Software Engineer in Canonsburg, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/19/2020

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer with our industry-leading client in Pittsburgh, PA

**Remote start; on-site post-COVID.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Work collaboratively to write high quality, testable code that meets the Definition of Done:
  • Strive to meet team commitments
  • Adopt a Test-First approach to software development, where possible in which the test is developed before the code
  • Participate in design and code reviews with other engineers
  • Create automated unit, system and acceptance tests
  • Participate in test plan reviews
  • Perform unit/module testing of software
  • Actively support and contribute to end of iteration demos
  • Responsible for assigned integration, testing and deployment tasks
  • Work with product management to scope and estimate product enhancements
  • Design, implement, unit test software, and test software following defined processes
  • Fix software defects (internal or customer reported) following defined process
  • Scope of work is typically at the product component/feature level
  • Actively foster continuous team improvement in self and team:
  • Contribute to team retrospectives; Help to identify and resolve team impediments
  • Take ownership of problems and continuously strive to become a better problem solver
  • Write and maintain documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections
  • Actively participate in the ongoing change management process as  business and technical scope is adjusted


  • Actively participate in the ongoing change management process as business and technical scope is adjusted
  • Demonstrates high personal integrity and ability to earn trust from others
  • Demonstrates a growth mindset, seeks feedback often and is effective in continuous personal and professional development
  • Participating in self directed learning activities aimed at developing expertise within technical domain, including reading relevant publications, participating in domain forums or groups etc
  • Innovation - anticipates and looks for creative ways to solve problems; is proactive, seeks out and applies best practices.
  • 2+ years of hands on software development experience in SaaS.
  • 3+ years of software development experience on cloud-based environments for applications including expertise in building large and distributed systems.
  • Deep knowledge and recent extensive experience with Microsoft core development technologies with special aptitude towards .NET technologies (C# Dot Net, Dot Net Core based development for cloud platform) and SQL development (Oracle)
  • Experience with analysis, specification, design, development, testing, and deployment of software systems
  • Must be well-versed in SOA design patterns (e.g., Event-driven architecture, Complex Event Processing, In-Memory Caching, Canonical Data Modeling, Model-View-Controller);
  • Experience development Rest APIs and related debugging tools.
  • Experience in windows form development using C# Dot Net
  • Advanced design/debugging/coding skills
  • Complex problem solving skills
  • Communications and organization skills
  • Demonstrate Teamwork, Leadership skills and ability
  • Demonstrate Coaching and mentoring skills
  • Builds Secure applications and adheres to security standards
  • Explore new tools to optimize work
  • Typically 5 or more years of related professional experience.
  • Experience in Azure would be preferred.

Job ID: 346893

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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