Senior Backend Engineer

Come to our Seattle area lab to Help Lead Software Innovation through Game Changing Products
 
You can turn great ideas into code and turn that code into groundbreaking and beautiful new applications. You also crave an opportunity to work with the best and brightest engineers, designers, and entrepreneurs to create new digital experiences in an environment that’s both collaborative, and free from micromanagement.
 
Here’s Your New Opportunity
 
We’re a global team of the most accomplished designers, engineers, and product experts you’ll find anywhere. The new business ventures we create build strategic advantages for some of the world's most important companies, and help them get to the next horizon of digital innovation.

Responsibilities:

  • Build, maintain and refine high performance, scalable systems, serving an essential function in all groundwork, infrastructure and product discussions from conception to completion
  • Develop elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Contribute to a future-ready, high quality and performant code base
  • Share technical solutions and product ideas through design review, pair programming, code review and technology discussions
  • Demonstrate and communicate a passion for designing product user interfaces that help drive rapid business growth
  • Apply expertise in developing object-oriented software in Java and building Java-based applications and REST API services
  • Develop service-based architecture and design persistence and caching models using SQL and NoSQL

Requirements:

  • Experience building core Java applications and REST API services
  • Strong DevOps experience with AWS and Docker
  • Experience with the Spring framework (ideally Spring Boot) and related technologies like Hibernate
  • Proven competencies in designing persistence and caching models using MySQL
  • Effective time management abilities in order to move quickly and release small batches frequently
  • A deep understanding of software engineering best practices such as unit testing, code reviews and design documentation
  • Workflow flexibility and strong teamwork skills
  • The ability to build scalable, high quality, distributed services

Additional Preferred Competencies:

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies (e.g.: Docker, Vagrant, etc…)
  • Entrepreneurial / Startup Experience
  • Python
  • Data Engineering
  • Exposure to Machine Learning libraries like Sci-kit Learn, Pandas, NumPy, XG-Boost

To learn more, visit us at careers.bcgdv.com/learn-more

Interested applicants may apply through the careers section of the website at BCGDV.com. Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
 
BCG DIGITAL VENTURES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, AGE, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS, OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTIC PROTECTED UNDER FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAW.

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