What would a normal day for this position look like??
• 75% of the time actually doing the developing
• The remainder of the day is Iteration Planning, Retrospectives, Showcases, and Design Sessions
What are the MUST have skills and technologies that you are looking for in a candidate?
Must have 8-10 years of relevant systems software engineering experience
• BS/MS in computer science or engineering (or equivalent professional experience)
• Experience with large-scale distributed systems and web oriented architectures
• NodeJS required
• Alexa skills kit ideal
• Google Dialogue flow ideal
• AWS Lambda
• Experience with JSON/RESTful services and best practices therein
• Collaborating with downstream consumers and upstream providers to establish sound API contracts
• Pair Programming (Social skills)
• Test Driven Development (TDD)
• Infrastructure Automation (Jenkins in particular)
What are the soft skills that you feel candidate's must-have in order to be successful in this role?
• Social Skills
• Sense of humor