Software Engineer II

Software Engineering Madison, Wisconsin


We’re Progress – we offer the best platform for building and deploying tomorrow’s applications quickly and easily. We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build things that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other and cheer our wins. Join us as a Software Engineer II in our Madison WI office.

We are a leading producer of award-winning and easy-to-use secure data file transfer and network management software, that helps solve complex IT problems with simple solutions. Our software is trusted by millions of people worldwide to transfer files between systems, business partners and customers; and to monitor networks, applications and servers. The goal of our File Transfer solution is to securely transfer sensitive data in compliance with SLAs, governance and data protection regulations.  It is one of the fastest growing File Transfers in the B to B market. We do this by research, design, implementation and delivery as part of a fast-paced team.

WHAT YOU’LL DO IN THIS ROLE: 

  • Design and develop high quality secure user interfaces in the File Transfer domain
  • Work effectively within a cross-functional multi-site team
  • Define and develop production-ready features
  • Participate in planning, code reviews, design, and architecture discussions, etc.
  • Champion JavaScript and UI development best practices
  • Work with technical services to support released products and features

TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE, WE NEED SOMEONE WHO HAS:  

  • BS or higher degree in Computer Science or commensurate industry experience
  • Working knowledge in developing and unit testing JavaScript and Angular or React
  • Demonstrated experience with HTML5 and CSS
  • Problem solving and debugging skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Worked in Agile/Scrum based teams 
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT REQUIRED:
  • .NET, C++, or Java development
  • REST API design, development and usage
  • Knowledge of Less or SCSS
  • Additional JS frameworks (Vue, Protractor, Jasmine)
  • JavaScript build systems (Grunt, Webpack, etc.)
  • Package management (NPM, Bower, Nuget etc.)
  • CI/CD environments (Jenkins, Bamboo or CircleCI)
  • Git and collaboration tools such as BitBucket or GitHub 

BENEFITS:

Here at Progress, we truly care about your employee experience. It is important to us for our employees to balance their work and home life, obtain viable options for their health and wellness, grow their career, and plan for financial success.

The Progress benefits package is designed to recognize the diverse needs of our work force. We offer a variety of benefits for your health care needs, including four medical plans that meet any need or budget. Take advantage of our financial benefits, including an Employee Stock Purchasing Plan and a 401(k) with a company match! In addition to a variety of options to continue your career growth, Progress offers a generous Tuition Reimbursement program.

Progress provides flexibility to our employees through Flexible Vacation Time, Flexible Hours, and telecommuting options.  Take time to bond with your newest family addition through our Parental Leave options. Or celebrate you by enjoying a birthday holiday! You can even give back to the community through our community service time off.

Progress is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

Together, We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!