Principal Software Engineer
Our client is looking for a Principal Software Engineer who have a passion to invent, solve problems, and the curiosity to learn new ideas and technologies. At the core of your role, you will help develop applications for network management systems.
This is your chance to join a dynamic team developing state of the art software. As a member of the team, you will have continuous opportunities to learn and develop innovative solutions for customers worldwide. Apply if you are a team player willing to share, collaborate, and create.
Principal Software Engineer Responsibilities
Develop network management features under Windows using C#/.NET in a complex, multithreaded environment.
Develop APIs using multiple interfaces (SOAP, REST, SSH, SNMP, Web Services, PowerShell).
Write robust code in a mixed object-oriented and functional programming environment.
Develop abstract representations of system and device state using algebraic data types (ADT).
Develop functionality to monitor/control routers, switches, firewalls, and phone systems.
Develop tools to manage certificates, firewall rules, ACLs, and other security settings.
Assist in developing specifications and plans for new designs.
Work closely with senior software engineers, network engineers and integration/QA teams.
Perform code reviews and collaborate with team members.
Assist in writing help and technical documentation.
Troubleshoot system and software problems.
Performance requires physical attendance.
Other duties as assigned.
Principal Software Engineer Qualifications
BS Computer Science or equivalent experience.
6+ Years of software engineering industry experience required.
Experience with commercial software development.
Experience with C#, .NET, and Microsoft Visual Studio.
Familiarity with regular expressions and parsing libraries.
Familiarity with Virtual Machines (VMWare) highly desirable.
Familiarity with UI design, especially WPF, highly desirable.
Familiarity with functional programming desired (F#, Haskell, etc.) desirable.
Familiarity with security concepts desirable.
Strong communication/documentation skills for both technical and non-technical audiences.
Attention to detail and quality orientation a must.
Strong work ethic — someone who is proactive, responsible, and loves what they do.
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