Lead Software Engineer

Employer
Software AG
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
May 18, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Lead Software Engineer Reston US ABOUT THE JOB Contribute to overall design and development efforts for all major, minor, and maintenance releases of wM products to ensure they perform as PM and R&D defined and customers required. Responsibilities: As a lead engineer, contributes, frequently in a lead capacity, in areas of technical specialty to the deliverable associated with the wM products while also providing guidance and direction to less senior staff members on a routine basis.Performs and coordinates some of the following types of responsibilities: requirement analysis, design analysis, programming, software integration, documentation, test and evaluation, engineering design/analysis, and other technical types of tasks.Assists other staffs in supporting marketing and client interactions as needed. ABOUT YOU Skills and Experience Familiar with software testing methodology, some exposure to commercial testing tools a plusWorking knowledge of Software Development Life CycleFamiliar with Web Services, REST technology, a plusCollaborative working style, familiarity with Agile development methodologiesStrong troubleshooting skills and willingness to put the customer firstSolid verbal and written communication skillsAttention to detail and commitment to qualityCapable of managing his/her own tasks with minimal supervision Professional Experience in year(s): 8 Education: BS in Computer Science, or equivalent IT Skills: Basic knowledge of MS Windows, Linux, and/or other Unix flavored system.Familiar with Internet technology, client server systems, and general web applications Languages: Object-Orient Programming Languages, Java required.SQL, XML WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT The employees are smart, friendly and welcomingFree underground parking - never get wet or shovel snowHealth Insurance starts your first day on the jobThree weeks paid vacation & three weeks paid sick leave10 paid holidays (including a floating holiday and a community service day)401(k) Plan with up to 5% employer matchBusiness Casual officeKitchen on every floor with cable TV - also, subsidized snacks & cold drinks Software AG is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, religion, color, marital status, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. Click on the link to view the full EEO statement -130491.pdf