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Software Engineer Senior 51676 in Detroit, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/6/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51676

Software Engineer Position Description:

  • While others are taking a technology-first approach, our company is putting people first.
  • We are building a self-driving business ecosystem that is purpose-designed from the outset.
  • Our company’s strategy is different because we are designing, testing and operating an ecosystem today that is fit for the purpose of our AV business model in the future.
  • Are you passionate about transportation-as-a-service (TaaS) served by Autonomous Vehicles?
  • Are you motivate to apply your software skills to build the self-driving ecosystem?
  • Our team has been tasked to develop scalable building block platforms based on mobility opportunities.
  • Does it sound exciting? Then, join our team as a Software Engineer.

Skills Required:

  • Strong software engineering skills (2+ years of experience) . 
  • Willingness to gain stronger software engineering knowledge and deep expertise in Java, J2ee, Spring, Swift and Android . 
  • Strong theoretical and applied knowledge of urban transportation solution platform that connects vehicles, mass transit, pedestrians, riders, city infrastructure and partners . 
  • Previous experience in Mobile App development in iOS.

Experience Preferred:

  • Familiar with eXtreme Programming (XP) practices including: air/Mob programming and Test-first/Test Driven Development (TDD).
  • Experience understanding/deploying to cloud environments.
  • Spring Cloud, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Cloud Foundry, Azure, etc.
  • Experience with Spring, RESTFUL/SOAP Web services development.
  • Familiarity with GitHub or equivalent source control repositories.
  • Highly effective in working with other technical experts, Product Managers, UI/UX Designers and business stakeholders.
  • Delivered products that include web front-end development; JavaScript, client-side MVC frameworks like Angular, React, etc. 
  • Capable in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools and pipelines such as Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, etc. 
  • Hands on experience in deploying either real products or platforms into the real world and able to understand the challenges of working with complex systems. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Lean Agile methodology and with CA Agile Central (Rally), backlogs, iterations, user stories, or similar Agile Tools.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline.

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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