C021120: Senior Software Engineer

Job Location:

Charlotte, North Carolina

The role:

Starting as a salaried fulltime employee of Ferguson Consulting, you will function as a contract IT resource at the enterprise level for our telecommunications client in Charlotte, NC. Our client has 6 openings for a Senior Developer Role and 1 opening for a Lead Developer role. This particular role is looking for a candidate who is interested in conversion after 3 months to a fulltime employee status with our client as the employer.

Candidates must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder.

Who You Are:

  • 6-8 years or more of development and progressive learning experience within Backend applications using Java or .NET Core (Cloud is a plus)
  • At least 4 years of experience in software development, enterprise and solutions architecture and architectural frameworks
  • Strong experience on RESTful micro services, highly available Cloud infrastructure (a plus), Java & Cloud (a plus) native frameworks
  • At least 2 years of experience in one public cloud provider like AWS and Azure (a plus)
  • At least 2 years of experience in one API gateway product like Mulesoft, Apigee, Netflix ZUUL
  • At least 2 years of experience in container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes
  • Hands on experience with Java / Groovy, Spring Boot, Netflix OSS and in setting up DevOps (CI/CD) pipeline
  • Prior working experience with outsourcing teams or engineering partners is a plus
  • Excellent communication skill with peers and/or outsourcing partners
  • Define the technology roadmap for modernization, migration monolith to micro-services (Required for the Lead role)
  • Strong Communication and Analytical skills
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

The benefits:

We hire IT professionals who like to work with smart people and can hold their own in a demanding environment. Our employees build a career at Ferguson. Here IT isn’t a support function for our business – it IS our business. We strive to develop a professional relationship with each employee – and that is what you are, our direct employee. Our pay and benefit levels recognize the advanced skills of our talented staff members. In addition, we are unique in our market in the emphasis that we place on continuing education, including an annual training allowance that is an integral part of our compensation package. This kind of investment in our employees’ professional development is an important contributor to making Ferguson a desirable place to build an IT career. As a W-2 employee, your first assignment will be just that – the first of many. Our goal is to establish a long-term employee relationship with you.

The compensation:

Highly competitive base salary.

Paid overtime

$.60/$1 401K match

160 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) Benefits

Bonus System

Health, vision, dental, and life insurance

Short-term and long-term disability

Training allowance for Leading Industry Professional Training with SLU/Wash U.

How to Apply:

If you are looking for a change and/or are interested in building or continuing your career as an IT professional and have the ability to thrive in challenging, fast-paced environments, we want to hear from you.

Please send your resume to Andy Scheffel at ascheffel@fergcons.com

Please review our website fergusonconsultinginc.com and find out more about who we are and what we can do for you.


Ferguson is free from biases for or against any individual or group of candidates. We are inclusive and celebrate multiple approaches and points of view. Ferguson believes diversity drives innovation and that difference is valued. We build a culture where we are committed to cultivating and preserving inclusion. We’re always growing our network of people, opportunities and tools to help our employees develop, advance and manage their career paths. Our diverse team of employees enables us to learn better together as a collective team. Ferguson welcomes all qualified applicants in consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Andy Scheffel
Ferguson Consulting
1350 Timberlake Manor Parkway, Suite 500
Chesterfield,MO 63017
(636) 728-4407
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