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Lead Software Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for a Lead Software Engineer to join our industry-leading client in Reston.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Lead Software Engineer:

  • Create protocol and processes to enable business standardization and promote efficiency
  • Develop and implement software solutions based on established standards and processes
  • Design and develop solutions to transport data to AWS Cloud
  • Mentor development team on data best practices/cloud technologies

Requirements of the Lead Software Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • At least 7 years of experience in software systems development and administration
  • At least 5 years of experience in full stack software development
  • At least 3 years of experience with AWS Cloud related languages - Python, Node JS, or React JS
  • At least 2 years of experience with AWS Lambda, Postgres, and data movement tools (Sqoop, Spark, AWS CLI)
  • Strong SQL and Oracle DBA experience, including development and production support
  • Proficiency in CI/CD tools: Jenkins, Ansible, BitBucket, CloudFormation
  • Demonstrated success leading/mentoring technical staff
  • Ability to work within an Agile development environment
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting, and analytical skills
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent assignments

Keywords: Lead Software Engineer, Cloud, AWS, Python, Node JS, React JS, SQL, Oracle DBA, CI/CD, Jenkins, Agile

Job ID: 313250

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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