Engineer III

3+ months agoPhoenix, AZ


Kforce has a client that is seeking a Engineer III in Phoenix, AZ.As an Engineer III, you'll have a unique opportunity to:

  • Work onsite in Phoenix as the primary work location to interact, collaborate and coordinate work on a frequent basis with other employees in IT
  • Create and deploy quality software as part of an Agile engineering team that has complete DevOps ownership of their work from discovery, UX and design through the code, test, release and maintenance cycles
  • Collaborate with product managers and university experts to reimagine the student journey and work hard to turn that vision into a digital reality
  • Be a lifetime learner by staying on the cutting edge of technology and participating in the continuous improvement cycle of teams and individuals
  • Showcase your awesome work to students and staff
  • Provide direction and support to less experienced IT engineers, as required, to orient them and increase their understanding of system engineering
  • Maintain and increase professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies


  • A Bachelor's degree in a technology field and five (5) years of prior IT work experience; or at least eight (8) years of prior IT work experience
What sets you apart is your:
  • Experience working and delivering features in an agile or scaled agile team environment
  • Understanding and knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within two or more of the following areas: design and deployment of cloud services, software development, hardware installation, system administration, cyber security or other functional IT area
  • Experience working with any of the following technologies or concepts: AWS, Microservices, Istio, Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, Kibana, Kafka, UI/UX, React, AB Testing
  • Working knowledge of Software IT systems or experience in a related technical field
  • Experience working on most phases of IT systems development, testing, installation, and support
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with internal and external customers and department staff
  • Experience serving as a resource, mentor and coach for other engineers including less experienced team members
  • Ability to work in a team environment and act as a resource for less experienced resources and relay necessary information as appropriate
  • Ability to adapt to and embrace a fast moving and rapidly changing work environment
  • Demonstrated growth mindset while exhibiting a highly collaborative workstyle
  • Strength at prioritizing work, tasks and pivoting as necessary to deliver customer value
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."