Software Engineer- Perl, SQL, XML, Linux, Postgres

for Nexgen Wireless in Schaumburg, IL

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Skills:
Perl, SQL, XML, Linux, Postgres 
Location:
Schaumburg, IL
Area Code:
847 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
Based on experience 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
3-27-2014 
Position ID:
372030 
Dice ID:
10512378 

Responsibilities:

  • Design and support existing features and services in Perl for our extremely high-volume application.
  • Troubleshoot application issues as they arise, providing possible solutions along with risk assessment as appropriate.
  • Conduct and participate in design and code reviews.

Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or higher.
  • 5 years professional development experience, with 3+ years’ experience LAMP development with Perl.
  • Extensive database design and programming skills (Postgres a plus).
  • Experience in loading large volume of XML data into a database.
  • Experience with Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1) a plus.
  • Practical working knowledge of at least 1 other language (Java preferred).
  • Thorough understanding and practical application of OO concepts and design patterns.
  • Expert level debugging and profiling skills, both at the application and systems level.
  • Experience with CVS, Subversion or other revision control system.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, with ability to explain technical design, concepts and risks to both developers and non-developers alike.
  • Proven track record of delivering high impact, complex projects on time with an extremely low defect rate.
  • Knowledge of telecommunications networks (wireless) a plus.
  • Working familiarity with front-end technologies (HTML, CSS, Javascript).
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others.
Nexgen Wireless