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Lead/Senior AWS Full Stack Developer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a  Lead/Senior AWS Full Stack Developer with our industry-leading client in Reston.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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  Lead/Senior AWS Full Stack Developer:

  • Lead the development and implementation of solutions, and ensure consistency across data enterprises.
  • Develop AWS full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks to deliver secure solutions
  • Responsible for coordinating and developing the continuous integration for the application source code and ensure extremely high quality of code.
  • Work with other teams to build a streamlined solution for internal and external integration requirements
  • Write complex code, building infrastructure as code, work with immutable “cloud” based environments, and build the supporting automated toolsets to test and deploy the systems they develop.
  • Responsible for the quality of their work; will develop and implement a set of quality criteria and the associated validation method to ensure that any deliverable meets the expected quality levels of our customers, use quality management to ensure quality levels are maintained, seek new approaches and techniques to improve quality levels, employ reviews and observations to maintain the quality and continuous improvement process, and analyze the impact of quality control and quality assurance on project performance.
  • Use metrics to establish feasibility of new initiatives and develop plans, including budget, sequencing and time frames.
  • Actively review their own and the team’s work processes and implements improvements seen from other teams or in industry to drive continuous improvement of the team’s efficiency, speed, and quality.
  • The candidate will also take responsibility for creating design specifications, unit testing, and preparing technical documentation.

Requirements of the  Lead/Senior AWS Full Stack Developer:

  • A Master’s degree preferred in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS.
  • 10 - 12 years of experience in software systems, programming, database development, and infrastructure development and administration.
  • Minimum 7 years demonstrated experience with full stack development.
  • 8+ years demonstrated experience with AWS cloud supported programming languages like Java, Node JS, or Python development.
  • 2+ years hands-on with AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS and DynamoDB, AWS CLI, Node JS, API gateway.
  • Ability to use or learn: KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, Docker Containers, MFA.
  • Fluency with CI/CD toolsets such as: AWS code build, code deploy and code pipeline, Jenkins, CloudFormation, BitBucket, Artifactory.
  • Working knowledge of distributed architectural design patterns.
  • Strong and evolving competence in several programming languages and technologies, working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong problem solving and analytic skill. Ability to handle multiple projects and assignments simultaneously and effectively in a cross-functional team environment.

Keywords: AWS, Full Stack Developer, Full Stack, Team Lead, cloud, cloud based environment

Job ID: 318642

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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