Senior Software Engineer (Full Stack) in Heredia at TradeStation

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Heredia
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/26/2018

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer (Back End/ Front End)
Heredia, Costa Rica
 
The Software Engineer is accountable for designing, building and deploying software solutions for enhancements and/or new TradeStation products. The engineer will be responsible for writing code, developing, automating unit tests, and debugging system services. In this role you will be expected to be knowledgeable in both current programming languages and technologies. You will be responsible for the quality, uptime and resilience of your applications.
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Correctly analyze requirements and design an appropriate solution using the optional balance of existing and new technology to best meet the system functional and performance goals
  • Collaborate always with a team-oriented mindset; resourceful and able to effectively collaborate across a matrix organization
  • Willing and eager to integrate new technologies into your daily work
  • Modify software to fix defects and assist with design/re-design of features for currently released products
  • Interact with Product Managers or Product Owners to define system requirements or modifications
  • Work and collaborate with QA engineers to test software during development process
  • Assist in devising/documenting procedures for installation and maintenance
  • Write and automate implementation scripts for production deployments
  • Eager to update job knowledge by studying new development tools and programming techniques is key; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies such as Agile Development Method / DevOps
  • Object Oriented Programming and SOLID Principles
  • Required Database experience: MS SQL (Mid - Advanced)
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Programming Languages: C#, JavaScript
  • .NET Framework: ASP.Net MVC, .Net Core
  • Experience with JS Frameworks: NodeJS, ReactJS, Redux, AngularJS
  • Experience with Testing Frameworks: mocha, expect, enzyme
  • Cross-platform development experience (Ubuntu/Linux, Windows, etc.)
  • Understands web protocols (HTTP/1.1, SSL/TLS, HTTP/2, WebSockets, etc.)
  • Experience with REST API’s
  • Source code control tools (VSTS, GIT)
  • Practical asynch and multithreading programming experience
  • Basic understanding of Microservices and event-driven architectures
  • Basic understanding of Cloud Infrastructure such as AWS and Azure is a plus
  • Basic understanding of network topologies and TCP/IP protocol
  • High level understanding of DevOps practices such as Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD) is a plus
  • Scripting and automation (i.e. Bash, Powershell, etc.)

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years of application development experience