Sr. Software Engineer

Date: Jun 7, 2022

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43202

Company: American Chemical Society

Senior-Professional Software Engineer – Content Technology

 

CAS uses intuitive technology, unparalleled scientific content and unmatched human expertise to help companies create groundbreaking innovations that benefit the world. As the scientific information solutions division of the American Chemical Society, CAS manages the largest curated reservoir of scientific knowledge, and for 115 years, has helped innovators mine, assess and apply that information to keep businesses thriving. The CAS team is global, diverse, endlessly curious and strives to make scientific insights accessible to innovators worldwide.

 

CAS is currently seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join the teams in Content Technology building services, APIs and Tools supporting our Content Operations division. This position will be in our headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.

 

 

Technologies and Tools We Use to Build Solutions:

 

Java, Groovy, JavaScript, Angular JS, Maven, Git, Docker, AWS, OpenStack, Jenkins, CSS, Python, Perl, Java Swing, Hadoop, Scala, Apache Spark, Apache Kafka, Map-Reduce, Solr, Lucene, Redis, JBoss/Wildfly, Jetty, Spring, REST, Node, Gulp, Eclipse, IntelliJ, SQL, Linux, Gerrit, Junit, Ruby, Cucumber, Protractor, Mongo, Swift, Jira, Selenium

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

· Develop software applications, services, systems, and APIs, creating or enhancing CAS content, content-pipelines, tools, and workflow solutions in a complex content-curation ecosystem.

 

· Develop test-automation, deployment-automation and observability for software builds across various operating domains, continuing to enhance the existing CI/CD platform for Content Technology.

 

· Collaborate with teammates and product owners grooming backlogs of epics and stories for upcoming development sprints.

 

· Connect across the organization in our Communities of Practice to build influential working relationships, preparing your career for tomorrow.

 

· Stay abreast of the latest technology trends through individual and team training opportunities.

 

 

Job Requirements:

 

· 4-year degree in computer science or engineering, or equivalent job experience.

 

· Application Delivery and Software Development: at least 8 years of experience.

 

· Java and JavaScript Development: senior-level, full-stack experience creating enterprise applications, APIs and tools with automated builds, automated deployments, shell-scripting, and operating domains using a Java-based technology stack (e.g. Java, JavaScript, Scala, Git, Jenkins, AWS, OpenStack, Docker, Maven etc.).

 

· Quality Engineering: senior-level experience and knowledge of Automated Testing, Test-driven Development, debugging, troubleshooting, and optimizing code/automation.

 

· Big Data: intermediate-level experience with the big-data technology stack (e.g. Hadoop, Spark, Scala, Kafka, Cascading, Solr/Lucene etc.).

 

· Leadership: willingness to provide ownership for team deliverables and to adopt CAS Operating Principles related to trust, organizational growth, team building, and team performance.

 

· Pair Programming: candidates need to have experience or be willing to pair with others when it makes sense.

 

· Clear Communication and Healthy Dialogue: candidates must be comfortable and eager to discuss work items and issues in team settings.

 

· Passion for Development: preference for candidates that actively learn on the job and outside of work. We are a team of developers that constantly seek to improve our craft and we expect to work with the same.

 

· Cross Functional Skill Development: willing to learn new skills and roles to meet the needs of their team.

 

 

CAS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including a generous vacation plan, medical, dental, vision insurance plans, and employee savings and retirement plans.  Candidates for this position must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.  EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

 


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