ABOUT the job
About Our Project:
The customer works on maintenance of and new feature enhancements for existing applications that power consumer digital interactions with repair facilities during the collision repair process. One of them is a consumer-facing website, which extends self-service capabilities to vehicle owners and drivers to find a collision repair shop, see their ratings and reviews, schedule an appointment, or even request an online photo estimate. As part of this, the customer also provides widgets to automotive body shop clients to add to their website. The right candidate will need to be fluent in both UI and back-end development, as well as possess a good understanding of SEO, since this is key to lead-generation for the site.
Current Project Stage:
Under active development
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Work at Exadel - Who We Are:
Since 1998, Exadel has been engineering its own software products and custom software for clients of all sizes. Headquartered in Walnut Creek, California, Exadel currently has 2000+ employees in development centers across America, Europe, and Asia. Our people drive Exadel’s success, and they are at the core of our values, so Exadel is a people-first cultured company.
About Our Customer:
The сustomer is a leading provider of vehicle lifecycle solutions, enabling the companies that build, insure, repair, and replace vehicles to power the next generation of transportation. The company delivers advanced mobile, artificial intelligence, and connected car technologies through its platform, connecting a vibrant network of 350+ insurance companies, 24,000+ repair facilities, OEMs, hundreds of parts suppliers, and dozens of third-party data and service providers. The customer's collective set of solutions inform decision-making, enhance productivity, and help clients deliver faster and better experiences for end consumers.
The сustomer’s company was ranked #17 in the Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago in 2020 by Built in Chicago, an online community for digital technology entrepreneurs, and was named one of Forbes best mid-sized companies to work for in 2019 – an important accolade and retention tool for the 2,600+ full-time company employees (alongside 350 dedicated contractors).
The сompany’s corporate headquarters is in downtown Chicago in the historic Merchandise Mart — a certified LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) building that is also known to be a technology hub within the broader metro area.
ABOUT the candidate
We are looking for experienced Senior Java Developer to join our team of professionals. This role will assist with tracking performance metrics and will integrate knowledge of business and functional priorities. It's a key contributing role in a complex and crucial environment and may have dedicated responsibilities for one or more product features.
Be able to understand the architecture and technical design of application components
Provide hands-on technical development of complex application features, both front end and back end
Ensure code quality and testing guideline acceptance
Be able to look beyond the status quo and identify areas of constant change/improvements
Ensure on-time delivery of software components to production, within the scope of responsibilities
Collaborate with product stakeholders to identify functional and nonfunctional requirements
Showcase strong technical expertise and understand and follow best practices, procedures, and techniques
Participate in open, frank discussions, especially in technical matters
Work with Quality Assurance and Product Owner teams to ensure that software products meet functional and nonfunctional requirements
Present and defend architectural, design, and technical choices to internal audiences
Resolve production defects and issues
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, computer information systems, mathematics, or related work experience
At least 7+ years of engineering experience with hands-on experience within Agile/Scrum methodology and a strong understanding of MVC, Core Java, Design Patterns
Extensive experience in business object modeling, data modeling, and application architecture
Extensive experience in unit testing, unit testing frameworks, and unit testing methodologies
Extensive experience in a pattern-based approach to software design
Application server - WebLogic / JBOSS
REST/SOAP/HTTP web services, Maven, UNIX/LINUX, Junit
Experience with building scalable platforms and automation tooling
Experience working on relational databases and application servers
Experience with infrastructure performance tuning and capacity provisioning
Experience building and maintaining high capacity and high throughput computing platforms
Knowledge of behavioral testing
Nice To Have Skills
Advantages of Working with Exadel:
You can build your expertise with our Client Engagement team, who provide assistance with existing and potential projects
You can join any Exadel Community or create your own to communicate with like-minded colleagues
You can participate in continuing education as a mentor or speaker
You can take part in internal and external meetups as a speaker or listener. We support you in broadening your horizons and encourage knowledge sharing for all of our employees
You can learn English with the support of native speakers
You can take part in cultural, sporting, charity, and entertainment events
Working at Exadel means always upgrading your skills and proficiency, so we provide plenty of opportunities for professional development. If you’re looking for a challenge that will lead you to the next level of your career, you’ve found the right place
We work hard to ensure honest and open relations between employees and leadership, so our offices are friendly environments