Software Engineer, Senior

  • Tysons Corner, VIRGINIA
  • Full-time

Company Description

MicroStrategy transforms organizations into intelligent enterprises through data-driven innovation. We match smart people to dynamic projects and technologies that truly challenge their talents. Curious and creative in outlook, our success is built on the talent and energy of smart and driven people. MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a worldwide leader in enterprise analytics and mobility software. A pioneer in the BI and analytics space, MicroStrategy delivers innovative software that empowers people to make better decisions and transform the way they do business. We provide our enterprise customers with world-class software and expert services so they can deploy unique intelligence applications.

Job Description

The Role:

The Senior Software Engineer will be a key member of an Agile Software Development team performing Java and open stack development. In this role, you will provide our customers with the most powerful, scalable, and user-friendly platforms for analytics, mobility, and security. You play a role in enabling MicroStrategy products to be best-in-breed and optimized for leading organizations to analyze big data and distribute actionable business insight across their enterprise.

Your Focus:

  • Lead the design and implementation of MicroStrategy software platforms, applications, and features.
  • Proactively participate in every aspect of the entire software development lifecycle of feature development, including input on specifications, designs, implementation, test design, test implementation, optimization, and delivery.
  • Support technical support engineers with high-level and escalated customer issues.
  • Participate in peer code reviews, knowledge sharing, and SCRUM meetings.


You should also bring the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar program; Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Five years of software development experience with real world knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operation systems, and other fundamental concepts.
  • Strong Java skills in client and server-side development.
  • Experience with optimization of high performance, web-based applications.
  • Fluent in object orientated programming languages, such as C++, and Java.
  • Strong knowledge of front-end web technologies: JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS 3 is preferred.
  • Strong debugging, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity of RDBMS and web services is highly desired.
  • Experience developing software applications and features in an Agile environment.
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills, attention to detail, and drive to delivery best-in-class software products for industry.

Additional Information

MicroStrategy is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


MicroStrategy is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us about your interest in employment at 703.848.8600.

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