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Software Engineer, Java, C++, Groovy, Grails 8/21/2016

Media Boston, MA

Company
Media
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
27937901
AJE Ref #
575953515
Location
Boston, MA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

Sr. Softwareengineer. Java, C++, Groovy, Grails
Permanent roles
Located in Boston, MA

Our client is seeking a motivated senior software engineer to help lead in building viral video marketing Software as a Service (SaaS) platform. The chosen applicant will be a passionate & highly proactive individual with some understanding of marketing, advertising, and social media. Applicant must have a Computer Science or a comparable background that teaches software engineering.

Responsibilities:
* Help steer the direction of the product by participating in product/engineering planning sessions.
* Take charge of software projects, architect, design, plan, and execute.
* Work closely with QA to ensure high quality and project success.
* Mentor engineers in software engineering best practices.

Requirements:
* Fundamentals of computer science/programming such as algorithms, software engineering, or equivalent.
* Experience programming in Java, C++, Groovy, Grails, or equivalent OO language.
* Fundamental understanding of databases (e.g. mySQL, Cassandra, Redis,
* Knowledge of software design and architecture
* Knowledge of web based application development (http, html, javascript, bootstrap, jquery).
* Knowledge of writing test plans, automated testing, functional, reliability, scalability testing.

Nice to Have:
* Knowledge/Experience with developing Ad Tech software.
* Knowledge/Experience applying machine learning to discover actionable insight form large data.

Ideal Candidate:
* 6-8 years of experience
* Positive, energetic, enthusiastic
* Highly motivated to succeed
* Great communication skills
* Strategic & analytical thinker