Senior Software Engineer

Workiva started with an idea:  to make complex collaboration easy.  Wdesk is an all in one platform that simplifies complex collaboration while keeping data in sync, thus reducing risk.  Wdesk is being used by thousands of companies globally. We boast a 96% customer satisfaction rating.

Workiva is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to build a product that is revolutionizing the way people work. As part of the engineering team, you will work on the platform that powers solutions used by tens of thousands of customers. We’re looking for an enthusiast engineer who has a real passion for building and scaling applications using technologies such as AWS, React, Javascript, Dart, Python, etc. Every engineer has input into our product process and will have a real impact as part of small, nimble teams.


As a Senior Software Engineer, you can enjoy the perks of a fast-paced, high tech organization in Scottsdale, AZ.  Our agile environment allows for a flexible environment with an integrated work life. Engineers love solving complex problems with autonomy and authority and are encouraged to stay on top of new technologies.  Innovation is the key to our success; we do not get stuck in a rut! Being a customer driven environment, we have seamless daily and weekly releases. You can see your code in production in short order.


What You’ll Do:


  • Write cutting edge code.  
  • Work on any part of the stack - from very rich, highly complex H5 applications to hugely scalable distributed systems
  • Deploy quickly to production
  • Work on an agile development team
  • Work with other engineers, designers, and test engineers to bring prototypes to life
  • Mentor, coach, and help develop junior engineers


What You’ll Need:


  • BS CS/EE/CE, or equivalent job experience
  • A passion for coding and building complex web applications
  • A passion and excitement for mentoring and developing junior engineers
  • Proficient in numerous front end and back end languages; expertise as a full stack engineer
  • Fluent in the latest web technologies (Javascript/Dart/React/HTML5/Python/Clojure)Experience with AWS or Google AppEngine technologies
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, great attention to details
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly and understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved
  • Ability to scale solutions

Bonus Points:


  • Experience in Go
  • Familiarity writing code that works across all popular platforms and browsers
  • Experience using Dart and/or React
  • Experience with Google Compute Engine
  • Experience with Docker or other container systems
  • Experience with Graph Databases

Where You'll Work:

 


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