Senior Java Web Engineer Nitro PDF Software
What you'll be doing:
first and foremost, you?ll be building web applications for our users and customers (including the Nitro team)
planning, designing, and building effective and efficient solutions to support a rapidly-growing business and massive scale in a greenfield setting
working closely with a no-bullshit tightly-knit flat engineering team to architect, deliver, and improve technical solutions that delight our users.
pushing the envelope on what's possible and applying pragmatic approaches to building sustainable solutions
fixing and optimizing anything you find broken and important
helping establish best engineering practices and educating others around you about them
owning engineering of entire full-stack features
performing own QA by building automated test suites
working with our desktop and platform engineering teams to architect and implement SaaS interfaces and provide a unified great user experience
working closely with product and marketing teams to collect and report on key product usage data and otherwise influencing the product roadmap as you build domain expertise
working closely with product and design teams to deliver a great user experience by paying attention to detail, being thorough, aiming for pixel perfection, ensuring multi-browser support, keeping solutions simple and building on them iteratively
vigilantly monitoring and improving performance (client-side and back-end)
figuring out how to run lean and agile without burning out
What we're looking for:
a long-term partner in revolutionizing document management user experience through technical excellence
enthusiasm and a learning mindset (research and prototyping are a major part of this job)
5+ years of experience with large SaaS infrastructures
10+ years of experience with large OOP codebases (Java enterprise web apps preferred)
start-up experience and ability to handle multiple competing needs, define your own role and help wherever necessary
someone who can help distill the vision into a working prototype and then evolve that to a product serving millions
ability to move fast and distinguish signal from noise in everyday work life
extensive experience with agile development
experience with metric-informed approaches to improving overall product experience
Traits that will distinguish the ultimate candidate:
experience with software behind web and mobile collaboration and productivity applications (e.g. massive file storage, object versioning, security permissions, supporting multiple user platforms)
experience with desktop software cloud integration
proven track record with commercial SaaS applications used globally at a massive scale
experience with Play! framework or other Java enterprise web frameworks that include Spring, Hibernate, PostgreSQL, ...
Who we are:
At Nitro, we?re changing the way the world works with documents. From the desktop to the cloud, we make it easy to create, edit, share, sign and collaborate ? online or offline.
More than 400,000 businesses run Nitro, including over 50% of the Fortune 500. We?re the PDF software partner of choice for Lenovo, and our award-winning products, including Nitro Pro and Nitro Cloud, are used by millions of people every month in nearly 200 countries.
Australian-founded, we?re headquartered in downtown San Francisco with offices in Melbourne, Australia; Dublin, Ireland; and Nitra, Slovakia. One of the fastest-growing private companies in the world, Nitro is also a multiple Inc. 500/5000, BRW Fast 100, Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Software 500 award winner.
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