StudyBlue is a well-funded, fast-growing, and exciting educational startup. We’re the leading crowdsourced learning service built to help students succeed in school and beyond. Used by millions of students to learn faster, stress less, study anywhere, and get better grades. We work hard, but we treat our hard workers very well. We offer the unique opportunity to have fun and work on amazing projects while reshaping the world of education.
A talented, hard-working human being who is hungry to do big things. You have a passion for building scalable and efficient Java based systems. You work well with others. You relish the opportunity to work at a startup where you can experience all aspects of backend work. Working at StudyBlue gives you the opportunity to work with MongoDB, Postgres, ElasticSearch, memcache, and SQS.
Work with iOS, Android, and Web engineers to implement RESTful APIs
Contribute to our test framework
Work in the DAO layer, which connects our Java middle layer to our data sources
Implement background jobs
Support our reporting and analytics efforts
Write code with good performance, readability, concurrency and flexibility
3+ years of Java experience
1+ years with Spring framework
Decent knowledge of SQL
Knowledge of a major IDE (Intellij or Eclipse)
Self-motivated and organized, with the ability to manage and deliver on multiple projects at once independently
Excited to challenge yourself and possess of a sense of ownership for the quality of your work
Clapping with one hand, snapping with one finger, or making a headband not look silly