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Database Design Engineer in Bloomfield, CT at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  941109



Summary



Our Client is looking for exceptional data engineers/developers in our Data & Analytics organization. The Full-stack Engineer is responsible for the delivery of a business need end-to-end starting from understanding the requirements to deploying the software into production. This role requires you to be fluent in some of the critical technologies with proficiency in others and have a hunger to learn on the job and add value to the business. Critical attributes of being a full-stack engineer among others is Ownership & Accountability.



In addition to Delivery, the full-stack engineer should have an automation first and continuous improvement mindset.  He/She should drive the adoption of CI/CD tools and support the improvement of the tools sets/processes.


 
[THIS SECTION IS FOR A SPECIFIC OVERVIEW OF THE TEAM’S DELIVERABLES AND THE FOCUS OF WHAT THE TEAM WORKS ON WITHIN IT AND WITH THE BUSINESS – AND HOW THEY IMPACT THE CUSTOMER].
 
Behaviors of a full stack engineer:
Full stack engineers are able to articulate clear business objectives aligned to technical specifications and work in an iterative, agile pattern daily. They have ownership over their work tasks, and embrace interacting with all levels of the team and raise challenges when necessary. We aim to be cutting-edge engineers – not institutionalized developers.
 

Key Characteristics


Minimize 'meetings' to get requirements and have direct business interactions
Write referenceable & modular code 
Design and architect the solution independently
Be fluent in particular areas and have proficiency in many areas
Have a passion to learn
Take ownership and accountability 
Understands when to automate and when not to
Have a desire to simplify
Be entrepreneurial / business minded
Have a quality mindset, not just code quality but also to ensure ongoing data quality by monitoring data to identify problems before they have business impact
Take risks and champion new ideas
 

Qualifications


2+ years being part of Agile teams – Scrum or Kanban
3+ years of working in an object-oriented language: C, C++, Java, Scala, or other OO compiled language
3+ years in Web development frameworks like React, Angular, other Node.js based systems, Django, React-native, etc.
2+ years of scripting (JavaScript, Python, R, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
3+ years of database – SQL
Experience with Git/SVN
Experience with big data technologies a plus, such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark
Excellent troubleshooting skills
Strong communication skills
Fluent in BDD and TDD development methodologies
Work in an agile CI/CD environment (Jenkins experience a plus)
Knowledge and/or experience with Health care information domains is a plus
 
Education
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, at least eight, typically ten or more years of solid, diverse work experience in IT with a minimum of six years experience application program development, or the equivalent in education and work experience.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EEO Employer
Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.