Randstad Software Development Engineer - Web in Redmond, Washington

Software Development Engineer - Web


Redmond, WA

Date Posted:

Monday, October 17, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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We in the WA office of Randstad Technologies & Embedded Engineering are looking for a Software Development Engineer - Web for one of our clients in the greater Seattle area.

This engineer will be focused on building highly interactive web applications to enable our client s next-generation satellite communication systems. This is a chance to get in at the start of a new team, contribute to technical direction and drive innovative ideas, assuring the success of our client s services.


  • Ability to design and create JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS 3 web applications

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, working with multiple disciplines

  • Natural leader among team of web developers, likes to set web technology and process direction

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

  • Comfortable working with one or more of the following frameworks (Angular 2, React, Polymer, Blaze, Meteor)

  • Worked extensively with PaaS cloud technologies provided by Azure/AWS

  • Experience working with Azure/AWS configuration and management portals

  • Experience with OWASP security practices (e.g., cross-site scripting)


  • Sufficient technical knowledge of products to support development and manufacturing

  • Ability to communicate information using standard applications, including Excel, Word, Office, PowerPoint, Project and Visio

  • Ability to use company-wide tools and systems to execute the key duties and responsibilities of the job


  • Solid understanding of software development lifecycles

  • Preferred - 2-3 years experience leading a team of 2 or more web developers

  • 4 years experience designing/developing HTML 5 / JavaScript / CSS 3

  • Test-driven development focus and experience

  • Proven track record of production web sites interacting with REST APIs

  • 2-3 years experience with secure data services and general web application security

  • Proven ability to design, plan and execute components independently

  • Strong working knowledge of Jira or similar project-management software


  • Minimum of a bachelor s degree in a technology-related field (or equivalent experience)


  • Build highly scalable, modern interactive web applications

  • Work with the design team to produce the best visual experience

  • Take lead role in development of web applications for next-generation satellite services

  • Write unit tests for the code

  • Work with the team to develop overall test plan

  • Work with the operations team to develop our deployment and maintenance strategy

  • Take part in the planning, scoping and scheduling aspects of the project

  • Work with the Back End / API team

  • Collaborate with QA team to ensure best practices of code quality

  • Help manage and coordinate front-end development effort as the team grows

  • Serve as an advocate for proper TDD and designed-in quality. Be an advocate for cost measures in the server infrastructure. Raise concerns to management and communicate company actions to assuage those concerns with overall data strategy

  • Contribute to development and maintenance of processes to ensure that our client meets all internal and customer requirements for documentation, revision control, and coding standards

  • Work with management team to ensure appropriate tools and systems are in place to demonstrate compliance with requirements

  • Provide recommendations and push for implementation of tool set for development team to provide the best toolsets for software development / quality validation and integration with the remainder of the web app

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