Software Engineer - Java

Software Engineering New York, New York


ABOUT Your Role:

If you are a Java Developer with a demonstrated track record of innovative thinking and technical know-how, then this is the role for you! You should enjoy working in a collaborative Agile environment, continuing to build and maintain the framework that drives the various About.com brands. While your main expertise and focus will be Java, you will also be interested in opportunities to contribute to the frontend HTML/Javascript/CSS.

ABOUT Your Contributions:

  • Improve and maintain the design and architecture of our web platform
  • Develop and maintain robust high performance server side systems
  • Support and/or assist our frontend developers in creating innovative websites

ABOUT You:

  • 3+ years in a full stack web development position
  • Knowledge of modern Java with proven application
  • Interested in researching new technologies and approaches to address business needs
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and experience integrating server-side and client-side technologies
  • Experience with web templating languages (e.g., Mustache, FTL, JSP)
  • Experience with at least one server-side framework (e.g. Spring, Play)

ABOUT Us:

About.com is reimagining the way people find expert advice and answers online. Through its premium vertical brands including Verywell, The Balance, Lifewire and its namesake About.com, we help tens of millions of users each month answer questions, solve problems, learn something new and find inspiration on topics they deeply care about.