Deloitte Lead Back-end Software Engineer - Rapid Prototyping in Houston, Texas
Risk & Financial Advisory - Rapid Prototyping Back-End Software Engineer (Lead)
Do you thrive in times of disruption? Have a drive to be a part of the technology evolution and a passion for turning challenges and opportunities into long-term competitive advantages? As a Lead Back-End Software Engineer in our Hybrid-Operate group, you'll have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience working alongside leading professionals across diverse industries.
Work you'll do
As a Back-End Senior Software Engineer you will lead and serve as part of a team supporting established projects and creating products from the ground up. In addition to working with/on multiple teams, you will have an opportunity to mentor developers by reviewing and providing feedback on development techniques to maintain and improve code quality. This also requires staying up to date with industry innovations, coding conventions and optimization techniques.
You will have an opportunity to influence and contribute to the full suite of Deloitte products by adapting and expanding existing infrastructure and architecture to meet product owner demands.
In this fast-paced environment, you will be designing, coding and implementing an enterprise system, including integration with 3rd party tools, business process management and various interfaces to internal systems.
You should feel comfortable reviewing feature and defect requests through the issue tracker system to include identifying resolution estimates, providing solution details and ticket assignment.
The desired candidate is an organized, self-driven individual with a proven ability to achieve development objectives. They will have the ability to work be successful while working independently or as part of a team and will be able to adapt quickly to shifts in priorities and/objectives. Lastly, they will be passionate about learning and applying their technical skills and experiences to solve real-world problems, and possess strong listening, verbal, & written communication skills.
The Rapid Prototyping team accelerates Advisory's marketplace technology capabilities by providing foundational technology services, cutting-edge research and innovation support, and guidance and expertise to market-facing teams. Learn more about our Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory practice at Deloitte.
5+ years of relevant experience in back-end development, platform development, and application architecture
Bachelors degree required, masters in field preferred
Expert knowledge of Python or .NET and microservices architecture
Solid experience with integrating complex REST APIs, HTTP requests, XML, and JSON data formats
Good understanding of the responsibilities of the platform, database, API, caching layer, proxies, and other web services used in the system
Experience and expertise in understanding of NoSQL databases, MongoDB preferred
Good understanding of RDBMS
Experience with in-memory data store, Redis preferred
Experience with Python web server / web framework, Sanic preferred
Experience with Kubernetes, Docker, and/or cloud deployment/formation technologies
Experience with package managers, bundlers and task runners (e.g., npm, Node.js, Webpack, Jasmine)
Experience in working in an Agile scrum team
Proficient in troubleshooting, diagnosing and solve problems through browser-based developer tools
Proficient with version control systems, issue trackers and documentation tools (e.g., Git, Azure DevOps, markdown, mermaid diagrams)
Good knowledge and practical experience of client-side build/config management
Proven experience with application of design patterns in back-end development
Experience with peer reviewing of source code, code refactoring for performance improvements
Limited immigration sponsorship may be available.
Ability to travel up to 20%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve.
Familiarity with Jenkins, Apache framework such as AirFlow, Kafka etc., AWS services, and/or Nginx
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.