Staff Front End Software Engineer

| Chicago

This position reports to: Manager, UX Engineering

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. 

Come join the UX Engineering Platform team and work with a talented group of developers building out next generation technologies in the ServiceNow cloud platform. This team is responsible for the innovation, features, and architecture that make ServiceNow a powerful platform used by many Fortune 500 companies. You will have the opportunity to work on exciting technologies such as mobile, UI componentry, predictive intelligence, workflow & automation, and developer tools & IDE.  

What we are looking for:

You are an experienced engineer that is passionate about building great user experiences, is generally excited about new front-end technologies, and is ready to push the boundaries of what is achievable. You are looking for challenges and opportunities and have the ability and desire to bring new ideas. You are enthusiastic about working in the latest technologies, such as React, Redux, and GraphQL. You are a team player and will work with other experienced co-workers to help us evolve the technology stack to build modern and awesome user experience for our customers. You must possess a solid understanding of building amazing, performant and scalable user interfaces with large scale data, an obsession with design aesthetics, and engineering excellence.

What you get to do in this role:

  • Build highly interactive web-based application UIs that can scale with application complexity
  • Evolve existing User Interfaces to increase interactivity, intuitiveness, performance and overall user delight.
  • Create tools, libraries, and frameworks for other developers to build upon
  • Work with a strong set of teams to improve developing and deploying applications and customizations
  • Collaborate with best of breed UX designers and researchers and with back-end developers (Services and Database) to ensure seamless flow and interactivity...or work full stack and use our platform to build out the back-end services and data models you need!
  • Apply new technology and innovation to improve platform functionality
  • Deliver and outstanding experience for our customers
  • Help us define our Chicago office, and join the team leading the charge on the next generation of our platform UI

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

  • 5+ years of software industry experience
  • Passion for software development and problem solving
  • Significant experience designing and implementing highly interactive user interfaces for high volume web applications
  • Expertise working with JavaScript libraries such as AngularJS, Bootstrap, React, Node.js, jQuery, and Prototype
  • Deep knowledge of AJAX, JSON, HTML, XML, CSS, SOAP, REST and associated frameworks
  • Experience with Java or a similar OO language
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Experience with open source technologies like Linux, Apache/Tomcat and MySQL
  • Bachelor’s/Master's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline

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.

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.

 

 

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

An Insider's view of ServiceNow

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

What is your vision for the company?

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

CJ

Chief product officer

What is your vision for the company?

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
Purchase company stock at a 15% discount semi-annually
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
With an in house craft beer geek procuring
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Pre-tax contribution plan for commuter expenses - transit and parking
Company Outings
Site social activities periodically
Free Daily Meals
Free breakfast offered daily
Game Room
Shuffle board, pool table, table games and more!
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Every Thursday!
Pet Friendly
Dog and cat friendly!
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
LinkedIn Learning access, numerous internal training programs, conference attendance options
Tuition Reimbursement
Up to $5,250 reimbursed annually for qualified expenses
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