West Corporation
- Sr Software Engineer (Voice)
At a glance
Location: US-WA-Seattle Map
Posted: 11/04/2019
Closing: 12/03/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
Connecting people with each other and the right information is mission-critical. Intrado, formerly West develops innovative cloud-based technology to make it easier, more effective and more efficient to make the right connections. Our solutions put people in sync with each other and the right information, so they gain the insight needed to reach better decisions on the issues that matter most. We do it with a laser focus on reliability.

Intrado is a leading provider of technology-driven, communication services, serving Fortune 1000 companies and other clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, retail, financial services, public safety, technology and healthcare. For more than 30 years, we have been leading the way in hosted and cloud-based solutions.

If you are a developer who lives to solve unique problems and develop applications, APIs and systems that will disrupt the traditional telecommunications industry, then keep reading below!

Our Global Technology Services department is currently seeking a Sr Software Engineer for our FlowRoute Messaging product. A person who is successful in this role will be passionate about building software the “right” way and teaching craftsmanship mentality to others.

Day to day responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Contribute to new and existing projects, collaborating with product owners, and other teams to deliver business value on an iterative basis
  • Ensure delivery of high-quality software by writing clean code and utilizing pair programming, continuous integration and code reviews
  • Serve as a mentor and idea leader in continuously improving the team by sharing new technology/process opportunities, and best practices
  • Stay actively engaged in the technology industry and understand how the evolving technologies can benefit our organization
  • Enhance and maintain our RESTful API, developer documentation, and software development kits (SDKs)
  • Create systems to connect seamlessly with our partner carriers
  • Architect, implement, deploy, and maintain backend software systems that communicate within and among geographically-dispersed data centers
  • Evolve and refactor existing systems to scale and support future growth
  • Architect software with scalability, redundancy, and seamless survival/recovery
  • Write documentation and/or technical articles for API’s and projects that you’ve worked on
  • Lead by example and help foster a positive culture
  • Coach and mentor junior teammates
  • Other duties as assigned
Job requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS or a related field, however equivalent experience may be substituted for educational requirements
  • Industry relevant certifications will be taken into consideration, but are not required
Experience and Technical Skills
  • 5 years of development experience, preferably backend development on a serverless, cloud native application
  • Experience with architecting and owning end-to-end critical pieces of a customer facing platform (SaaS preferred)
  • Highly skilled in Python or Golang
  • Utilized one or more of the following AWS services in production: ECS, S3, CloudFormation, SQS, Kinesis firehose, DynamoDB and/or Lambda
  • Amazon RDS, Postgres, Redshift and/or SQlite
  • SIP, Kamailio, WebRTC
  • Experience with Agile methodology, code reviews and backlog grooming
  • Linux Operating Systems (Ubuntu or Debian preferred)
  • Experience with Docker or other containerization technologies preferred
Our solutions connect people with each other and the information needed to gain insights for better decisions on the issues that matter most – Information to Insight.

Intrado has sales and/or operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, Latin and South America and is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and Other Protected Categories.

This position will be posted for 7 days or until the position is filled.
Sr Software Engineer (Voice)