Software Engineer (Java)

Reference Number: EB/SS-23682
Location: Seattle, WA

My client is one of Seattle’s fastest growing full-service consulting firms. Our core competency is creating simplicity and efficiency in complex solutions. Their rapid growth is in response to our ability to deliver consistently for our clients, which is directly related to the quality of the people we hire. 


They are growing, profitable, and looking for a Software Engineer (Java) in Seattle, WA to join their growing team to support the development and operations of a large-scale application, developing new features and capabilities to be deployed to AWS cloud.



  • Cloud DevOps experience of at least five (5) years; specifically, AWS.
  • 2-3 years software development experience with Java
  • Strong knowledge/experience with microservices and use of containers (e.g. Docker, Marathon/Mesos, Kubernetes)
  • Logging and Monitoring Telemetry (e.g. ELK, Splunk, App Dynamics, Grafana, CloudWatch)
  • Experience in software Project life cycle activities designing, supporting and deploying systems comprising one or more of the following: Cassandra, Kafka, DynamoDB
  • CI/CD Pipeline experience (e.g. Jenkins, Bamboo)
  • Good communication skills (both verbal and written) are essential
  • Experience with Jira and helpdesk tools (Remedy, PIER, ServiceNow)
  • Knowledge of ITIL (IT Service Management) – incident management, problem management, release management.



  • You will have a key role in increasing the system’s reliability, scalability and reduce operational overhead through automation.
  • Provide support across the full software development life-cycle for their AWS-based core social media infrastructure
  • Put to use a diverse set of technical expertise; including DevOps tooling, troubleshooting and debug skills, cloud computing, coding/scripting and infrastructure engineering to provide outstanding customer experiences.

Other Info:

  • Privately held
  • Founded in 2005
  • Great work life balance
  • Extreme product focus, everything they develop is cutting edge and important
  • High levels of ownership
  • Academically diverse staff