Senior Software Engineer | 30214

Engineering, Infrastructure and Operations San Diego, California


Job Title: Senior Software Engineer



Work matters. It’s where we spend a third of our lives. And the workplace of the future is going to be a great place. We’re dedicated to bringing that to life for people everywhere. That’s why we put people at the heart of everything we do.

 People matter. Our people have a passion for learning, building, and innovating. Whether you’re an engineer, a sales professional, a finance professional, or anything in-between, our roles aim to provide each person with meaningful impact and plenty of space to grow.



The CMDB Engineering Team is passionate about delivering solutions for our mission-critical IT asset management products. Addressing scale, performance, quality and ingenuity are at the core of our purpose.



As a core member of the CMDB Engineering Team, you can help provide meaningful contributions to our CMDB products as we continue to grow and scale. This is a high-visibility arena where technical leadership is sought and recognized.


What you get to do in this role:

  • Build high-quality, clean, scalable and reusable code by enforcing best practices around software engineering architecture and processes (Code Reviews, Unit testing, etc.)
  • Working in a Scrum-based Agile development process that is light on documentation and meetings and heavy on coding
  • Designing and implement software that is simple, intuitive and easy to use that will allow customers to extend and customize the functionality to meet their specific business needs
  • Play a key role in the design and implementation of new products and features while also enhancing the existing product suite
  • Translate requirements and mock-ups into fully functional features by working closely with business and product owners, and creative designers
  • Collaborate with product managers and user experience designers to deliver delightful experiences
  • Act as a mentor for colleagues and help drive knowledge-sharing


In order to be successful in this role, we need someone who has:

  • Over5+ years of experience designing and building scalable reusable products/components
  • Passion for software development, debugging and problem-solving.  We are seeking engineers who want to work across technologies and development environments/languages
  • Experience with Java or a similar OO language
  • Experience in designing & building scalable web services
  • Passion for JavaScript and the Web as a platform, reusability, and componentization
  • Significant experience designing and implementing highly interactive user interfaces for high volume web applications
  • Experience with any of the modern UI frameworks like Angular, React or Vue
  • Expertise working with JavaScript libraries such as Bootstrap, Node.js, jQuery, and Prototype
  • Deep knowledge of AJAX, JSON, HTML, XML, CSS, SOAP, REST and associated frameworks
  • Knowledge of web user interface unit testing, profiling, and code tuning
  • Experience with Java or a similar OO language
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Experience using GIT's Source Control system
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Must be comfortable with juggling multiple priorities with the ability to manage time effectively
  • Lead and mentor less experienced developers
  • Bachelor’s/master’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline


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