Software Engineer

Networked Insights   •  

Chicago, IL

Industry: Information Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 58 days ago

This job is no longer available.

What You'll Do

As a Software Engineer, you will be key member of our development team, you will work on the back-end systems that support our proprietary application using technologies such as Java, ElasticSearch, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Kubernetes, and Docker. Serious candidates will be passionate about programming in a fast-paced, small, team-oriented, agile environment and enthusiastic about web-technologies. We need innovative problem solvers who have demonstrable success using a variety of open source technologies.


  • Design and build distributed applications utilizing Java, Jetty, Postgres, ElasticSearch, and Google Cloud Platform
  • Utilize testing frameworks to automate testing of software solutions
  • Actively participate in the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) following the Agile methodology
  • Execute problem solving capabilities with a demonstrable ability to adapt to change

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field of Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability with Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • 3-5 years of Java development experience
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of Web based development experience
  • Big Data and Agile experience is a plus
  • Experience preferred with REST, Git, Maven, Spring, Postgress, ElasticSearch, Linux, Kubernetes, and various cloud solutions

Who You Are

  • Strong attention to detail with a passion for code quality and design
  • Initiative, results-oriented drive and a solid work ethic requiring minimal direction
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills; ability to prioritize and manage competing tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment
  • Assertive personality with a solid work ethic and initiative, requiring minimal direction
  • High energy and drive, coupled with resourcefulness, required to succeed in a start-up environment

What You'll Get

  • Ownership and challenge in your work
  • Collaborate with intelligent and highly skilled coworkers
  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent benefits, including health, dental, vision, disability, 401(k) and life insurance
  • Generous paid time off policy including paid parental leave
  • Company Culture that is Committed to Work-Life Balance for each and every employee
  • Casual office environment with a startup feel – We have a particular fondness for Peanut M&Ms
  • Fantastic Downtown Location connected to the Merchandise Mart.