Sr Software Engineer in Eden Prairie, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/4/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  973733

Description: Polaris/Cirrus
Sr Software Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:

  • •Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development and testing

  • •Design and implement performance and operational enhancements

  • •Design reusable components, frameworks and libraries

  • •Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance

  • •Troubleshoot production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as require

  • •Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions

  • •Participate in an Agile/Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software releases every 2 weeks through Sprints

  • •Mentor and guide other software engineers within the team

  • •Work with a team of software engineers for one or more Agile scrum teams assigned to work on the project

  • •Designs, codes, tests, debug, and documents software, and enhance existing components to ensure that software meets business needs

  • •Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable, and maintainable software and should be able to clearly articulate the implications of design/architectural decisions, issues and plans to technology leadership

  • •Provide hands-on leadership, coaching, mentoring, and software engineering best practices to junior software engineers

  • •Develop reusable patterns and encourage innovation that will enable team velocity

  • •Collaborate on the design with other team members and product owners, both inside and outside the scrum team

  • •Estimate engineering work effort for engineering team and effectively identify and prioritize the high impact tasks

  • •Conduct design and code reviews to ensure code developed meets coding best practices guidelines, unit testing, security, and scalability and maintainability guidelines
  • Participate in on-call Dev-Ops support rotation

  • 4+ years of Java or Object Oriented programming language experience
  • 2+ years experience with automated unit testing technologies (such as JUnit, Spock, or similar)
  • 2+ years experience with relational databases and SQL
  • 2+ years experience in one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)
  • Excellent written communication skills and ability to document technical content

  • Experience with Spring framework
  • Experience with APIs/microservices
  • Experience as a team lead
  • Experience performing code reviews
  • Experience with Groovy
  • Experience with Spock
  • Understanding of non-functional system specifications and requirements
  • Four year degree in computer science or equivalent experience

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