Apex Systems, Inc. SW Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6423198 Location- Downtown, Chicago IL (near train)nPosition- SW Development EngineernDuration- Contract to Hire, or Perm HirenJob Description:nWe are building some of the best software tools for the employee health and benefits space. That requires some top tier development talent. This team is a fast-paced team that can and does context shift as the market and customer needs change. Our development teams will help us revolutionize the benefits world.nThe Software Engineer is responsible for developing end-to-end solutions utilizing latest UI Framework Front-Ends, REST APIs, and Python back-end services. The role works with our QA, Business Analyst, and UX teams in an Agile environment to enhance and optimize existing features and implement new features in our Company's online product solutions.nOur Model for Success:nCollaborate with Design, Development teammates and key stakeholdersnDeliver clean, peer-reviewed code in a timely manner, allowing the team to hit delivery deadlinesnWrite unit tests that catch errors before the QA team doesnPick up new tasks and context shift in a timely manner without missing a beatnProactively scope and present new ideas to solve design and development challenges improving functionality and customer experiencenShare your knowledge with others on the team and learn from every interaction across the organizationnYou are recognized for one of our core values: Fun. Preparedness. Teamwork. Kindness. Humility. Urgency. Bold Thought. Honesty.nRequired Skills:nCandidates for this position must at a minimum have:nProfessional experience writing browser-based front-ends in JavaScript (Angular, React, Ember, or Vue)nProfessional experience writing backend services in a layered framework (e.g. MVC or something similar)nExperience designing and building REST-based Web Services in Java, C#, or PythonnExperience writing unit testsnFamiliarity with ORM conceptsnExperience working with version controln2+ years of professional experience and desire to learn new technologies as the market and business demandsnIdeal Candidates:nThe ideal candidates for this position will have at least some of the following experience. However, we’re interested in any candidates that have experience with other similar technologies and a love of learning new things!nProfessional experience creating REST-based Web Services in Python using Django and the Django REST frameworknProfessional experience developing Web front-ends in a JavaScript framework such as Angular.js or Vue.jsnExperience with the Celery task frameworknUnderstanding of multi-process architecture and scalingnExperience with Git or other code repositoriesnEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.