Sr. Software Engineer at Spark Cognition Government Systems in Austin, Texas

Posted in Information Technology 4 days ago.

Job Description:

Spark Cognition Government Systems

Job Category: Engineering
Requisition Number: SRSOF01072

Posted: 2021-06-09
Austin - Remote, 4030 Braker Ln W, Suite 500, Austin, TX 78758, USA

Job Details


SGS is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to design, build, deliver and support custom powerful software solutions. You will work with upper management to define software requirements and take the lead on operational and customer-facing technical projects. We are looking for someone who can come in and immediately make an impact helping guide, through hands-on mentorship of software engineers in software best practices and architectural design as well as being able to communicate with customers effectively.

  • Design, architect, and develop high-quality software to advance the platform functionality of our products as well as for customer engagements
  • Mentor junior engineers through code reviews, requirements documentation, architectural design and technology selection
  • Contribute to all phases in the software lifecycle
  • Drive development and implementation of our Azure platform RESTful services, microservices, and apis
  • Develop and ship software supporting a highly available, fault tolerant SaaS application
  • Develop scalable solutions using distributed computing techniques
  • Develop? RESTFul web services
  • Set-up CI/CD Pipelines and maintain parity between dev, test, and prod environments

  • 5+ years of proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer.
  • 3+ years of C#
  • 1 year of Python
  • Comfortable being in a lead capacity
  • Experienced in developing in the Microsoft ecosystem (C#)
  • Hands-on experience with Azure and/ or AWS
  • Experienced in WSDL and RESTFul web services
  • Have built applications using API-first development and eager to learn new technologies
  • Experience with Function as a Service (FAAS) and Infrastructure as Code (IAC) is a plus
  • A passion for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Familiarity with microservice architectures and API design
  • In-depth knowledge of both relational (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL) and non-relational databases (e.g. MongoDB)
  • Familiarity with various operating systems (Linux, Mac OS, Windows)
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • BS/BA in Computer Science or a related degree

SparkCognition Government Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at SGS are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at