Requisition 40036
About ZapLabs LLC
ZapLabs (www.zaplabs.com) is the innovation and technology hub for global real estate leader Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), and the driving force behind inventive technology for brokers and agents affiliated with Realogys world renowned real estate brands. ZapLabs delivers its highly effective consumer, sales associate and broker solutions in support of Realogys leading franchise brands and is positioned to expand the scope of its technology development efforts to encompass Realogys other business segments, including residential brokerage, relocation and settlement services. ZapLabs is headquartered in Emeryville, California.
Job Title: Junior Java Engineer
At ZapLabs, we work to build and improve a platform that helps real estate professionals stay connected with home buyers and sellers nationwide. We do that by combining great technology with great people and were looking for a Junior Java Engineerto join our team.
What were looking for:
Youre a recent graduate with the right skills, possibly some internship experience, and maybe even a little on-the-job experience and youre ready to take your skills to the next level. Youre itching to delve deeper into Java, Spring, Hibernate, and other new back-end technologies. You know how to work independently, but you also thrive in a collaborative, team-oriented environment. Youll bring your passion for writing efficient, maintainable, and reusable code plus your unwavering commitment to quality, efficiently-architected services. And of course, youre eager to learn everything you can!
What youll do:
At ZapLabs, youll play a key role in delivering quality products that make life easier for our agents, brokers, home buyers, and sellers. Youll turn requirements into clean, scalable, and efficient back-end services. Youll work with ZapLabs java engineering, front-end engineering, product management, and QA teams on a daily basis to design, test, and deliver first-rate, functional software. Most of all, youll be expected (and encouraged!) to learn quickly, makes some mistakes, develop some solutions, and make big contributions.
Skills, accomplishments, interests you should have:
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field

Some knowledge of developing Spring- and Hibernate-based web applications
Ability to work quickly with an eye towards writing clean, efficient, reusable code
Ability to build prototypes for new features that will delight our users and are consistent with business goals
Iterate quickly in an agile development process
Refactor early and often to continuously improve code quality
Excellent analytical/troubleshooting skills
Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial spirit
Nice to haves:
  • Experience working within a software development team

Working knowledge of Unix, preferably Linux
Looking for folks to join our culture of passionate hobbyists! We have a tendency to nerd out on everything from extensive LOTR and/or Star Wars knowledge to competitive baking to our company soccer team, the Lab Rats
Note: Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Realogy Holdings Corp. and its subsidiaries are committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) and will make employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, sexual preference, gender identity or gender expression, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable laws and regulations.  Under the Americans with Disabilities Act and other applicable laws Realogy will provide reasonable accommodation to disabled applicants upon request during the application process to ensure equal opportunities to be considered for employment.
To learn more about Realogy and the accomplishments of our brands, log on to www.realogy.com.  #LI-LY1
Realogy Holdings Corp. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its hiring and business practices.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
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