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Sr Software Engineer JAVA -(Remote)

Date:  Sep 13, 2022

Remote, MA, US, Remote

Onsite or Remote:  Remote
Company Name:  EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.

If you are a lifelong learner who likes to explore new technologies and work with cutting-edge technology stack, then we have an opening for you. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team. You will work with cross-functional teams, have exposure and visibility to senior leaders, and be able to make significant technical and business impact. Join us to develop innovative healthcare products to improve health outcomes for millions of people around the world.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide expertise in developing secure, scalable, and responsive SaaS products.
  • Collaborate with product management and your team while analyzing and decomposing complex software features into simpler stories for planning and execution.
  • Own system and feature quality throughout the development, testing, and deployment phases to ensure quality delivery expectations are met.
  • Drive value and build to improve the quality of the team’s deliverables continuously.
  • Conduct new technology research, proof of concept, and design work that will provide direction for the enhancement of the overall system and products.
  • Contribute to software engineering best practices for design, coding standards, performance, security, delivery, maintainability, and culture.
  • Demonstrate ownership of developed components from development through production.


  • 3 to 5 years of experience in developing web applications using Java and Spring framework.
  • 3+ years of experience in utilizing ORM frameworks such as Hibernate.  
  • 3+ years of experience in designing relational database schema and writing complex SQL queries.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience. 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with AWS Cloud services such as S3, EKS, SQS, SNS, and Lambda.
  • Hands-on experience with containerized services (Kubernetes, Docker Swarm).
  • Hands-on experience with developing backend services using NodeJS.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead or drive a project with sound technical and design skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership and communication skills, including an ability to look forward and anticipate problems and assess risk.
  • Excellent mentoring skills and the desire to contribute to efforts beyond the scope of the day-to-day project work.
  • An advocate for unit testing, automation, and test-driven development.
  • Detailed understanding of Agile software engineering principles and methodologies.


Nice to have:

  • Familiarity with different auth protocols like Oauth2, SAML etc.
  • Familiarity with regulatory frameworks such as GDPR and HIPAA


Target Annual Salary Range: $88,550 - $126,500. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors including your skills, qualifications, education, training, and experience, as well as the position’s work location. EBSCO provides a generous benefits program including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a retirement savings plan, paid parental leave, holidays and paid time off (PTO), as well as tuition reimbursement. View more about EBSCO’s benefits here:  

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. We strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex, pregnancy status, age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment. We comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law.

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