Java Engineer – Forbes Careers

Java Engineer – Forbes Careers



Forbes Media is a global media, branding and technology company, with a focus on news and information about business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. The company publishes Forbesand Forbes Asia magazines, as well as The Forbes brand today reaches more than 117 million people worldwide with its business message each month through its magazines and 40 licensed local editions covering more than 70 countries,, TV, conferences, research, social and mobile platforms. Forbes Media’s brand extensions include conferences, real estate, education, financial services and technology license agreements.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Backend Engineer to join our Product and Tech group. This role requires not just maintaining existing code, but also building new tools with an eye on the future.

If you’re looking for challenges and opportunities similar to those of a startup, with the benefits of a seasoned, successful company, read on.

  • Freedom to innovate and introduce new, cutting edge Tech
  • The environment is very friendly and encouraging
  • We have a great mentoring program
  • We empower developers to take lead and drive projects and initiatives
  • We have amazing senior talent that they can always talk or get advice from
  • We provide engineers opportunities to grow
  • Promote themselves and the company at events and conferences
  • Open culture focused on positive communication
  • Celebrating passion projects and side hustles
  • Mindfulness coach comes in monthly
  • Monthly budget for team lunches
  • Flexible work schedule and WFH policy


What you will be doing:

  • Participate in agile development of unique and innovative products
  • Develop efficient and secure data access and processing APIs
  • Participate in development and architecture of complex systems
  • Work closely with the product owners and stakeholders to discover, design, architect and prototype new features
  • Write high quality code that adheres to coding standards
  • Constantly learn new technologies, approaches and languages
  • Work with cross functional teams including Dev, Product, DevOps and QA
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Advocate Unit and Integration Testing
  • Create maintainable projects with documentation

What we are looking for:

Technical Skills:

  • Strong conceptual knowledge and background in Java
  • Experience with Spring Framework and Spring Security
  • Experience with Unit and Integration testing
  • Experience with NoSQL databases. MongoDB is a plus
  • Experience with real-time and streaming data processing
  • Experience with queuing platforms like ActiveMQ, Google Pub/Sub, Kafka
  • Knowledge of BigQuery and GraphQL
  • Familiarity with GCP/AWS cloud services
  • Comfortable with CI/CD Pipelines
  • Experience with Git version control
  • Ability to build a simple Front-End App with HTML/CSS

Desired Qualities:

  • Excited about digital media and publishing
  • Commitment to the Forbes culture of celebrating success
  • Interest in the journalism business and familiarity with the challenges facing it
  • A passion for self-education and a drive to be ever forward looking


  • Rock-star team
  • Attend Exclusive Events
  • Gym Reimbursement Program
  • Comprehensive benefits package……….Read More>>


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