Principal Software Engineer - Full Stack - Remote

Houston, TX - $136,462 - $204,692

At Skillsoft, we propel organizations and people to grow together through transformative learning experiences. We believe every team member has the potential to be AMAZING. Join us in our quest to transform learning and help individuals unleash their edge.


  • Learn existing application micro-service architecture, and domain models
  • Work with product owners and architects to understand requirements
  • Ability to deliver high quality implementations with minimal guidance and supervision
  • Provide consistent implementations minimizing complexity, following guidelines and best practices
  • Support other developers and provide high quality reviews
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve occasional production issues
  • Deliver high quality software on time, maintain and improve services you develop and existing services as needed

Environment, Tools & Technologies:

  • Agile/Scrum
  • Atlassian Confluence, Jira
  • Mac, Linux
  • JavaScript, Node.js, React UI
  • GraphQL and REST APIs
  • CI/CD, GitHub, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • SQL (Postgres RDS), NoSQL (Cassandra, Elasticsearch)
  • Messaging - Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQS
  • Monitoring - New Relic, Splunk
  • AI - BERT, GPT, etc.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years development experience
  • Familiarity with and ability to explain:
  • React development
  • Localization and Accessibility
  • API design/development and security
  • Message queueing benefits and challenges
  • Microservices architecture
  • Multi-tenant design
  • Diagnosing memory and performance concerns

Attributes for Success:

  • Proactive, Independent, Adaptable

Target base salary range for this job requisition is anticipated to be $136,462 to $204,692 annualized.

We also offer participation in the Company Bonus Program and full benefits. The company may modify salaries, salary ranges and/or Pay Plans from time to time as it deems necessary.

As a federal contractor, Skillsoft requires all team members working in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Additionally, any Skillsoft team member traveling to the United States for business will also need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

More About Skillsoft:

Skillsoft delivers online learning, training, and talent solutions to help organizations unleash their edge. Leveraging immersive, engaging content, Skillsoft enables organizations to unlock the potential in their best assets - their people - and build teams with the skills they need for success. Empowering 36 million learners and counting, Skillsoft democratizes learning through an intelligent learning experience and a customized, learner-centric approach to skills development with resources for Leadership Development, Business Skills, Technology & Development, Digital Transformation, and Compliance.

Location Houston, TX (77246)
Rate $136,462 - $204,692
Job Type Full Time
Company Skillsoft
Posted 12 days ago