Java Software Engineer

Raindance Ok-sign    posted about 4 years ago

Contract | | 6 Months Austin, TX, United States


Job Summary:

Raindance is seeking a senior software engineer in Austin, TX with experience designing and developing enterprise solutions. The senior software engineer’s primary responsibility is to be an individual contributor for the software projects and products that Raindance delivers to its customers. The ideal candidate is proactive, responsive, comfortable dealing with ambiguity, experienced with software development and has a strong track record of having deployed highly scalable production code.


  • Provide technical service and technical leadership to Raindance customers and employees alike.
  • Design, develop and maintain high-performance and high-availability software products
  • Develop demos, prototypes and artifacts to help define product features/functionality
  • Ensure feasibility, functionality and integration with existing systems/platforms
  • Work with product management to break down requirements into executable units of work using Agile and Test Driven Development (TDD) techniques
  • Work in an organized team oriented environment with shared responsibilities


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (or equivalent)
  • 3+ years of professional software development
  • 5+ years of professional Java development experience
  • 2+ years of professional RDBMS experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc…)
  • Strong experience in building highly scalable, redundant, available and responsive systems using open source software tools and technologies
  • Strong technical leadership and guidance skills
  • Outstanding skills at interacting with people, both within the organization (from developers to senior management) and with customers/partners
  • Responsible, organized and hard working


  • Experience with information retrieval, network programming and/or developing large software systems
  • Experience with cloud computing software platforms (e.g. OpenStack)
  • Experience with one or more hypervisors (e.g. VMWare, KVM, Xen, etc…)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
  • Experience with message queue systems (e.g. RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Qpid, etc…)
  • Experience doing Test Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI) and test automation.
  • Experience with agile development processes
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Mka***@***.Com about 4 years ago

Do benefits apply for this position? Some relocation assistance will be provided?

  • Psu***@***.Com     Benefits for FTE - no relocation
    about 4 years ago
Shafi Rahman about 4 years ago

Hello, Is there a possibility of extension of the contract, once this 6 month contract is completed? Thanks!!

  • Psu***@***.Com     Yes - not guaranteed but possible
    about 4 years ago
Jay Sah about 4 years ago

Is the position still open? Are you looking for Local candidates? Would H1B's work?

  • Psu***@***.Com     Position is still open - looking for candidates to relocation to Austin. H1B visa sponsorship is an option for the right candidate.
    about 4 years ago
Ashlee Smith about 4 years ago

Is a L2 plus EAD visa acceptable?

  • Psu***@***.Com     At this time we prefer folks with H1B Visa or Green Card
    about 4 years ago
Dawn Gray about 4 years ago

IS this position still open? When you say H1B sponsorship, do you mean that the candidate must already have H1B status or are you willing to accept candidates from outside of the US and sponsor them?

  • Psu***@***.Com     Yes it is still open. Candidate must already have H1B status that can be transferred.
    about 4 years ago
Dawn Gray about 4 years ago

IF F1 status allows candidate to work as a W2 employee, would that be acceptable?

  • Psu***@***.Com     At this time we prefer folks with H1B Visa or Green Card.
    about 4 years ago