Job Description :
Position Title: Sr. Software Engineer - Cloud
Location: Aurora, IL or Atlanta, GA
Duration:6+ months

New Product Development – Cloud Development team is looking for a highly motivated, hands on Senior Software Engineer to build the next generation of connected smart home products. You will be part of collaborative engineering team developing and continuously improving our Cloud implementation for connected products. The nature of the position requires the candidate to have excellent communication skills, strong technical and debugging skills, along with a drive to make a difference.


Qualifications:

5+ years software development experience with commercial Cloud deployments supporting connected products for high volume, high quality consumer electronics market. Track record of designing, developing, and deploying consumer-facing Cloud implementations is a must.
Deep understanding of software engineering principles and strong software architecture. IOT, distributed systems experience a plus.
Must have mastery of Linux,Git, Erlang/Elixir, Python, Salt-Stack
Must have mastery of AWS Services (EC2/VPC/RDS/SNS/IAM) with a minimum of 1 production cloud system delivered to production within the last 5 years (examples required
Open-source contributions available online for review. Mastery of C/C++, ]AWS IoT Services and experience with Jira/Confluence or similar Agile tools are desirable skills
Experience with Redis, Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, Phoenix Framework (for Elixir), MessagePack, asymmetric cryptography, symmetric cryptography, Jenkins is preferred


Responsibilities
Responsible to develop and maintain cloud service for connected IoT devices
Designs, troubleshoots and refines system on a continuous basis. Is hands-on, dives deep as need arises. Enables continuous integration/testing/deployment
Maintains alignment with architect and other engineering leaders.
Closely interacts with Architects, test teams, customer support teams.
Keeps an eye on fragile areas, and strives for robustness of software and product. Is excited about problem solving
Zealous about high quality, high interaction consumer product.
Advocate for the end user
Self-motivated and obsessively passionate and inquisitive, and seek to solve everyday problems in innovative ways.
Highly focused, with the ability to deliver solid work on tight schedules.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
Excellent analytical, programming and debugging skills.
Ability to ramp up quickly on both new technologies and existing technologies.
Travel required: up to 10% domestic.

Education
BS degree in Computer Science, or equivalent.
Must be able to demonstrate mastery of Linux, Git, Erlang/Elixir