July 7, 2015888.965.1588info@connectfirst.comSchedule A Call

WELCOME TO THE CF CREW

At Connect First, we strive to maintain an open culture in which everyone contributes and feels comfortable sharing ideas and opinions. Our organization is designed to promote interaction across different teams and between all employees. We believe that this free-flowing environment sparks conversation and promotes innovation.

UNLIMITED VACATION

Yes we said it – unlimited vacation.  We believe that playing hard helps you work hard.

FREE LUNCHES

Every Wednesday we get together and eat at no charge to the employees.  Doesn’t that sound delicious?

GYM MEMBERSHIP

Sitting at a desk all day is hard on your body, so we like to pay for ways to take care of it!

FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT

Connect First is full of friendly people! From Nerf guns to beer to birthday parties, we support each other as well as our customer support team helps customers.

BENEFITS PACKAGE

Healthcare is a necessity to take care of you and your family.  Here we like to make it easy by paying up to 100% of your health insurance….And yes we have vision and dental too!

PET FRIENDLY

It’s common to see a four-legged friend roaming the halls of Connect First.  The CF Crew would be incomplete if it wasn’t for our fuzzy companions, it’s why we also offer them health insurance too!

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Java/JavaEE Software Engineer Level I
We have an immediate opportunity for an Experienced Java Engineer to join our Boulder Colorado team. This is one of the most fun and critical moments to be part of our organization, as we are growing steadily both in projects and expertise. Our business is incredibly successful, primarily due to the contributions of our highly gifted, hard-working and kick-ass team. If you love a challenge and want to be part of taking our software to the next level, please apply today!

The successful candidate must be highly motivated to help push our platform and front end APIs forward; and have the ability to function well in a fast paced and dynamic organization. This driven Java Engineer would be responsible for designing, developing and implementing new features, and maintaining existing functionality.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, maintain, and document new and existing products.
  • Act as a point of escalation for bug fixes and issue resolution.
  • Generate requirements, estimates and plans for projects.
  • Contribute ideas for the improvement of our software.
Java/JavaEE Software Engineer Requirements:

  • Two years development experience on products built with Java and/or Java EE.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a four-year college or university in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related discipline or the equivalent in work experience.
  • Comfortable working as a full stack developer. While this position is focused on the server side of our applications, our developers are often called on to develop for all layers of our application.
  • Must be a self-starter, possess excellent time management skills, and be able manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to generate requirements, estimates and plan for projects.
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience developing distributed scalable multithreaded server side applications.
  • Experience writing relational database queries (MySQL preferred).
  • Experience with Hibernate ORM.
  • Working knowledge of the Linux/Unix command line interface.
Additional skills or background we would be thrilled if you had any experience with:

  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks: Bootstrap, JQuery, Angular etc.
  • Solution implementation in the premise-based or the hosted telecommunications
  • software industry.
  • Call Center industry or telecommunication experience.
  • Work experience in any position in a hosted software solutions company.
The Goods:
This is a full time position located in our Boulder office. We offer comprehensive benefits, aggressive matching 401k, gym membership, unlimited Paid Time Off, paid 2 month sabbatical, and a casual yet demanding and fast paced work environment. We are a dog friendly company, and even offer Pet Insurance! We find time to get outside and enjoy the best of what Boulder has to offer. Our “pay-for-performance” and bonus programs healthily reward rock-star achievements and intellect. We offer a very competitive salary plus aggressive bonuses and merit raises. We also pay for relevant continuing education, conferences, and skills development.

We promote heavily from within, and like to see our team quickly master our platform and to take that knowledge into other areas of the business; we succeed by helping you define your skills and interests and encouraging you to grow into bigger opportunities and responsibilities.

To Apply:
Please send us an email with your resume and cover letter to jobs@connectfirst.com. In your email please tell us your favorite or most satisfying experience solving a problem – either personally or professionally. This can be short and sweet. Emails without this simple little anecdote will be passed to the back. We look forward to hearing from you!

The Connect First Crew

Sr. Full Stack Developer
(Java/JaveEE/Angular)

Boulder, CO     Full-time

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