Software Development Engineer


Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Full time

Software Engineering / Software Developer

Jun 3

Our Company 

Changing the world through digital experiences is what Adobe’s all about. We give everyone—from emerging artists to global brands—everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences! We’re passionate about empowering people to create beautiful and powerful images, videos, and apps, and transform how companies interact with customers across every screen.  

We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity. We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere in the organization, and we know the next big idea could be yours! 

The Challenge 

The Adobe Document Cloud organization is looking for an experienced software engineer to help build the next generation of Adobe Sign enterprise service offerings. Adobe Sign is the fastest, easiest way to get contracts signed and filed. Unlike virtual fax or e-signature software, we offer an end-to-end solution by automating the entire contracting process from the request for signature to the distribution and filing of the final agreement. We instantly show customers what’s out for signature, what is signed, when and by whom.  

We are passionate about what we do and are seeking a motivated individual to join our highly skilled team. You come with prior experience as a server-side developer on a large scale enterprise SaaS offering, and you love chipping in to and building excellent digital experiences and crafting global, scalable systems that have a positive impact on the world around us. You will report to a Sr Engineering Manager on the engineering team.  

The Opportunity  

  • Build amazing things that matter. You’ll work on a diverse and living toolset, solving problems for our enterprise customers.  
  • Have meaningful ownership. You’ll make important decisions about how we grow and have a say in what we build next. You'll assess and develop new solutions, working with your team and across teams. 
  • Grow. You’ll sharpen your skills, mentor other engineers, and learn how to take ownership of meaningful aspects of our system. 
  • Innovate. You'll use your skills to influence innovative architecture and designs for our solutions. 
  • Collaborate. You’ll love working in an environment that values diversity of thought and open collaboration.  

What you need to succeed  

  • A Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent four year degree. Masters level preferred or equivalent business experience.  
  • 5+ years of experience in commercial/enterprise server-side software product or service development, including taking ownership of complex system components  
  • Mastery of Service Oriented Architecture concepts (SOA)  
  • Understanding of web application client-tier technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and the ReactJS framework  
  • Experience implementing scalable and sophisticated n-tier enterprise software architectures leveraging server-side Java/J2EE technologies including Spring and Hibernate 
  • Core Java server-side multi-threaded coding experience in performance, security, and scalability optimizations and their trade-offs within an object-oriented design  
  • Experience building, leveraging, and extending REST API endpoints 
  • Enjoys navigating highly connected architectures with the goal of isolating shared components and forming highly distributed microservices. 
  • Ensures test driven development, comprehensive code coverage, detailed code reviews, and designs complete end to end validation environments 
  • Exposure to CI/CD automated pipelines and cloud deployment models   
  • Familiarity with code patterns and architectures to support compliance standards such as HIPAA, FedRAMP, PCI, or SOC 
  • Our current infrastructure consists of Java, Apache, Tomcat, Kubernetes, Memcached, Qpid JMS, and MySQL hosted globally in AWS and Azure 

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