Software Engineer in Taylor, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Job ID: 55931

Software Engineer - 55931

Position Description:

  • Develop application software and RESTful services using Pivotal Cloud Foundry and Spring Framework.
  • Experience building distributed, service oriented, cloud micro service-based architectures.
  • Use of Test Driven Development and code pairing/mobbing practices.
  • Develop components across all tiers of the application stack.
  • Continuously integrates and deploys developed software; modify CI/CD pipeline and scripts as necessary to improve continuous integration practices.
  • Consults with product manager to identify minimal viable product and decomposes features by story slicing.
  • Collaborate with other product teams on integrations, testing, and deployments.

Experience Required:

  • 4+ years' experience in Java / PCF / Spring development.
  • Experience with Swagger, logging/tracing, Circuit Breaker / Hystrix, Spring security, and SonarQube.
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative, extreme agile development team with business and development partners.
  • Understanding of Extreme Agile, DevOps, TDD, and Microservice Architecture. 
  • Comprehensive understanding of relational database, NoSQL database, and flat file processing concepts.
  • Understanding ownership of product end-to-end (goals, strategy, development, testing, launch, and support).
  • Ability to work independently, thought leadership, and forward thinking.
  • Excellent in conflict management, customer relationships, and communication skills.

Experience Preferred:

  • 4+ years in IT application delivery with proven experience in agile development methodologies.
  • Experience leading test-driven development, pair programming, and continuous deployment (Jenkins CI or similar).
  • Experience in application testing, release management, and support activities.
  • Experience in cloud services engineering, including Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF - Gradle, GitHub, Spring MVC+Boot+JDBC), RESTful services, CI/CD pipeline Understanding Spring Cloud Data, Spring Security, OAuth, Service monitoring on Cloud.

Education Required:

  • Computer Science or other IT related degree.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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