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Back-end engineer

Back-end engineer
CA, San Francisco

Job Description

Client: One of the largest and most widely used online legal service platforms in the world.

Location:  SF

A Day in the Life

  • Participate in defining our evolving global platform architecture
  • Design and build world-class software components, including: services, APIs, tooling, documentation
  • Give feedback to and proactively seek it from your peers and stakeholders
  • Work with DevOps team to ensure smooth deployment
  • Demonstrate your work to internal and external audiences
  • Be active within the wider engineering community


  • BSc or MSc degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • 5+ years experience in high-growth technology environments
  • Strong command of Java and OO design and principles
  • Strong understanding and experience with Scala and functional programming
  • Strong understanding of microservices architecture
  • Experience with containers and container orchestration tools (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience designing and developing RESTful services/APIs
  • Experience working with RabbitMQ, Tomcat, and MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Practiced test-driven development utilizing unit testing frameworks and automated testing tools
  • Experience working in an agile/iterative environment
  • Experience with git
  • Must be proactive, self-sufficient, thorough and organized
  • Demonstrated success working with small, collaborative cross-functional teams

  • Nice to have:

  • Experience with software globalization, internationalization and localization
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Redis and HBase
  • Familiarity with Jenkins and Chef
  • Knowledgeable in front-end web technologies such as HTML, CSS and Javascript

Benefits & Perks

  • Fully paid Medical, Dental and Vision insurance for full-time employees
  • Unlimited PTO; take time when you need it and come back refreshed
  • Competitive salary packages
  • Commuter/Transit Program
  • 401k program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care)
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • Your choice of a Mac or PC
  • Monthly onsite masseuse sessions
  • “Red Friday” catered lunches
  • Company sponsored events, both on- and off-site

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