Software Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/21/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

Are you a Software Engineer with broad experience in full stack development? Are you interested in working for a nationally-recognized educational institution? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Reston!

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Software Engineer:

  • Evaluate and understand emerging DevOps technologies and trends for cloud-based environments
  • Collaborate with Agile teams to refine requirements
  • Work with team members to develop integrated solutions
  • Develop full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks
  • Ensure code meets functionality requirements
  • Develop and execute test drive development tests and automated tests
  • Monitor and maintain production systems

Requirements of the Software Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent training and experience
  • At least 5 years of demonstrated progressive experience in full stack development
  • At least 4 years of experience in software systems, programming, database and infrastructure development/administration
  • At least 4 years of experience with AWS cloud supported programming languages; Java, Node JS, Python
  • At least 2 years of hands-on experience with AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS, DynamoDB, and AWS CLI
  • Fluency with CI/CD tools: Jenkins, Ansible, CloudFormation, BitBucket; ability to use KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, VPC
  • Working knowledge of distributed architectural design patterns and evolving competency in multiple languages and technologies
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently; strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience throughout the full Agile software development life cycle in a cross-functional environment

Keywords: Software Engineer, AWS, DevOps, Cloud, CI/CD, Jenkins, Ansible, BitBucket, Agile

Job ID: 329936

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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