Senior Software Engineer – 4915

Our client, North America’s fastest growing pet insurance provider is looking for a software engineer to lead company-wide systems redesign efforts including integration with both internal and external systems.  Requires experience building successfully scalable systems to support rapid growth of the company.  Our systems include claims handling applications, internal service oriented messaging platform, CRM system, sales website, and applications in veterinary hospitals.

Key Responsibilities Include:

The software engineer is responsible and accountable for the design and quality of solutions developed at our client.  This includes both hands-on development of IT technology solution architectures, leading and mentoring software engineers, as well as management of teams involved in solution development.

Qualifications

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s level degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or appropriate work experience required
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in design and implementation of application infrastructures and architectures required
  • Minimum 8 years of technical experience developing .NET solutions required
  • Experience with software and infrastructure change management, release management, and source code configuration control required

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with the business analyst, business leaders, and SMEs to ensure solutions meet business needs
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of what it means to design using S.O.L.I.D. principles
  • Understanding of software engineering methodologies
  • Expert software development skills in .NET and C# (3.5 or newer)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft-centric SDLC development tools (TFS, Octopus, etc.)
  • Ability to lead a team of software developers (if needed)
  • High level of understanding in at least a few of the following:
    • Designing RESTful Web Services-based API
    • Microsoft SQL Server and ORMs (Entity Framework 6)
    • NoSQL experience (MongoDB & REDIS)
    • Microsoft WPF using MVVM pattern
    • Microsoft Web API & Microsoft ASP.NET MVC
    • Enterprise Service Bus concept
    • IOC Containers (Castle Windsor or StructureMap or Ninject or Autofac or Unity, etc.)
    • Queuing technology, Rhino Queues or SQL Service Broker
    • Unit testing. Familiarity with a mocking frameworks (MOQ or Visual Studio Mocking Framework, etc.)
    • Familiarity with SOLR or ElasticSearch

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Please only apply if you live in the Greater Seattle Area
  • We cannot sponsor H1-B visas at this time
  • We are not looking to expand our current list of preferred Corp-to-Corp vendors at this time