Software Engineer 5
 Vienna, VA

Summary of the position:

One of our many customer(s) today is urgently looking for an experienced Software Engineer with strong skills in Java, Node JS, SQL, front end development.

Here are some of the specific details:

Job Title: Software Engineer 5

Location: Vienna VA

Duration: 5 Months +

MUST HAVE skills:

• Years of experience required

• Degrees or certifications required

• Disqualifiers • BA or BS (MSc preferred) degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related field; equivalent experience considered

• 5+ years of relevant industry / academia experience in software engineering field

• Experience developing global scalable Web services

• Effective communication skills, focusing on presentation of technical information

• Expert level programming knowledge in Java and JavaScript and ideally one more programming language (e.g. Node.js, Go, Python, .NET)

• 3+ Experience with database technologies, including SQL and NoSQL databases

• Front-end development skills using modern JavaScript frameworks and libraries

• 3+ years of experience deploying applications (across multiple versions) to a public cloud platform such as AWS. Proficiency with Linux container technology such as Docker and Kubernetes is highly desirable.

• Experience working in Agile environment, responsible for dev, build, QA, release, and support of your own software (DevOps)

• Experience working with Service Oriented Architectures, microservices, and event driven architectures strongly desired

OK with different levels – not everyone needs to be a senior level, but they need to have the ability to know their level and be compensated accordingly.

• If someone is completely junior or missing key skill sets – they can work with that if they are bright and have potential and be able to own where they are at and own their learning skill

• Big plus is container – or autoscaling within the cloud

• Servicing business and thousands of customers at a time – need to be able to scale up for the needs at the right moment

• Nice to have AWS experience - or general cloud experience but need to explain how to use and why

• Manager really wants candidate to explain the technology they have used – if they are light, that’s OK but they need to be aware of that

Top 3 must-have hard skills

• Level of experience with each

• Stack-ranked by importance

1 Java experience – be able to pass a coding skillset (if someone is more junior – they are OK to pass the coding test in a different language)

2 JavaScript – web application development – HTML

3 Experience with Micro services, deploying the mirco services into scalable environment

• Best vs. average

• Performance indicators

Best Java – JavaScript and Micro services

Average – missing one or two but can learn and know where they are at technical

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About us

“Latitude 36” is a national, full-service staffing services firm headquartered near Nashville, TN. We specialize in recruiting solutions for Information Technology and Healthcare positions. Founded in 2000, our clients include Fortune 1000 and privately held companies. Latitude 36 acknowledges that at the end of the day, it is our consultants’ success that validates our worth. As a prospective Latitude 36 consultant, you can be assured that we will only submit you to positions that you are qualified for. We promise to get your exclusive permission prior to submitting you to every opportunity. We take time to know your value and have your best interest at heart – even before you sign the dotted line. As a Latitude 36 consultant, you will always receive the utmost respect, sincere gratitude and friendly service.

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