Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a senior level Software Engineer with strong OO experience for a right to hire assignment with one of our premier clients in Hoffman Estates, IL.
This is a contract to hire opportunity; candidates must have Green Card or US Citizen status. 3rd party C2C candidate must have same work authorization status and willingness to convert to employee status. Candidates must be local to the Chicago area, no exceptions.
Creates and designs new software, applying theoretical principles of computing and mathematics in order to analyze, test and assess software systems.
Evaluates user needs while designing and testing new software to meet those needs.
This may involve analyzing and developing flow charts, models, diagrams and algorithms in addition to coding or modifying software.
Researches and develops new technologies and processes/algorithms, and introduces them to the enterprise as needed to improve revenue and customer satisfaction.
Keeps abreast of new technology patterns and trends.
Leads the evolution of standards and technology (tools, conventions and design patterns)
Leads and reviews the design of applications and new technology
Leads analysis, design and development of software with small technical team
Influences the discovery and decision-making process when changes to standards and technology are required (tools, conventions and design patterns).
Independently develops and implements software for ecommerce applications and related technology, with minimum oversight
Leads code reviews to ensure functional performance specifications are met and engineering standards are followed.
Mentors more junior level team members
Creates self-documenting designs and/or clearly communicates intent via comments in code, on specifications, in as-built documentation and during code reviews.
Writes unit and integration tests for each deliverable, effectively and comprehensively exercising the code; prevents the introduction of subsequent bugs, and corrects existing bugs or design issues when discovered.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, a related technical or scientific field, or equivalent experience
Strong knowledge of OO design including extensive utilization of design patterns.
Ability to mentor and recruit junior developers & enforce good development practices like encapsulation, composition, continuous integration & test driven development.
Familiarity with continuous integration and build tools
Participation through completion of multiple releases of a complex software project
Analysis, design, coding and implementation of large-scale applications.
Solid knowledge of algorithms, data structures and complexity theory
Ability to effectively write so requirements are clear and readily understood.
SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at .