Senior Software Engineer


Posted: 09/08/2022

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**This is a Contract Role***

SQA Group is a tech and advisory services firm helping companies maximize two business differentiators — quality and data. We help both tech and business leaders see around corners, stand-up new capabilities, and elevate software quality and data as competitive advantages that help drive towards next.

SQA is partnering with a leading commercial insurer in Providence, RI to help support their development of technology solutions. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with GIS experience to work on our cross-platform software libraries. The ideal candidate will have experience in writing C# code, Python code and Javascript for a variety of platforms. They will also have prior knowledge of software library encapsulation and construction. Previous experience with the Agile SDLC methodology is preferred.

What You Bring

  • Commitment to delivery
  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to collaborate openly within a fast-moving team
  • A deep desire to learn and apply technology in a pragmatic way to create client value
  • Experience designing and building systems that are maintainable, evolvable, and highly tested
  • 3+ years of in-depth experience in object-oriented business application design and development in a multi-tiered environment
  • Strong proficiency with C#, .NET, data structures, basic algorithms and applying object-oriented principles and design patterns
  • Strong proficiency with Python 3 and commonly used geospatial toolsets
  • Strong proficiency with Javascript and experience in developing software library packages for Javascript environments
  • A strong understanding of design patterns and structural code
  • Self-motivated to stay ahead of development technologies, tools, and implementation patterns and a desire to share this
  • Experience in Unit Testing frameworks
  • Experience in Version Control tools like GIT and IDE like VS Code, Visual Studio

What You’ll Do

  • On a daily basis construct code and unit tests in C#, Python or Javascript to implement library features according to an established technical design
  • Collaborate with the dev lead on the technical design direction of the libraries, advise them on potential directions and opportunities of feature implementation
  • Participate in technical refinement ceremonies, identify inter-sprint technical dependencies and raise dependency risks that may need to be mitigated during PI planning
  • Contribute to the design of library features according to acceptance criteria outlined by the product owners
  • Create automated tests for testing features, including a variety of code paths and stress testing corner cases
  • Release code to the dev lead for reviewing and publishing to library consumers

Thank you for your interest in pursuing a career at SQA Group! This role is fully remote. SQA Group is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. The primary duties and responsibilities above are intended to describe those functions that are essential to the performance of this job. This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.