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Sr. Software Engineer - Wildlife conservation, Ocean health, Climate change New
Vulcan, Inc.
Seattle, WA, United States

Job Title

Sr. Software Engineer - Wildlife conservation, Ocean health, Climate change

Job Description

The Senior Software Engineer position is a key role on the team, demonstrating a wide assortment of skills and talents on a regular basis. The right candidate will work closely with multiple development teams and external partners to strategize and design solutions to difficult problems. The candidate will be confident in the use of the latest tools and best practices, and comfortable both teaching and learning from teams of extremely talented engineers.

The Sr. Software Engineer will work with our NGO and academic partners to develop technology solutions in the world of wildlife conservation, ocean health, climate change, and more. You are an agile enthusiast and evangelist that understand that the culture and environment we create is fundamental to creating a high performance team.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


Knowledge, experience, skill, and/or ability


Expert agile software development engineer Be disciplined with implementing unit tests, continuous integration and continuous delivery to production, source code repositories and build systems for web, web services, database, and mobile applications Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from front-end user interfaces through to back-end systems and all points in between Ability to work in a changing environment and work under tight deadlines Established track record of delivering complex software solutions to delight customers Problem-solving skills and the abilities to analyze quantitatively, scope technical requirements and effectively prioritize program deliverables Demonstrate honesty, responsibility, integrity and fulfillment of commitments Technical innovator and thought leader, with ability to demonstrate and inspire continuous learning, experimentation, and data and metrics-driven decision making Preferred

Expert coder at several software development languages (C#, C/C++, Java, Python, etc.) Experience delivering solutions on AWS, Google Cloud or Azure Experience with major data storage engines (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Cassandra, etc.) Experience with web frameworks (Django, Spring) Excellent coding experience in open source libraries and frameworks Education/experience/certifications

Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent. Special Remarks Regarding Work Environment, If Applicable

Travel estimated to be 10% Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Vulcan is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at our company. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply without regard to race, age, gender, religion, disability, LGBTQ status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Our management team does not tolerate discrimination or harassment at any point during our employees’ and applicants’ time with us, especially with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment.

If you need accommodation during the application or hiring process, please contact Human Resources at or your recruiter.

About the Company

Vulcan’s Impact Group is a dynamic team responsible for the development of cutting-edge technology to further Vulcan’s philanthropic mission. This team has the opportunity to be on the ground floor in designing, building, and deploying multiple cutting edge products that will have a global impact.

Contact Info

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