Senior Software Engineer

| Greater Denver Area

At Workiva we create best-in-class, next-generation collaborative solutions for enterprise productivity. We pride ourselves on bringing the consumer level user experience to business users. We love our customers, and they love us back. We hire smart, talented people with a wide range of skills who are hungry to tackle some of today's most challenging problems. Workiva's core product, Wdesk, is being used by thousands of companies globally, including 70% of the 500 largest U.S. corporations by total revenue. We boast a 96% customer satisfaction rating.

We are a full-stack team with deep expertise in web, mobile, and cloud-based distributed systems. Our technology stack primarily consists of Python, Java, and Go on the backend and Javascript, HTML, Dart, and CSS on the front-end. We encourage all our engineers to explore new skills, experiences, and tools and provide opportunities to apply these things in our overall strategy.

We believe great systems are the result of elegant design, simple solutions, and superb collaboration with some of the best teams in the industry. We believe in small, empowered teams. We promote openness through open source contributions (github.com/workiva). We are committed to consistently pushing boundaries to create powerful, innovative solutions to real world problems

As a Senior Software Engineer you can enjoy the perks of a fast paced, high tech organization in Bozeman, MT. Our agile environment allows for a flexible environment with an integrated work life. Engineers love solving complex problems with autonomy and authority and are encouraged to stay on top of new technologies. Innovation is the key to our success; we do not get stuck in a rut! Being a customer driven environment, we have seamless daily and weekly releases. You can see your code in production in short order.

What You'll Do:

  • Write cutting edge code
  • Work on any part of the stack - from very rich, highly complex HTML5 applications to highly scalable distributed systems
  • Deploy quickly to production
  • Work on an agile development team
  • Work with other engineers, designers, and test engineers to bring prototypes to life
  • Mentor, coach, and help develop junior engineers

What You'll Need:

  • BS CS/EE/CE, or equivalent job experience
  • A passion for coding and building complex web applications
  • A passion and excitement for mentoring and developing junior engineers
  • Proficient in numerous front end and back end languages; expertise as a full stack engineer
  • Fluent with the latest web technologies (Javascript/React/HTML5/Java)
  • Experience with AWS or Google AppEngine technologies
  • Experience with XML, JSON, or other serialization formats
  • Experience with OO design patterns
  • Excellent problem solving skills, great attention to details
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly and understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved
  • Ability to scale solutions


Bonus Points:

  • Experience in Dart, Go, or Python
  • Familiarity writing code that works across all popular platforms and browsers
  • Experience with Docker or other container systems
  • Experience integrating with Lucene or other search engines
  • Experience working with financial data or XBRL
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • Google AppEngineLanguages
    • Open SourceLanguages
    • Dart Languages
    • ReactLibraries
    • CassandraDatabases
    • Graph DatabaseDatabases

Location

1700 Platte St, Denver, CO 80202

What are Workiva Perks + Benefits

Diversity
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Pet Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 12 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Perks & Discounts
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen

Additional Perks + Benefits

Company Bicycles. Healthy Snacks and Drinks. Creative Culture & Open Minded Leadership (ie: autonomous work environment). Flex, HSA, Life, AD&D, supplemental life, Long & Short Term Disability, Paternity Leave. Stock Options and ESPP. Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Women in Tech Committee.

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