Senior Software Engineer - Jobseeker Applications will be responsible for enhancing and extending the platform which dynamically assembles and serves all content and functionalities of Indeed’s jobseeker tools.
Jobseeker Applications is one of the most technically challenging and mission-critical areas of Indeed as well as the product area with the highest traffic. If you are consumed with building simple, elegant and lightning-fast web applications, we have a great opportunity for you.
We're looking for someone who:
- Design, develop, and maintain high-volume web application and service infrastructure
- Conceive of and implement new features and improvements that enhance the jobseeker experience by improving the performance, scalability, and stability of our platform
- Own delivery of crucial components, at times leading small teams of engineers
- Mentor other engineers in development process and technical skills
- Design and develop reusable software components
- Promote best practices for quality agile software development
- Has a passion for elegance and simplicity
- Takes pride in designing solutions that will outlive the problem
- Loves to learn and develop new skills continuously
- Has a strong sense of ownership in every application they build
- BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant work experience
- Minimum 5 years experience in software development with at least 2 years building web-centric products in Java
- Demonstrated significant technical contribution to at least one major, mission-critical middle-tier project or product, from conception to production release
- Successful experience building systems which apply modern middle-tier architecture and design patterns, including both SOA and EDA paradigms
- Deep understanding of how to implement sophisticated content assembly and delivery using middle-tier web technology stacks, including at least one well-known MVC toolkit (e.g. Struts, Spring MVC, etc.) and best practices for supporting AJAX frontends
- Experience building solutions for high traffic web sites highly desired
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