- 1460 North Clark St. #2406 Chicago IL
- 1+312 523 7298
W#RD is growing and we’re seeking a talented Junior Backend developer to create tools in Java, facilitating the flow of data in and out of our databases. We thrive on coffee, disruptive retail technology, inspired design, and our team’s ability to tackle difficult problems with creative solutions.
This position requires an ability to succeed in a fast-paced, ever-changing startup environment with a high standard for quality, an eagerness to learn new technologies, and maintain calm focus under pressure. If you are passionate about Data, and would like to work in a cutting edge consumer retail environment, then you are the right person for W@RD!
- Expertise programming in Java using Eclipse, Intellij IDE’s, JDBC, REST API’s, Spring Framework
- Experience working with Relational/NoSQL Databases
- Experience writing and tuning SQL queries
- At least one year or experience programing in a production environment
- Creating ETL/ELT tools to load/extract from Oracle/Cassandra using Java drivers
- Foundational understanding of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, NoSQL Databases
Expected Competences include:
- Ability to absorb, master, and leverage emerging technologies.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Working well in a team environment
- Able to work extended hours when needed to deliver results