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The Learning Corp

Principal Software Engineer

– Newton, Massachusetts
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Your Responsibilities

  • Apply industry best practices and creativity to effectively architect, design, implement and support SaaS software products and services of high complexity.
  • Help define and enforce development practices, including unit tests and code reviews.
  • Work on problems where analysis requires evaluation of multiple factors of the overall product and service.
  • Work collaboratively with engineering leadership, product managers, designers, and other stakeholders.
  • Drive design and architecture decisions for the project.
  • Promote and drive innovation in technologies, processes, and tools.
  • Mentor junior team members.

‪About You

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Emotional maturity and a positive can-do attitude.
  • Comfort working in an extremely fast-paced and rapidly evolving start-up environment
  • Pride in writing well-structured, well-commented, and maintainable code.
  • Good architectural judgment while incorporating security, performance, and scalability in the product.
  • Respected and acknowledged as an expert by peers.
  • Ability to collaborate with everybody including people with disparate views so as to arrive at the best possible solution.

Your Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience developing, maintaining and innovating large scale web apps and services with at least 2 years in a technical lead role.
  • Substantial experience with Java, Spring Boot and AWS, Messaging frameworks like RabbitMQ or Kafka, Micro-services, serverless and other architectures, unit testing & test-driven development (TDD), software design & architecture, Agile Development especially SCRUM, relational database technology and NoSQL (including an understanding of trade-offs).
  • Some experience with modern JavaScript web application frameworks like React is a plus
  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience
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  • Location
    Newton, Massachusetts
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
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