Software Development Engineer (Systems) at Axiom
Chicago, IL, US

Axiom, a leading global marketplace for on-demand corporate legal talent, is leading the revolution of who does the work in the legal industry. The Axiom model disrupts the traditional allocation of work to law firms and in-house teams. By matching highly credentialed lawyers with legal work across industries and practice areas, Axiom enables clients to become more agile and efficient, and empowers lawyers to pursue more of the work they love. Axiom serves over half the Fortune 100 with offerings that combine flexible talent, technology, and know-how in the business of law. www.axiomlaw.com

 

The Role:

Are you passionate about building leading-edge technology that will transform an industry? Does taking one of the last analog worlds to digital get your pulse up? If you like to create new solutions from scratch and follow that solution throughout all phases from production to support, we want to talk to you. We are a rapidly growing development team based in Bellevue that is looking to transform the way that legal work is performed.

The Talent Platform team is committed to improving the way our legal force is deployed, managed, and interacted with, and this role is a key player in the team that will be designing and implementing our complex back end systems to support our entire platform. As the team migrates into our next evolution of tools, this role will be key in ensuring back end stability and performance.

This is a ground-floor opportunity, and if you join the adventure, you’ll be part of a brand new team on a mission. Help shake up one of the only remaining industries to have gone largely unchanged for the last 100 years … and have fun while you’re at it. Join us!

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years experience with RESTful api design and implementation
  • 3+ years experience with node.js
  • 1+ years experience with relational databases

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with ElasticSearch
  • 1 or more years of experience in a DevOps environment
  • Experience working with public APIs (AWS, Netsuite etc)
  • Experience working with distributed systems
  • Familiarity using git
  • Experience in a CI and agile environment
  • Legal eligibility to work in the U.S.
 
Accommodation for Individuals with Disabilities: Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Axiom will attempt to provide reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities who require an accommodation to participate in the application process. To request an accommodation to complete the application form, please contact us at benefits@axiomlaw.com and include “Applicant Accommodation” in the subject line.
ISO STATEMENT FOR CANDIDATES APPLYING TO ROLES IN CHICAGO, BELFAST, OR WROCLAW:
As part of ISO certified organisation the candidate will be required to follow the policies and procedures on Information Security Management Systems in place at the Chicago, Belfast, and Wroclaw Centers of Excellence and globally at Axiom. The candidate will also be subject to the client’s policies and procedures and security requirements. As an employee of Axiom, you may have access to various company and client assets and will be required to maintain the level of security as identified for each asset.