Java Engineer, Santa Monica

Our client in Santa Monica has been an ongoing relationship with the firm for years, and anyone we've placed here has been very stable and happy in the organization.  It's a small startup culture, but not necessarily the grind or uncertainty that earlier stage startups might have.   Excellent benefits and creative environment, too!  Well funded and "at profitability".

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer, you’ll be responsible for architecting and building features that will improve the functionality and experience of a proprietary platform. You will bring ideas to life by prioritizing, managing, coding and shipping new features that will help grow the platform and company to the next level. This is a great opportunity to own the software design and development of the platform end-to-end and be part of a disruptor in the digital content space.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with visual & UX designers, marketing and customer support teams to help build features that increase user growth and customer satisfaction
  • Implement and maintain front-end and back-end code to enhance the foundation of a complex technology platform
  • Manage stakeholders expectations through prioritization and consistent communication

Requirements:

  • BS or MS in computer science or a related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • 6 or more years of software development experience
  • Experience working with SQL databases.
  • Experience working with backend technology such as Java
  • Knowledge of HTML, Javascript and CSS
  • Ability to work independently in a less-structured environment