Senior Java Backend Engineer

Engineering


Description

About Seasoned

Seasoned Inc. is a fast growing, well-funded startup focused on making an impact on the service and restaurant industry. Seasoned Inc. is the only social community exclusively for service industry workers near you. Workers use the Seasoned app to get interviews fast for local jobs and get daily support and advice from their service industry family. Business owners use Seasoned Recruit to hire service workers in 48 hours or less from our community of top restaurant talent. We’re offering restaurants something no one else in the market offers - a truly concierge experience to fill their open positions. http://www.seasoned.co/

 

Seasoned intentionally cultivates a workforce that is inclusive of a myriad of cultural identity dimensions - representing but not limited to race, ethnicity, age, physical and mental ability, sexuality, and gender identity/expression. As a company that prides itself on creating equity and inclusion for our clients, customers, and employees, we understand that making a positive impact on an industry like hospitality requires diverse backgrounds, voices, and perspectives at the table.

 

Job Description & Responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Java Backend Engineer to help us use the latest technology to build apps, microservices and web UIs that bring the service industry together to succeed in work and life.  No other company seeks to create a place as diverse and dynamic as the industry we serve. We’re looking for people excited about being at the heart of how 10% of the American Workforce thrives.

As a Senior Java Backend Engineer,  you will work closely with product management and engineering teams to ensure Seasoned’s products are built and maintained with world-class quality and scalability.

Responsibilities

  • Own core pieces of the Seasoned product
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Develop, review and debug code, following a high standard for quality code, test coverage, comments, collaboration, and avoiding shortcuts
  • Document development processes and monitor systems
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to build and improve products
  • Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies
  • Provide innovative solutions to complex business problems

Requirements

  • Extensive experience and understanding of tools/methodologies in all aspects of the software development life cycle
  • Proven Knowledge of the Java Application Server Development and motivated to split a Monolithic Java backend to a language agnostic microservices architecture
  • Experience using system monitoring tools (e.g. New Relic) and automated testing frameworks
  • Ability to work independently as well as in small teams
  • Effective communication and leadership skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and 5 + years of experience 
  • Experience with Tomcat and Docker a plus


Last thing: bring a sense of humor and a passion for learning.  We are a team of diverse viewpoints and intellectual approaches, but we all agree humor and a thirst for knowledge make the team stronger (and more fun)!