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Senior Software Engineer - Cloud

Kansas City, MO 64198

Posted: 03/11/2019 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Job Category: Software Development Job Number: 12235

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, Dallas and Denver Area.


We are currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer - Cloud to join our team.


Job Description
  • Strong contributor in the analysis, design, and implementation of enterprise technology solutions for complex projects, utilizing broad industry awareness and expertise.
  • Proficient at contributing to alternative analysis, including assisting with researching  vendor solutions, development platforms, third-party frameworks, and best practices.
  • Advanced skill at implementing complex systems and software components, in compliance with industry and System standards, which meet customer needs and expectations with respect to key project/product performance measures, quality, schedule, and cost.
  • Requires the ability to independently design, develop, and document solutions, while adhering to all applicable standards (e.g. architectural, coding, security).
  • Proficient at analyzing business requirements and creating technical designs and specifications for independent implementation.
  • Seek guidance and mentoring from lead staff during the implementation phase, to ensure implementations meet design specifications and adhere to established standards.
  • Advanced skill at creating estimates, work breakdown structures, and resource assignments on assigned development tasks.
  • Collaboratively work with leads to incorporate development activities into master delivery schedule.
  • Advanced skill at consulting with customers in a support role or when assisting more senior level staff in the formulation of technology strategies in collaboration with business partners.
  • Develops strong partnerships and relationships with business customers and key  stakeholders.
  • Proficient at leading by example and routinely demonstrates high performance in the  areas of customer service, collaboration, team work, and reliability.
  • Advanced skill at communicating status and progress on assignments.
  • Raise issues and  risks in a timely fashion and effectively contributes to mitigating activities.
  • Provide on call production support for a critical application.


Required  Qualifications:
  • Typically requires six to eight years of hands-on, professional software development experience in building highly scalable online services frameworks.
  • Six years’ experience in multiple programming languages and frameworks (Java, Python, TypeScript.)
  • 3 years hands-on development experience building complex event processing systems and microservices.
  • Required technologies: PySpark, Spring Cloud.  Preferred Terraform, Docker, AWS SQS/Kinesis, AWS Lambda, AWS DynamoDB.  
  • Bachelor’ s degree from an accredited college or university with specialization in an information technology  field.
  • Established knowledge with Industry software development methodologies, standards and architecture frameworks.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt and learn new technologies.
  • Moderate project management skills.
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to explain complex technical information to technical and non-technical contacts.
  • Excellent planning and organization skills.
  • Excellent initiative, innovative thinking skills, and the ability to analyze details and adopt a big-picture view.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills, including the ability to think logically and analytically.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively build relationships; promote, and work well in a collaborative team environment and influence others.
  • United States Citizenship is required for this position.


Preferred Qualifications
  • Prior experience managing the software development lifecycle using GIT preferred.
  • Experience with REST API’ s and  webservice solutions is a distinct advantage.


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.
AWS, Docker

Krystal Dozier

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