Sr. Software Engineer, Data Systems

2U, Inc   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Education


Not Specified years

Posted 68 days ago

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About the Role

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about software craftsmanship. You have experience in, and passion for, high-quality, maintainable code that confers low operating costs, high change velocity and is a point of professional pride for you and the team.

You are a competent maker with the following competencies:

  • Writing maintainable high-performance code
  • Refactoring to keep code maintainable
  • Conducting exploratory and automated testing
  • Debugging complex problems under time constraints

You have experience in:

  • Relating your project deliverables to products you are building and strategy behind them
  • Advocating for end user needs in software you are building
  • Collaborating with product managers to define and refine requirements

Over time, we expect you to grow by learning and practicing the following skills:

  • Providing technical guidance and feedback to other team-members
  • Planning and estimating development tasks and short-term projects
  • Running deployment software to put code on production
  • Participating in application level technical design
  • Participating in technical interviews

Our Tech Stack:

  • Python + Celery
  • Javascript Frameworks (like Node.js, Vue.js, React)
  • Java
  • Salesforce, Apex
  • JSON API Spec
  • Relational databases (like PostgreSQL)
  • Key Value stores (like Redis)
  • AWS API Gateway, Lambda, RDS, ElastiCache