kCura Sr Software Engineer (Work From Home Flexibility) in Reston, Virginia

kCura is a global company with team members who are driven by our customers to build exceptional software for them to use every day. Our product, called Relativity, handles large volumes of data and helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies solve their own unique data problems.

The way we work together is centered on our core values of collaborating, communicating, pushing to exceed expectations (even our own), being humble, and having fun while we do it. We enjoy ourselves, give back, and work (and play) hard together. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

As a Senior Software Engineer and member of the Conceptual Analytics team you will share responsibility for the design, development, automated tests and delivery of the company’s core analytics technologies. You must have a passion for solving problems while delivering reliable, highly scalable, highly performant systems that kCura’s customers use on a daily basis.

  • Work with your team and other stakeholders to define, design, implement, test, document, and deliver quality software products in a fast paced environment utilizing Java, Scala, and other technologies as needed.

  • Utilize sound engineering practices to deliver functional, reliable, secure, tested and maintainable software that satisfies stakeholders requirements.

  • Work with the team to improve the scalability and performance of existing products.

  • Positively contribute to the culture, well-being, and growth of each team member and the company at large by being a helpful and considerate team member and by adhering to the company’s core values.

  • 7+ years of experience creating backend / server / algorithmic software utilizing Java and other languages that run on the JVM, but not including J2EE / JEE applications.

  • Ability to decompose complex problems, troubleshoot issues and communicate solutions to the team and other stakeholders.

  • Demonstrated self-motivation to work independently as well as part of a high performing, diverse team

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience developing and maintaining distributed, elastic micro-service applications that self-heal in the event of failures.

  • Experience creating large-scale services and applications in distributed environments such as Azure and Amazon AWS

  • Experience in utilizing Docker to simplify deployment and development

  • Skilled in developing software for the JVM using Java, Scala and other JVM based languages

  • Proficiency on Linux, Git, REST, Akka, and CI tools (Jenkins, Bamboo)

  • A Master’s degree in a technical field related to or heavily dependent upon computer science is a plus.

Our software has more than 130,000 active users in more than 40 countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and more than 190 of the Am Law 200. We have grown significantly over the last several years and continue striving to build software that helps solve our customers’ toughest e-discovery and unstructured data challenges.

If you’re ready to grow with us, we’d love to hear from you.

iCIMS Req #: 2017-PK-ENG-0011

Department: Engineering

Sub-Department: Delivery