Posted on November 7, 2019


Madison, WI

Position Details


Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking to hire an SDE II to work in Madison, WI.

Job Description
The client company is well known in its according industry and they are looking for an SDE II to join their wonderful and hardworking team!  
If you consider yourself ambitious and talented career-minded professional who would like to make a difference utilizing their skill set, while working in a thriving agile-methodology environment then this might be the job for you. 

As an Engineer 2, you’ll be responsible for using your technical knowledge of professional concepts to solve business problems. Talented individuals are desired who can serve as subject matter experts in their area of focus and represent their departments on complex assignments. You’ll be responsible for evaluating elements of technology’s effectiveness through requirements gathering, testing, research and investigation, and offer recommendations for improvements that result in increased quality and effectiveness. You’ll listen to and evaluate customer needs to determine and provide high quality solutions that align with their expectations. 

You’ll develop, enhance and maintain existing and new modules. As a key member of the development team, you’ll be viewed as a full stack developer, involved in all tiers of the solution, UI, middle tier and backend database, participating in the full SDLC. We’ll rely on your problem solving experience and demonstrated software development skills using a variety of Open Source and Enterprise level technologies. You’ll work in small, agile teams delivering business specific technical solutions while partnering with  Product Owners, Quality Assurance staff, and other Software Development Engineers.

  • Participate on tactical initiatives such as designing, developing and reviewing code with the opportunity to be part of strategic visioning that includes introducing new technologies, design, improved metrics, and process improvements
  • Design software components and features
  • Be part of the full application lifecycle (design, develop, test, deploy and maintain), innovating in each step
  • Designing API’s and working with other teams to build integrations
  • Develop full slices of the application from the UI to the data store
  • May require production systems support and/or on-call duties
  • Design, develop, execute, and maintain complex automated test code, scripts, data, and associated drivers per recognized SDLC methodology


  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
  • 3+ years of experience in software development
  • Experience developing software with an object-oriented language
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities
  • 10% travel may be required


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field preferred
  • Java
  • Node.js, TypeScript and Javascript UI frameworks
  • NoSQL data stores
  • Machine learning
  • SQL
  • Defining and developing REST based services
  • Continuous Integration (Jenkins or other)
  • Test automation (REST-assured, Selenium, etc) 
  • Cloud native computing (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Micro-service environments
  • Developing large complex applications