FullStack Lead - AWS

Software FullStack, Java/J2EE, AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS and DynamoDB, AWS CLI, KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, Docker Containers, MFA. CI/CD
Contract W2, C2H Independent, C2H W2
Depends On Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

CompuGain is an Information Technology and Business Consulting firm providing project-based solutions, software solutions and professional staffing services.

Position: FullStack Lead - AWS
Location: Reston, VA
Duration: Contract to Hire

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the development and implementation of solutions, based on a set of standards, patterns and processes which establish consistency across the enterprise data, reduce risk, and promote efficiencies in support of the organization’s goals and objectives. 
  • Develop full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks that improve the ability of the CB IT delivery teams to efficiently deliver solutions with quality. 
  • Responsible from coordinating and developing the continuous integration for the application source code and constantly seeking to enhance the continuous integration methods of the team to ensure extremely high quality of code. 
  • Seek out learning of new technologies and become a mentor to more junior team members.
  • Provide feedback on the team’s performance and challenges that the team is facing. 
  • Work with other teams’ engineers to build a streamline solution for external integration requirements. 
  • Write complex code, build infrastructure as code, work with immutable “cloud” based environments, and build the supporting automated toolsets to test and deploy the systems they develop. 
  • Responsible for the quality of their work; will develop and implement a set of quality criteria and the associated validation method to ensure that any deliverable meets the expected quality levels of our customers, use quality management to ensure quality levels are maintained, seek new approaches and techniques to improve quality levels, employ reviews and observations to maintain the quality and continuous improvement process, and analyze the impact of quality control and quality assurance on project performance. 
  • Use metrics to establish feasibility of new initiatives and develop plans, including budget, sequencing and time frames. 
  • Actively review their own and the team’s work processes and implements improvements seen from other teams or in industry to drive continuous improvement of the team’s efficiency, speed, and quality.  The candidate will also take responsibility for creating design specifications, unit testing, and preparing technical documentation. 


Education/Experience:

  • A Master’s degree preferred in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS 
  • 10 years of experience in software systems, programming, database development, and infrastructure development and administration Minimum 7 years demonstrated experience with full stack development 
  • 8+ years demonstrated experience with AWS cloud supported programming languages like Java, Node JS, or Python development
  • 2+ years hands-on with AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS and DynamoDB, AWS CLI
  • Ability to use or learn: KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, Docker Containers, MFA. 
  • Fluency with CI/CD toolsets such as: AWS Codestar, Jenkins, Ansible, CloudFormation, BitBucket, Artifactory 
  • In-depth technical knowledge of networks, storage systems and computing platforms including Amazon AWS, .NET, C#, Windows. 
  • Working knowledge of distributed architectural design patterns 
  • Strong and evolving competence in several programming languages and technologies, working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments
  • Experience with large enterprise software projects, from conception to delivery
  • Strong problem solving and analytic skill. Ability to handle multiple projects and assignments simultaneously and effectively in a cross-functional team environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication capabilities. Skillful at facilitation and negotiation
  • Strong customer service orientation, with an ability to clearly discern client needs 
  • Ability to effectively respond to technical questions and issues – i.e., effective in communicating complex technology concepts to diverse (both technical and non-technical) audiences at all levels in the organization 
  • Passion for technology, with an ability to understand and assess new technologies, and their potential applicability to business needs in an efficient, effective manner.
     

Preferred Skills:

  • Expertise in the knowledge of programming languages, relational databases, and NoSQL databases 
  • Experience building infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation or similar scripting techniques
  • Familiarity with monitoring tool suites like DataDog, SumoLogic, NewRelic, and Nagios
  • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments 
  • Strong practical Linux based systems administration skills and scripting experience in a Cloud based environment 
  • Experience with automated testing tools (i.e. Selenium, Cucumber) are a plus


Thanks & Regards,
Abdul Aijaz
CompuGain
12901 Worldgate Drive - Suite 510
Herndon, Virginia  20170
| 703.454.0671 direct  | abdul.aijaz@compugain.com|

Dice Id : RTL61687
Position Id : 802962
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