VDart is an IT staffing firm based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in Digital & Emerging technologies. Founded in 2007, VDart has over 1700+ employees and contractors spread across 3 continents.
We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide talent solutions to global customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. We provide deep technology and domain expertise in BFSI, Energy & Utility, Technology, CPG & Retail industry verticals. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized on Inc 500 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle's Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC's National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young's Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more.
Principal Backend Architect
Long Term Contract
Principal Backend Architect, we are looking for a Principal Backend Architect who will architect, design, and develop distributed software applications, systems and services. Team is focused on creating products and services for next generation, systems and the team members are required to be creative in solving problems, excited to work in new technology areas and be ready to wear multiple hats to get things done. This is a highly-energized, fast-paced, innovative and collaborative startup environment; therefore, it is essential that not only the skillset, but also the personality matches such an environment.
Architect, design and engineer software to develop cutting edge solutions
Translate user stories and business requirements to technical solutions by building quick prototypes or proof of concepts with several business and technical stakeholder groups in both internal and external organizations
Convert the proof of concepts to production-grade solutions that can scale for millions of users
Nurture and mentor technical team to develop the solutions
Be hands-on and lead from the front in following best practices in design and development of high performant Microservices
Leverage containerization and CI/CD methodologies to build a resilient and scalable system
Operate in a highly-iterative Agile (Scrum) development environment and deliver significant functionality every week
Work collaboratively in a diverse environment
Own delivery of features from top to bottom, from concept to code to production
Develop tools and libraries that will enable rapid and scalable development in the future
Work closely with product owners to shape and deliver features to customers
Manage a highly talented team of software engineers
You are a successful candidate if you:
Are smart and can demonstrate it.
Have 7+ years of experience as senior developer/technical architect for web scale products and services
Have strong experience in Python or Golang (minimum 2 years) having implemented an end-to-end solution
Have expertise in implementing micro-services (using tools and technologies for messaging, RPC, containerization, etc) and scaling it to multiple regions
Have expertise in design and development using DB (RDBMS, NoSQL) and caching (Redis, etc) solutions, especially in Microservices environment
Hands-on expertise in Containerization (Docker) and Container management solutions (Kubernetes)
Have Public cloud technology experience in production (Azure, AWS, or Equivalent)
Have solved non-functional aspects of similar scalability, security, reliability with cutting edge if not bleeding edge technology
Are good at creating unit tests, performing code reviews, optimizing performance and ensuring standards for maintainability
You have experience managing people
You have experience being involved in the business aspects of building a solution (cost estimation, pricing, contracts, vendor management, etc)
You can manage ambiguity and are comfortable being set loose without a lot of direction. You can manage external dependencies from partners and suppliers
You are confident in expressing your point of view from a position of knowledge and experience. You are also receptive to feedback and open to revising your plans when appropriate
We think the knowledge acquired earning a degree in Computer Science would be of great value in this position, but if you're smart and have the experience that backs up your abilities, for us, talent trumps degree every time
It will be Nice if you have:
Front-end development experience
Hands-on experience delivering products or solutions that utilized Machine learning, NLP or other forms of AI - with tools such as Scikit-learn, Tensor flow, Keras, Theano / Spacy, NLTK, etc
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