Jellyvision is hiring a Senior Software Engineer
Jellyvision’s headquarters is in Chicago, and, post-COVID, many of us will be returning to the Chicago offices (by choice, not requirement -- our philosophy is “Flexible First”). But this position is also eligible for work by a remote employee out of CA, FL, GA, KY, MI, MN, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, MA, TX, UT, WA, or WI.
Who we are
We at Jellyvision are the proud parents ofALEX®, an interactive employee communications platform that makes tricky decisions—like choosing and using employee benefits—easier and more enjoyable. The success of ALEX has exceeded our wildest work-related dreams, which is why we need a talented Senior Software Engineer to help us.
How you’ll help
As a Senior Software Engineer, you'll provide technical leadership for a cross-functional team consisting of application, test, and site reliability engineers. You’ll spend your days writing well-designed, reliable, and maintainable code. You’ll also keep things running by solving problems and making sure they stay solved by writing tests.
What you’ll do
Our Senior Software Engineers will:
Assist in designing and developing clean, straightforward solutions to problems
Collaborate with Product Managers to define high level system requirements
Write maintainable, reliable, and performant code
Coach and mentor less experienced team members
Give and receive constructive code review feedback
Ensure the team maintains Jellyvision’s values, standards, and best practices
Foster an inclusive team environment
Collaborate with Jellyvision's non-tech teams (ex. designers, writers, producers)
Experience & skills you’ll need
We're looking for Senior Software Engineers with 4+ years of relevant experience, solid software engineering fundamentals, and keen DevOps skills. They should also have experience with the following:
Developing full-stack web applications
Ruby & Rails or Grape
Modern front-end frameworks like React, Vue, or AngularJS
Relational databases (experience writing raw SQL is a bonus)
Automated testing (unit, integration, and functional tests)
Source control (we use git)
AWS (DevOps experience is a bonus)
Our credo is a simple one: be helpful. And we think we can be most helpful if our workforce is as diverse in thought, perspective, and culture as the people who use our products. We are looking to add amazing people to our team who will bring diversity across many lines, including race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, sex, and country of origin.
Thanks for your interest in Jellyvision!