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15 Hours Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
Hybrid
98 Employees
160K-180K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
98 Employees
160K-180K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Consumer Web • HR Tech • Software
Looking for a Senior II or Staff Software Engineer to design, architect, maintain, and operationalize cloud-based .NET applications and systems on the AWS Cloud. Responsibilities include leading technical features, managing software development, and mentoring other engineers. Requires 10+ years of development experience in .NET, expertise in public cloud platforms, and experience in agile engineering culture. Base salary range is $160,000 to $180,000 per year for US-based locations.
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23 Hours Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
173K-304K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
173K-304K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Seeking a Senior Staff Software Engineer to lead a team in the design and implementation of data platform solutions, shaping data architecture, and ensuring efficient data management within the ServiceNow ecosystem.
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Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
950 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
950 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • Information Technology • Legal Tech • Productivity • Software
Designing and developing modules and features for the iManage Work family of products in Azure cloud
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15 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
ServiceNow is looking for a Senior Staff Software Engineer to join the IAM Development Team. The position involves hands-on design/architecture, engineering, and development of IAM solutions using the Sailpoint IIQ platform.
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+42 More
4 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
159K-278K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
159K-278K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Develop custom AEM components, templates, and workflows based on business requirements. Integrate AEM with other systems and services. Stay up-to-date with the latest AEM features and propose innovative solutions. Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure usability, accessibility, and performance of AEM-based solutions. Design and implement software for customer customization and extension.
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4 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
143K-250K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
143K-250K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Build high-quality, clean, scalable, and reusable code by enforcing best practices in software engineering. Design and implement new products and features while mentoring colleagues. Experience with Java, JavaScript, data structures, algorithms, and modern UI frameworks like Angular, React, or Vue.
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+42 More
6 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
181K-317K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
181K-317K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Build high-quality, clean, scalable, and reusable code. Understand detailed requirements and own the code lifecycle. Mentor colleagues and contribute to new products and features.
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7 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
143K-250K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
143K-250K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Design software for operating PostgreSQL databases in production, collaborate with stakeholders, build high-quality code, work with a team on technological choices, collaborate in an international environment.
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13 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
163K-285K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
163K-285K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Senior Staff Software Engineer role at ServiceNow, responsible for building high-quality, scalable code, collaborating with product owners, mentoring colleagues, and contributing to product design and implementation. Requires expertise in Java, JavaScript, TypeScript, Node.js, relational databases, and modern UI frameworks.
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13 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
100 Employees
120K-200K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
100 Employees
120K-200K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Fintech
The Staff QA Automation Engineer is responsible for developing sophisticated automation strategies and frameworks to streamline testing processes, reduce manual efforts, and ensure product excellence. They will work closely with software developers, product managers, and stakeholders to integrate automated tests early in the development lifecycle and expand test automation coverage across the product suite.
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14 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
159K-278K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
159K-278K Annually
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
As a Staff Software Engineer, you will build high-quality, clean, and scalable code, work with product owners on detailed requirements, design user-friendly software, contribute to new products and features, and mentor colleagues. Requires 6+ years of experience with Java, passion for JavaScript, experience with data structures and algorithms, and ability to manage projects with technical risk.
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14 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
2,500 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
2,500 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
Cloud • Insurance • Payments • Software
Research and develop innovative solutions for the business of insurance. Accelerate decision making as a trusted expert and partner with senior leaders to influence technical direction. Mentor software engineering teams on technical approaches and problem solving.
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14 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Senior Staff Software Engineer position at ServiceNow within the IAM Development Team, responsible for designing, architecting, and developing IAM solutions using the SailPoint IIQ platform. The position involves operating within DevOps and Agile frameworks within the ServiceNow Security Organization, including supporting US Federal customers.
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+42 More
18 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
20,000 Employees
181K-317K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
20,000 Employees
181K-317K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Artificial Intelligence • Cloud • HR Tech • Information Technology • Software
Join ServiceNow as a Senior Staff Software Engineer working on the RaptorDB project, a core database software used at massive scale. Collaborate with a team of 15+ engineers to build the next-gen database platform using C/C++ and open-source technologies. Analyze performance bottlenecks, develop creative solutions, and improve reliability and observability of the system.
