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Senior Software Developer

Job ID: R0108582 Location: Austin, Texas, United States of America
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Austin, United States of America

Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.


We are currently looking for a Senior Software Developer to join Thales in Austin, TX. 

The Senior Software Developer required to design, implement and test features with scalability, performance, deployment/operation and end-user experience in mind. The Senior Software Developer for research and development activities. Assists and/or provides less senior developers guidance with their daily work activities. Remains abreast of current technological progress to ensure company's products remain marketable and competitive.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply coding/implementation best practices to produce elegant, high quality and reusable code.

  • Implement and follow security best practices for web applications.

  • Collaborate with other developers to share knowledge and improve overall product/solution. Keep up-to-date with latest technologies evolution and frameworks. Coach junior developers.

  • Interact with UX team to implement and verify user experience concepts.

  • Follow the agile methodology used for the project. This includes creation of user stories and corresponding tasks to help create a robust system based on user-centric design.

  • Regularly archive source code into Git, the source code repository for projects. The corresponding documentation is created and maintained in Confluence. Jira will be used for story, task, and issue tracking.

  • Participate in issue investigation and deployment of applications and new releases in testing/integration environment as needed.

  • Interface with the geographically distributed teams in Austin, Ottawa, Noida on a regular basis.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in computer science or other relevant field of study.

  • At least 4 years of industry experience in developing web based client-server applications using .NET and Java platform as well as web application server setup/configuration.

  • Experienced with security and identity management (access management, authentication, identity providers) as well as monitoring framework.

  • Experienced in web services, web standards; REST, HTML/CSS/JavaScript.

  • Familiarity working with continuous integration tool Jenkins and CI/CD pipeline setup working experience

  • Experience with unit testing writing and running (Junit, NUnit,MSTest, XUnit) and test automation

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, protocol and client-side scripting technologies in general, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AJAX, JSON, JQuery, REST API, Angular, Node.js

  • Experience in working with strong authentication solutions using OTP is a plus

  • Familiarity and working experience with Agile/SAFe methodology

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working experience/knowledge with cloud provider like AWS or GCP.

  • Experience with automated deployment and associated technologies (helm/yaml/ansible/docker)

  • Familiarity with tools such as JIRA and Confluence, is a plus.

  • Ability to effectively communicate design, specification and implementation details.

  • Occasional flexibility to work outside of normal business hours to collaborate with remote teams.

  • Proven ability to work independently on assigned tasks.

Are you ready to be part a part of something big? If your skills, experience and attitude are a match and you’re looking for an exciting challenge, please apply now using the link below and we will be in touch.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

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Thales is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age or any other characteristic protected by law. Please read Thales Equal Opportunity Policy Statement. Please read our Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

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