Software Engineer

CAS   •  

Columbus, OH

Industry: Chemicals


Not Specified years

Posted 292 days ago

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Job Description

At CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, we are scientists, technologists and business leaders who continuously and passionately pursue new knowledge in our quest to fuel scientific discovery and empower innovation. 

Dedicated to the ACS vision of improving people’s lives through the transforming power of chemistry, the CAS team of highly trained scientists finds, collects and organizes all publicly disclosed substance information, creating the world’s most reliable collection of content that is vital to innovation worldwide.  CAS provides a suite of solutions relied on by researchers, patent professionals and decision-makers around the world that advance the scientific enterprise by enabling discovery and facilitating workflows.

CAS is currently seeking a Software Engineer.  This position will be located in our headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.


BA/BS in computer science or equivalent experience in Information Technology field

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Experience with scripting languages and automation of processes

Strong communication, interpersonal and teaming skills, including the ability to work effectively in agile / scrum environment.

Demonstrated interest and ability to quickly learn new technologies

Desired skills:
Experience with XML technologies including XQuery
Familiarity with Agile development methodologies


Candidates with an affinity for iterative and collaborative approaches will be part of an expanding DevOps team incorporating coding/scripting and process re-engineering for ongoing operational execution of high volume delivery of scientific content using a variety of Open Source and commercial tools. 

The individual will be responsible for engaging in design, developing solutions, automation, monitoring applications, loading content and trouble-shooting issues.

CAS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including a generous vacation plan, medical, dental, vision insurance plans, and employee savings and retirement plans.  Candidates for this position must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.  EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran