Senior Software Engineer (Net, C#, PostGIS) (12673) Newark, California

Our Software development group focuses on developing and building world class, high performance enterprise software solutions that deliver risk quantification tools to our 400+ clients worldwide.  Using World class technology, we are building an exciting next generation product that leverages the latest advancements in database tools, grid computing, hardware-based acceleration techniques, and visualization optimization. Our Enterprise Platform utilizes restful web services, 100+ TB of data warehousing/OLAP solutions, large scale distributed data processing technology, best-in-class virtualization technology, and GPU-based computing in a SaaS environment.

Provide a senior-level contribution to a team responsible for the design, development and implementation of critical enterprise level application. Responsible for the design, development and delivery of software solutions that involves working with a large amount of data.  Undertake research into new technologies and techniques to support leading edge development by the team
Work extensively in collaboration with internal teams and participate in internal/cross team meetings, requirements gathering, scoping, decision making, and technical documentation
Technical Requirements:
Minimum 5 to 7 years of hands-on experience with software applications development.

Proven experience with but not limited to the following:

  • Programming Languages: .Net, C# (PostGIS is a big plus)
  • Databases: PostgreSQL, Mongo, SQL Server
  • Others: WCF, RESTful Web services
  • Experience with software design and development with .Net and/or C#
  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Science or related field

Other Skills: 
Proactive self-starter and results oriented
Flexible and adaptable with good interpersonal skills
Good organizational skills and able to deliver tasks on time, with consistently high quality

Founded in 1989 as a spinoff of research done at Stanford University, today RMS is the world leader in catastrophe risk modeling. From earthquakes, hurricanes, and floods to terrorism, longevity, and infectious diseases, our models provide critical risk management solutions to financial institutions around the world. Based in our Silicon Valley headquarters and with offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, our team of more than 950 professionals may be larger than it used to be, but we’re still as ambitious and innovative as ever. Whether quantifying risks due to climate change, simulating how medical breakthroughs could extend life expectancy, delivering supercomputing in the cloud, or transforming an industry with our next generation technology platform, our passion is innovation driven by the courage to tackle problems others reject as unsolvable.
At RMS, we believe the result of deeper knowledge is positive change. Our ultimate goal is to create a more sustainable and resilient world through a better understanding of catastrophic events. To find out more, visit RMS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.