Software Engineer

| Chicago

About The Role

You will play a pivotal role on a small agile team of talented engineers focused on building cloud-based, cutting-edge solutions for our client-partners.

How You'll Make An Impact

You'll work with other highly skilled developers to build enterprise SaaS applications using Ruby on Rails and other modern web technologies. As a core team member of our web application platform team, you will get to work on all aspects of our products. You'll be a part of a team that is focused on continuous improvement, code quality, good security, and software craftsmanship. You'll also share your passion for web development and aggressively seek out the best solutions to complex problems.

What We're Looking For

  • Minimum: 2 years of professional development experience using Ruby, Java, or other OO language
  • Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree
  • Relational database design as well as proficiency in SQL (preferably PostgreSQL)
  • Your drive for action and experience solving problems in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working through and on performance issues, tuning, scaling and security when working on the web.
  • RSpec or relevant testing framework
  • Object Oriented JavaScript and/or React
  • Agile methodologies
  • Full Stack Development (RESTful API development would be considered a big plus)
  • Experience using non-relational data stores (Redis, Memcached, Elasticsearch, etc)
  • A desire to share knowledge and help others on your team grow
  • Familiarity with Linux; must be proficient with common tools and utilities
  • Understanding of cloud infrastructure (AWS, Google Cloud, etc)

Additional Information

We are the trailblazers in our space and we continually strive to learn and grow, but there is always time to celebrate a colleague's birthday or a recent success. We dress casually, have one of the best views in the city and the whole team sports Apple laptops. Our CEO Jason Weingarten and President Dan Bartfield always have their office doors open. And with opportunities for professional advancement, medical, dental and vision insurance, and a 401K match – Yello has you covered.

  • Yello is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
  • Candidates local to Chicago are preferred.
  • You must be authorized to work in the United States.
  • Must be able to sit or stand for continuous periods of time
  • This role frequently communicates/interacts with individuals, must have strong written and oral communication skills
  • Yello reserves the right to assign or reassign the responsibilities and requirements to this job at any time

 

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Location

55 E Monroe , Chicago, IL 60603
55 E Monroe , Chicago, IL 60603

What are Yello Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Recreational Clubs

Additional Perks + Benefits

Yello sponsors office sports leagues and offers discounted memberships to Chicago Athletic Clubs. • Yello is dedicated to supporting career progression through professional development opportunities, mentorship and continued education • Yello offers healthy catered lunches each week and a fully stocked kitchen with fresh fruit and snacks.

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