Software Engineer - Backend

at Under Armour, Inc. in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Software Engineer – Backend

Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: City, US

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace. Employees must live in the United States.

Come join Under Armour and create software to power the future of connected fitness. We’re serious about individual growth and athlete achievement, and we’d like you to join us to build real products that will help millions of people improve their lives through better health & fitness. You will learn, grow, and play in an environment that focuses on results and delivery, all backed by one of the strongest consumer brands in history.

As a Software Engineer, you will partner with other engineering teams, product, design, infrastructure, and project management to build the services, tools, and libraries that enable innovations in our suite of applications that span web, wearable devices, and mobile.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

+ Execute full lifecycle software development

+ Write well designed, testable, efficient code

+ Document and maintain software functionality

+ Communicates clearly to technical and non-technical teammates

+ Contributes to discussion and drives technical conversation

+ Assists in troubleshooting and discovery

+ Maintains up to date best practices and standards

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

+ 2+ years of professional experience writing production code with Java, Python, or JVM language preferred

+ Proficiency with source control including Git

+ Experience with relational data store technologies such as PostgreSQL or MySQL

+ Experience working within a microservice architecture

+ Experience with site performance profiling and tuning

Education And / Or Experience

+ BS in CS or 2-5 years of comparable experience

+ Familiarity with cutting-edge open-source libraries and experience contributing to projects of personal interest a plus

Other Requirements

+ Experience with Docker and Kubernetes

+ Experience with DataDog, NewRelic, or other APM technologies

+ Experience with AWS services such as RDS, SQS, and Elasticache


+ No relocation provided

+ Open to full-time remote work for this role

+ Possible travel to regional offices, conferences, and training

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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Job Posting: JC194275271

Posted On: Oct 08, 2021

Updated On: Oct 28, 2021