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Senior Agile Engineer

St. Louis, MO 63136

Posted: 04/23/2019 Employment Type: Direct Placement Job Category: Software Development Job Number: 12391

Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the St. Louis, Kansas City, and Denver Areas.


We are currently looking for a Senior Agile Engineer to join our team.


  • Assist in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Develop automated UAT and Unit Tests.


Required Qualifications
  • 5-10 years of experience.
  • Master' s or equivalent or demonstrated ability
  • A superset of agile engineer.
  • Comfortable translating business requirements into a design.
  • Knows at least a couple languages well.
  • Has shipped at least one commercially used software product.
  • Expert in at least one technical stack (e.g. web, from UI to backend DB).
  • Participated on several software projects.
  • Is the go to person for several technologies (e.g. Java, PostgreSQL, Ansible…).
  • Ability to lead a majority of the teams’ cards by themselves.
  • Ability to handle an escalation (e.g. system outage) by themselves with rare exception.
  • Participate in product support (e.g. on call if necessary).
  • Has a decent approach between getting the job done vs technical debt.
  • Understands what agile development is, could teach the ideas.
  • Ability to lead team retrospectives.
  • Ability to explain and communicate technically complicated and abstract topics to business and product teams effectively.
  • Familiarity with operating systems other than their primary.
  • Comfortable automating some parts of the product.
  • Willingness to put the needs of the team over their own.
  • Values collaboration over knowledge hoarding.
  • Willing to work onsite.
  • Willingness to experiment with development processes with an open mind.
  • Enjoys pairing.
  • Focused on learning new ways to do things rather than defending the first way they learned.
  • Alignment on the core values of agile.


Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation and holidays.

Micro services, NodeJS, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Mqtt, Postgres, Functional Programming, Distributed Programming, AWS, Docker, Linux, Redis, Websocket, Agile, TDD.

Nick Bilpush

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