Lead Software Engineer - Java

j2 Global
Santa Barbara, CA
Jun 20, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Lead Software Engineer will participate in the Java server-based design of our web sites & services. The best candidate will have a good understanding of web development technologies, possesses a positive attitude, and have a desire to learn new technologies. Working on the web development team with 15+ developers (locally at corporate HQ in Los Angeles and remotely at satellite office in Santa Barbara) to provide support with mid-tier and backend layers.

Job Duties:
  • Develop and maintain Web applications and RESTful APIs in support of our branded web sites
  • Interface closely with product and engineering teams to develop/maintain new and existing web-based applications
  • Participate in product development meetings, technical discussions, code reviews, and project scoping

Job or Project Requirements and Experience:
  • 12+ years of engineering work related experience
  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent is preferred
  • Must have strong knowledge of Java and server side technologies
  • Should have team lead experience in providing technical direction for small or medium sized teams
  • Experience with web application frameworks like Spring, Groovy and Grails is a plus
  • Experience in the following: REST, JSON, XML, SOAP
  • Experience with PL/SQL and Oracle preferred
  • Familiar with the software development life-cycle, including best practices
  • Self-starter with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team on multiple projects in fast paced development environment
  • Attention to detail and a passion for quality
  • Excellent communications skills (oral, written, and presentation) in English

j2 Cloud Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are located in Santa Barbara and offer:
  • Competitive Salary and Bonus
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and 401k
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parking or Transit Reimbursement

Company Description
About j2 Cloud Services:
Founded in 1995, j2 Cloud Services (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.
The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax,®, eVoice,®, FuseMail,®, Campaigner,®, KeepItSafe,® and Onebox,® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.
The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services's November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc.
As of December 31, 2015, j2 Cloud Services had achieved 20 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.

For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com

We are located in Hollywood and offer:
Competitive Salary and Bonus
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Life Insurance and 401k
Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
Paid Parking or Transit Reimbursement

Our Culture
At j2 Global,®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.
j2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you're seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

Santa Barbara, CA


Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:28:20 PDT