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Principal Software Engineer, Technology


Principal Software Engineer – Technology

DigitasLBi is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning advertising. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling. Paving the way for this is our amazing Technology team, dedicated to transforming the marketing landscape. Right now, we’re looking for a Principal Software Engineer to lead the charge. Up for it? Read on.

What you’ll do:

As Principal Software Engineer of Technology, you’ll deploy innovative solutions for a variety of projects. You’ll design and build highly dynamic, data-driven internet-based platforms and keep current on the latest developments and trends in internet-based technologies. Day to day, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working on team responsible for setting up our baseline DevOps infrastructure and incorporating that philosophy into development processes
  • Leading technical design and implementation of practical, maintainable project solutions utilizing cloud services
  • Identifying appropriate cloud service solutions to support client or product needs
  • Keeping a pulse on evolving AWS cloud services
  • Encouraging team awareness and adoption of relevant emerging technologies
  • Openly and clearly communicating project status, risks and challenges
  • Mentoring more junior team members and leading peer-level code reviews
  • Flexible to be pulled into project deliveries requiring either coding or configuration tasks

We’re looking for a talented Principal Software Engineer who’s also a delight to work with, which usually includes:

  • A four-year degree and 5 to 7 years of development experience, preferably at a creative agency
  • Experience with deploying cloud-based solutions and utilizing cloud services, e.g. Amazon.
  • Experience working and setting up containers (e.g. Docker)
  • Experienced with AWS cloud services such as CloudFormation
  • Awareness of security concerns and approaches for both web applications and/or data
  • Willingness to learn new things, technology stacks but balancing that with delivery expectations
  • Experience or willingness to be involved with cloud based DevOps
  • Experience preferred building and deploying 3-5 Java or Python applications
  • Experience preferred with working with large data sets or data driven applications
  • A proven track record of working effectively as technical team member in small teams
  • Understanding of software engineering methodologies such as object-oriented design and design patterns
  • Proficiency in Linux/MacOS environment as development and deployment platform
  • Good team skills – you’re diplomatic in negotiating and resolving conflicts

Got the goods? We’d love to hear from you.

Sobre Digitas

Digitas es La Agencia de Marketing Conectada, totalmente comprometida con ayudar a las marcas a conectar con las personas a través de la AUTENTICIDAD. CONEXIÓN. IMAGINACIÓN. Nuestro completo y diversificado equipo se compone de expertos en data, estrategia, creatividad, media y tecnología que trabajan de forma integrada y conectada para generar vínculos que marcan la diferencia y dan respuesta a la necesidades de nuestros clientes a través de ideas que emocionan, provocan e inspiran. Somos curiosos y muy claros, siempre basándonos en el comportamiento de las personas para generar verdaderas conexiones entre marcas y usuarios, clientes y partners, ideas y resultados. Digitas está presente en más de 25 países en los seis continentes y forma parte de Publicis Media, uno de los cuatro hubs dentro del Grupo Publicis, quien está presente en más de 100 países y está formado por cerca de 80.000 profesionales. Si quieres conectar con nosotros y saber más, visita www.digitas.com.

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