Software Engineer

TechTarget   •  

Newton, MA

Industry: Media

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 46 days ago

TechTarget’s Product Development group is seeking a Software Engineer to provide technical expertise to support the company’s growth. The candidate will work in a Lean/Agile environment where the business and product development groups work side-by-side to create innovative and scalable solutions. This is a great opportunity to showcase technical skills while helping to solve real world problems. The candidate will be required to build solutions that cover the full application technology stack, i.e. UI to the database and are motivated to succeed and explore new ideas based upon your own creativity and enthusiasm.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Work closely with Software Developers / QA Engineers and the business to build outstanding products;
  • Develop scalable, robust, secure, enterprise web applications;
  • Write functional, clean, scalable code;
  • Write design/technology specs as required;
  • Understand and work within existing business and development procedures;
  • Enhance tools and processes to improve product design/development; and,
  • Develop a deep understanding of product functionality and how it relates to business goals and practices

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent;
  • 1-5 years’ software development experience;
  • Good knowledge of Java;
  • Good knowledge of JavaScript, SQL;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Proven troubleshooting and problem solving skills; and,
  • Strong attention to detail