Software Engineer 2023



Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Software Engineer (ChaosSearch, Inc.; Boston, MA): Duties include: Collaborating with engineering and product teams to design, develop, and publish software supporting our highly available, fault-tolerant SaaS platform; Producing high-quality and well-documented code in an automated CI/CD and Test environment; Participating in all phases of the software development cycle as part of a Scrum team; Working in multi-functional agile teams to regularly experiment, iterate, and deliver on new product objectives with an end-to-end responsibility for the team’s goals; Obsessing over QUALITY in the product created and the code written; Having the opportunity to contribute to a game-changing SaaS analytics business, become an expert in Cloud Computing, and learn and work with technologies such as Java/Scala/Ruby; Developing and fostering a DevOps mentality (or experience) taking full ownership for features from inception to deployment and beyond, automating as much as possible along the way; Contributing as a full stack developer as needed; Helping to mentor more junior developers as needed; Advancing technical and interpersonal skills in an environment that looks to expand them; and Contributing to relevant open-source projects. Telecommuting permitted in accordance with company policy.

Minimum requirements: Master's degree or foreign equivalent in in Computer Science or related field plus two (2) years of experience in software development (will accept experience as Software Engineer or any other title/occupation in which the required experience was gained).

Must have: Demonstrated commercial software development experience; Demonstrated strong programming knowledge; Demonstrated understanding of team and individual goals and motivation to accomplish them; Demonstrated desire to work in an environment where you will both teach and be taught; Demonstrated experience with true agile development delivery and understanding of its importance in creating the most effective products possible; Demonstrated experience with Java/Scala/Akka; side-scaled SaaS applications; MySQL; ElasticSearch; React or Angular; highly distributed and multi-threaded software products or solutions, ideally in cloud environments; and microservices architecture, preferably in leading cloud environments (such as AWS, Azure, or GCP); Demonstrated knowledge of Large Scale Distribute Systems, Scala/Akka framework over containerizations, Text Search/ Relational Queries, and Machine Learning database modeling. (Unless otherwise indicated, the employer is seeking the ability in the skills listed above with no specific amount of years of experience required. All experience can be gained concurrently.)

Apply online at or send resume to: Emily Rogers, People Operations Specialist, ChaosSearch, Inc., 226 Causeway Street, Ste 301, Boston, MA, 02114. Ref: 00045196. An EOE.