Senior Software Engineer, Cloud

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: R1 Service Delivery
  • Work Status: Full-time

Overview

At Relativity, we make software to help users organize data, discover the truth, and act on it. Our e-discovery platform is used by more than 13,000 organizations around the world to manage large volumes of data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.

Here you can own your career in a community of values-driven people who help our customers around the world solve complex data challenges. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

The Senior Software Engineer will contribute to an Agile team that solves complex challenges and builds working software. They will rapidly produce high quality code, and be a dependable and highly skilled development resource for peers.

A Senior Software Engineer at Relativity architects, designs, implements and tests cloud native software and is consistently applying best practice software engineering.  

Responsibilities

  • Object-oriented analysis (OOA), object-oriented design (OOD), and object-oriented programming (OOP) applying SOLID principles and design patterns in Java or C++
  • High-impact contributions and technical guidance to an agile software development team that solves complex problems to regularly ship high quality, performant, secure software that operates on data at massive scale
  • Maintain and improve a Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery workflows
  • Obsessive focus on quality through comprehensive unit and integration testing and static analysis as well as rigorous test strategy development
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing architecture and design documentation including requirements, test strategies, component, sequence and class diagrams
  • Architects and designs performant, scalable, and secure software to a high degree of quality – not simply focusing on meeting functional requirements
  • Improves the software development process by recommending and instituting changes in policies and procedures
  • Facilitates pair programming to improve software quality and completeness and disseminate design and implementation knowledge
  • Provides technical guidance to team members through education and coaching of best practice object oriented programming principles
  • Germinates and drives new ideas and encourages innovative practices amongst peers
  • Works collaboratively with QA professionals to ensure defect prevention over detection
  • Maintain an attitude of commitment through outward display of willingness
  • Practice positive interactions – lean on encouragement in place of judgment
  • Impress responsibility on others by displaying ownership in tasks
  • Act in the interest of the overall team

Additional Responsibilities

  • Use REST API’s from a Ruby client to interact with commercial software
  • Write health monitoring scripts in PowerShell, C#, Ruby
  • Interact with Azure using REST API, PowerShell, and GO interfaces
  • Setting up and configuring SAMBA Servers 
  • Maintain Packer process to generate Azure Samba Servers
  • Write Jenkins DSL to maintain azure Linux files servers
  • Writing Chef scripts and maintaining chef managed servers

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • 7+ years of software development of commercial-grade systems and applications
  • Experience with public cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud
  • Strong problem-solving skills, and strong teamwork skills for cross-group collaboration
  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills
  • Ability to perform under pressure and deliver technical solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of Agile software development methodologies (SCRUM)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience setting up and configuring SAMBA Servers and working with SAMBA
  • Experience with cloud storage technologies like Azure Blob, Data Lake, Table Storage, DocumentDB, AFS, or Redis
  • Jenkins experience; 2+ years experience preferred
  • Configuration Management experience with one or more tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack)
  • Experience with Terraform is a bonus

About Relativity

#LI-KV1 Relativity has over 160,000 users in 40+ countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice, more than 70 Fortune 100 companies, and all of the Am Law 200. Relativity's cloud solution, RelativityOne, offers all the functionality of Relativity in a secure and comprehensive SaaS product. Our company has also been named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune for seven consecutive years. If you’re ready to grow with us, we’d love to hear from you. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.