Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    16 weeks
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Job Description

Volt is working with the leading standalone desktop database company, searching for a Lead Software Engineer to design and implement major features of new products. They are advancing the existing technologies and developing new and exciting technologies and products. This position is located in Santa Clara, CA.

Job Description

This position designs and implements major features of new products in Database and Server Technologies with the guidance of Product Marketing.

Summary of Position

  • Design major features of new products in Database and Server Technologies
  • Implement innovative features on time with excellent quality
  • Lead the team


  • Create functional specifications and designs
  • Implement major features of new products
  • Create unit tests for features
  • Work with QA to ensure the top quality of the feature


  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent. MSCS or Ph.D. is preferred

Required Experience

  • 10+ years experience developing software using C and C++ (mandatory)
  • Strong in software architecture and Design
  • Hands on with coding and debugging experience (mandatory)
  • Profound knowledge on Database internals (mandatory)
  • Work experience on REST API and Web services (mandatory)
  • Good knowledge and work experience on Security, Authentication and Authorization frameworks
  • Good knowledge and work experience on  application performance & scalability
  • Strong object oriented design techniques, and reusable component design
  • Strong analysis, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
  • Good verbal and written communications skills

Preferred Experience

  • Knowledge and work experience on Cloud technologies (AWS or Azure)
  • Multi-tiered Server architecture research and development
  • Strong experiences and knowledge in modern Internet/Web technology for Server Applications development

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.