Java Backend Software Engineer at ServiceNow
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We are looking for a Back End Engineer to join our App Engine Studio team co-located in Chicago and San Diego. This is a growing team that delivers the templating framework providing the ability for non-developers to easily create, edit and deploy applications on the ServiceNow platform. App Engine Studio is a development tool for creators to quickly and easily create complex applications with little experience in traditional pro development tools.
As a Software Engineer you will have the opportunity to play a key role in both the templatization process and architecture of our new technology. We're looking for team-oriented problem solvers, possessing excellent communication skills, and are experienced in Java. Experience developing ServiceNow scoped applications is a plus. You have ideally developed scalable solutions with a mindset for performance, usability and extensibility. You think about supporting internal and external customers with reliable quality capabilities that enable them to build world class experiences.
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.)
- Work with the product owners to understand detailed requirements and own your code from design, implementation, test automation and delivery of high-quality product to our users.
- Design software that is simple to use to allow customers to extend and customize the functionality to meet their specific needs
- Help design and implement new products and features while also enhancing the existing product suite
To be successful in this role you have:
- 0-2+ years of experience with Java or a similar OO language
- Experience with data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design, design patterns, and performance/scale considerations
- Experience with any of the modern UI frameworks like Angular, React or Vue
- Analytical and design skills
- Working knowledge and ability to use tools to assist with daily tasks (IDE, debugger, build tools, source control, ServiceNow instances, profilers, system administration/Unix tools)
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