Senior Software Engineer

Tenna - Chicago, IL3.4


Position Description

Tenna is searching for a Senior Software Engineer to join our software engineering team. The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong problem-solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. You will work with the development team to design and deliver finished, high quality, and compelling features and products on time.


  • Write lots of bug-free, efficient, scalable and reusable code.
  • Transition the current platform to a micro-services architecture.
  • Unit test and take responsibility for the quality of your own code.
  • Coach, encourage and mentor your fellow software developers to do the same.
  • Consult with product managers to define, scope and plan new features.
  • Work with the QA to ensure a cohesive, quality product is produced.
  • Test, evaluate and recommend technologies to improve the overall product.
  • Be a key participant in the Agile process.
  • Produce excellent documentation.


  • 8+ Years Programming Experience
  • Expertise in Node.js, SQL JavaScript, HTML & CSS
  • Experience with Cucumber, RSpec, React, Git, Java, C, and Python
  • Experience with Rabbit MQ or MQ Equivalents
  • Experience with Contained Application Deployments (Docker, Heroku)
  • Experience with NoSQL-based Database Architectures
  • Proficient with Amazon Web Servers (EC2, VPC, S3, Elasticsearch, Kinesis)
  • Have a Functional & Scalable Working Knowledge of Linux


  • Have a passion for Agile-based software development.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Have an ability to build an application based on a white-board sketch.
  • Have an ability to build highly scalable and efficient applications.
  • Have an ability to learn and adapt to new technologies.
  • Have a strong understanding of software architecture fundamentals.
  • Have in-depth knowledge of the open source community, libraries,license types and how to incorporate these into a product appropriately.
  • Be self-motivated and driven to build software products.

What You Need to Know:

  • Full-time, remote work is a possibility
  • 401k, full MDV offered

Job Type: Full-time


  • software development: 8 years (Required)
  • big data (1 million data events): 3 years (Required)
  • Node js: 3 years (Required)