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Sr Software Engineer
Eden Prairie, Minnesota  |  Remote, Onsite
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Applied on September 18, 2021
Job Id #50025 Posted August 23, 2021

Primary Responsibilities

  • As part of our Common Digital Capabilities (CDC) team, in this role you will play a significant part in developing and supporting digital solutions used across member-facing portals, such as Global Navigation and Global Search.
  • You will work in an Agile Scrum team, collaborating closely with the business product management and members of a global engineering team.
  • You will apply your skills in a highly dynamic, innovative, forward-thinking environment that follows industry best practices and fosters engineering culture.

A qualified candidate is a Java API engineer and a self-starter who would take ownership of his/her assignments. He/she will:

  • Design and develop software applications and application components
  • Create high-quality software by conducting peer design / code reviews and developing automated test cases
  • Ensure that all delivered solutions adhere to industry best-practices for scalability, maintainability, usability, availability, extensibility, security, and portability
  • Work with Agile geographically distributed teams
  • Work closely with product management and other stakeholders to aid solution development
  • Leverage the latest technologies to solve complex problems facing the health care industry
  • Ensure high quality solutions by implementing unit tests, driving continuous integration / validation, and supporting the creation and design of performance, load, and user acceptance tests
  • Participate in a rotational 24x7 on-call support as needed
  • Work outside of standard office hours as needed and, on occasion, support night-time releases

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field
  • 5+ years of hands-on software development experience
  • 5+ years of working Java development experience
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with modern development frameworks, such as Spring
  • 3+ years of experience with REST APIs and Microservices
  • 2+ years of working experience with CI/CD pipelines

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) or OSGi development experience
  • Experience with search platforms, such as Apache SOLR or Fusion
  • Working knowledge of Agile development lifecycle and CA Agile Central
  • Advanced communication skills; the ability to clearly articulate complex technical concepts
  • The ability to successfully manage work priorities in a dynamic, high-demand environment

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • This role will be engaged in Content Ecosystem product developments.
  • Content Ecosystem is a new initiative to expand content search to a broad variety of data sources.
  • Standard taxonomy and ontology will be applied to indexed data, to improve accuracy and relevancy of search results.

Team and Team size:

  • 1 Scrum Master, 1 Architect, 1 BA, 4-6 Developers, 2-3 QA.

Interview Process:

  • How many rounds? Two
  • Video vs. phone? First round on the phone, followed by a technical video interview for identified candidates
  • How technical will the interviews be? The second interview will be deeply technical, with detailed technical questions aske

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.

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