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Lead Software Engineer in Baltimore, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is one of the largest  investment newsletter publishers in the world. They are building a new type of web based product for investors combining proprietary analysis, publicly available content, portfolio optimization, advanced analytics, and execution services. This is a great opportunity for engineers who want to develop a new innovative product from the ground up using current cloud based technologies that will reach millions of users. They are currently seeking a Lead Full Stack Engineer to join their team.
Responsibilities:

  • Participate in software design and architecture sessions and own the overall technical design along with the systems architect.
  • Develop the software engineering project plan.
  • Lead developer
  • Communicate engineering issues and requirements to management and other stakeholders
  • Work with managing director to develop timelines, milestones and level of effort
  • Assist with recruiting and managing the rest of the engineering team

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in design and development of Java server applications.
  • 2 years of AWS development experience
  • Ability to quickly gain expertise in a new technology
  • Strong understanding of data structures and design patterns (Collections, DI, IoC, MVC, TDD etc)
  • Good coding habits (writing quality unit tests, comments, thoughtful naming, use of patterns where appropriate, etc.)
  • Experience in developing Web Services and APIs (SOAP/REST)
  • Experience with HTML/CSS/jQuery/Ajax
  • Experience with security frameworks
  • Experience with relational database systems (MS-SQL, MySQL, Oracle) 
  • Experience with performance tuning

Desirable Skills:

  • Agile/ Scrum experience.
  • Experience working with real-time financial data
  • Experience with data-intensive distributed applications.
  • Knowledge of the investment space.
  • Experience with NLD and Machine Learning
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (MongoDB, CouchDB, Dynamo DB, Redis)

Education:

  • BS in Computer Science or Mathematics  

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com.