Hamilton Porter is a specialized technical recruiting firm offering opportunities on behalf of our clients ranging from up and coming start-ups, to software product firms, to reputable Fortune 500 enterprises.
We are currently on the hunt for a talented Backend Developer (AWS) interested in working at our office in Rosslyn, VA. We have the unique opportunity in being able to provide critical engineering efforts on behalf of the US Army.Our services range from tech strategy, to agile delivery, to DevSecops, Data Analytics, Cloud Engineering, and of course lots of API Design and Development.Do you see yourself enjoy a start-up culture?Want to be impactful at the government level, but keep it innovative and fast pace?We are all about breaking down tech barriers as we support development efforts in our close-knit community of talented Software Engineers. If you want to be a part of a company that genuinely cares about making a difference and has created an awesome work culture, then this is the job for you.
What to expect:
As a Backend Developer you will be collaborating with a full agile team, which includes front and back end devs, DevSecOps engineers, technical architect, UI/UX engineer that are constantly working to innovate and build tech that impacts the US Army. You will be responsible for working with engineers to help prepare a critical product offering, one that will be guiding decision making efforts at the presidential level.We host an API-first approach with a modern data architecture belief that is big on utilizing machine learning and AI to make more informed decisions.
-4 – 10 + years of Developing experience with a preference for the backend
-Well versed in SQL Databases such as PostgreSQL and MySQL
-In depth understanding of building RESTful APIs
-Experience with Git perk if worked with Gitflow
-knowledgable with NoSQL document stores such as Elasticsearch and MongoDB
-Experience supporting AWS services and perk if knowledgeable in containers, dockers, or Kubernetes
-Familiar with authentication best practice (OAuth, SAML, LDAP, ABAC, etc)
-Bachelor’s degree (preferably in computer science)
-Must be okay with obtaining a secret security clearance the great news is that you can get started without one and we will sponsor you!!
Perks of the job:
-Competitive Salary ($110-$145k) with Full Paid Benefits Package and Flexible PTO
-401K with employer match and a monthly tech allowance
-Transportation allowance, Spotify Premium Plan, a Paid AWS Developer Account and support for Education and Conferences
-Enjoy a casual dress code and laid-back work environment
-If you are a coffee lover with have 3 cold brew nitro’s on tap!
-Ongoing social events including hackathons
-Not to mention lots of swag and office gym