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Full Stack Developer

Full Stack Developer

Company 
Amber Engine LLC
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

Detroit-based Amber Engine, part of the Quicken Loans Family of Companies, was founded by a team of home furnishing industry innovators, technologists and business experts. Our mission is to have the most complete, accurate and timely record of product data for the home furnishings industry.

What You'll Do/Need

A Full Stack Developer works on a project-by-project basis with other engineers, mobile developers and UX team members to create an intuitive experience for our platform. This includes creating, extending and improving the internal web service framework, building solutions and maintaining existing applications.

 

Responsibilities

  • Participate in daily team standup meetings where you’ll give and receive updates on the current backlog and challenges. 
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Write unit, functional, acceptance, and/or user tests.
  • Solve problems by crafting software solutions using maintainable and modular code that you would be proud to show to colleagues (which you will for code reviews).
  • Keep up to date with technologies and the industry by attending conferences (on our dime) or through your preferred medium (still on our dime).
  • Challenge your fellow team members to grow and enhance our team with new, diverse talent.

Requirements

  • Four years of professional, development experience, which may include PHP, Python, Ruby, C#, Java, .Net, NodeJS, Javascript, Progress, Erlang/Elixir (just to name a few)
  • We want to hire engineers, not language specialists. Therefore, we’re more focused on where you stand on programming fundamentals, including common data types, design patterns, and data structures; object-oriented design principals; experience with unit testing; modern version control flows; functional programming; and comfort level on the command line.
  • A willingness to learn new languages and technologies. If you bring the fundamentals, we’ll train you on the right tool for the job.

 
What’ll Make You Special

  • Experience with REST
  • Experience with cloud applications, specifically those build on AWS or Azure
  • Experience working with containers
  • Portfolio and code samples you can share
  • A time machine that can remove technical debt before it happens.

What You'll Get

 

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including leadership training and ongoing personal growth training

 

Why We’re Different

 

Amber Engine is a team of individuals that live and breathe four core values: growth, integrity, teamwork and commitment. As our fast-paced start-up drives toward innovation, we stay focused on collaborating, honing our skills and having fun while we're at it. 

 

We’re looking for team members who take ownership, are self-motivated and want to be a part of the team working to solve a key challenge for home furnishings retailers and manufacturers. If that’s you, we want to know!

 

Amber Engine is an equal opportunity employer.

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