Charles River is a 100% employee-owned company, encouraging employee participation, innovation, and responsibility, and we are proud to have been recently selected as one of the Boston Business Journal’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Boston!
Charles River Analytics is developing enhancements to our state-of-the-art user-centered enterprise system for members of the U.S. Armed Forces. This effort is concerned with understanding and making decisions about human behavior, monitoring and optimizing missions, and communicating and collaborating within and across teams. This is an excellent opportunity to realize novel solutions to challenging problems within a well-defined domain, and to see those solutions implemented in operationally deployed software. This role works both with our team of scientists and other engineers to:
Interpret and refine both customer and internally generated requirements into design specifications
Solicit feedback from an active user community and identify enhancements
Implement new analytic capabilities onto an existing, mature web application
Contribute to the design of new features
Perform root cause analysis on defects within existing features and propose and implement solutions
Operate independently in an Agile environment
Interact with customers, users, and subject matter experts to analyze and understand domain challenges and needs
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent work experience
2+ years of Java experience
Experience in independently formulating software design based on user requirements
Availability to travel several times a year within the US
Desired, but not required:
Knowledge of build system engineering with tools such as Apache ANT and npm
Experience building single-page web applications
Experience building Java Spring REST servlets
Experience modeling data in and formulating queries against an SQL RDBMS
Experience directly interacting with customers and/or users
Experience with Agile/Scrum development processes
Charles River Analytics offers competitive compensation plus bonus and profit-sharing, with an attractive benefits package including: up to 92% employer-paid medical and 100% employer-paid dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid maternity/paternity leave, tuition reimbursement, monthly gym allowance, free parking, generous paid time off, and a casual environment. We are also accessible by public transportation.
Charles River Analytics is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, military service, veteran status, age, ancestry, genetic information, gender identity and expression or disability.