FrontEnd Developer

Engineering Ahmedabad, Gujarat


Description

Job Title: Software Engineer

Position Summary: Litera is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help grow our development team. You will participate in the full SDLC from preliminary system analysis to testing and deployment. This hybrid-engineering role includes building high quality and fully performing software that meets quality and software development standards alongside a great team.

Key Responsibilities:
• Ability to work independently without instructions on most tasks, but knows when to ask for help
• Comfortable with recommending which modern software development techniques and methodologies to use
• Comfortable working in an agile environment and have a working experience with agile/scrum
• Enthusiastic about problem solving, digging into issues and owning tasks to completion
• Committed to exploring new tools, languages, and techniques on a regular basis
• Serve as a mentor to the junior engineers on the development team
• Write clean, maintainable code that is extensible with minimum number of defects
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams (PM, QA) to complete tasks
• Take ownership of product features from estimates to design and development
• Strong team player who is open to give and receive feedback
• A passion for technology and thrives in a dynamic environment with a focus on creative innovation over absolute completion

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree
• 5+ years’ experience implementing backend solutions to real business problems
• Write clean, maintainable code that is extensible with minimum number of defects
• Ability to work independently without instructions on most tasks. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
• Expert understanding of software development principles (object-oriented design, SOLID, etc.)
• Experience taking a project through its entire life cycle
• Comfortable working in an agile environment and have a working experience with Agile/Scrum
• Enthusiastic about problem solving, digging into issues and owning tasks to completion
• Strong team player who is open to give and receive feedback
• A passion for technology and thrives in a dynamic environment with a focus on creative innovation over absolute completion
Required Skills (Frontend):
• Experience working with HTML - 3 years minimum
• Experience working with JavaScript - 3 years minimum
• Experience working with React - 2 years minimum; Familiarity with Redux – an advantage
Major Advantages:
• Experience with Backend development - Python / Node.js
Job Title: Software Engineer
• Experience working in Linux environment
• Good understanding of data structures and data architecture principles
Other Advantages:
• Experience working with Elasticsearch
• Good understanding of search engines / working with Lucene or Solr – an advantage
• Familiarity with Natural Language Processing toolkits and frameworks
• Experience working with Docker
• Experience with Machine Learning frameworks (SKlearn / TF / PyTorch)
• Experience working with Big Data technologies (Hadoop / Spark)
• Experience working with cloud environments (AWS / Azure / GCP)
• Experience with other programming languages (Go / Kotlin / Rust)
• Performance Tuning
• Systems Engineering

Who We Are:
Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving over 90% of the world's largest law firms, our software is used by hundreds of thousands of lawyers every day. Experiencing enormous growth with aggressive expansion plans, Litera is building a state-of-the-art Software Development and Operations center in Ahmedabad, India and is looking for dynamic engineering leaders, who can become part of this already successful growth story, and partner in creating a world class team and products. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent leadership all contribute to a unique and open work environment. Our employees have the ability to make a direct impact on the future of the company while enjoying flexible work hours, random ice creams, dinners parties, Live food canteen, Cricket matches, day picnics and more.