Job Description / Skills Required
Requisition ID: R13264
Work directly with the product manager to build features that improve the effectiveness of our sales representatives
Be able to work mostly independently, actively seek feedback from users and product managers
Take ownership of an application’s features end-to-end. Be able to drive feature design, automated tests, code refactoring, all the way through delivery.
Be strong advocate of best design practices
Participate in a highly-collaborative engineering team; we are passionate about sharing ideas to constantly improve our work culture and the products we build.
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience of 4+ years in professional software development.
Experience with Java or Ruby
Experience with relational database systems such as Mysql and Postgres.
Willingness to learn new technologies, including Java, Clojure
Nice to have: experience working with Hadoop, Teradata.
Must be able to work in an open environment at our Chicago Office.
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.