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Software Engineering Lead

Orlando, Florida
Job Type
4 Aug 2022

PlanSource is a high-growth software company headquartered in Orlando, Florida with offices in Salt Lake City, Charleston, and Bangalore, India. As part of the Vista Equity Partners portfolio of companies, we are working to reinvent the employee benefits administration landscape. Our talented employees benefit from this partnership through increased capital for strategic investments, access to exceptional toolkits, best practices and resources for success, and strong cultural and value alignment focused on talent development and growth.

Our software has helped the various stakeholders in the Benefits Administration space in managing how benefits are bought, sold, managed, and consumed, and continues to transform the industry with innovative solutions. Nearly 7.5 million consumers receive their benefits through the PlanSource platform, which provides flexible and intuitive software and services for benefits administration.

We are hiring a Software Engineering Lead to contribute to our rapid product development pace. Our Engineers work collaboratively to set the technical direction for our SaaS products, developing easy-to-use solutions for our customers.

About the Software Engineering Lead

The Software Engineering Lead is primarily responsible for the ongoing design, development, and operation of our benefits and human capital management administration platform.
  • Maintain and support the platform for our QA, support staff, and clients
  • Drive new features through full the development cycle from requirements all the way through release
  • Managing the support of the production system and development of features by collaborating with team members
  • Writing technical requirements from business requirements
  • Writing new code and refactoring existing code
  • Provide application support to our QA/Support staff

About You

In this role you will at times lead and at other times assist cross functional teams focusing on cloud development. As a part of this role, you will be responsible for providing technical and leadership expertise to deliver products. Strong organizational, communication, and collaboration skills are integral for this role. You will also be working with a team of software engineers in providing leadership guidance on product development strategy, software architecture, design and code optimization.
  • Individual hands-on contribution into development effort
  • Drive best design principles/rationale and ensure craftsmanship in the development process
  • Drive and establish best practices for process and tools
  • Drive the projects from architectural concepts to development to production
  • Manage collaboration with Network architects, Ops/Engineering, and the Application teams

  • Minimum 7 years of experience with hands-on development of systems
  • Minimum 2 years of experience leading a team of engineers
  • Strong experience in building highly scalable, fault-tolerant distributed systems
  • Broad experience in REST APIs and micro-service architectures
  • Strong ability to prioritize, push aggressive deadlines and drive closures

Soft Skill Requirements:
  • Good team interaction including collaboration, negotiation, and conflict resolution
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical, critical observation
  • Adaptability
  • Motivated Self-Starter

What We Offer
  • Great compensation package, including a full suite of health benefits and generous 401(k) Plan.
  • The chance to work for a fast-growing, established tech company, and work side-by-side with a dynamic team of talented professionals.
  • Fast-paced environment with big goals and the opportunity make a big impact.

Top five reasons to come to PlanSource

: The size is right. Join an established tech company thats growing fast but is still small enough for you to have a big impact.

: You can grow and develop professionally. PlanSource has a great track record of internal promotions within the company and within the company.

: The benefits industry is on fire. Ongoing regulatory changes create an urgent and pervasive need in the marketplace for technology.

: PlanSource has the right product. Show off our sophisticated cloud-based technology that has a mobile-friendly UI and meets the needs of even the most complex benefit programs.

: PlanSource is the right company. Join an up-and-coming high-growth technology company that is well funded and values its employees and their families.

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  • Job Reference: 677703077-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: PlanSource
  • Location: Orlando, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent