An industry-leading Grocery Delivery start-up is offering VERY competitive compensation for Principal Java Engineers to join their core platform team. They are currently fully remote and will continue to offer fully remote options those interested post-pandemic but they also have a recently renovated office in The Loop where they hope to eventually meet you! Based out of Chicago, with an office in Boston, and backed by a much larger European brand, this start-up hopes maintain their great culture while striving to help more communities receive quality service through their core eCommerce platform. It's a fantastic time to get your foot in the door and reap the benefits of growing with the organization. Lots of leadership opportunities available immediately along with great benefits that include childcare benefits, tuition reimbursements for dependents, paid parental AND medical leave, very flexible work schedules, and more!
In this role you'll lead a close-knit team in the design of new microservices and APIs for any of their high-visibility, consumer-facing products. Each of these products are allowing customers to view product catalogs, promotions/coupons, and personalize their grocery experience. Backend software is mostly developed with Java and Kotlin but engineers are encouraged to use the best tool for the job as they see fit. You will also be expected to work closely with members of the DevOps team to deploy your applications to Azure environments.
This is a great opportunity to join a top company allowing smaller grocers to deliver goods to smaller communities with personal, responsive, and intuitive software. Apply for more information!
Required Skills & Experience
What You Will Be Doing
Java and Kotlin development
Strong SQL and NoSQL experience
Docker and Kubernetes
Kafka used for Event-Driven Architecture
Azure based eCommerce operations.
Building Real-Time Order Management and Reservation Systems
Maintaining existing APIs and building new ones from scratch
Breaking Monolith logic to Microservice Architecture
Deploying to cloud environments using Docker and Kubernetes
You will receive the following benefits:
Medical & Dental Insurance
Health Savings Account (HSA)
Paid Sick Time Leave
Pre-tax Commuter Benefit