Software Engineer - Back End or Full

Austin, Texas, USA Product Engineering Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.


As a Software Engineer at Cision, you will be working with an established highly functioning team to design, build and deploy Cision’s next-generation Digital-PR platform.  This platform includes a rich web UI and is powered by large-scale data systems and services.  You will work on a team that develops and supports application software on a continuous basis using a variety of open-source technologies in a fast-paced Agile environment.    

You will be part of a global Product Delivery organization of over 300 people with diverse technical backgrounds and skills. We work on a platform that contains billions of processed and enriched articles as well as 1 billion+ social influencers and publishers. You will work in close collaboration with Product Managers, Architects and other Engineers to define and create the software components and services our customers depend on every day to do their jobs.

You will help us by:

  • Bringing pragmatic experience with modern full-stack development techniques using clean patterns and maintaining a performant, scalable architecture  
  • Managing your own code - designing, building, testing, and deploying it from your local environment to production, with assistance from QA, DevOps and other developers as needed  
  • Participating and providing guidance in thorough code reviews in a collaborative, constructive environment   
  • You and your team will maintain a backlog of epics, user stories, and tasks that you deliver continuously - we deploy to production many times a day  
  • Being in constant communication with members of your team, your direct manager, and other global software developers  

You will be a good fit for the role if you have:

  • 1-2 years professional experience using Java or another jvm language to deliver scalable services and APIs  
  • Experience using web libraries such as Angular or React for frontend development 
  • Experience working with relational databases such as PostgreSQL and MySQL  
  • Solid understanding of RESTful APIs - you have used and built APIs  
  • Experience building and deploying microservices

You will be a great fit if you also have:

  • Experience working with AWS platform 
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Kinesis, Cassandra, or similar highly desirable  
  • Experience working with Grails, SpringBoot, or similar rapid-development frameworks  
  • Experience using agile processes such as Kanban and Scrum   
  • DevOps experience: version control, automated builds, automated testing, and continuous integration with tools such as, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Ansible    
  • General experience with logging, monitoring, and alerting tools and techniques  
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a related technical field, or equivalent industry experience
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As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and Falcon.io social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision's award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit www.cision.com and follow @Cision on Twitter.
 
Cision is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where all employees can be their authentic selves and perform at their best. We believe diversity, equity, and inclusion is vital to driving our culture, sparking innovation and achieving long-term success. Cision is proud to have joined more than 600 companies in signing the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledgeand named a “Top Diversity Employer” for 2021 by DiversityJobs.com.
 
Cision is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other protected statuses.
 
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