Senior Software Developer - Web/Data

Santa Monica, California | Freelance | Job ID #63345 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, a major entertainment studio, is looking for a Senior Software Developer to join their team. We're looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. 


  • Craft the next generation of web applications that drive daily operations focused on highly complex systems supporting advertising delivery and content usage
  • Perform hands-on coding to build web-based applications that support business operations in advertising, content management, and finance/accounting
  • Engage in discussions with the product team to understand features and guide technical design
  • Participate in all aspects of the software lifecycle: design, experimentation, implementation, testing, and operations
  • Collaborate efficiently with product management, technical program management, operations, and other engineers to capture requirements, create solutions, and drive implementation.


  • 5-7 years of related software development experience
  • Proficiency in building REST APIs using Python for backend services
  • Strong knowledge of SQL & database modeling for RDBMS/NoSQL databases
  • Experience creating data pipelines and ETL applications with large data sets
  • Understanding of software engineering processes and tools (CI/CD, Git, Jenkins)
  • Understanding complex, distributed, microservice web architectures
  • Proficient with building and deploy applications such as Docker containers on AWS


  • BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field
  • GraphQL experience preferred
  • Exposure to data engineering tools such as Airflow and Spark
  • Experience involving big data, sophisticated business rules, and diverse user groups.

​Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.