Senior Software Engineer - 47826

in Oakton, VA

Senior Software Engineer - 47826 Job

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    Oakton, VA 22124, US

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Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our team at our client’s site in Oakton, VA.

This challenging and interesting software development position is a chance to participate in the development and operation of a state-of-the-art Big Data system and join a long-lived, stable program consisting of a team of exceptional individuals using defined Agile software principles and practices.

What you’ll experience:

  • Evaluate and implement changes and/or enhancements to existing applications and determine the feasibility, benefits, costs, and risks
  • Propose strategies to enhance existing data warehousing capabilities that improve the ability to support the mission
  • Work with the team to maintain the current architecture and develop roadmaps to identify and define future strategies
  • Evaluate emerging technologies and apply best of breed technologies to the operational system

What you bring to the table:

  • Understanding of object-oriented programming, design patterns, data structures, and algorithms
  • Understanding of software optimization (e.g., CPU issues, I/O issues, and bottlenecks)
  • Experience developing in and deploying on Linux, using various scripting languages
  • Understanding of database architectures and data modeling
  • Experience with Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) processing or data ingestion tools
  • Experience designing and implementing REST APIs
  • A passion for developing well-crafted and testable software, in a collaborative environment
  • Welcome feedback and exhibit strong attention to detail

Ideally, you will also have experience with: 

  • Multi-thread and multi-process applications
  • Experience with very large Databases (VLDB)/Big Data/Data Warehousing Modern C++
  • Ruby Development
  • Full Stack Web development (e.g., Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, jQuery, React, Redux, NodeJS, GraphQL)
  • Experience with researching, experimenting, and using data management tools (e.g., Microsoft Power BI, Tableau)
  • Experience with cloud computing

Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

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Who We Are

Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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