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Senior Software Engineer

Isotope Eleven, Inc Birmingham, AL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $116,000 to $126,500 Annually (plus commission)
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Life Insurance, Dental

Lead Software Engineer
Isotope Eleven, Inc
Headquarters: Birmingham, AL, USA
http://www.isotope11.com
Birmingham based software development firm is growing and looking for Lead Software Engineer. As Lead Software Engineer you will manage day to day activities of the software team, write code on projects, and make sure our products meet or exceed expectations of our clients and ourselves.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

  • Help manage a team of first rate Software Developers
  • Drive best practices into our software development -Test Driven Development, Agile etc
  • Architect project's components
  • Design high quality, reusable components for business and technology
  • Ensure team’s code meets or exceeds our standards
  • Create and ensure scheduling and resource estimates are met for projects
  • Drive clarity in requirements and influence business decisions that lead to correct solutions

WHAT WE’RE OFFERING

  • An opportunity to work with an incredible group of people who love what they do
  • Competitive salary range based upon skill sets and experience level
  • Subsidy towards your Health / Dental Insurance
  • Company paid Short Term Disability / Long Term Disability
  • Company paid life Insurance
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) including paid birthday
  • Ability to work remotely (most of the time)
  • Company sponsored continuing education

WHO WE ARE
IsotopeEleven, Inc. is a Birmingham, Alabama USA based Software Development Firm established in 2005. Since then, we have worked with a broad spectrum of clients ranging from Federal and State Agencies, to businesses of all sizes including Fortune 500 companies. We were named Technology Company of the Year by the Birmingham Business Alliance. We've worked on projects in almost all verticals including healthcare, construction, financial, insurance, travel - just to name a few. Our main focus is project-based custom software development. We also offer other services including staff augmentation, project architecture, code review, training, maintenance of legacy apps and general consulting. We are a group of passionate software developers dedicated to the success of our projects and the best interests of our clients. We have many years of experience and consider ourselves experts in the following technologies: Rules Engine Technologies, Ruby on Rails, Elixir, Python, all Javascript frameworks ( ReactJs, Ember.js, Angular.js, Node.js, Backbone.js), Ionic (multi-platform mobile framework), Mobile Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Linux, Search Related Technologies - Solr, ElasticSearch.

HOW WE WORK
There are no fancy job titles or levels of management, we all just get things done. We work as a team, however you must be able to work semi-autonomously and without hierarchy. We are a remote work based company, and this position will require office hours with some travel. We use tools such a slack, google hangouts, trello and others to interact throughout the day as if we were all under the same roof.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum 8 years professional software experience

  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Strong vision for improving software codebases
  • Minimum of 3 years of multi-engineering team leadership experience
  • Understanding and experience with all current best practices in software development with and emphasis on security
  • Proficiency with Ruby Rails, Java, JavaScript, PostgreSQL, AWS, Google Cloud, Heroku, Serverless technologies, Git, Sketch, Ubuntu, Agile/Scrum methodology

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR / OUR CULTURE

Technical Skill

  • Our developers write clean, logical, high-quality code using test-driven development and Agile practices.

The Ability to Self-Manage

  • Our developers usually work one or two projects at a time, and mostly with no direct daily or hourly management. We must be focused, self-directed, and good at managing our work.

A Consultant Mindset

  • Our goal is to create solutions that will provide the maximum value for the client’s investment. To accomplish this, our developers must have a consultant mindset allowing us to delve into the business context and closely manage our time, our users’ needs, and our client’s budget.

Curiosity & Love of Learning

  • Because we try to find the best tool for every situation, our developers are fast learners who can quickly ramp into a new toolset or language. You might move from developing a web app in Ruby to creating an internal application in Javascript to building a mobile app in Objective-C or Java.

A Passion for Development

  • Most consider it great to get paid for something we are excited about and love to do. We are passionate about doing really good work (we Give a Sh*t, and we constantly work to refine our practices and chosen profession.

Strong Communication Skills

  • As consultants on small teams, we work very closely with clients and their users—learning, exploring, teaching, problem solving, calming fears, discussing budgets, and making smart compromises. It is a whole lot of talking and writing. We must be clear, transparent communicators who understand our audience, provide the correct level of detail, and assist in making smart, informed decisions.

The Ability to be a Good Team Member

  • Our developers work side-by-side with designers, clients, and other developers, discussing our work and managing a constant flow of feedback. We must put the needs of the product over our own egos.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If this sounds like you, please contact us.

Birmingham, AL 35243
Website: www.isotope11.com

Isotope Eleven, Inc

Why Work Here?

We are a group of passionate software developers who are dedicated to success and the best interests of our clients. We give a SH*T!

Isotope Eleven, Inc. is a Birmingham, Alabama USA based software development firm established in 2005. Since then, we’ve worked with a broad spectrum of clients ranging from Federal and State Agencies, to businesses of all sizes including Fortune 500 companies. We've worked on projects in almost all verticals including healthcare, finance, construction, insurance, travel - just to name a few. We’ve also had with privilege of working on a substantial number of ‘greenfield’ startup projects and certainly enjoy working on new and exciting ideas. We’ve recently had the unexpected honor of being named Technology Company of the Year by the Birmingham Business Alliance which serves as the Chamber of Commerce for the Greater Birmingham area. Our main focus is project-based custom software development however we offer many services including staff augmentation, project architecture, code review, training, maintenance of legacy apps and general technology consulting. We consist of a group of passionate seasoned developers that are dedicated to the success of our projects and the best interests of our clients. We are always learning new things and currently our expertises include: Ruby on Rails, Elixir, Python, Java, Javascript Frameworks (React.JS, Ember.js, Angular.js, Node.js, Backbone.js), Mobile Development (Android, iOS), Rules Engine Technologies, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, AWS, Search related technologies including Solr, ElasticSearch, Geospatial - and many more.

Address

3800 Colonnade Pkwy, Ste 140, Birmingham, AL 35243
Birmingham, AL
USA

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