Note: This application is for a Poland based position.

 

WHAT IS BOX?

Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organizations to accelerate their digital transformation by creating a single platform for secure content management, collaboration and workflow. We have an amazing opportunity to further establish ourselves as leaders in the space, and we need strong advocates to help us achieve that goal. 

By joining Box, you will have the unique opportunity to help capture a majority of this developing market and define what content management looks like for the digital enterprise. Today, Box powers over 100,000 businesses, including 67% of the Fortune 500 who trust Box to manage their content in the cloud. 

WHY BOX NEEDS YOU 

The Collaboration Team owns Sharing and Collaboration experiences across the Box network. This team focuses on high-reuse components and real-time technology to power core product features that benefit millions of Box users every day. We have many exciting projects in the works and are looking for a leader to grow the team and technology.

 

What you'll do

  • Get to work with cutting-edge technologies that are defining the future of the cloud

  • Team up with other engineers to foster solid engineering principles and represent our engineering values

  • Utilize both your technical and relational skills to lead large scale projects to completion

  • Collaborate, influence, and drive for improvement across scrum teams

  • Have great visibility and impact across all of Engineering

 

What is the tech stack you will be working with?

  • Java Spring Boot for Box Hubs REST API server development.

  • Node.js for Box Hubs GraphQL server development.

What is the product/project roadmap for your team and how does this role contribute to and impact the business/external customers?

  • This team will grow into a horizontal “Application Services” team - building, owning, and maintaining middle-tier services that drive improvements, code reuse, and consistency across the Apps organization, create strong abstractions bridging the front-end and back-end and allowing those layers to iterate faster. In the near-term, this team will be focusing on the Hubs project, a major cross-functional effort enabling a completely new paradigm for how Box can help companies manage and expose content to their users

What are the biggest challenges and opportunities for this role?

  • Challenges: contract alignment with back-end and front-end teams - understanding customer requirements and designing interfaces that can scale and be re-used effectively for different user cases

  • Opportunities: massive business impact as the long-term goal will be for these Application Services to enable more rapid product iteration and driving substantial improvements to the customer experience

Who you are

  • Passionate about solving hard problems using data-driven solutions

  • You like to be an owner and strive to do work you're proud of, both technically and in your team interactions

  • Able to inspire other people to work with you, and you enjoy mentoring and coaching, as well as learning from other engineers

  • Excitement toward building distributed, client/server systems, especially in the web application space

  • Enjoy crafting elegant and scalable solutions

  • Have a passion for solving multi-data center scalability problems

  • You've built, deployed, and supported backend asynchronous services 

  • Knowledge of at least one object-oriented programming language, preferably Java

  • 2+ years of experience, with a Bachelors Degree (in CS) or equivalent

 

BENEFITS

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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