Employer (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. Employer offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit Employer for more information.
Who we are:
Employer Cloud is the focal point for all cloud-related development inside the larger Employer Corporation. We consciously maintain our small company/startup feel, while taking advantage of the resources available from such a large company. As such, we have a very strongly focused dev/ops culture, highly skilled agile workforce, with development as our core activity. We build the cloud, we build the applications that run on it, and we make it run. Every day. All the time. It’s what we do.
We have an opening for an experienced Software Engineer to expand our team of engineers who are developing Employer’s Cloud offering. This person would contribute to building one of the products that run as part of our cloud architecture, touching all aspects of the development lifecycle from coding to deployment all the way to support.
Who we hire:
Just like everyone else, we want to hire unbelievably bright developers, who are a joy to work with, love to work with others, solve problems, listen well, and lead as appropriate. Oh, yeah, they have to love to learn new things, too. On top of that, our ideal candidate also should have a passion for cloud computing and for creating applications and services that make developers’ lives easier while helping them create their enterprise-ready applications.
Limiting yourself to just one area of the technology stack would be unthinkable for this kind of developer, so we hope that you are comfortable doing everything from creating beautiful, friendly UIs, to crafting logical and easy to use APIs, all the way to writing distributed computing algorithms between applications running on entirely different clouds.
Since our teams operate in an extremely Agile culture, using a combination of XP and Kanban practices and processes, you’d be encouraged to collaborate closely, deliver small pieces of working software frequently, work in pairs, write your code test first, and think about things like cycle time and WIP limits. All of this adds up to an exciting, challenging, and always interesting place to work, where hard problems are found and solved every day.
Who you are:
You’re the type that gets things done and solves problems. You love coding and are passionate about learning new things and expanding your skills. You want to contribute, and hopefully, one day, create something that matters to you. You want freedom to code, without being interrupted by a crazy amount of meetings and interoffice bureaucracy. You’re a direct but open-minded communicator that’s also transparent and kind. If you’re laid back and appreciate an open door policy that means you can ask anyone anything – this is the job for you.
Bachelors or Equivalent
Masters or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-Missouri-St Louis
Requisition #: 150512
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at Employer style="color:black">
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