Senior Perl Software Engineer in Fort Lauderdale, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

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Senior Perl Software Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Senior Perl Software Engineer to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Senior Software Engineer will be an integral part of the development team which will re-engineer parts of our client's fantasy sports application to be portable and cloud ready. This includes removing dependencies on physical servers (local file storage), NFS filesystems and older datastores (like Berkley DB and perl storable files) Best practices and design methods will be utilized to ensure the success of the project.


  • Extensive understanding of Object Oriented Perl Programming and Design.
  • Experience developing web applications in Apache/mod_perl.
  • Working knowledge of Linux OS environment and basic shell scripting.
  • Well-rounded knowledge of web serving, data structures, DB design, caching strategies
  • Experience with MySQL, MongoDB, Memcache, Redis, and/or equivalent SQL/NoSQL technologies
  • Familiarity with Docker containers, web APIs and development frameworks.
  • Experience with AWS environment and migrating to the cloud
  • Experience with unit, integration, and regression testing
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, flexible and team-oriented environment
  • Experience with HTML, CSS and user interface design.
  • Familiarity with using version control systems (SVN and git).
  • Knowledge of sports and fantasy gaming products is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.