Software Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Boston, MA
$120K - $150K ($120K - $150K base, equity)
Posted on 08/11/17 by Harvey Lawner
Confidential Company
Boston, MA
$120K - $150K
($120K - $150K base, equity)
Posted on 08/11/17 Harvey Lawner

We are looking to expand our engineering team and aggressively broaden the vCommander® platform capabilities into areas including cloud native applications, containers and DevOps. We are looking for an exceptional developer to join our container/microservices initiative as part of our growing engineering team. This position can be based out of Boston, MA or Ottawa, ON.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and integration of containers and container orchestration technologies like Kubernetes and Docker Swarm as first class objects on the vCommander platform.
  • Advanced development, design and integration of Microservices-based applications and their blueprints to vCommander.
  • Participate in requirements analysis and feature definition
  • Contribute to system architecture design
  • Work in teams and individually to implement product functionality – design, code unit test, integration tests
  • Participate in story estimation and iteration planning
  • Find simple ways to solve complex problems that provide high customer value
  • Help to continually refine our agile development process
  • Diagnose and find resolutions/workaround for customer issues discovered in the field


  • A proven history of delivering customer impacting features in an agile environment
  • Experienceworking with container/microservice orchestration technologies, especially in the context of building a microservices based application.
  • Experiencewith some of the following would definitely be an asset:
    • Building Container technology (Docker, Kubernetes, Photon/VIC, Mesos, Red Hat OpenShift, etc.)
    • Working with Microservices design methodology
    • DevOps tools and practices including blue/green deployments (Jenkins, Maven, Github, Xebia, Chef, Puppet)
    • IP networking, SDN (NSX), Container networking (CNI)
    • PaaS (CloudFoundry, AWS)
    • Virtualization (VMware, OpenStack, Microsoft Hyper-V)
    • Public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google)
    • Building modern web applications: PrimeFaces, Bootstrap, jQuery, Atmosphere, Angular
    • Hibernate (O/R mapping)
    • Spring (dependency injection, AOP)
    • Languages Java, C#, Go
    • RESTful web services
    • Relational databases
    • Technical or team leadership
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