Motus · May 16th 2019
The Motus Technology team is looking for an experienced server-side software engineer to join the team in the midst of some exciting expansion. The team is currently working on building a next-generation calculation and analytics platform, migrating existing monolithic applications to a service-based architecture and supporting new lines of business all while improving the stability, security and efficiency of our production systems. Our server applications use Docker, Java, and PostgreSQL to provide a scalable, flexible microservice architecture that support our web clients, native mobile applications, and public-facing REST APIs.
The ideal candidate for this role will be motivated and excited to take responsibility for large parts of our applications as well as be a strong mentor for the rest of the software development team. Someone who has been successful at building scalable, maintainable and extensible software on a Java stack is preferred.
This position can work remotely or from anyone of our three office locations: Chicago, IL, Milwaukee, WI or Boston, MA.
Analyze – help gather requirements and work closely with our Product Analysts to define them.
Design – create a workable model from the requirements.
Build – You’ll be writing the most complex and crucial parts of the system.
Teach – Mentor and guide our junior team members.
Improve – We’re always looking for ways to do things better, so you’ll be encouraged to take on projects that do that.
Desired Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
4-6+ years of experience developing server applications
3-5+ years of architecture experience with significant design responsibilities.
Experience with Spring, Spring MVC, Hibernate and JPA.
Experience with Object Oriented Programming (OOP), design patterns, and domain driven design.
Experience with modern web development such as AJAX, HTML5 / CSS3, single-page applications, mobile web development
Experience working in a Scrum environment and working knowledge of Agile methodologies.
Excellent English and communication skills.
Consistent demonstration of Motus core values – curious, brave and exceptional.
Experience developing in a team environment.
Strong mentoring and coaching skills.
Strong networking skills.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively on multiple projects simultaneously.
Industry recognized certifications a plus.