Software Engineer at Evive

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Software Engineer

 Evive people are game-changers.

Evive was founded by two people who wanted to challenge the status quo...and did. Since 2007, that spirit has defined our culture. The work we do is redefining how people use their employee benefits, with SaaS-based services that help people to improve their lives and Fortune 1000 enterprises to optimize their benefits investments. We strive every day for the ideal of #benefitslove. Are you one of us?

We’re looking for a thorough Software Engineer. Is it you?

Detail-oriented and determined to succeed, you’re enthusiastic about software design and have the experience to back it up. An inherent problem-solver, you foresee potential issues and know how to build an infrastructure that will avoid them. You respond well to feedback and actively seek it out to make improvements. You build large scale, distributed, fault tolerant systems and software, working in a team environment with product managers, designers, and other developers. All product teams are global and move quickly using agile processes.

Here’s what a Software Engineer does at Evive (for people who like bullet lists):

  • Works with product managers to understand the value and intent of features and proactively provides guidance based on potential implementation approaches
  • Breaks down large, complex features and systems into smaller implementation slices and uses prototypes and iterations to de-risk unknowns
  • Conducts code reviews and provides useful and actionable feedback
  • Takes ownership of the products from prototype through production deployment and operations
  • Updates job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional
  • organizations
  • Protects operations by keeping information confidential

 You bring a lot to the table.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field of study, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Solid understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Knowledge of OO design
  • API/microservice design experience preferred
  • Java and/or Python knowledge preferred
  • Knowledge of React and React JS preferred
  • Experience working in a CI/CD model preferred
  • Experience working in AWS preferred
  • Web/App development experience – NodeJS, React Native, SWIFT, Android/iOS dev knowledge preferred

Evive takes care of its teammates. Here are our current benefits:

  • Laid-back office, casual attire—jeans and a t-shirt are always okay!
  • Weekly catered lunch + daily stocked kitchen with drinks, fresh fruit, and a variety of other snacks
  • Competitive salaries with annual bonus pay
  • Paid Time Off—both for vacation and volunteering
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Two work-from-home days every month
  • Employer-paid medical insurance + subsidized vision, dental, and short-term disability insurance
  • Voluntary life and AD&D insurance
  • 401(k) with up to 4% company match
  • Student loan assistance program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit + convenient location (right off the CTA blue line and Union Station)
  • Treadmill desks: walk and work!
  • Company-sponsored book club
  • And we watch Jeopardy! every day

If you’re prepared to go big, go bold, and go beyond, you’re ready to go Evive.

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Location

West Loop Gate. Located right in the heart of West Loop Gate close to the Blue Line, Union Station, LaSalle Street Station, and Ogilvie TC.

An Insider's view of Evive

What's something quirky about your company?

Our company was founded by our co-founders over dinner on a napkin!

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What are Evive Perks + Benefits

Evive Benefits Overview

Laid-back office, casual attire—jeans and a t-shirt are always okay!
Weekly catered lunch + daily stocked kitchen with drinks, fresh fruit, and a variety of other snacks
Competitive salaries with annual bonus pay
Paid time off—both for vacation and volunteering!
Paid sick time
One work-from-home day every week
Employer-paid medical insurance
Subsidized dental insurance
Vision, short-term disability, and long-term disability insurance
Accident and critical illness insurance
Employer-paid basic life insurance and AD&D insurance
Voluntary life and AD&D insurance
Health savings account
Flexible spending account (medical & dependent care)
401(k) with up to 4% company match
Student loan assistance program
Tuition reimbursement program
Employee assistance program
Gym reimbursement program
Pet Insurance
Pre-tax commuter benefit + convenient location (right off the CTA blue line and Union Station)
Treadmill desks: walk and work!
Company-sponsored book club
And we watch Jeopardy! every day

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Evive encourages employees to volunteer in their communities! We provide Volunteer PTO to ensure employees can show up.
Partners with Nonprofits
With the vision of our Corporate Giving Committee, Evive partners every year with The Posse Foundation, Illinois Medical District Guest House, the Greater Chicago Food Depository, & more!
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Acme employees can contribute up to $2750 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
We offer $1000 annualy for continuing education.
Time allotted for learning
Customized development tracks
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