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Senior Software Engineer

The Senior Software Engineer develops information systems by studying operations, designing, developing and installing software solutions as well as supporting and developing software teams. He/She leads a team of developers responsible for building new and supporting existing websites.

Key Responsibilities

  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code
  • Designs, develops, modifies, implements, and supports software components anywhere in the software stack.
  • Prepares and installs solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards and programming
  • Determines process improvements, best practices, and develops new processes.
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures
  • Troubleshoots and debugs to optimise performance
  • Provides code documentation and other inputs to technical documents
  • Provides information by collecting, analyzing and summarizing development and service issues

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration or a closely related field
  • Proven previous work experience as a Senior Software Engineer
  • Broad experience designing, programming, and implementing large information systems.
  • Experience with professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing and operations
  • Ability to provide in-depth evaluation and analysis of unique complex technological issues.

Skills needed for this role

The Senior Software Engineer must have a strong understanding of version control systems (GIT, SVN etc.) and object-oriented principles and knows how to use several design patterns. Having strong problem-solving skills and ability to work with autonomy are also essential for this role.

Career Level

More than 5 Years Experienced Employee, Supervisory

Job Specializations

Information Technology, Computer Science, Data Management