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Principal Software Engineer (fulltime | remote)

McLean, Virginia

We are seeking a talented lead engineer who enjoys the challenges of scaling an application well beyond the MVP stage.

  • Demonstrate mastery of various object-oriented programming languages, tools and/or technologies
  • Build and maintain web applications, services and APIs with Ruby on Rails
  • Write well-structured, reliable, efficient and easily maintainable code
  • Debug and optimize new and existing code, and write high quality unit tests
  • Work independently and collaboratively with other software engineers on cross-team projects
  • Lead and contribute to peer code reviews
  • Provide technical guidance, mentorship, coaching and/or training to software developers

Ideal Qualifications
  • 7+ years developing web applications using Java, Ruby, Javascript, Go, Python, or C++
  • Prior experience mentoring and coaching other developers
  • Solid understanding of web technologies and object oriented design
  • Experience with relational databases such as PostgresSQL, MySQL or MSSQL Server, or similar databases
  • Knowledge and experience with HTML5, CSS3, HAML, SCSS, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience with REST and SOAP based APIs
  • Experience with source control using Git and GitHub
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must be a team player with strong, self-managing work ethic
  • Passion for software engineering, learning and continuous improvement
  • Bonus: Understanding of technologies such as OpenID Connect (OIDC), SAML, XACML SCIM, OAuth, Federation, etc 
  • Must be located in the continental U.S.

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