Sr. Software Engineer

Contech Systems Inc.

Boston, MA, USA Remote



Jan 19

Title: Sr. Software Engineer

Location: 100% Remote

Duration: Contract To Hire



Our team is partnering to build state of the art Conversational AI experience using latest technology, modern product development and agile practices to create personalized experience for our customers.

Integrate asynchronous messaging fuelled by Live Person with several portals there by enabling messaging to 100% of our members.

Build innovative solutions like ability to connect with healthcare company through native Apple (IOS) , Google business (Android) chat and WhatsApp.

Build virtual assistants to enable self-service to our members.


The Role & Responsibilities:

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be accountable for implementing software solutions as one the most senior engineers on a 4–6-person scrum team.

You and your team will be part of larger Conversational AI experience initiative, primarily building reusable Conversational Skills and feedback loop driven by analytics and insights.

You will interface with Managers, Lead Software Engineers, Data Scientists, and your Peers to understand priorities and technical strategy.

You will contribute to the product’s more complex components and focus on building quality software.

Code quality will be one of your core areas of focus – ensuring your team’s user stories are effectively tested, peer reviewed and well documented.

You will act as an individual contributor while providing influence over your scrum team. You will influence the system and become a key part of the processes that deliver it

You will be contributing to team productivity by collaborating and coaching Software Engineers as needed.

You will embrace learning modern technologies and their place within our tech stack. You will work to ensure new tech is brought forward to the team to solve problems creatively.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Required Qualifications:

4+ years full stack development, from deployment ops and database technologies through to front-end frameworks

2+ years of experience in one of the programming languages Java, Spring framework, Python, Node JS or C#

2+ years of experience working with DevOps tools like Jenkins, GitHub, Docker & Kubernetes

Knowledge of one or more of Conversation AI-driven stacks like RASA, Azure bots, Live Person, NLP, NLG and/or a demonstrated interest in data science, artificial intelligence

Experience working with Agile, Scrum and modern engineering practices like maintaining single product backlog, enabling true CI/CD, collaborating to build self-sufficient teams.


Preferred Qualifications:

2+ years’ experience with Streaming and messaging applications like Kafka, Stream Sets or RabbitMQ

Experience with system development/maintenance in the Public Cloud (Azure a bonus!)

Experience building highly available applications and implementing resiliency patterns.

Experience with logging and monitoring tools like Splunk, Kibana, Elastic, Logstash, Dynatrace

Knowledge of microservices, APIs and gateways

Knowledge of Relational and NoSQL Data Stores

Front End Technology experience with tools like ReactJS/Angular

Job type: Permanent

Job ID: 99277438

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