LOCATION: Redwood City, CA
Equilar provides an industry-leading database and product suite
for over 1,000 enterprise and professional service clients. Our
approach is to never compromise on quality or integrity-an approach
that has earned us the respect of the entire industry.
Over the past three years, we have invested heavily in product
development and are beginning to expand into adjacent markets.
We're looking for an experienced developer to join our dedicated
team and help us reach the aggressive goals we've set over the next
- Modifying software to add features, fix errors, improve
performance, and upgrade interfaces.
- Testing software for defects and documenting the defects and
- Documenting software and API services for internal
- Consulting with teams, departments, and customers on project
- Working with customers or departments on technical issues
including software system design and maintenance.
- Analyzing information to recommend and plan the deployment of
new software solutions or modifications of an existing
- Consulting with engineering staff to evaluate APIs and develop
specifications and performance requirements.
- Conferring with project managers to obtain information on
limitations and capabilities.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
We are looking for an open, effective communicator who enjoys
working in teams. Our ideal candidate will have an excellent
foundation in computer science, a keen eye for data, and strong
competencies in data structures, data algorithms, relational
databases, and software design.
Lastly, we'll be looking for experience in the following key
- Java. Ex: experience with Java, Eclipse RCP, and/or
- Database. Ex: experience with database system architecture,
relational database design, Postgres, Search engines like
ElasticSearch, and Document databases like Mongo.
- Web development. Ex: experience with JSON, HTML, CSS,
- Experience deploying an application with Docker and Kubernetes
Education, Quality, Unity, Innovation, Leadership,
Accountability, Results. These are the values we seek in everyone
- Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related
- 2+ years of relevant work experience
- Start-up experience preferred
WHO IS EQUILAR?
Equilar is dedicated to the idea that better leaders make better
companies. We help leaders and companies improve by providing
information and tools that strengthen corporate governance, enable
broader and deeper board searches and build bridges between people
at the top.
With offices in the Bay Area, Chicago, and New York City,
Equilar's award-winning suite of online databases is the first
choice of companies seeking corporate governance and executive
networking solutions. Equilar's clients include leading
human-capital consulting firms, over 1,100 publicly traded
corporations (including over half of the Fortune 500), law firms,
private-equity investors, search firms, executive associations and
individual executives. These clients all rely on Equilar to provide
insight into the top leadership of corporate America.
Equilar's work is featured regularly in The New York Times and
The Wall Street Journal, on CNBC, and in other leading media
WHY JOIN THE EQUILAR TEAM?
Performance-Driven Culture. We come from diverse backgrounds and
top universities with proven track records of success. We seek
top-quartile performers who strive to be the best at everything
that they do. We are 100% employee-owned and reward our top
performers with a unique profit-sharing program.
Great Career Opportunities. As a rapidly growing market leader,
we offer plenty of opportunities for those passionate about career
advancement and developing a broad skill set. We also offer paid
time off and a stipend through our Learn Grow Lead program for
employees to participate in seminars and classes outside of the
Financial Strength. Our business is built on a profitable,
subscription-based model with high client retention rates. We take
pride in our disciplined fiscal approach and have consciously
avoided the financial irresponsibility that has taken down many
startups in Silicon Valley.
In Summary, we offer the energy and ambition of a startup and
the stability and benefits of a publicly traded company. We are
growing rapidly and looking for exceptional talent who share our
values to join our team and help take our business to the next