Software Application Engineer
Location:
San Francisco , California
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
JR-17091
Join our team and experience Workday!

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description
We have immediate openings for engineers to design and develop our next generation search infrastructure. Curious, and can cover the requirements below? Give us a shout!
Responsibilities:
*Work closely with Product Management to define new application framework features insuring a high performing and ultra-usable user experience.
*Collaborate with peers on technical design, work estimation and implementation of new features including interfaces/contracts with storage system, data transformation and handoff to front end technology.
*Keep on top of task and bug management system for assigned issues each sprint as well as estimating and assessing priority.
*Prepare for sprint planning by understanding the details (effort, risk, priority) of remaining work committed for an update.
*Perform peer code reviews as part of everyday workflow.
*Contribute ideas for continually improving the team's productivity, job enjoyment, and code quality.
*Have fun engineering software.
Required Skills/Experience:
*4+ years of experience in Object Oriented Design and Programming
*Java, XML, Spring are required.
*Utilizing JUnit, or JMock
*Solid grasp and fluent in common Design Patterns
*Must have a disciplined, methodical, minimalist approach to designing and constructing layered software components that can be embedded within larger frameworks or applications.
*Proven ability to take leadership role in projects that span multiple teams.
*Ability to deliver on time working in a fast paced agile environment.
*Ability to work with product managers to clarify and prune requirements.
*Bachelor's Degree or higher. Computer Science/Engineering major is preferable.
Preference for employees to be based in our SF office, however open to flexible telecommute schedule, with occasional travel to/working at the SF office. BART Accessible.

About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

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A little about us:
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

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