Job Title: Senior Software Engineer Full Stack – 6 - 8 month contract
Java, Spring, SpringBoot, AWS - 6 -8 month contract
Engineering Team | Santa Clara, US
Your Goal - To lead and execute on Chegg content services platform - design, and develop to support business critical initiatives.
About The Engineering Team
Chegg's engineering team is a group of passionate engineers who, in close collaboration with data scientists, product managers, designers, and UX researchers, build the future of the online education industry. We build our products to scale and to last, we don’t take shortcuts (hello unit-tests and documentation), and we take pride in delivering high-quality solutions on time.
We are looking for an experienced full stack Java engineer, who can lead the complete SDLC for projects, is able to deliver high-quality technical designs and code in a fast-paced agile scrum environment and can communicate/work closely with all other teams at Chegg. A Sr. software engineer at Chegg is expected to be able to architect, design & implement a software project independently, handling / owning its deliverables and communicating across teams.
Design and develop solutions using JAVA, Spring Boot, Rest APIs and modern database technologies
Work on in content management system components development - micro-services, API design, implementation, automated testing, and roll out
Work with technical leads to deliver on medium- to large-scale projects
Participate in operational aspects of the platform such as deployment, performance tuning, and monitoring
Skills And Qualifications
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
The overall experience of 7+ years with web services development
Strong hands-on experience in Java, Spring/Sprint Boot, web services, REST APIs
Strong hands-on experience in AWS Cloud Services.
Good understanding of Rest services and Microservices architecture.
- 7+ years of strong hands on background in developing applications in Microservice architecture
- Proficiency with server-side languages such as Spring Boot, Hibernate, Java 11 or Java 13 etc.
- Proficiency with modern SQL and NoSQL databases like DynamoDB.
- Strong experience in OOPs, and Micro-services design patterns.
- Strong knowledge in integrating, creating and working with APIs
- String experience with Amazon Web Services, terraform or Cloud formation, etc.
- Strong exposure in Agile scrum-based development models
- Familiar with Interfaces such as REST web services, swagger profiles, JSON payloads.
- Familiar with dev ops such as Bitbucket / Jira / Confluence / Gitlab
- Familiar with GraphQL & Docker
- Experience with Test driven Development
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-held 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, and Chegg Internships 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.