Application Development Senior Advisor in Portland, OR at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/22/2020

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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Application Development Senior Advisor with experience in the Insurance Industry.This is a 06+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Portland, OR. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 20-20286
Key Responsibilities:
  • Design and hands-on development of robust solutions to hard problems considering scale, security, reliability, and cost.
  • Communicate with internal and external business partners to qualify and shape requirements, offering suggestions that meet business needs in a better way than described (faster/cheaper or more robust).
  • Embrace our software development practices, tools, and frameworks, and also introduce/recommend new approaches where appropriate.
  • Deliver needed project functionality for specific deliverables but deliver in such a way that the value is useful to the organization in the long term.
  • Demonstrate a continuous-improvement mindset and commit to mastering our agile practices.
  • Contribute in a highly collaborative, team-first environment and communicate effectively.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Candidate must be highly self-directed and motivated to take initiative.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity at the start, effective at driving towards certainty.
  • Must have advanced skills developing with JavaScript or Python on the server-side.
  • Experience building public RESTful interfaces and can describe the tenets of REST, compare REST to SOAP, and describe REST best practices.
  • The candidate understands the tenets of protecting client data in motion and at rest as well as different techniques for authenticating and authorizing clients/consumers of service data.
  • Experience with GIT based source control solutions (Github, Gitlab, etc), understand concepts such as rebasing, squashing, cherry-picking, and tagging.

Our client is a leading Insurance Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. 


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