Principal Software Engineer

  • Green Bay, WI - United States
  • Full-time

Principal Software Engineer

Brooksource is searching for a Principal Software Engineer for our Fortune 500 client in Appleton, WI. You will be a trusted advisor, influencer and thought leader whose IT expertise and business knowledge combines to translate business objectives into technology-enabled solutions that deliver the capabilities needed to achieve business results.


You will be responsible for leading a technical Agile Scrum team in the definition, design and execution of large scale projects in support of our client’s emerging operations initiatives. This role will also responsible for driving adoption and continuous improvement of architecture standards and best practices. Experience with designing highly secure web applications with an understanding of web application security fundamentals is required.


Our client has been voted the “World’s Most Ethical Company” for the 6th year in row now and are consistently ranked in the top 20 of most rewarding companies to work for in the nation. They have one of the fastest growing IT departments in the Fox Valley and they are looking for you to join their team long term and make a huge impact on their business model going forward.


Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Oversee and direct efforts to identify information and technology solutions that enable business needs and strategies.
  • Apply business knowledge and experience to effective advise others on technology as an enabler.
  • Lead efforts to analyze IT industry and market trends and determine potential impacts.
  • Develop concepts and constructs necessary to create technology-enabled business systems.
  • Influence technology direction.
  • Provides thought leadership and execution to large complex efforts.
  • Utilize breadth of technical understanding and dive deep when necessary.
  • Consult on and manage initiatives to ensure alignment across multiple business and IT areas.
  • Proactively mitigate risks across multiple assets, information domains, technologies & platforms.
  • Provide leadership, mentoring and technical guidance to others to drive initiatives.
  • Facilitate communications that involve obtaining cooperation and agreement on issues that may be complex or controversial.
  • Utilize negotiation and persuasion to come to agreement and to effectively form partnerships.
  • Act as a change agent to continuously improve and move the organization forward.
  • Accountable to provide leadership to successfully deliver the right results on initiatives in a timely and effective manner.
  • Direct the work of others to lead initiatives that cross multiple assets, technologies, platforms, departments and vendors.
  • Ability to work within a diverse team of skillsets and experience levels to deliver results.


Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science, business, mathematics or related field.
  • Excellent experience in business software and process design.
  • Excellent experience in architecture, design, development, and implementation of application and infrastructure solutions at an enterprise level.
  • Experience with industry standard technologies, tools and methods including Service Oriented Architecture, EAI, and Application Servers, frameworks, mainframe and databases.
  • Demonstrated leadership on large scale projects impacting strategic priorities.
  • Prior experience with OutSystems is desirable.
  • Excellent business owner-facing communication skills and ability to translate business requirements into system designs.
  • Experience with designing highly secure web applications required.
  • Knowledge of financial services industry is desirable.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Visio preferred.


Seniority Level

Mid-Senior level


  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology and Services
  • Computer Software

Employment Type


Job Functions

  • Information Technology
  • Strategy/Planning
  • Engineering


Disclaimer: This job offer was originally posted on LinkedIn.