Ancestry is seeking a Java Software Developer (backend) to join our Gateway Platform team. This is an opportunity to come join a quickly-growing, highly challenging, greenfield development team in backend Java within a Linux environment. This team is responsible for the layer that authenticates and uses API methods for mobile and 3rd party applications.
You will join an impressive team of developers, designers and product managers who have built some of the world's most compelling products, producing the world-wide leader in two categories, family history and consumer genetic testing.
In this role you will be focused on development of backend services which serve over 4 million customers. This role provides many opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
What you will do:
We’re a cutting-edge tech company with a very human mission—to help every person discover, preserve, and share the story of what led to them. Combining the rich information in family trees and historical records with the genetic details revealed in DNA, we create unique experiences that give people a new understanding of their lives, because connecting all the pieces of our family story can give us the deepest sense of who we are.
For more information on what we do and why you would want to work at Ancestry, visit our careers page:www.workforancestry.com
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