Sr Software Engineer

Spectrum Englewood, CO
JOB SUMMARY

The Software Engineer role is responsible for hands-on development of applications, services, and various web properties. The ideal candidate is comfortable working on UI/UX customer facing applications as well as building and integrating with various back-end services to support tools and websites.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the consumer experience

Design, implement, and deliver solutions for users

Actively and independently acquire knowledge of new development technologies in areas such as video, security, advanced JAVA concepts and tools, and other niches

Work closely with the development, product, deployment, and test teams to respond, clarify or define specific application behavior, look/feel and function

Work from detailed application requirements and collaborate with project /development teams to ensure quality function, features and user experience

Develop, modify, enhance and implement software solutions designed to support new or existing business initiatives

Influence system design by identifying and recommending design and requirements needs for software enhancements

Test software to ensure proper and efficient execution and adherence to business and technical requirements

Write code that meets the production requirements and design specifications

Ensure code is error free, documented and unit tested

Participate in design and wireframe review to provide a technical perspective on implementation

Ensure alignment between the business operational strategies and technical solutions

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and OO Design

In-depth understanding of JAVA, JSON, SDKs, JUnit, and related development technologies

Experience in web services technology desirable

Experience with consuming and understanding of various messaging protocols

Ability to learn new technologies quickly and take on challenging research opportunities

Solid understanding of best practices in embedded applications

Knowledge of Agile development methodologies

Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously

Ability to prioritize and organize effectively

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent analytical and troubleshooting abilities

Education

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

Related Work Experience

3+ years professional development experience.

2+ years of Java experience; well versed in Java 7 and later.

1+ years familiarity with an IDE of choice.

1+ years experience supporting a product or service in production.

WORKING CONDITIONS

Office environment