Job Description :
Company Overview:
Pactera is a consulting and technology services provider with global headquarters strategically located in China and regional headquarters in North America, Asia Pacific and Europe. Since 1995, Pactera has been delivering world-class business IT consulting solutions and outsourcing services to global clients, including a wide range of Fortune 500 companies. With more than 26,000 employees worldwide, the company''s global footprint encompasses a diverse offering of technologies, services and business models focused on providing clients a holistic digital vision to drive business outcomes and transform user experience. This is a long term contract opportunity with decent pay for one of the Fortune 500 Clients. Local WA and W-2 Candidates are highly preferred.

Job Description:
As a Junior Software Development Engineer on the Content Marketing team, you are part of a highly collaborative team responsible for Client''s content and merchandising platform. This is a mission-critical suite of applications that operates at global scale, serving highly dynamic content to 56 markets in 30 languages, handling millions of requests per day, all with industry leading page performance. You apply expert-level knowledge of CS principles and web development best practices every day to constantly innovate and improve the platform. You seek to automate, instrument, and make data driven decisions. You strive to enable our business partners and end-customers connect in new ways that helps everyone succeed.

Responsibilities:

* Design, implement, and test the various applications that comprise our content and merchandising platform

* Continuously refine existing systems to improve their reliability, performance, and manageability

* Provide operational support for critical customer-facing systems as well as internal APIs/tools.

* Collaboratively design and document next generation systems.


Requirements:

* BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Math, or equivalent degree

* Must have 10+ years of relevant full-time software engineering experience

* Expert level knowledge in the full Microsoft stack DANNET, C#, ASP.NET MVC/Web API, IIS), preference for familiarity with .NET Core, Java, Python.

* Expert level knowledge of front-end languages and frameworks (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, NodeJS, ReactJS, Bootstrap)

* Experience with multiple data platforms is a plus (MS SQL, Hadoop, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc

* Experience with ELK stack (Kibana) and monitoring tools like New Relic is a plus.

* Strong knowledge of CI/CD tools and best practices (Jenkins, Pipelines, Powershell

* Familiarity with Agile (Scrum) software development, Git/GitHub, and related tools (preferably JIRA)

* Comfortable with Git

* Passion for self-driven, continuous learning both in and out of the office

* Excellent communication skills are required to be able to convey technical issues and details to non-technical users.

Location: Kirkland, WA

Duration: Long-Term