senior software engineer remote resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,


Software Engineer | Solutions Architect | Analytical Problem-Solver

Passionate, results-driven, technical leader with extensive experience directing and executing strategic operations with a focus on creating world-class, resilient, scalable, and secure web applications from concept to delivery using cloud technologies. Collaborative communicator demonstrating the ability to coordinate with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, and clients to align priorities and achieve goals.

  • Full Stack Architecture & Design: Solutions Architecture, Distributed Systems, Continuous Integration & Deployment (CI/CD), High Availability, Disaster Recovery, DevOps
  • Polyglot Development: Go, Python, C#, Java, JavaScript, Ruby
  • Platforms: Linux, Windows, Android
  • Cloud Technology: Kubernetes, OpenShift, AWS, Virtual machines, Containers
  • Database Development: MongoDB, Redis, MS SQL, MySQL
  • Methodologies: Agile, Scrum, Kanban
05/2020 to Current Senior Software Engineer (remote) Geico Insurance | Evansville, IN,

Senior level engineer of a high-performing engineering team at one of the industry's leading SMB and developer-centric cloud providers, responsible for critical path platform services and numerous popular open source tools.

  • Established foundational design principles and processes to lead company in API First architecture.
  • Migrated API documentation to OpenAPI v3 and built processes for continuous improvement.
  • Designed and implemented contract testing framework in Golang to validate API requests and response behaviors match OpenAPI definition.
  • Built processes to generate new official Python client (PyDO) on changes to OpenAPI definition, including publishing to PyPI.
  • Actively maintained official open-source repositories (godo, doctl, terraform-provider-digitalocean, OpenAPI definition, PyDO) as part of company's commitment to community.
  • Trained and mentored junior engineers on cloud skills, open source, Golang, Python, and worked to improve overall team performance.
  • Designed and implemented centralized caching for critical path gRPC token authorization service that increased cache hit rate by 400%.
  • Took over collection of edge HTTP and gRPC services responsible for handling all incoming web traffic, including load balancers, gateway, route management, AuthN caching, rate limiting, and more.
  • Migrated HAProxy ansible playbooks to AWX (Ansible Tower) and automated pipelines that validate and deploy incoming changes to edge load balancers.
  • Mentored junior engineers on the team in their roles. Also worked with more senior engineers across the organization on their career path toward leadership positions.
07/2018 to 05/2020 SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER Teradata Corporation | Dallas + 1 More, TX,
  • Direct cross-domain technical engineering projects including deployment improvements, enterprise integration architecture for bare metal product, software optimizations, and offshore team knowledge transfer.
  • Increased release consistency by implementing automated release pipeline using GitHub, Jenkins, Helm, and OpenShift (Kubernetes).

Notable Accomplishments:

  • Modernized two legacy applications from Python2 to Python3 - increased potential system performance 1000%
  • Migrated from Virtual Machine to containerized deployments in OpenShift - increased scalability 100%
  • Converted public API documentation from RAML to OpenAPI v3
03/2014 to 07/2019 SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER Corvel | Saint Louis, MO,
  • Directed engineering operations with multiple high-performing Agile teams including software design, operational sustainability, and consumer product delivery (Dev Ops).
  • Built high-performance teams providing engaged, supportive leadership, performance coaching, and development.
  • Improved change and release management, and adoption of solutions engineering practices.
  • Delivered five Greenfield systems and facilitated Dev Ops of three applications and three Brownfield systems.
  • Enabled bare metal self-service capabilities for single-tenant clients.
  • Led development, delivery and 24/7 production support of critical software systems including facilitation of requirements gathering sessions, stakeholder engagement, and product road mapping.
  • Improved product quality and team performance by establishing coding and testing standards, peer review processes, and mentoring.
  • Implemented system enhancements and automation achieving 90%+ decrease in device provisioning times.
    Conducted hiring management activities to scale team to 13 internationally dispersed, internal and contractor team members (direct reports) across multiple locations.
  • Championed continuous process improvement of team velocity, estimation, code quality, security/compliance, and cross-functional collaboration.
10/2011 to 03/2014 Software Developer Walt Disney Co. | Daly City, CA,
  • Delivered key system components that enabled customizable automation by directing project management, system integration, and delivery on .Net Scrum team
  • Adopted Angular JS technology and executed project activities focused on client revenue for automated device provisioning.
  • Collaborated with developers, scrum masters, and business analysts to document requirements, execute sprints, and implement three development projects.

Noted Accomplishments: Designed and developed file management API for multi-region distribution achieving 10% reduction in process execution errors.

Expected in to to Bachelor of Science | Software Development Western Governors University, Salt Lake City, UT, GPA:
Expected in to to Associate of Applied Science | CIS - Software Development Laredo Community College, Laredo, TX, GPA:

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  • Laredo Community College

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