Software Engineer – Platform Development

| Chicago

Description

ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before.  We’re disruptive.  We work hard but try not to take ourselves too seriously.  We are highly adaptable and constantly evolving.  We are passionate about our product, and we live for our customers.  We have high expectations and a career at ServiceNow means challenging yourself to always be better. 

What you get to do in this role:

Participate in design, development, and delivery of new features to enhance the capabilities of the ServiceNow platform, improve scalability and performance, and advance general innovation supporting development on and within the platform. Learn and grow your skills by working with a well rounded, extremely talented, but humble engineering team. Be a founding member of the newly established Chicago engineering hub, getting an exciting chance to be a startup

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

  • Bachelor’s degree OR equivalent experience (3+ years)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience developing object-oriented software
  • Demonstrated aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Good attitude and ability to work on a team
  • Customer-focused approach

Desired Skills (You don’t need all of these, but we need some):

  • Strong java experience (or similar)
  • JavaScript proficiency
  • Experience building quality Unit Tests and Integration/Automated Tests
  • Experience with relational databases (Oracle, MySQL/MariaDB, MSSQL)
  • Familiarity with basic web application architecture
  • Strong understanding of web technologies
  • Familiarity with Unix shell
  • Experience developing on the ServiceNow platform is a huge plus
  • Strong communication skills (this is not a customer-facing role, but we are very collaborative and value the ability to effectively communicate technical problems to non-technical people)

We provide competitive compensation, generous benefits and a professional atmosphere. This is a very collaborative and inclusive work environment where individuals strong on aptitude and attitude will have an opportunity to grow their professional careers through working with some of the most advanced technology and talented developers in the business.

 

 

 

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or veteran status. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at (408) 501-8550, or [email protected] for assistance.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Maria DBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • PiwikAnalytics
    • Adobe AnalyticsAnalytics
    • BalsamiqDesign
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • ServiceNowManagement

Location

In addition to having neighbors such as Google and McDonald’s new global HQ, the West Loop is home to Chicago’s “Restaurant Row."
171 N Aberdeen St, Chicago, IL 60607

Insider's spotlight

What’s the vibe like in the office?

You make decisions every day that help people. My work makes a big difference, and that’s satisfying.

Medha

Senior application developer

What projects are you most excited about?

I wanted to work at a growing company. We're focused, customer-centric, and you can't beat the platform.

Olum

Project manager

What are some things you learned at the company?

Our purpose is empowering. The company's putting a lot into the culture, the employees - they're investing in us.

Marina

Creative director

Amazing products that create great employee and customer experiences and make work, work better, is our passion.

CJ

Chief product officer

Taking a long-range view, we've got the spirit of a start-up and the resources to deliver with high quality.

Preetam

Software engineer

What are ServiceNow Perks + Benefits

ServiceNow Benefits Overview

At ServiceNow, we believe that a life well-worked is critical to a life well-lived. And we believe in the power of the individual to achieve amazing things.

Our employees are united in the desire to be part of a company that has a long-lasting, positive, global impact. They get their voices heard and have the satisfaction of seeing their hard work brought to life.

Come build something awesome. We’ve got all the benefits you’d expect, and all the opportunities you want.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Daily Meals Provided
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
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