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2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
120 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
120 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
Fintech • Software • Financial Services
The Backend Engineer designs, architects, and engineers our FinTech Platform. The Backend Engineer has experience working on the full lifecycle of a SaaS development project and works well in a collaborative team environment.
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401-K
Adoption Assistance
Commuter Benefits
+39 More
8 Hours Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Information Technology • Security • Cybersecurity
Cloudflare is looking for a backend engineer on our control plan product platform to help us build and maintain the codebase that powers both our customer APIs as well as internal service APIs. This is a role for engineers that are familiar with standard backend backend architecture, and capable in database design and interaction. Our API platform is under constant load and scrutiny, so experience and commitment to easily understood and test code is also a key part of the role. Your ability to visualize the flow of data through a complex application is critical to your success, and to the team's.
10 Hours Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
350 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
350 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Legal Tech • Professional Services • Software
The Senior Full Stack Software Engineer will be responsible for building and maintaining web-based applications using Ruby on Rails and Ember.JS. They will collaborate with designers and product teams to translate requirements and resolve product issues. The engineer will also ensure code quality through code reviews and best practices.
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401-K
Commuter Benefits
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+39 More
4 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
2,247 Employees
$100K-$145K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
2,247 Employees
$100K-$145K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Big Data • Healthtech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Biotech
Passionate software engineer with experience in both frontend and backend technologies needed to work on a platform that delivers real-time insights to physicians in healthcare. Must be proficient in a range of technologies and comfortable in agile environments.
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401-K
Commuter Benefits
Company Equity
+48 More
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Cloud • Fintech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Financial Services
Seeking a dynamic and experienced Application Engineer (Back End) to contribute to edge routing functionality and session authorization. Responsibilities include application development, code delivery, and collaboration with cross-functional teams to design scalable solutions.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+49 More
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
Hybrid
750 Employees
$81K-$122K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
750 Employees
$81K-$122K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Information Technology • Insurance • Professional Services • Software • Analytics
Immediate opening for a Full-Stack Engineer to provide feedback on existing products, contribute to new product features, and build highly scalable web applications using the Microsoft stack. Responsibilities include software development, building intuitive web applications, testing methodologies in an agile environment, and collaborating cross-functionally. Bachelor's degree required with 3+ years of experience in ASP.NET, MVC, SQL Server, C#, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript. Strong communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Bonus, competitive benefits, and vacation/sick leave offered.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Child Care Benefits
+60 More
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
10,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
10,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
eCommerce • Food • Sales • Software
Join Grubhub as a Senior Software Engineer (Backend) in Chicago. Responsibilities include building scalable additions to the platform, evaluating tools and technologies, writing code, creating tech debt backlog, and collaborating with team members.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Child Care Benefits
+49 More
4 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
175 Employees
$175K-$275K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
175 Employees
$175K-$275K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Mobile • Social Media • Social Impact • Software
We're looking for a Staff Backend Engineer who is passionate about building, testing, deploying, and working closely with the Product team to deliver new features. The role involves designing and developing Grindr's backend services in a stable and scalable microservices architecture.
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401-K
401-K Matching
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+59 More

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2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Cloud • Fintech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Financial Services
Front End Application Engineer at Discover responsible for analyzing, designing, programming, testing, and deploying new user stories and features with high quality to production. Collaborates with product designers and user experience experts to create a delightful user experience on discover.com.
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401-K
401-K Matching
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+49 More
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
18,000 Employees
$72K-$121K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
18,000 Employees
$72K-$121K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Cloud • Fintech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Financial Services
As a Senior Associate Front End Application Engineer at Discover, you will collaborate with product designers and user experience experts to create a seamless user experience on discover.com. You will be responsible for developing features, leading agile ceremonies, and contributing to system design decisions.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+49 More
4 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
69,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
69,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • Internet of Things • Machine Learning • Analytics • Industrial
Seeking a Senior Software Engineer with 5 years of experience to design and implement software applications with microservices architecture. Responsibilities include developing front-end applications using ReactJS, managing CI/CD pipelines, and ensuring code quality through TDD approach.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+44 More
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
69,000 Employees
1-3 Years of Experience
69,000 Employees
1-3 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • Internet of Things • Machine Learning • Analytics • Industrial
Focus on UI (user interface) front-end development for the Web, developing and testing UI components for an existing Web-based product.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+44 More
5 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Information Technology • Security • Cybersecurity
Help define and build the future of D1, Cloudflare's serverless database, to enable developers to build full stack applications. Requires 5+ years of experience building full-stack web applications, knowledge of Javascript/Typescript, and experience operating high volume SaaS applications.
