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Senior Software Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/6/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting new role as a Senior Software Engineer based out of Herndon, VA, with one of our prestigious clients.

For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

w2 status is required for this role, due to security clearance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Software Engineer:

  • Lead a small team of engineers focused on rapid prototype development and R&D efforts
  • Oversee prototype development to meet customer or internal needs
  • Research tools and techniques to establish an online engagement platform that will simplify project analysts’ workflows to track and engage on social media
  • Leverage online APIs and develop tools to capture data and assist the data science team in developing machine learning projects for keyword/language detection and narrative identification in online discourse
  • Oversee virtualized servers and networking environments for the group’s R&D efforts.

Requirements of the Senior Software Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field. Masters or PhD in Computer Science is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience developing and overseeing technical projects
  • Experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Experience deploying to AWS is a plus
  • Expert proficiency with Python (must have) and Java
  • Experience running and managing virtualized servers, networking, and/or hosting environments
  • Expert experience with SQL databases, such as PostgreSQL
  • Demonstrable experience developing technical solutions that meet customer needs
  • Demonstrable experience in leading technical projects and delivering on contract requirements while overseeing engineering staff
Job ID: 315770

Keywords: Senior Software Engineer, Java, SQL Database, PostgreSQL

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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