FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Dearborn, Michigan
Software Engineer Consultant/Expert #885007
Job Description:
  • This individual will be responsible for creating products to host Supply Chain Analytics algorithms.
  • Looking for someone with full stack experience, even if the specialty is in one area.
  • This person should be a have 5-7+ years of experience with software engineering and testing, experience working in an Agile Environment, and experience with Rally.
  • This person will have interactions with leadership and needs to have good communication (both written and oral) and should feel comfortable not waiting and being told what to do.
Position Responsibilities:
  • Work hands-on with the team and other stakeholders to deliver quality software products that meet our customer’s requirements and needs.
  • Integrate Machine Learning algorithms and create working software products.
  • Help GDIA Partners understand our iterative development approach and focus on delivering a Minimum Viable Product through careful and deliberate prioritization.
  • Grow technical capabilities/expertise and provide guidance to other members of the team
  • Prove out and validate new and complex solutions
  • Create high-level designs (systems-level sequence diagrams across the ecosystem) Validate and apply the architecture standards and guidelines
Skills Required:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline
  • 8+ years of work experience in delivering customer-facing products
  • Strong development experience in at least one of the following technologies: Java/C++/Python/Scala/JavaScript Hadoop/Spark/Angular
  • Exceptional software engineering knowledge; OO Design Principles
  • 3+ years of experience with SQL and Python.
  • 2+ years of experience with GCP or AWS cloud services
  • 3+ years of experience building out data pipelines from scratch in a highly distributed and fault-tolerant manner.
  • Basic understanding of Machine Learning and potential use cases Strong desire to learn new
  • skills and apply them to solve business problems/opportunities
Skills Preferred:
  • Google Cloud Certified
  • Experience with GCP cloud services including BigQuery, Cloud Composer, Dataflow, CloudSQL, GCS, Cloud Functions, and Pub/Sub.
  • Experience in delivering software products using an iterative approach
  • Experience in end to end cycle of software development
  • Familiarity with big data and machine learning tools and platforms.
  • Comfortable with open-source technologies including Apache Spark, Hadoop, and Kafka.
  • Familiar with deploying to cloud platforms, preferably Pivotal Cloud Foundry or Cloud Foundry
  • Delivered products that include web front-end development; JavaScript, client-side MVC frameworks like Angular, etc.
  • Capable in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools and pipelines such as Jenkins, Gradle, etc.
Experience Required:
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Spring Boot
Experience Preferred:
  • 2+ years of experience in Google Data Platform
  • 2+ years of experience in Spring Boot
  • 2+ years of experience in Hadoop
Education Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar technical discipline
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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