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Platform Engineer
Minneapolis, Minnesota  |  Onsite
Contract Position
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Applied on May 20, 2022
Job Id #53978 Posted February 8, 2022

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • This position is required for platform engineering team where we are targeting three main areas by providing engineering teams the ability to self-provision, self-configure, and self-manage and operate the experiences they build on top of a platform.
  • Platform team provides software, tools, and APIs for engineers to do their work, but in addition provides the necessary documentation, templates, guidelines, consulting, and support to enable the engineering teams.
  • As part of Platform engineering, one of the capabilities we are developing is called Unified Graph (Composite API Platform) is a ORx Strategic move towards creating a common reusable platform that implements federated GraphQL microservices using Apollo Gateway.
  • Providing front-end developers, the ability control to explore, construct, validate, test, and accurately perform data-need communications.
  • This platform will provide a single endpoint as well as standardizing on GraphQL query language.
  • The platform will provide access to GraphQL subgraphs in Azure Public Cloud, as well as any on-prem subgraphs.

Ideal Background:

  • PBM / Healthcare knowledge
  • Supporting project and product management

Top Responsibilities:

  • Work with Engineering Scrum Team on a daily basis
  • Must join the daily scrum call to understand the current assignments, update on the progress, call out any blocker.
  • Work on the assigned tasks related to the development and engineering
  • Refer the CA Agile Central (Rally) for assigned tasks , work progress and update the User story and tasks on a daily basis
  • Check-in /out code into Git Repo
  • Work collaboratively in a global team with a positive team spirit

Team & Team Size:

  • Candidate will be working with Engineering and Enterprise Architect team and there will be 1 or 2 scrum teams
  • Team size - 8 To 10 Members
  • 1 - Engineering Leader 2 - Architect 2 - Lead 5 - Developer 1 - Product Owner

Skills/attributes Required

  • 12+ years of experience in building highly scalable internet facing applications
  • 4+ years of practitioner experience on Agile/DevOps
  • Atleast 2 to 3 years of Experience with building NodeJS, GraphQL and REST APIs
  • Exp. in building API Services using NodeJS or related frameworks.
  • Exp. in consuming webservices and processing data
  • Exp. with SQL, NoSQL, Redis and other database
  • Must understand the nature of asynchronous programming and its flukes and workarounds
  • Comfortable working through the entire stack from user interface through systems levels
  • Exp. in onboard products in Azure Platform with utmost quality and best possible in cost optimization
  • Good understanding on NodeJS Asynchronous runtime
  • Good Understanding on JS concepts on callbacks and closures.
  • Understanding accessibility and security compliance
  • DevOps
  • Deep analytical skills

Skills/attributes Preferred

  • Node JS
  • Open Source Tools and Framework
  • GraphQl and Apollo
  • Node JS
  • Java- J2EE
  • Java Scripts
  • Azure Public Cloud
  • JenKins
  • Git
  • Sonar
  • Requirements (top 4)
  • Node JS
  • Open Source Tools and Framework
  • GraphQl and Apollo
  • Java- J2EE

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