Software Engineer

  • Slalom
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time

Job Description

Slalom is a purpose-driven consulting firm that helps companies solve business problems and build for the future, with solutions spanning business advisory, customer experience, technology, and analytics. We partner with companies to push the boundaries of what’s possible—together.

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to nearly 6,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2016-2018 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work. You can find us in 27 cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

Software Engineer – Software Development

As a hands-on Senior Engineer, you’ll have an opportunity to develop and design creative and modern web and mobile applications that offer measurable business value to Slalom’s clients. Our team members work in either a pure development role, help architect and design a solution, or act as a technical lead. You will be invigorated by new challenges, seek out new learning opportunities, lead from the front, challenge the status quo, and build the skills of team members through technical and professional mentorship.

Responsibilities

  • Be an active member of a growing team; help define and influence team culture & environment
  • Assist with estimating work efforts required for each phase of a project along with designing, developing, testing, reviewing, and deploying custom web and mobile applications
  • Work in a dynamic, agile project environment with small, focused teams and be involved in rapid prototyping projects with ground breaking technologies

Key Technical Skills

  • Strong experience with C# or Java, as well as SQL databases
  • Experience in modern JavaScript (Angular2+, React, Vue, NodeJS, TypeScript, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of Agile development practices
  • Experience collaborating across multiple functional/technical teams to deliver a project
  • Validated ability to learn new technologies quickly and apply the gained knowledge to address business problems

Desired Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of MongoDB, Cassandra, and/or other NoSQL databases
  • Mobile development experience (Native iOS/Android, Xamarin)
  • Cloud (AWS, Azure, or Google)
  • Exposure to DevOps, CI/CD, and automation is a definite asset

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Computer Science)
  • A minimum of 5+ years’ post-higher education meaningful work experience in application development or software engineering
  • Experience influencing software design and technology selection, an asset
  • Mentored and developed fellow engineers, an asset

Slalom Is An Equal Opportunity Employer And All Qualified Applicants Will Receive Consideration For Employment Without Regard To Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Disability Status, Protected Veteran Status, Or Any Other Characteristic Protected By Law.