Software Engineer - Work from Home

Balsam International

  • Pasig, Philippines
    Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
Posted 14 days ago and deadline of application is on 21 Jul
Recruiter was hiring 2 hours ago

Software Engineer - Work from Home

Balsam International

Job Description

Balsam International is looking for a Software Engineer who will be responsible for coding and modifying e-Commerce websites functionalities according to the company’s specifications. Our ideal candidate will be writing Java, AngularJS and HTML codes, extending Hybris extensions and components, and working with our Development and Quality Assurance team to ensure the delivery of projects on a timely manner. He/She will directly report to the Web Development Manager.

What you'll be doing:

  • Writing a reliable and stable backend codes with unit testing and code review 70% of the time.
  • Provide technical analysis on platform enhancements and customizations and other back-end technologies 10% of the time.
  • Work with ORACLE, MySQL and HSQLDB Databases and other data & configuration files such as MS Excel, XML, JSON.
  • Assisting in the management, maintenance, and on-going support for existing e-Commerce websites.
  • Building webpage and templates on a variety of platforms and CMS’s, including Volusion and Hybris.
  • Making systematic edits to HTML, CSS and JS codes based on a given mocks including slicing photoshop files.
  • Investigate and resolve issues that arise in the system.
  • Provide scoping and estimation on projects and tasks.
  • Create proper documentation and integration guide on all applications developed.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as business needs evolve.

Minimum Qualifications

What you bring to the table:

  • Has a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Java and Spring Framework.
  • Has a minimum of 2 years’ experience in MySQL & Oracle Database.
  • Has a minimum of 3 years’ experience in AngularJS, HTML and CSS.
  • Have some knowledge in Hybris and SCA Development.
  • Strong problem solving skills, adaptable, enthusiastic, and willing to take ownership.
  • High standards for documentation, unit testing, code reviews, continuous integration & deployment, and a preference for agile methods.
  • Strong attention to detail and proven multi-tasking ability, especially with multiple high-priority tasks.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong dedication to a team environment and to meeting deliverables.
  • Comfortable in working through a task via electronic means (email, chat and task management applications).

Our must-haves:

  • Must live within Metro Manila, Cavite, Rizal, Bulacan or certain parts of Laguna only (Biñan, Cabuyao, Calamba, Los Baños, San Pedro and Santa Rosa).
  • Must be willing to join occasional in-person meetings.
  • Must have a dedicated, functional laptop that meets the following specifications:

For Windows users:

  • OS: Windows 7 – 64 bit or better
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 or better
  • RAM/Memory: 4GB or higher
  • Hard Drive: 500GB or higher

For Mac users:

  • Processor: 2GHz Intel Core i7
  • Memory: 8GB 1600 MHz DDR3
  • Start-up Disk Macintosh HD
  • Graphics Intel HD Graphics 4000 1536MB
  • Must have a back-up laptop or desktop for use, if primary laptop encounters issues.
  • Must have a fast, reliable DSL, Fiber or Broadband connection (not mobile or broadband stick) as the primary internet connection with a minimum actual speed of 5MBPS.
  • Must have a back-up internet connection of the same speed, if primary connection becomes spotty.
  • Must have licensed MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel) including Outlook.

Perks and Benefits

  • Work from Home Work from Home
  • Paid Holidays Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Single Parent Leave Single Parent Leave
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance

Required Skills

  • HTML
  • Java
  • Angular.js
  • AJAX
  • GIT
  • Oracle Database
  • MySQL

Jobs Summary

Job level
Associate / Supervisor
Job category
IT and Software
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
San Miguel Avenue, Ortigas
Customer Service
1 opening

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About Balsam International

Balsam Brands is a multi-brand eCommerce retailer with roots in holiday and home décor. Founded in 2006 by Thomas Harman, we are currently the world’s leading retailer of high-end artificial Christmas trees. Our offices reach globally from our headquarters in Redwood City, California, in Idaho, Ireland and the Philippines. Our passion in building a trusted consumer brand along with an uncompromising focus on excellence has led to multiple awards and recognitions over the years, including: • Forbes Magazine: America’s 25 Best Small Companies (2016) • Inc. 5000: America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) • San Francisco Business Times: Fast 100 – Fastest Growing Bay Area Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) • Silicon Valley Business Journal: 75 Fastest Growing Private Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) At Balsam, people come first. Success follows. Having the largest concentration of our employees in the Philippines, Team Manila represents nearly every function in the company. Our dynamic, innovative and fun-loving team made Balsam Brands a great place to work while achieving tremendous growth.
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