design patterns, and experience working in a layered architecture
  • Comfortable with rapid development cycles, tight schedules, close integration with QA and product management
  • Experience with modern DevOps principles and continuous delivery
  • Strong work ethic someone who takes great pride in professionalism, responsibility, and being proactive
  • A positive can-do attitude with a strong desire to succeed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and hardworking when tackling new challenges
  • Ability to work independently and the confidence to question where necessary
  • An open, sharing, and interactive approach to software development
       

    To follow up with any questions, please contact Shilpa at 408-907-2682
 
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).
 
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