Software Engineer - Web Development in Boca Raton, FL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Relx Group   •  

Boca Raton, FL 33428

Industry: Enterprise Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago

The candidate chosen for this role will work alongside team members in an agile environment and apply technical, analytical and communication skills towards producing and maintaining high quality database-driven web based applications using Perl, JavaScript, XSLT.

This position is part of a rewrite/refresh/support of one of our existing public records applications used by thousands of people daily. The on-going full-stack development will be adding new features to this application, maintaining existing functionality and troubleshooting customer reported issues.

Technical Skills you will need:

PERL / LAMP Application Development

Relation Database Systems (MySQL, Sybase)

UNIX / Linux Operating System


Apache Web Servers

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Experience with XML, XSLT, Ajax, Web Services, Cross-Browser Compatibility and Version Control systems (Git or SVN)
  • Experience with web based JavaScript mapping, layers, geo-coding is a plus.
  • Experience with page templating systems, session data storage, caching, and inter-process communication.
  • Experience developing large-scale web applications.
  • Understanding of professional software development processes. Including familiarity with the cycles of requirements definition, issue tracking, version control, automated testing, deployment and maintenance.
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment and experience.
  • Candidate must be an energetic, self-motivated problem solver who works well in a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, math or equivalent technical discipline or equivalent technical experience
  • 1 + years' experience in full lifecycle development process including design, development, testing and implementation of moderate to advanced complexity systems.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with cross functional groups as required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills with both technical and non-technical audiences including management and cross functional groups.
  • Ability to conduct in-depth research and work through complex problems successfully and reach workable solutions.
  • Knowledge of large complex systems within the functional area.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a project team to coordinate web application and determine project scope and limitations
  • Adding new functionality to an existing enterprise level application while not impacting any existing functionality.
  • Work closely with other development team members to understand moderately complex product requirements and translate them into software designs.
  • Successfully implement development processes, coding best practices, and code reviews.
  • Operate in various development environments (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) while collaborating with key stakeholders.
  • Resolve technical issues as necessary.
  • Complete bug fixes.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17