Software Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer:
  • Collaborate across teams to refine requirements, identify areas for enhancement, develop an integrated solution, deliver software and required documentation 
  • Develop full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Provide story point estimates for enhancements and new features
  • Develop and execute multiple tests
  • Participate in code, test, and documentation peer reviews
  • Provide guidance on full life cycle of cloud-based solutions
  • Maintain current knowledge of new technologies
Requirements of the Software Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or comparable training and practical experience
  • At least 4 years of experience in software systems, programming, database development, and infrastructure development and administration
  • At least 4 years demonstrated experience with full stack development
  • At least 4 years demonstrated experience with AWS cloud supported programming languages like Java, Node JS, or Python development
  • At least 2 years hands-on with AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS and DynamoDB, AWS CLI 
  • Ability to use KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, VPC
  • Fluency with CI/CD toolsets
  • 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 with strong problem solving, communication and analytical skills
  • IT experience in agile Full Life Cycle development, to include system design architecture, development, maintenance, and support
  • Experience with SOA
  • Knowledge of applicable data security principles and practices
  • Customer satisfaction orientation
  • Willingness/ability to work off-shifts (evening, night-time, weekend)
Keywords: Software Engineer, AWS, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS, DynamoDB, AWS CLI, KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, VPC, CI/CD toolsets, SOA

Job ID: 333069

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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