Senior Software Engineer

10d - Indeed
Diligent - Charlotte, NC

The Company

Diligent is the pioneer in modern governance. We empower leaders to turn governance into a competitive advantage through unparalleled insight and highly secure, integrated SaaS applications, helping organizations thrive and endure in today’s complex, global landscape. The largest global network of corporate directors and executives, Diligent is relied on by more than 16,000 organizations and 650,000 leaders in over 90 countries. With award-winning customer service, Diligent serves more than 50% of the Fortune 1000, 70% of the FTSE 100, and 65% of the ASX. Our passionate, smart, and creative group of more than 1,000 employees support customers around the globe from offices in New York, London, Washington, DC, Amsterdam, Sydney, Christchurch, and Charlotte, NC.

Position Overview

The Diligent Modules team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer with an emphasis on front-end development. We’re a fun-loving, agile-based development team that works on software used by VIPs around the globe daily. The idea candidate for this position is someone who is interested in doing mostly front-end work (React) but also willing to learn our back end (Rails/Node.js based) and pitch in when the opportunity arises.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be an active member of our Minutes product team
  • Write high quality code that’s efficient, secure, and enhances our product’s feature set
  • Act as a senior level guru for front-end development to the rest of the team
  • Stay up to date on in our industry and share what you’ve learned!
  • Act as an advocate and practice CI principles to ship quickly
  • Work closely with our UX team to drive a high quality user experience on multiple platforms (desktop, mobile browsers, etc)

Required Experience/Skills:

  • Strong understanding of front-end technologies (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3)
  • Experience with one or more of the following: React, Angular, Vue, Svelte
  • Some experience/familiarity with server-side application stacks (Node, Ruby on Rails, Django, Flask, etc)
  • Strong track record of advanced Javascript development (ES2015, Typescript)
  • Working with SCM, specifically GIT
  • Understanding and experience in concepts such as Agile, Continuous Integration and Delivery, Automated Testing, DevOps and database architecture
  • Ability to write clean, readable code
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Process driven and strong analytical skills

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to type and/or manage laptop or personal computer keyboard for the purpose of internal and external electronic communication.
  • Ability to see and hear and communicate verbally

Mental Requirements

  • Ability to understand, remember and apply oral and/or written instructions or other information
  • Ability to understand complex problems and to collaborate and explore alternative solutions
  • Ability to make decisions which have moderate to significant impact on the immediate team and division and stakeholders/colleagues and be able to monitor that impact

FSLA Status: Exempt

Diligent offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong match, health club reimbursement and much more.

We are a drug free workplace, and an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, childbirth, physical disability, mental disability, age, military status, protected veteran status, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping and gender identity or expression), medical condition (including, but not limited to, cancer related or HIV/AIDS related), genetic information, or sexual orientation in accordance with applicable federal, state and local law