Job Description :
Role: Senior Golang Software Engineer-
Type: Contract (6-month SOW)
Role Location: Remote
Visa Requirements: US Citizen – GC – GC EAD (No Sponsorship)
Interview Process:
1. 30 min. Phone Screening
2. 60 min. Technical Screen

They MUST have recent Golang + Java + AWS Lambda.

The Senior Software Developer should thrive on solving challenges associated with creating new products and developing intellectual property. Our teams are comprised of successful people that enjoy solving problems, engaging in substantive technical discussions and have passion for their work. We have very high expectations in terms of skill, motivation, self-organization and productivity. We look for people who excel working in groups, virtual and collocated, as well as those who are comfortable with fast paced agile development.

Understand product requirements and create solutions involving investigation, design, programming and testing
Perform programming/scripting in a variety of languages on multiple Platforms including Linux
Design and develop highly-reliable services in AWS for real-time data delivery
Perform software testing and debugging to create high quality deliverables
Maintain or create documentation
Assist in creating and deploying software solutions

Knowledge and Skills:
Advanced Go and JAVA coding experience with web services and other long running multi-threaded services (channels and sync)
AWS Lambda
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Must be a team player with good collaboration skills
Experience with Agile development concepts
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Development experience with AWS cloud services (ECS, SQS, EFS a plus)
Experience with Docker, Git, MongoDB/SQL/Redis a plus
Exposure to Atlassian stack tools (Jira, Confluence, etc
Experience with Lucene or other search libraries nice to have

Education and work experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a related engineering field
5+ years’ experience in Go language programming
8+ years’ experience in overall software development and distributed applications
Location: Herndon, VA with possibility of remote work