Software Engineer II. (Python)
Scout is a groundbreaking recruiting platform that uses machine learning to analyze billions of recruiting performance data points to predict recruiter success by specific job type. Scout’s AI then matches specific recruiters to specific jobs to ensure candidate quality while reducing fill times.
Scout is looking for a Software Engineer II who Learns quickly and makes steady progress and demonstrates skills of the next level. In this role, you will focus on attaining expertise in one or more areas including Java/JS/Ruby/iOS development, performance best practices, efficient use of data stores, and messaging.
You’ll work from home and enjoy a culture of innovation, continuous learning and flexibility.
Python is the name of the game for success in this role.
May participate in interviews for new hires
Coaches junior engineers (process, code base, best practices)
Develop large features and improvements to the Scout platform
Write unit tests to maintain test coverage
Contributes to improvements of the code structure towards improved maintainability and testability
Participate in code review
Participate in the agile development process (design reviews, planning, retrospectives…)
Write and review technical designs
CS fundamentals (data structure and algorithms)
Familiarity with web applications
Proficient with Python (or Go, Java depending on the opening)
Good knowledge of MongoDB or SQL
Proficient with Git
Experience with Docker, Kubernetes is a plus
Experience with AWS is a plus
Good written and verbal communication
Ability to operate independently in a remote environmenT
Education and Experience:
4+ years of professional experience in software development, preferably developing web applications.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field is a plus
What We Offer:
- Work/life balance: we say it, we mean it!
- Generous benefits package: medical, vision and dental benefits, generous 401(k), FSA, $8k in yearly life-long learning funds
- An unusually generous and flexible vacation offered - AKA vacation when you need it. No accruing vacation days or rolling over vacation days - just take a vacation and have fun!
- Free use of our Hawaii and Florida beach houses
- Individualistic approach: we encourage a personal touch to your work - we don't believe in a "one-size-fits-all" approach
- Industry reputation: we are the world's largest creative staffing firm
Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer of up to 8hrs per day. Remote position.
The role is considered remote and can be supported from a number of locations that cover standard US working time zones. There will be cases where in person team meetings or attending conferences would be required.
We are a global workforce solutions company that helps organizations find, grow, and support their most valuable resource - people. More than 30 years ago, we invented the creative and marketing staffing speciality. We continue to be the largest creative staffing firm in the world. By challenging conventional wisdom, we continuously innovate across talent, services, and technology within the creative space and beyond.
Vitamin T/Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
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