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Part time
Job Category:
Information Services
Software Engineer - Temporary
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LeapFrog Enterprises | Emeryville, CA
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Job Description


We are looking for a passionate, highly motivated Software Engineer to develop software and integrate various web components at LeapFrog. This Software Engineer will utilize his/her knowledge of Java, web services, database programming and server side web development to build these web applications.


* Design and implement complex multi-tiered software systems in Java-based environments
* Build unit tests and integration tests based on functional and non-functional requirements
* Interact with large databases ( relational and No SQL )
* Develop and present system and design documentation
* Work across functions to support the change management, deployment, configuration and release of software components


* BS degree in computer science, computer security or relevant field required.
* 3-5 years demonstrable hands-on experience utilizing Java, J2EE, micro services, JavaScript frameworks.
* 3-5 years development experience utilizing a major relational database such as Oracle
* Experience developing both SOAP and REST web services using frameworks such Spring, myBatis etc.
* Strong understanding of web development architecture and concepts
* Working knowledge of Maven and Linux/UNIX environment including common system utilities and scripting
* Working knowledge of Apache, Tomcat, Jetty and other web application platforms
* Experience with source control, build & deployment tools such as Maven, Bamboo, Jenkins, and Git
* Experience with public traffic, consumer-facing systems and web security is a plus


* Experience using noSQL databases such as Cassandra
* Knowledge of Android and/or iOS programming
* Experience building high traffic customer facing application
* Experience troubleshooting both client and server side performance issues and load testing
* Masters degree is desirable

About LeapFrog Enterprises

LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (LeapFrog) designs, develops and markets technology-based learning products and related content for the education of infant through grade school children at home and in schools around the world. LeapFrog has developed a number of learning platforms, including the LeapPad Learning System, Leapster, Tag reading system, Clickstart, and Didj, that support a library of software titles. In addition, LeapFrog markets a line of educational toys that do not require the separate purchase of software. These learning toys are targeted at young children, from infants to five year olds. Its products are available in six languages and are sold globally through retailers, distributors, directly to consumers via the leapfrog.com webstore, and directly to schools. LeapFrog organizes, operates and assesses its business in two primary operating segments: United States and International. (Source: 10-K)