AltaSource Group is seeking a Senior Software Lead!
Does the opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing company excite you? Our client who is an innovator of data analyzation across the web helps deliver all-encompassing insights designed to empower shoppers around the globe to make smart and confident buying decisions.
You will drive architectural design, lead code reviews and establish engineering best practices through example, collaborate with Product and management on priority and feasibility estimations, work with Program on resourcing and planning, all within our Scrum framework, make technology recommendations based on tradeoffs between architecture / design, time to deployment, maintainability and costs for a range of solutions.
Day to Day, you will:
Collaborate with Product and Management to innovate and drive innovative technical solutions for our shopping recommendations platform
Demonstrate strong technical acumen, awareness of current technologies and track record of proposing and integrating successful development of solutions that map to engineering roadmap
Spend about 50% of your time hands-on development with the remainder dedicated to architectural and system automation initiatives, scrum ceremonies, team management
Lead cross-functional engineering discussions on platform, infrastructure and client-side technologies and needs
Establish and inspire best practices and optimal developer workflow to minimize technical debt
Work collaboratively and effectively with stakeholders within a SCRUM-based culture
Comfortable with ambiguity and taking a leadership role
Maintain a high level of professionalism, communication and collaboration within a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment
About You: Your knowledge and skill-set should include:
BS in Computer Science or related
5+ years experience designing and delivering full stack web-based applications, cloudbased services, distributed architecture design and deployment, RESTful APIs
Proficiency in scripting languages NodeJS is a must and at least one core framework (PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, .NET, NodeJS)
Hands on experience in both relational and non - relational database systems (SQL, MongoDB, Dynamo)
Knowledge of data pipelines, data analytics and comfortable with large dataset manipulation and insights, KPI definition
Understanding of ecommerce taxonomies and web scraping technologies a plus
Agile mindset with a focus on execution and on time delivery, self-motivated
Strong verbal and written communication
Master s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related.
Expert REST API design, definition, development and scalability
Cross functional business experience with an emphasis on influencing customers, partners, system owners, and advocate solution selection
Practical experience in Data Engineering
Expertise in crawling/web scraping technologies, specifically for large ecommerce sites
Salary up to $135K/DOE
Compensation plus - pending seniority
Potential 10% - 20% bonus on deliverables/milestones set with management.
Stock: Early Stage equity opportunity
Potential Benefits: Medical/dental/vision
Growth Opportunity: potential to step into Senior role + salary increase with deliverables achieved +
Preference will be given to local candidates and/or those on the West Coast, remote possible for right candidate. Not open to H1B candidates or others seeking sponsorship.
Your recruiter for this role will be: Shelley Burtz-McClanahan