Software Engineer in Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/4/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Peoria, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Software Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Peoria, IL.  This is a contingent position forecasted for one year.  Within this role, you will:

  • Perform all programming, project management, and development assignments without close supervision; normally assigned the more complex aspects of systems work
  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits
  • Identify and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team
  • Communicate with end users and internal customers to help direct development, debugging, and testing of application software for accuracy, integrity, interoperability, and completeness
  • Review OAS specifications to ensure quality in APIs
  • Create proxies in Apigee to enable developers and users to access APIs
  • Monitor Apigee and fixes issues

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience designing and developing software applications in Java or Scala OR at least one year of experience in Java or Scala with a Master’s Degree
  • Experience designing, developing, deploying and maintaining software at scale
  • Experience with application architectural patterns, such as MVC, Microservices, Event-driven, etc.
  • Experience deploying software using CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, GoCD, Azure Devops, etc.
  • Experience deploying and maintaining software using public clouds such as AWS or Azure.
  • Experience working within an Agile framework (ideally Scrum)
  • Experience designing well-defined Restful APIs
  • Hands on experience with API tools such as Swagger, Postman and Assertible
  • Experience writing API proxies on platforms such as Apigee Edge, AWS API Gateway or Azure API Gateway
  • Experience monitoring and debugging issues on platforms such as Apigee Edge, AWS API Gateway or Azure API Gateway
  • Cloud-based computing experience using platforms such as AWS or Azure
  • Experience with test driven development and behavior driven development
  • Hands on experience with testing tools such as Selenium and Cucumber, and their integration into CI/CD pipelines
  • Must demonstrate solid knowledge of computer science fundamentals like data structures and algorithms
  • Ability to work under pressure and within time constraints
  • Passion for technology and an eagerness to contribute to a team-oriented environment
  • Good communication skills

*** This position will be located in Peoria, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate at their own expense. ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.