Technology, Analytics & Business Intelligence

Senior Software Engineer - Conference Specialist

Experience Level: Senior

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Summary

GLG software engineers build and maintain solutions which revolutionize how thousands of clients connect with the largest global network of cross-sector subject-matter experts. We bring the power of insight to every great professional decision.

Our Product Engineering team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer - Conference Specialist to expand GLG’s conference platform which is responsible for connecting companies around the world with experts and professionals in real-time.  Working within a team of experienced engineers you will help define and develop the core conference system which our clients and experts depend upon.

We are an engineering organization that values results and flexibility over process and dogma. The Product Engineering team builds the platform technology that connects GLG’s clients to our experts. Our team of product software engineers and product managers are responsible for GLG’s technology initiatives and product development.

 

Key Responsibilities Include

  • Build and drive solutions that enhance our global conferencing system.
  • Develop applications using modern technologies and tools such as React, Node.js, TypeScript, etc.
  • Participate in all aspects of the development lifecycle from inception to implementation and support.

 

An Ideal Candidate Will Have the Following

  • At least 5 years of experience as a software engineer building applications and service-based systems.
  • A solid foundational understanding of global cloud conferencing
  • Experience integrating with cloud communications providers (e.g. Twilio, Telnyx, Plivo, Zoom)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or engineering is preferred.
  • A proven history of effective application development in multiple languages and technologies.
    • Expert level skills in React, Node, and SQL.
    • Demonstrated HTML, CSS and JavaScript skills.
  • Experience developing full stack applications or other systems of similar complexity involving multiple distributed components.
  • Experience writing and optimizing complex SQL queries.
  • Ability to create software with reliability and error detection/compensation in mind.

About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s insight network. Our clients rely on GLG’s global team to connect with powerful insight across fields from our network of 900,000+ experts (and the hundreds of new experts we recruit every day).

We serve thousands of the world’s best businesses, from Fortune 500 corporations to leading technology companies to professional services firms and financial institutions. We connect our clients to the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, including executives, scientists, academics, former public-sector leaders, and the foremost subject matter specialists.

GLG’s industry-leading compliance framework allows clients to learn in a structured, auditable, and transparent way, consistent with their own internal compliance obligations and the highest professional ethical standards. Our compliance standards are a major competitive differentiator and key component of the company’s culture.

To learn more, visit www.GLGinsights.com.

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

EEO Policy Statement

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.