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+42 More
24 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
10,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
10,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
eCommerce • Food • Sales • Software
As a Staff Software Engineer at Grubhub, you will design eCommerce applications used by millions of users daily, mentor developers, influence product vision, and contribute to system architecture. You will work on high-availability web applications, collaborate with Frontend Platform engineers, and ensure code quality and performance optimization across devices and browsers.
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+49 More
3 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
275 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
275 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
AdTech • Artificial Intelligence • Marketing Tech • Software • Analytics
As a Staff Software Engineer at Vidmob, you will develop high-scale software solutions, collaborate with product teams, mentor engineers, ensure test coverage, and maintain a security-first mindset. You will work with modern technologies like TypeScript, Snowflake, Databricks, and AI technologies.
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24 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Remote
250 Employees
170K-195K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
250 Employees
170K-195K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Information Technology • Security • Cybersecurity
Lead a feature delivery team in the design, development, and high-quality release of software features for the Huntress SOC Portal. Responsible for managing technical aspects, leading software development, providing architectural direction, ensuring code quality, mentoring junior engineers, and promoting collaboration within the team.
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401-K Matching
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Continuing Education Stipend
+30 More
24 Days Ago
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
900 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
900 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
AdTech • Big Data • Digital Media • Marketing Tech
As a Staff Software Engineer, you will lead the development of the Total Visibility data pipeline, architect end-to-end software solutions, collaborate with stakeholders, and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. Ideal candidates have 8+ years of Python programming experience, 2+ years of big data stack experience, and expertise in AWS technologies. Prior experience in AdTech and leading development teams is a plus.
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Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Remote
100 Employees
175K-190K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
100 Employees
175K-190K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Big Data • Healthtech • Software • Analytics • Pharmaceutical
Principal Software Engineer responsible for architecting and designing complex software systems, leading and mentoring engineering teams, and driving technological advancements. Requires a minimum of 12 years of relevant software development experience and proven leadership skills.
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+34 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
4,000 Employees
150K-300K Annually
1-3 Years of Experience
4,000 Employees
150K-300K Annually
1-3 Years of Experience
Fintech • Information Technology • Software • Financial Services • Big Data Analytics
Software Engineers at Citadel are responsible for building systems that power every aspect of their investment process. They work closely with investors and quantitative researchers to drive critical commercial outcomes.
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+44 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
250,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
250,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Fintech • Machine Learning • Financial Services
Be an integral part of an agile team that's constantly pushing the envelope to enhance, build, and deliver top-notch technology products. As a Senior Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase, drive significant business impact through deep technical expertise and problem-solving methodologies. Responsible for developing secure and high-quality production code, providing technical guidance, and influencing product design decisions.
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+19 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
2,247 Employees
130K-175K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
2,247 Employees
130K-175K Annually
7+ Years of Experience
Big Data • Healthtech • Machine Learning • Analytics • Biotech
Passionate software engineer with experience in technical analysis, design, and iterative software development. Familiar with distributed and event-based architecture. Skilled in troubleshooting, documentation, and cross-team collaboration. Strong communication and mentoring skills. Bonus points for experience with Docker, AWS, GCP, biotech, genomics, and precision medicine.
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+48 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
250,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
250,000 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Fintech • Machine Learning • Financial Services
Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase responsible for developing secure high-quality production code, troubleshooting technical issues, evaluating architectural designs, promoting new technologies, and fostering a culture of diversity and respect.
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+19 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
1,900 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
1,900 Employees
5-7 Years of Experience
Fintech • Financial Services
Design, develop, and test proprietary trading software. Build real-time trade management and risk analysis algorithms. Support trading desk's research and analysis workflows. Work with traders, developers, and researchers to develop infrastructure, tools, visualizations, and trading strategies.
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+62 More
Yesterday
Chicago, IL
Hybrid
988 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
988 Employees
7+ Years of Experience
Big Data • Cloud • Fintech • Information Technology • Financial Services
Work as an Associate Principal in Software Engineering focusing on blockchain-based Securities Lending system at the Options Clearing Corporation. Collaborate on complex projects, think ahead for improvements, and lead in digital transformation within the capital markets industry.
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