Senior Lead, Software Developer 10/10/2017

SITA Islip, NY

Islip, NY
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



SITA is engaged in an exciting state of the art program reimagining airport passenger processing leveraging cloud computing and integrating it with existing airport peripherals. The program will provide a platform upon which Product & Solution Engineering will develop many product offerings. We are looking for passionate developer / engineer that can take innovative ideas through feasibility, proof of concept championing the transition into practical designs. The candidate should be able to move back and forth from conceptual thinking to detailed design and coding with ease.


Design, and develop cloud as well as edge resident features, modules etc in a fast paced team environment. Help drive and enhance our capabilities as we continue down our DevOps journey improving and enhancing our CI/CD effectiveness. As a senior lead software developer there will be many opportunities to provide guidance and assistance to less experienced developers be those locally or part of our extended team off-shore. This role also requires you to become a champion for continuous improvement following and enhancing our coding guidelines and practices. Aside from development day to day responsibilities will include performing code reviews, design evaluations whilst assisting junior staff, bring them to the next level.


Minimum 10 years software engineering experience in a development capacity using C#, Powershell scripting with familiarity in Java, Java scripting.

2-3 year experience with Microsoft Azure or other cloud technologies preferred.

Must have prior experience leading an engineering team.


Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or Engineering.

Microsoft Professional programming certification is a plus.


Leadership skills.

Strong knowledge in Azure development.

Solid knowledge of Design Patterns and Practices.

Solid C# knowledge.

Experience in working in a DevOps environment.

Skills in problem solving, debugging and root cause analysis.

Some knowledge of mobile development concepts.

Good knowledge of IT security concepts and ability to use them while designing and developing.

Demonstrate a good understanding of network concepts and how they influence design decisions.

SITA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran. SITA does not discriminate based on age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, marital status, age, Vietnam Era Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

SITA is committed to assuring equal employment opportunity and equal access to individuals with disabilities. SITA will provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability to enable such individual to perform the essential functions of the position for which he/she is applying or in which he/she is employed.

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