Job Description :
Immediate need for Software Engineer/Developer with experience in the Banking & Financial Domain. This is 6+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is in Richmond/McLean, VA Please review the job description below.

Job ID: 20-07198
Skills: Python scripting, CI/ CD Pipeline, NodeJS/ ReactJS/ Java/ Go, Jenkins, AWS/ Azure, Docker/ Container, DevOps, Software API development, Automation testing, Chef/ Ansible, Python/ Groovy/ Java/ Go

Job Description:
We are looking for an experienced software engineering technologist who is passionate about software development and automation that wants to be part of the team providing a centrally supported portfolio of scaled, integrated services in our cloud-hosted infrastructure. The role resides within a highly motivated, fast-paced team comprised of engineers tasked with providing enterprise CI/CD tools that are used by software developers, quality engineers, data analysts and other technology users.

Develop automation tools, scripts or software for maintaining each platform. This includes development of API''s and UI''s to support self-service for feature teams
Design and develop automation workflows, performing unit tests and conducting reviews to make sure your work is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for platform performance and resiliency, while constantly assessing the overall quality
of delivered components.
Automate the provisioning of environments in AWS, building infrastructure from the ground up with Terraform and deploying applications using Docker containers.
Clearly communicate technical information to stakeholders. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must due to the dynamic nature of collaborations with leadership, vendors, and other engineering teams, solving complex business problems together.
Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, and mentor other members of the development community to continuously improve our software engineering practices.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent military experience
AWS or Azure Professional Certification
3 years of experience in software development, including deep knowledge of at least one of the following languages: JavaScript (Node/React), Python or Groovy
3 years of experience in application monitoring and log analytics tools (Datadog, New Relic, Splunk, ELK), with a solid understanding of how to implement effective automated application monitoring and system in a Commercial off the Shelf platform
5 years working with cloud based infrastructure in AWS (EC2, S3, RDS, SNS, etc
3 years building with infrastructure-as-code and configuration management tools (CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, etc
3 years of experience with using container technologies or deploying a micro-services architecture

Our client is a leading Banking & Financial Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.