Senior Software Engineer

Employer
VideoBlocks
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
May 23, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Senior Software EngineerWe are looking for a software engineer to join our team of developers and help design and build our increasingly complex architecture. You will work on a team of top-notch engineers responsible for supporting the tech behind our current and future web properties. If you are looking for a place where, on any given day, you could be architecting Docker containers for a production environment, tuning Elasticsearch for an optimized search algorithm, deploying auto-scaling servers in AWS, writing new features in PHP/MySQL and Node.js/Mongo, soldering servo drivers for your latest hackathon project, or problem-solving with marketing and analytics to troubleshoot the latest data anomaly, then this is the place for you!RESPONSIBILITIES Develop features within Agile/Scrum environment for our core products and supporting technologiesPractice test-driven development with regular participation in code reviews and design reviewsCome up with fun projects for our regular hackathonsCommunicate directly with our Product, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Finance, and Content teams regularly to refine requirements and develop featuresBe a team player! Be honest, give regular constructive feedback, come up with team activities, etc. Help the team grow and help VideoBlocks grow youREQUIREMENTSBA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or a suitable technical certification2+ years of professional software development experienceProficient in any structured and object-oriented programming languages (we're language agnostic), relational databases, or NoSQL databasesDemonstrated ability to problem solve and develop large-scale software productsCommunication, presentation and interpersonal skillsAbility to collaborate with people at all levels across functions*THIS JOB WILL BE RELOCATING TO ARLINGTON VA IN JULY 2017VideoBlocks does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.