The API economy is exploding, mobile devices are proliferating across the workplace and large organizations are moving critical IT infrastructure to the cloud. This is creating incredible demand for the technology necessary to securely connect with external developers, mobile apps and cloud services. Layer 7 is at the cutting edge of this red-hot market.
Deloitte calls us one of the fastest-growing tech companies in North America. Gartner and Forrester rave about our products. We have been profitable every quarter for more than three years and we are growing rapidly. Our customers include over 250 leading organizations worldwide, including Cisco, Adobe, Best Buy and the US federal government.
Our gateway products started by providing security for web services and have now evolved into world class leading API management tools. We're doing “bleeding edge” work here in the Vancouver office. Our people are always challenged and learning new things.
Layer 7 Technologies is seeking several Java Developers to join our R&D team.
As part of our development team you'll work on security and management products for API-driven integrations spanning the extended hybrid enterprise.
The ideal candidate will ideally have several years of work experience, be comfortable working in a team environment, and have a strong appetite for learning new skills and technologies.
Degree in computer science, computer/software engineering, or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Proven ability to write high quality readable code that is easily supportable and maintainable
Expert level understanding of Java and the JDK
Extensive experience with Java toolkits and frameworks such as Spring, Hibernate,etc.
Some knowledge of web-based technologies, XML processing, and modern application is an asset
Hands on experience with RDBMS design and implementation, ideally with MySQL is an asset
Knowledge of Test Driven Development (TDD) practices and experience with Junit and other unit testing frameworks is an asset
Familiarity with source control systems such as Subversion is an asset
Solid understanding of the Linux OS is an asset
Understanding of software development methodologies and modern best practice
Proven ability to develop and document requirements and specifications
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Layer 7 offers employees a positive and interesting work environment; we've got foosball, a free pop machine, a work/life balance friendly culture and excellent salary and benefits.
Most importantly we offer an exciting and challenging technical environment; our developers are excited to come to work every day.
No calls from agencies please.
Please apply direct to Layer 7.