First Orion is looking for a few recent graduates or anyone who has 1-2 years experience to join our technical community in the role Software Engineer starting in December 2021!
This position includes an introductory apprenticeship training program that will provide you with the opportunity to be part of a fast-growing technology company while learning the foundation of software engineering practices including Scrum, DevOps, Virtualization and Cloud-Native development.
The introductory apprentice training program will include both self-driven, online education and projects using resources from respected external organizations plus industry and company specific training with our in-house experts. During the introductory apprentice training program, each employee will be paired with an onsite mentor and will have a team of software engineering mentors plus an education program director to provide guidance along the way.
As a full-time hire, you will be benefit-eligible and enjoy all the perks and programs available to our full-time team members. After the introductory apprentice training program is completed, the employee will continue working in the Software Engineering position on full-time basis as an at-will employee. The introductory apprentice training program is not a separate position.
If you enjoy a fast-paced, high performance team environment and have the drive and initiative to succeed, we encourage you to apply today.
What you'll be doing:
Design and develop and automate applications, enabling secure, high performance, fault tolerant data exchange
Design and develop Web Service endpoints, enabling secure and demonstrably performant data exchange with the rest of the middleware system in the cloud, on-premises as well as mobile devices in the field
Design and develop parts of the solution responsible for storing and retrieving data from the various data stores, including service buses, distributed cache systems, both RDBMS and No-SQL databases
Design, implement, and test software features of First Orion products
Contribute to advancing reliability and performance of the mobile, service and network architecture; introduce new performance counters and instrumentation points
Participate in the provisioning, deployment and troubleshooting of First Orion applications, products and services
What you'll need:
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Organizational and project management skills
Windows or Linux server application development
Knowledge of backend REST API's
Working knowledge of C++, Java or other OO language
Knowledge of SQL database development, including stored procedures, functions, user-defined types and triggers
Bachelor's or higher degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related field of study
Prior experience in telephony and communication industry
Development experience with high-performance low-latency fault-tolerant systems
Knowledge of AWS-based solution creation and related experience such as using Terraform to manage AWS
Knowledge of best practices for creating efficiently performing SQL code
Experience working with MySQL databases
Experience in Ruby, Go, or Scala
Experience with DataBricks
Knowledge of version control software. Ie. Git, Subversion, etc.
Our work environment is energetic, focused, fun, and collaborative. We've created a special culture where trust and transparency are the key and employees are empowered to make their own decisions. Our people are passionate about what we do and have an indomitable spirit to get things done. Everyone is a part of the big picture here.
First Orion has been voted a Great Place to Work with top rankings in every category! Learn more about what our employees have to say on our First Orion Glassdoor page!
At this time, we are not able to sponsor visas, such as H-1B, for this particular position, Software Engineer Apprentice. First Orion is interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. First Orion's immigration sponsorship policy is applied in a nondiscriminatory fashion regardless of race, gender, ethnic origin, or any other classification protected by law. First Orion is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.