Lead Software Engineer - Usage Service (R3197)

Engineering Durham, North Carolina


Job Duties

  • Participate as a scrum member – estimating and evaluating existing stories, as well as writing new stories.

  • Develop and deliver enhancements to the existing code base by crafting well-documented, modular, and testable code.

  • Work with team members to build upon defined requirements into a technical solution

Qualifications (absolute must haves walking in the door)

  • Computer science or relevant technical 4 year degree

  • 12+ years of relevant development experience

  • Experience with an object-oriented programming language, ideally C# or Java

  • Experience with relational databases such as Postgres, MSSQL and/or MySQL

  • Experience with back-end RESTful API development and architecture in any language

Preferred Qualifications (great to have but not absolutely necessary)

  • Experience with designing small solutions at an individual component level.

  • Experience mentoring junior engineers

  • Experience translating requirements into an engineering solution

  • Experience with data warehousing technologies such as Snowflake

  • Cloud operations, deployment, and orchestration (AWS, GCP, Azure, Terraform)

  • Great documentation skills to share your skills

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Experience with back-end API development in Node.js

  • Experience Javascript/Node.js/Typescript, TDD, and Git (Jest)

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.