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2156 Senior Software Engineer (Java)

Location: Beaverton, OR

Description:
Our client is one of the industry leaders in the Electronic Freight Matching Business. Your experience as a Software Engineer, coupled with your out of the box problem solving skills, will be directly helping goods and products get transported all over the nation and beyond. This company truly values its employees, and believes in strong work-life balance. Further, you would be working with a bunch of very sharp people who are empowered by management. Also, they have a beautiful new office specifically designed to be Agile/Scrum and collaboration-friendly.  If this is the kind of position and company you’d be interested in - please send your resume to careers@itmotives.com. We value diversity in the workplace and encourage women, minorities, and veterans to apply. Thank you.

Job Type: FTE

Additional Information:
The Role:
A Senior Software Engineer here is responsible for designing and implementing the software that drives our SaaS platform.  In this role, you will work with cutting edge tools to develop code that is reliable, maintainable, and scalable.  You’ll work full stack, from building microservices in AWS, to creating compelling experiences in the web.

Responsibilities:
- Work across the stack to from UI to database
- Design and develop REST APIs
- Leverage AWS to deliver efficient, cloud-native solutions
- Write unit, integration, and functional tests, and guide others in doing the same
- Participate in design/code reviews
- Translate business needs and requirements into technical specifications
- Document software designs and project tasks
- Review functional requirements and analyze their impact on schedule and software design

Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
- 4+ years experience in software development
- Experience developing and deploying in AWS
- Solid knowledge of Java, and experience using frameworks such as Spring to develop APIs
- Experience developing REST APIs according to established best practices
- Experience using a modern development framework such as React or Angular to build web UIs
- Working knowledge of JavaScript, experience with Node.js a plus
- Expert understanding of software design principles and patterns, and experience applying them
- Outstanding interpersonal and written communication skills
- Commitment to ongoing professional development and learning
- High productivity and effective time management
- Experience with Scrum/Agile SDLC