Senior Full Stack Engineer

Do you want to be challenged, while being surrounded by passionate, vocally self-critical and disruptive thinkers?  If so, we want to invest in you!
 
Lithium Technologies makes software that powers the social customer experience.  We help companies unlock the passion of their customers, resulting in increased customer satisfaction, loyalty, cost savings, revenue and innovation.  As “social” moves away from “just another channel we must manage” to a strategic business imperative, Lithium Technologies is well positioned and considered a named visionary by Forrester and Gartner to lead in social customer experience.

With more than 75 million active unique users and one billion monthly page views, our platform is one of the biggest social websites you haven’t heard of! We offer a virtual playground for technologists, with cutting edge work in social, big data, gamification and mobile. Our highly talented engineers have the freedom to innovate and execute. You will join a small E2E stack team who are self-directed, and release rapidly and independently.  We are not just focused on what we deliver, but how we deliver it as well,  and view our engineering capability as a core business differentiator.
 
We are looking to build out our great engineering talent, with individuals who can be real and handle a typical day of:

As a Middle Tier Java Developer, you will play a key role in the definition, design, and implementation of our products. You will be part of a small, passionate, and talented team working in a SaaS environment. Current projects include building mobile, social support, and social commerce solutions.  You'll bring your passion for building intuitive user-interactions that consumers find both natural, and engaging as they participate. You’ll contribute to vibrant online communities as well, and solve large and technically complex problems.

You will be extremely proficient in the design and implementation of modern web applications and be at home on the core Java application tier, as well as the UI tier, and the connections between the two.

Working in an Agile environment, you will collaborate daily with product managers, peer software engineers, technical writers, and QA engineers.

Requirements

  • 4+ years’ commercial experience in Java Web application development or another Object Oriented Programming language (OOP), including proficient UI skills.
  • Strong skills in Java development experience, preferably in large scale Web environments
  • Strong UI skills and experience with HTML5, HTTP2, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Experience in one or more MVC architectures (Spring, Struts, Express, JSF)
  • Experience in one or more Client side MVC architectures (Angular, React, Ember)
  • Ability to handle complex problems well
  • Ability and willingness to try things and learn quickly
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex problems to both engineers and non-engineers
  • B.S. in Computer Science or other relevant technical field

HIGHLY DESIRED EXPERIENCE IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • A passion for Social Media
  • Familiarity and experience with Agile (scrum) development process
  • Tapestry 5 experience
  • Experience creating consumer facing web applications
  • Proven track record of identifying and championing new technologies that enhance the, software quality, developer productivity, and end-user experience

About Lithium

Lithium's software helps companies reinvent how they connect with their customers. We work with more than 360 of the world's best brands— including AT&T, Best Buy, Sephora, StubHub, Skype and Comcast — to respond on social networks and to build trusted content on a community they own. 

Now with Klout, Lithium reaches more than 500 million consumers across 10,000 specific interest areas to establish trust and reputation. Together, we represent one of the biggest collections of data on consumer attitudes, preferences and digital activities. Our 100% SaaS-based Lithium Social Customer Experience™ platform enables brands to build and engage vibrant customer communities to drive sales, reduce service costs, accelerate innovation and grow brand advocacy. We are experiencing rapid growth and are recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner and Forrester. And because our culture is as exciting as our products, we’ve been ranked as one of Glassdoor’s Best Place to Work. Come check us out!

At Lithium we encourage our employees to be real. In keeping with this philosophy, we appreciate diversity and welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, genetic information or criminal history.

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