Software Engineer

New York, NY
Ladders is the leader in $100K+ careers.  We are a fast-paced, high-growth company, with lots of opportunities to build your career.  Our mission is to "lead the leaders", and we do that for our 10 million members every day with news, tools, information, and listings for the professional market.

We are actively hiring in engineering, product, sales, and operations.  We were the #1 fastest-growing career site in the USA in 2017, and had our best sales quarter ever in Q1.   If you're looking for a place with great colleagues, a great mission, and a great view of New York Harbor, apply below!

Ladders is looking for mid-level Software Engineers, either Frontend, Backend or Full Stack, who want to code and build great products our users love! Work within a small, agile team of smart people while solving problems from beginning to end -- from product conceptualizations to engineering implementations. Some of the technologies we use are Scala, Java, Clojure, Git, RabbitMQ, ElasticSearch, and Apache Storm on the backend and Backbone, ReactJS, Javascript, Html5 and CSS for the front end.

We're proud of our engineers. Come be one of them!

Responsibilities of the Software Engineer:

    • First and foremost, developing software our users need
    • Mentoring junior engineers and driving the release of new updates
    • Collaborating with your team to brainstorm and create new products
    • Growing our engineering teams by interviewing potential software engineers

Basic Qualifications of the Software Engineer:

    • 3+ years of experience as a software engineer (frontend or backend)
    • CS degree or equivalent knowledge of algorithms and data structures
    • OOP experience with ANY of the following: Java, Scala, Clojure, or Javascript
    • Experience working in an agile environment

Preferred Qualifications of the Software Engineer:

    • Eagerness and willingness to learn new technologies
    • Great attitude!