Job Summary

Solutions Software Development Engineer (Contract to Hire)

  • Location:
    Houston, Texas
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  • Category:
    Software Engineer
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This creative, enthusiastic, innovative, think-outside-the-box DevOps Engineer will make a positive impact on a rapidly growing company. Youwill develop systems by designing, developing, and installing software solutions.
Our client works with some of the biggest companies in the world to use the platform to solve their problems. They are a fast-moving team that works with business experts across many verticals – the Solutions SDE will work with a team to implement many types of customer solutions, from extending the base web UI with Node and React, to full web applications, to microservices. If you are a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves working on challenging problems, please read on!
DevOps Engineer Essential Functions

  • Understand the customer problem, and work with engineers, data scientist, and other team members to design, test, and implement the best solution on the company platform
  • Ensure your features functions and integrate properly with other components
  • Manage deliverables and responsibilities with guidance from the dev lead
  • Effectively prioritize activities and manage time based on requests coming from multiple sources
  • Evaluate the benefits and disadvantages of different tools, technologies, processes and designs and come to a conclusion that you can support with rational argument
  • Performs as senior Solutions development team reporting to the Manager
  • Demonstrates excellent customer faces interactions when required
  • Supports pre-sales activities as the technical expert of the company technology within Solutions
  • Participates and provides point of view on sizing level of effort and viability of customer solutions working with the Manager
  • Participates in resource allocation and staff planning with the head of solutions
  • Demonstrates exemplary application development skills
  • Leads development teams on large engagements
  • Participate and lead train, on-board and orient new development staff
  • Some travel is required for this role – up to 40% based on customer engagement

DevOps Engineer Required Experience

  • 2+ years professional experience in software development. Full stack experience preferred.
  • Proven ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, functional programming, data structures, and algorithms
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written).
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.

DevOps Engineer Preferred Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • Experience with GraphQL and working with graphs
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with React
  • Experience with Python
  • Agile development practice
  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS/Azure) and microservices
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as key/value stores and graph databases
  • Experience with containers (such as Docker)
  • Experience with developer tools and SDKs, VS Code, Eclipse / IntelliJ or other IDEs
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience working within the Oil & Gas sector a bonus!

If you are interested in this DevOps Engineer role available in Houston, TX then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Modis IT go to If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Daniel Bonilla by email (Email Address Withheld by Request).
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