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Software Engineer

New York City, NY, US

Software Engineer – Modern Applications


We are Insight.

As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow.

From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our employees help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter.


Microsoft 2020 US Partner of the Year

Databricks 2020 National Consulting and SI Partner of the Year

HashiCorp 2020 Partner Award: Americas Investment Partner of the Year

Intel 2020 US Innovation Partner of the Year

Our Insight Digital Innovation team is searching for an experienced, passionate and professional Engineer specializing in Modern Applications to join our team.


You will serve as thought leader, solution visionary, technology expert to our clients and within our Insight team. You are the most technical resource on projects.  You will help clients envision future state capabilities, define & design modern application solutions to achieve that vision and lead the implementation of those modern applications, mentoring other Insight developers along the way.  
We are practitioners of lean engineering (a high velocity product development process that applies Lean and DevOps practices), microservice oriented patterns and practices, and cloud platform capabilities for the design and development of modern applications, SaaS and PaaS solutions. While much of our work is in the Microsoft stack, our AWS and Google Cloud expertise and services are expanding fast.
We provide these services to our clients who are business of all sizes from startups to fortune 500 companies. What is consistent across our clients is that they are interested in transforming their business through modern applications and have engaged Insight to deliver on that vision. 

What our Modern Applications Engineers Do:

  • Map business needs to technical solutions that will make clients more relevant and competitive
  • Lead teams in building cutting-edge applications for companies ranging in scale from startup to Fortune 100 in a variety of industries including health life sciences, finance, manufacturing and more
  • Work directly with clients to understand the deep technical problems and pain points that slow them down.
  • Acts as a thought leader to both the client and fellow teammates within the Modern Apps Practice.
  • Serve as technical leaders and mentors to uplift the skill sets of everyone on the team
  • Deliver technical recommendations, presentations and workshops to groups of peers and/or clients
  • On occasion, assist with the technical sales:
    • Meet with clients to understand their needs and help envision cloud native solutions to meet those needs.
    • Understands cloud platform capabilities and architects solutions that efficiently meets client needs.
    • Helps understand required skillsets and collaborates with Practice Managers to plan for appropriate agile team makeup.
    • Contributes to Statements of Work (SOW) and Proposal creation.

What We Look For 

  • Passion for technology and learning
  • Desire to work collaboratively with strong technical teams to build complex client solutions
  • Demonstrable experience and expertise in several of the following areas: 
    • Design and development of cloud-native, secure, distributed applications that leverage microservice architecture, webservices, REST APIs, API Gateways, relational and NoSQL stores and loosely coupled messaging  
    • Design and automation of Infrastructure as a Service and Platform as a Service capabilities including virtual networks, virtual machines, cloud services, web sites, data services, IoT services, etc. 
    • Design and implementation of Internet of Things solutions that leverage high volume telemetry ingestion, stream analytics and data visualization 
    • Design and implementation of big data analytics that leverage Hadoop and predictive analytics systems 
    • DevOps practices including automations and capabilities for CI, CD, metrics, monitoring, infrastructure as code, configuration management, and the organizational adoption of systems thinking, feedback loops and collaboration 
    • Experience and solid understanding of cloud / networking / distributed computing environments 
    • Experience and capability to conceive and present solutions to client tailored to their unique business problems and opportunities, then follow through to SOW preparation and engagement delivery 
    • Design and implementation of responsive web and mobile applications 

Experience Profile 

  • 5+ total years industry experience 
  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer with hands on programming 
  • 2+ years of professional hands-on experience with a public cloud provider. Microsoft Azure is preferred; additional knowledge of AWS, and/or GCP is also highly valuable
  • Senior Engineer level experience with a consulting firm is preferred 

Technical Skills Required 

We are looking for individuals who have experience with some or all of the following or equivalent skills. Over the course of any given year, these are examples of the technologies to which our engineers are exposed. Our engineers will need to have a broad knowledge of many and specialized, expert knowledge in a smaller subset.



Agile, Scrum, DevOps 

Technologies / Knowledge Areas

Cloud Native, IoT/Edge, Chatbot, Native Mobile (iOS & Android), App Modernization, Responsive Web / PWA, Cognitive Services, Full Stack Development, Tokenization


.NET Core, J2EE, Spring, Angular, React, Go, Xamarin, Vue, REST API


C#, C++, PowerShell, JavaScript, Java, Ruby, Python, node.js 


Visual Studio, Atom, Swagger, PowerApps


Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, ESB, Message Queues, Cloud Services, Lambda, Google Cloud 


Azure PowerShell Classic/ARM, AWS CloudFormation, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CloudFoundry, Hypergrid, Terraform & HashiCorp products 


Docker, CoreOS, LXD, Joynet 


Hyper-V, VMware 


SQL Database, Cassandra, DocumentDb, Mongo DB, RDS, Hadoop, Machine Learning, Redis, Postgres 



What Insight can Offer

You’ll collaborate with a team of proven professionals across multiple areas of expertise, ensuring you continue developing your skills while working consistently to deliver value to our clients.


We’ll invest in your professional development and provide a clear path for career advancement.


At Insight, diversity and inclusion is critical to our success in designing, building, and implementing next-generation solutions. Our teammates bring unique life experiences, viewpoints and backgrounds that makes our team stronger.


As a full-time, permanent team member, you’ll also receive a full benefits package plus other perks like flexible vacation, 401k matching, and a quarterly bonus program.


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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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