5 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
501 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
501 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Cloud • Legal Tech • Software
Seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Software Developer to join our team. Responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining back-end infrastructure. Must have strong experience in back-end development and expertise in Java, Python, Node.js, and GraphQL.
Top Benefits:
401-K
Dental Insurance
Volunteer Local Community
+20 More
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
3,300 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Information Technology • Security • Cybersecurity
Experienced Frontend Software Engineer to work on large-scale applications and collaborate with team members to build and scale services at Cloudflare. Strong knowledge of web development, RESTful APIs, and modern frontend frameworks required.
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
18,000 Employees
$86K-$146K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Cloud • Fintech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Financial Services
As a Full Stack Engineer within our Digital Payments team, you'll build and release reliable software systems at scale, partner with enterprise-wide teams, develop and maintain full stack solutions, and strategize the future state of our technical ecosystem.
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401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+49 More
5 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
501 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
501 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Cloud • Legal Tech • Software
As a Senior Software Developer - Stand-alone Front-end, you will play a pivotal role in designing, developing, and maintaining responsive, user-friendly interfaces for our cutting-edge stand-alone applications.
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401-K
Dental Insurance
Volunteer Local Community
+20 More
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
3,300 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
3,300 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
Information Technology • Security • Cybersecurity
As a Frontend Software Engineer on the Trust & Safety Engineering team at Cloudflare, you will be responsible for designing, building, maintaining, and scaling UIs to extend functionality of the internal Trust and Safety dashboard. You will collaborate with product and design teams to understand goals and translate UI design into products and work iteratively to deploy often.
12 Hours Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
4 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
4 Employees
3-5 Years of Experience
Legal Tech • Financial Services • Generative AI
Craft responsive and intuitive user interfaces using Blazor and Bootstrap5. Develop and maintain backend services using C#. Deploy and manage applications on Azure platforms. Take a user-centric approach in creating wireframes, mock-ups, and prototypes.
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
Hybrid
558 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
558 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Enterprise Web • Logistics • Software • Transportation
Senior Front-End Engineer responsible for developing a web-based platform using React and contributing to backend services with Node.js. Collaborate with Product Managers, write clean code, ensure application performance, and stay updated with software engineering trends.
Top Benefits:
401-K
401-K Matching
Commuter Benefits
+27 More
11 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
1,378 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
1,378 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
Fintech • Financial Services
Develop high-quality front-end and back-end software solutions, design RESTful API services, ensure non-functional requirements, and stay updated on web development technologies.
Top Benefits:
401-K Matching
Customized Development Tracks
Dedicated Diversity Inclusion Staff
+34 More
5 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
18,000 Employees
$103K-$174K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
18,000 Employees
$103K-$174K Annually
3-5 Years of Experience
Cloud • Fintech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Financial Services
As an Expert Full Stack Application Engineer at Discover, you will collaborate with designers and user experience experts to create exceptional customer experiences on discover.com. You will be the subject matter expert leading the team and driving strategic technology decisions. Your responsibilities include developing solutions for high-impact priorities, researching new technologies, and contributing to the external image of Discover Technology as a desired workplace for learning best practices.
Top Benefits:
401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+49 More
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
120 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
120 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Fintech • Software • Financial Services
The Frontend Engineer designs, architects and engineers the UI of our FinTech platform. The Frontend Engineer has experience working on the full lifecycle of a SaaS development project and works well in a collaborative team environment.
Top Benefits:
401-K
Adoption Assistance
Commuter Benefits
+39 More
11 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
12,431 Employees
$168K-$297K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
12,431 Employees
$168K-$297K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
eCommerce • Fintech • Hardware • Payments • Software • Financial Services
Senior backend Software Engineer role in the Payment Pricing & Cost Platform at Square. Responsible for designing scalable systems related to pricing and costs, implementing new features, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and mentoring others. Opportunity to work on data-driven solutions and contribute to Square's global payments strategy.
Top Benefits:
401-K
401-K Matching
Adoption Assistance
+29 More
2 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
75 Employees
$185K-$225K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
75 Employees
$185K-$225K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Software • Database
Seeking a Principal Front End Engineer to shape the front-end engineering team, contribute to the core platform's UI, and solve complex problems. Key role in achieving company goals in data exchange. Opportunity to work with a team of world-class engineers and push technical boundaries.
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+35 More
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