Lead Full Stack Engineer – #12259852

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  • Type: Contract
  • Job #121935

12259852 – Lead Full Stack Engineer – Santa Ana, CA

Title: Lead Full Stack Engineer

Duration: 12+ Month Contract

Client: First American

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Max Pay: $84.50/hr on W2

As a Lead Squad Engineer on the team, you will be responsible for supporting and contributing to the architecture, and design, as well as leading the development, and launch of core product features. You will have significant influence on our overall strategy by helping define these product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product. 

A commitment to teamwork, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high-performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building large-scale distributed systems. This person has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services and will flourish in an environment where new opportunities and challenges arise frequently. We seek a great team player who will naturally elevate the performance of the people around them. High collaboration with Product and Design are imperative. The ability to build productive relationships with colleagues and customers will make you successful in this role.


Design & develop world-class, secure software and services with hands on coding.

Mentor & grow engineers across the team, leading by example and insisting on high standards

Ensure team is using and implementing best practices and secure code through review.

Develop tools & processes to enable best-in-class operations for our service

Basic Qualifications

BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

8+ years of experience building production software systems

Experience leading a product development life cycles: concept, prototype, test, implementation, improvement

Experience developing cloud software services in AWS/Azure

Experience with back end tier languages and frameworks (TypeScript, Node.js, .NET Core)

Experience with a variety of front-end technologies (React, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap, PWA, SPA)

Familiarity with Enterprise technology tools: Service Bus, Caching, SQL ecosystem, NoSQL, Multithread, Performance Optimization

Computer Science fundamentals experience in data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

OO design/development experience

Test Driven Development experience

Rigorous focus on security at all levels of the application, a "shift left" mentality

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in a consulting environment

Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems

Experience defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility tradeoffs

Development experience defining, developing and maintaining web service API's

Ability to mentor other software developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality

Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy

Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers

Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

Experience in influencing software engineering best practices within your team

Familiarity in Financial and Insurance industry is a plus

Required Skills:


Rest Web Services

Application Integration

Microsoft Visual C# .Net