QuintilesIMS Senior Software Development Engineer in Marietta, Georgia



Under general direction, formulates and defines system scope and objectives. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents those programs. Competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities. May be responsible for completion of a phase of a project. Regularly provides guidance and training to less-experienced engineers.


  • Accurately estimates the magnitude and time requirements to complete for projects. Provides accurate and timely updates to project manager and/or team lead on progress.

  • Defines deliverables, costs and benefits and ROI.

  • Designs, writes and performs unit, integration or system testing which includes development of test plans.

  • Participates in peer review of work products such as code, designs, and test plans produced by other team members.

  • Assists other team members, serving as an 'expert' either in the business application, development technologies or

  • Software Development Lifecycle processes (such as reviewing, designing and testing).

  • Works with the documentation team to assure new functionality is properly documented.

  • Implement infrastructure as code for various cloud platforms, from planned architectures

  • Implement monitoring and logging solutions for different technology stacks or container orchestration platforms

  • Implement Continuous Delivery solutions and helping customers automate various stages of their deployments and testing processes



  • Has rich experience in cloud technologies in varied environments, including, but not limited to, Microsoft Azure and AWS

  • Infrastructure Provisioning experience – Ansible, Terraform

  • Experienced in working closely with development to define and optimize a CI/CD pipeline process

  • Experience with orchestration tools - Jenkins

  • Monitoring and logging experience – AppDynamics, Nagios, Grafana, ELK Stack

  • Possess good communication skills


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related discipline and 4-6 years of experience with applicable tools and equivalent combination of education, training and experience

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