Principal Software Engineer in Austin, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

**Remote opportunity; candidates local to Austin preferred.

Are you a highly skilled and experienced Software Engineer? Do you have strong Java, NodeJS, and Cloud infrastructure experience?

If you'd like to join an industry-leading communications organization, we may have the ideal role for you in Austin.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. 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 Principal Software Engineer:
  • Provide expertise in endpoint threat detection service
  • Design system architecture and software components in line with enterprise cyber security strategy
  • Offer expertise on engineering standards and best practices along with complex technical resolutions for processes
  • Oversee quality improvements to ensure deliverables are secure, scalable, and reliable
  • Implement key architecture and infrastructure decisions
  • Lead and build strong global software development engineering teams
Requirements of the Principal Software Engineer:
  • At least 10 years of software development and architecture experience
  • At least 5 years of Java experience
  • At least 3 years of NodeJS experience
  • At least 2 years of cloud infrastructure experience
  • Strong background in solving concurrency and horizontal scalability problems
  • Experience with Big Data technologies
  • Experience architecting and developing distributed systems
  • Experience building/consuming REST APIs
  • Comfortable with Agile development practices
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Spanish language skills a big plus
Keywords: Principal Software Engineer, Java, NodeJS, Cloud, Big Data, Agile

Job ID: 348562

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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