Textel is a feature-rich texting platform designed to help contact centers connect with their customers through text.
Come work in a fun, fast paced, start-up environment. We are a young tech company that is rapidly growing and well positioned to make an impact with big brands as we help them engage with their customers using text messaging.
As a Software Engineer you will work closely with our Product team to plan and build new features to advance our platform. We are looking for team members who are early into their careers or just getting started, who are passionate about development and continuing to learn.
Our Software Engineer roles offer the flexibility for you to focus on the areas of software development you enjoy or if you want to learn news things, there are plenty of opportunities to learn news skills in areas like backend, frontend, DevOps, SQL, cloud hosting, etc.
We are a Microsoft shop focused on the latest and greatest in C#, .NET 5, Service Fabric, SQL Server, Vue.js, and Azure. If you don't have experience in these technologies but are interested in learning something new our team of experienced engineers are here to help.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Work within an agile scrum team
- Participate in user story planning and grooming
- Perform maintenance, support and bug-fixes
- Develop and test feature enhancements
- Write unit and integration tests
Minimum Qualifications (education, experience)
- Basic knowledge of Java, C#, .Net, Python, or similar programming languages
- Hands-on experience or bachelor’s degree or minor in Computer Science or equivalent training or course work experience
- Problem Solving - Ability to analyze and work through a problem effectively and provide a solution.
- Time Management- Effectively manages time to ensure work is completed efficiently.
- Communication - Communicates accurately and effectively both in oral and written form.
- Basic knowledge of object-oriented programming
- Nice to have: Experience in the Microsoft stack or Vue.js.
The noise level in the work environment is typical of that of an office.
Contact with the public in office environments may risk exposure to irrational/hostile behavior, contagious diseases, or contact with domestic animals.
COVID-19 considerations: employees have the ability to work from home during this time; coming into the office is currently optional. We anticipate returning to normal in-office operations as soon as is generally safe to do so.
Physical Demands & Requirements
Routine operation of a computer and other office equipment.
Regular identification, input, and analysis of data on a computer terminal and/or in hard copy.
Frequent communication in-person and by telephone or video conference with employees, customers, vendors, and others.
Generally required to remain stationary for extended periods of time, and occasionally exert up to 25 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull or move objects.
Ability to secure and maintain a driver’s license, or an acceptable alternative means of transportation.
Employment is subject to successful completion of a background check.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The job specification requirements stated are representative of the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform this job successfully. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of experience and training which ensures the ability to perform the work may substitute for the above so that the employee will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.
This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.
Textel is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and complies with ADA regulations as applicable.
Employees have the ability to work from home during this time; coming into the office is currently optional. We anticipate returning to regular in-office operations as soon as is generally safe to do so.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 per year
- Dental insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- Why are you interested in the Software Engineer role at Textel?