Job Description :
Role: Sr. Software Engineer
Duration: 6 months (Possible contract to hire)
Location: Chesterfield, MO 63017

Purpose of the role
Perform Specification, Design, Coding, Testing, Documentation in the areas of Development and Maintenance. Other tasks as directed by line or Project Manager.

Design, Coding, Testing, Documentation in the areas of Development and Maintenance
Ownership of assigned software and non-software deliverables
Liaison with Business Analysts and/or internal / external customers to ensure that requirements are understood
Production of accurate, unambiguous technical design specifications to the required level of detail in the timescales as defined by the PM
Production, preparation and execution of unit test plans
Production of efficient and fully documented code.
Production of supporting technical and installation documentation for internal and external publication
Achievement of agreed productivity targets in order to ensure developments are delivered within budget, to schedule and to defined quality standards
Completion of all necessary software and non-software components in the timescales as defined by the Project Manager
Ability to work with little day to day supervision from project and/or line manager

Quality and Adherence to Standards
Tech Specs, Code and/or Unit Test Plans produced are all in line with the Traceability Matrix/Functional Specification.
Ensure all work is reviewed to ensure adherence to the relevant development standards
Peer review and sign-off of others work
Timely and accurate reporting of project status as required by Line or Project Manager
Production and revision of accurate detailed estimates
Escalate product issues and suggest product improvements
Escalate all issues in a timely fashion
Mentor junior team members in best practices and standards

Skill Set Desired:
Looking for someone with 5+ years'' overall software development experience. We are a large SQL Server shop so strong skills with SQL Server are required.
Ideally will have healthcare or financial industry experience.
Looking for experience in Java applications with expertise in Scala and Play Framework.
Other skills in use are JavaScript, React, Node, Git, Jira, and Confluence.
Requires experience with cloud infrastructure components from AWS.
Will have ownership of assigned software deliverables.
Will be working with Business Analyst and Project Managers to ensure requirements are understood, and that deliverables are within budget, on time, and meets defined quality standards.
Will participate in peer review and sign-off of others work.

Specific Requirements:
Academic and professional qualifications
Successful completion of a Bachelor''s Degree or relevant Technical / Business Experience.
Typically 4-8 years’ experience