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Senior Software Engineer

Company: Chegg Inc.
Location: Reno
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Job Description:

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER SAT Engineering Your goal - to improve the education process and better the lives of students - - throughsupporting our Advocates and providing world-class engineeringsolutions. The_Culture Chegg s culture celebrates leadership at all levels and does not discrimina based on job descriptions or titles. The culture is open, with our fa feedback system implemented to encourage transparency. You will be gi latitude to drive and stretch to deliver mutual goals. TheOrganization:SAT Engineering The Student Advocate Team (SAT) is central to Chegg - supporting every business line and functional organization at the company. We provide the tools they need to do their job. Our Engineering team builds and supports technical solutions which are integral to how Chegg deals with our students. We work with teams all across the company, from data engineering and other project teams to our student Advocates directly. TheRole: Senior Software Engineer Members of our team will provide critical contributions to the future of SAT Engineering. We build our tools on a React front end with Java webservices providing access to business logic behind the scenes. Prospective applicants should be ready to work closely with other senior engineers to plan, design, and build solutions to business problems in a fast-paced environment within a larger Engineering organization. We work closely with product representatives and are always ready to listen to our student Advocates to help them solve our students problems in the best way possible. The ideal candidate will be excited about joining our team s mission to giv our student Advocates the best experience possible. The candidate should be ready to tackle multiple technologies and work with stakeholders to support the products and students. We are looking for someone who is prepared to offer their insights on designs, methodologies, and innovations in all parts of our technology stack to keep us looking forward while supporting the tools we have built in-house today. This candidate should think of themselves as a full- stack developer with a focus on backend APIs and services. Responsibilities * Develop tools and products based on the needs of our Student Advocate Team * Participate in forward-looking design and planning for upcoming SAT Engineering needs * Work with our Product representatives to deeply understand the use cases we support, and learn to proactively recognize pain points that we can help alleviate * Be ready to influence the organization through technical design leadership when called upon to do so * Utilize strong data skills to identify ways in which we can assist team members to better respond to student needs * Continually learn and expand technical knowledge to always provide best- in-class solutions * Work with other developers closely throughout all phases of a project - from design and scoping through development, code review, and unit testing * Come in every day with a great attitude and willingness to be part of a team solution * Must have great communication skills and the ability to work well with others Requirements: * Bachelors in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training and work experience. * 5+ years of demonstrated success as a Software Developer * Strong experience in Java and Java webservices APIs * Experience with React and UI/UX design * Thorough knowledge of AWS, preferably with extensive production experience * Understanding of database structures and fluency in SQL for data querying and manipulation, including use of AWS S3 data buckets * Experience working with third party vendors and integrating partner APIs, including thorough understanding of partner requirements and the ability to work through disparate expectations to come to a common understanding * Demonstrated experience delivering projects on time and with a very high degree of quality * Documentation skills, including clear code comments, Confluence descriptions, and design documents; this can include professional documentation for Engineering partners outside our immediate team or at other companies * Understanding of Agile processes and methodologies, and experience working within Agile engineering teams * Self-motivated; independent, organized and proactive; highly responsive, flexible, and adaptable when working across multiple product teams. Preferred * Strong understanding of PHP is a big plus * Experience with instrumentation tools like New Relic is preferred * Knowledge of the Atlassian suite of product tools can be helpful What is Chegg? An always on digital learning platform. Chegg puts students first Everything we build in this company is student- focused, making us the leading student-first connected learning platform. Chegg strives to improve the overall return on investment in education by helping students learn more in less time and at a lower cost. This is achieved by providing students a multitude of educational tools from affordable textbook rentals to Chegg Study which supplements their learning through 24/7 tutor access, step-by-step help with questions, and more. Chegg is a publicly-he company based in Santa Clara, California and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG. Why do we exist? Students are working harder than ever before to stabilize their future. Our recent research study called State of the Student shows that nearly 3 out of 4 students are working to support themselves through college and 1 in 3 students feel pressure to spend more than they can afford. We founded our business on provided affordable textbook rental options to address these issues. Since then, we ve expanded our offerings to supplement many facets of higher educational learning through Chegg Study, Chegg Math, Chegg Writing, Chegg Internships, Thinkful Online Learning, and more to support students beyond their college experience. These offerings lower financial concerns for students by modernizing their learning experience. We exist so students everywhere have a smarter, faster, more affordable way to student. Video Shorts - Life at Chegg: Certified Great Place to Work!: Chegg Corporate Career Page: Chegg India: Chegg Israel: Thinkful (a Chegg Online LearningService): #careers Chegg is an equal opportunity employer Show moreShow less

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