SOLUTE Careers Principal Software Engineer in San Diego, California
The SOLUTE Advanced Concepts division in San Diego is dedicated to producing novel solutions to real world problems using emerging technologies. We are seeking bright and motivated engineers to join our innovative, energetic, and solution driven team. The Advanced Concepts division has the backing of SOLUTE, Inc. while operating using start up principles allowing the development and testing of unique and inventive ideas. Our goal is to produce effective and powerful solutions to complex problems in areas such as software engineering, data analytics, automation, and cyber security. This unique environment fosters opportunities for team members to develop their skills in areas ranging from emerging technologies to project management.
SOLUTE is looking for world-class talent to hire as part of our internal skunkworks group to develop cutting edge prototypes and products. Successful candidates will be jack of all trades software engineers with the ability to seamlessly switch back and forth between numerous, disparate technology sets and be highly self-motivated to push through difficult and complex technical challenges.
A successful candidate will work with the CTO and other Lead Engineers to understand pressing technology challenges the company and industry at large faces. Take ownership of specific technical projects, prototypes, and/or initiatives and personally drive them to completion. Inherit legacy or troubled software products and redesign, rebuild, and modernize them. Hands-on development of technical projects and prototypes alone or with a team. Mentor less experienced technical staff and grow technical talent within the organization.
Compensation: Between $150,000 - $180,000 depending upon qualifications
The ideal candidate will have a passion for elegant and clean solutions and have the ability to operate independently and as part of a team. Experience with the following are required:
7+ years development using modern web frameworks (e.g. Angular 2+, React)
7+ years backend development
5+ years development experience with databases/datastores
Ability to deliver code with modern workflows in git
Knowledge of cloud service providers, preferably AWS
Knowledge of DevOps tools (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Jenkins, Terraform)
Ability to obtain a security clearance or active security clearance
Additional experience that will factor in candidate selection:
Significant contributions to the development of complex, Enterprise software products
Demonstrated Machine-Learning development Experience
Firm understanding of good design and software architecture principles
Significant experience designing and building distributed systems
Understanding of micro-service architectures and decoupled systems
Medical, Dental and Vision
Life and A&D coverage
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
401(k) Plan with company matching contributions
Paid Time Off (PTO) and 10 paid Holidays
SOLUTE is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.