|Bachelors degree in Computer Science, or other related IT field.|
A minimum of 5 years of software development experience
Fluency in at least one programming language, and experience with multiple other languages
Comfort with Linux and the command line
Experience with at least one "technology stacks" (e.g., LAMP), including:
- Linux and the command line
- Web servers (E.g., Apache or Nginx) and/or application servers (E.g., J2EE, .NET)
- Databases (E.g., MySQL or MongoDB)
- Web frameworks (E.g., Django or Struts
Working knowledge of development tools including:
- Source control (E.g., Git or Subversion)
- Development environments (E.g., Eclipse or Emacs)
- Build and test systems (E.g., Jenkins, Maven, distutils, or RPMs)
- Virtualization tools (E.g., VMware or Vagrant)
Technical leadership skills (e.g., mentoring fellow engineers or designing software), experience with cloud development, security, RESTful web services, system administration, transcoding tools (e.g., FFmpeg or GStreamer), and videography are all a plus.
Superior organizational, written and interpersonal communication skills are necessary, along with the ability to collaborate on a team.
In addition, the candidate must be prepared to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment, potentially requiring off-hours work, including weekends; have a commitment to agile software engineering practices, including writing tests, and iterative development; embrace the idea of submitting work for code review, and reviewing others' code; be willing to submit code to publically available open source projects; enjoy the prospect of working with other teams both inside and outside DCE; be very detail oriented; and be able to express designs in both written and verbal forms prior to implementation. Proficiency for, and eagerness to, learn new technical skills on the fly.
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