Senior Software Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA

BlackArrow is looking for a highly motivated Senior Software Engineer who is interested in having a high impact on our organization.  This position will be responsible for the design and implementation our core application suites. The Senior Software Engineer will need to have significant Java/J2EE development experience, strong problem solving capability, and excellent communication skill.  If you’re interested in working in an environment that allows you to try new ideas and offer creative solutions, and enjoy the feel of a start up environment where you can define your course, we would love to hear from you.


  • Work in a team environment with other developers to delivery our core application suites.
  • Be creative and effective to deliver high quality solution on time within budget.
  • Responsible for backend / service side java development.
  • Participate in cross-functional project meetings with product managers, project manager, developers, and test engineers as required.


  • 5+ years of hands on Java/J2EE development experience required.
  • In-depth knowledge and hands on development experience of core Java, J2EE, MVC design pattern, XML, and web services.
  • Hands on database and ORM design and development experience.
  • Experience in building SaaS and enterprise software or large scale web applications..
  • Recent experience in Agile or Scrum development processes.
  • Experience in frontend javascript/Ajax development.
  • Experience in Search technology, such as Solr/Lucene highly desirable.
  • Professional NoSQL and Big Data related technology highly desirable.
  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Team player.
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related fields or equivalent experience.
  • Successful start up experience desirable.

BlackArrow offers a fast, fun, creative and diverse start-up work environment. We provide a full benefits package consisting of medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and stock options. To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to

BlackArrow is an equal opportunity employer. Principals only, please.