Position Summary:

We are looking for a full-time senior software engineer who has proven experience designing and maintaining mission-critical customer-facing applications. We expect you to have the technical and soft skills to coach, collaborate, and motivate others on the Technology team.

Because we are driven to improve our customers' experience, we need a person who is curious and enjoys problem solving. You will work on a small team and participate in all aspects of the software engineering process, from developing new features on existing products to designing, architecting, and implementing entirely new product offerings.

This role is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

We expect you to be:

  • Visionary – go deep into the code but also be able to understand and articulate our overall technical architecture
  • A Leader – enjoy mentoring and motivating other developers appropriately while still allowing them to learn
  • Creative – use your ingenuity to design elegant code
  • Rational – make decisions based on data rather than your preferences
  • Customer-focused – build and evolve applications that are useful to our customers
  • Team-oriented – be humble and understand that a collective product is greater than the sum of individual effort
  • Continuously Learning – take pride in your work; therefore, you challenge yourself to learn new languages, algorithms, data structures, etc.
  • Enthusiastic – loves to talk about new technology, trends, and tools, and leverage them appropriately

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Mentor other engineers on Technology team
  • Design, architect, and implement major new software initiatives
  • Extend and maintain existing software applications
  • Draft technical documentation for reference and reporting for future maintenance and updates
  • Partner with business analysts, IT, product owners, business leaders, and Technology team members to gather end-user requirements and feedback
  • Recommend and execute improvements based on the needs of the business and our customers
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • A full stack engineer with experience designing and maintaining RESTful backend APIs to serve multiple frontend clients including traditional web apps as well as mobile
  • Experience with Java and Spring Boot (or related technologies such as general Spring Framework, JPA/Hibernate, etc.).
  • Substantial experience shipping modern, mission-critical customer-facing web and mobile applications
  • Experience with modern web frameworks such as Angular or React
  • Experience with relational databases such as PostgreSQL
  • Works well in a collaborative agile-based environment as well as on self-directed projects from time to time
  • Ability to think critically and solve the right problems
  • Ability to learn new languages, tools, and technologies quickly
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in written form

Education and Desired Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Minimum of 7 (seven) years of experience in all aspects of the software development process in a data- and test-driven environment
  • Minimum of 7 (seven) years of experience working with and designing RESTful backend APIs
  • Minimum of 7 (seven) years of experience with relational databases
  • Bonus: experience with AWS, particularly S3, SQS, and SES
  • Bonus: knowledge of containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
  • Bonus: knowledge of Linux system administration basics

Travel:

  • 5% of travel time expected for this position
  • Travel to Louisville office and conferences

Benefits and Perks:

Seek Now offers exceptional compensation and a great benefits package, including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company match, paid time off (PTO), short and long-term disability insurance, AD&D insurance, life insurance, and more as it becomes available.

EEO Statement:

Seek Now is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. Seek Now does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Company Story:

Who We Are

Seek Now is creating and leveraging technology to revolutionize multiple property-related industries. Founded in 2012, our foundationally innovative mindset, combined with years of experience, has propelled us to sustained, accelerated growth.

Catalyzing Technology

Our platform deploys a professional gig-economy workforce of Seekers to capture, translate, and transmit hi-definition data faster and more efficiently than ever before. Leveraging current and emerging capture technologies — machine learning, AI, AR/VR, autonomous flight, and more — we deliver detailed, property-specific, ground truth data verging on real-time.

Self-Motivated Culture

But our technology is only as good as our people, and our people are great. We are self-motivated high performers, challenging and supporting each other to grow while delivering for our customers. Our family-orientation balances our drive upwards and forwards. We serve all stakeholders with gratitude, whether they are teammates, vendors, customers, or community members.

Vision

The combination of our culture and technology allows us to deliver more consistent and detailed data, faster. This combination gives new insights that result in better financial outcomes, better customer experience, better industry standards and better opportunities for our people.