Product Engineer

Location
McLean, Virginia
Posted
May 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 03, 2021
Ref
3107339
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
As a Product Engineer you'll be leveraging Appian's low code automation to help deliver the Appian Platform to our customers. Your mission will be to ensure our platform interfaces are always fast, scalable and up to whatever tasks our customers configure it to do. You will be solving problems of scale and flexibility that most engineers never see, building a product capable of serving our customers in ways you never imagined. Your scope extends from the high-performance data layer to the cross-platform user interface to the design tools used to create it.

About the job
  • Leverage knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and design patterns to write applications and solutions in existing Appian frameworks (SAIL, Process Models, Rules, Expressions, and all Appian Objects) and light full-stack and mobile development.
  • Leverage relevant Application development experience to influence practices and development.
  • Manage availability, latency, scalability and efficiency of the product by engineering reliability into Application and systems.
  • Contribute to Application performance analysis and system tuning.
  • Contribute to story breakdowns, acceptance criteria definition, technical architecture and design, code review, and automated test development.
  • Respond to and resolve emergent problems; write Appian Applications and build automation to prevent problem recurrence.

About you
  • You have 4-6 years of experience in software development or related fields.
  • You have proficiency with programming languages such as Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, C++, C#, etc.
  • You have a strong background in developing integrations using REST APIs.
  • You're educated, with at least a BS in Computer Science or a technical/engineering degree.
  • You have a solid foundation of, or love for, technology.
  • You enjoy working with stakeholders to define business processes and gather functional system requirements. You are not an order taker; you ask why questions and solve the right problems.

Preferred Skills
  • Understanding of Agile software practices
  • Preferred experience with relational databases (MySQL or similar) including designing data models and/or entity relationship diagrams (ERDs) for business use cases.
  • Prior experience with enterprise systems including CRM, HRIS, ERP and their corresponding business domain knowledge

About Us

Appian helps organizations build apps and workflows rapidly, with a low-code automation platform. Combining people, technologies, and data in a single workflow, Appian can help companies maximize their resources and improve business results. Many of the world's largest organizations use Appian applications to improve customer experience, achieve operational excellence, and simplify global risk management and compliance. Our employees create opportunities to drive hands-on impact both with our customers and throughout the organization, which creates an environment where meaningful work is met with career growth and opportunity. As a result, we are proud to have been recognized as a Washington Post Top Workplace for seven consecutive years. Simply put, we are changing the way businesses operate and our employees are to thank for Appian's success.

Appian Corporation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, Appian will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co-worker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at ReasonableAccommodations@appian.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

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