Lead Software Engineer

Princeton, NJ, United States Posted 3 days ago
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United States
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  • Solving problems using a software development mindset.
  • Candidate works on deployment strategies and automation for cloud native applications.
  • Support automated build pipeline, continuous integration, continuous deployment and test automation frameworks with tools such as Git, Jenkins, Chef, Terraform and Docker.
  • Develops automation using Shell scripting, Linux, Perl, Python and Packer.
  • Works on implementing application monitoring and logging strategies using tools like New Relic, Splunk and OpsGenie.
  • Assist building tools and services from scratch to fill the existing technology gaps.
  • Works on troubleshooting application integration issues with Development teams.
  • Get requirements and facilitates infrastructure changes like FW rules, DNS, and load-balancers.
  • Understands best practices for code promotion across the various environments. (builds, approvals, release) - understands SDLC and Agile/Iterative practices

Skills & Experience

  • Software programming experience with any of these languages (Node.js, Python, Ruby, Java or .net)
  • Possesses a solid understanding of modern web application architecture, TCP/IP, HTTP, and complex cloud network and security topologies
  • Hands on experience with administering Linux systems.
  • Scripting experience with Shell, Python or Ruby.
  • Experience with AWS services such as EC2, VPC, RDS, CloudWatch, CloudFront, Route53 etc.
  • Familiarity with SQL and relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL) and NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Redis)
  • Knowledge of monitoring, logging and management tools or services that integrate with AWS.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services.
  • Willingness to learn and build new tools from scratch.

What we’re looking for in a candidate:

Passion about technology and the solutions we are designing.

Communication that is articulate, clear and concise in regular conversation with your team and the wider stakeholder groups.

Attention to Detail and focused on the little things that make a difference.

Delivery Focus; pragmatic and driven to get solutions live.

A Proactive attitude that shows you are a self-starter who seeks out opportunities for yourself and your team.

Awareness of industry trends such as challenges and best practices.

A positive attitude generating enthusiasm among team members

Awareness of, and the ability to manage, business and technology expectations.

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