DEKA Research & Development Software Engineer Lead/Architect in Manchester, New Hampshire

Housed in the largest industrial complex of its time, the historic Amoskeag Millyard in New Hampshire, DEKA employs a team of over five hundred professionals, whose engineering, design, manufacturing and quality expertise make DEKA a hot spot for creating innovative solutions and advanced technologies. Located about an hour from Boston, the beach, and the mountains, DEKA is one of the leading research and development companies in the country and is the birthplace of some of the most innovative and life-changing products of our time.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and delivering the databases and analytics components for a highly scalable cloud based ?IoT for Health? platform. In this highly visible role the successful candidate will collaborate with senior technical staff to set architectural direction and establish technical strategy to deliver on DEKA?s cloud based Big Data vision. Responsibilities will include designing data solutions for the cloud, product selection, technical leadership, roadmap planning, and shipping great products.

Job Requirements:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

  • 10+ years experience in database design and development with Oracle, SQL Server, or other leading database systems.

  • Knowledge of and passion for NoSQL platforms such as DynamoDB, Elasticsearch or MongoDB

  • Knowledge of and passion for cloud design, development, and deployment practices on leading PaaS platforms such as AWS, Azure, CloudFoundry, and Google App Engine.

  • Knowledge of and passion for leveraging Hadoop and/or Spark and Big Data technologies

  • Experience with scalable systems design and implementation

  • Experience with Database performance tuning

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills

  • Ability to follow direction well, give accurate time estimates, and deliver on time

  • Ability to meaningfully participate in design and code reviews

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience delivering Software as a Service applications

  • Object-oriented programming experience with Java, JBoss, Spring framework

  • Experience with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or similar Iaas/PaaS

  • Experience leveraging open source

  • Experience with Medical or Healthcare software development