Staff Software Engineer (React/Ruby)

29 Jul 2022

Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a

Staff Software Engineer

(React/Ruby) for a

Full-Time assignment with one of our premier

Technology Startup clients in

New York, NY.

Responsibilities :
  • Improving user experiences that software engineers and engineering teams depend on during their day-to-day workflow.
  • Contributing to architecture discussions during feature development to ensure that projects are built in a sound, reliable, performant way.
  • Optimizing the performance of components for both latency and throughput.
  • Monitoring all of the above in a scalable way (We all do ops, so we depend on automation).
  • Contributing to incident response and vulnerability remediation efforts.
  • Contributing to and collaborating on open source software.


  • You have 6+ years of software engineering experience and are comfortable writing code in Ruby as well as at least one statically-typed language like Java or Go.
  • 2+ years of Ruby on Rails experience.
  • 2+ years of ReactJS experience.
  • Fluent with Docker.
  • Fluent with Terraform.
  • Experience with scaling an HA application.
  • Experience with Kafka / Kinesis.
  • You have experience with data pipelines, distributed systems, and/or large-scale data processing.
  • You are comfortable leading architecture planning and discussing trade-offs between engineering and business goals.
  • You care about building maintainable, efficient, clean code.
  • You'll enjoy this role if you care about working in and fostering a positive and collaborative environment.
  • You love helping other developers work more effectively and have Open Source contributions that show it.
  • You are able to take responsibility for projects end-to-end from idea to completion. Other people at the companies you worked for wanted you on their projects.
  • You want to have an impact on the software engineering community.
  • You enjoy being with peers who strive for engineering excellence.
  • You always want to learn more and constantly improve as an engineer.
  • Fluent in UML.

SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at .

  • ID: #44467013
  • State: New York New york city 10001 New york city USA
  • City: New york city
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Showed: 2022-07-29
  • Deadline: 2022-09-26
  • Category: Et cetera