Backend Engineer at Anaplan
Minneapolis, MN, US

At Anaplan, we are looking for a self-motivated Backend Integration engineer to join our growing team in beautiful, MINNEAPOLIS to be a member of the Global Engineering group located across San Francisco, US, London, UK, and York, UK. 


Are you a creative problem solver who can both give and receive feedback? Do you lead with inclusion, collaboration and openness? At Anaplan, we are looking for a self-motivated Backend Integration Engineer to join our growing engineering team in Minneapolis. This is an opportunity for you to work for a high-growth startup disrupting how companies do business. 


As a Backend Integration Engineer, you'll be working on next generation of the Anaplan Integration solutions. With big technical problems to solve - you'll have the chance to push boundaries and create something new. We have a long list of incredible benefits and offer highly competitive packages - we’re serious about attracting the best technologists in the industry. You’ll be working with very smart people who are pushing Java and the JVM to the limits. We’ll also offer you a rewarding career with a company that values diversity and invests in you. 


Located in the warehouse district, within walking distance of Target field, our Minneapolis office is always finding ways to have fun while we work. Join in perks like team lunches, pedal pubs when the weather is nice, or check out one of the Twin Cities’ great professional sports teams with your colleagues. Come see for yourself what a collaborative and exciting place to work looks like. You will join a team of individuals who embrace and respect diverse perspectives, aren’t afraid to push boundaries and try new ideas, and are passionate about helping our customers and each other succeed. We work hard, but we also don’t wait for an excuse to have fun and we inspire each other! 


This role is an immediate full-time position. If you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and tackle unique problems that no one is solving in the tech space yet, keep reading.




What you’ll be doing:


  • Build and maintain cloud native integrations, integration frameworks and applications for integrating data between operational systems and data repositories
  • Work with partners to develop, test, and integrate products for digital signature management, data quality, other cloud products, connectors to leading ETL vendors & more.
  • Write code that is tested and testable and you take responsibility for the quality of the code you produce. Be an advocate of TDD
  • Collaborate with Product Management and Engineering team members inside and outside the team on delivering essential integration technologies to the marketplace
  • Deliver extraordinary communication skills - Be pragmatic and know how to build trust.
  • Express your positive energy and enthusiasm - cultural fit is a really big deal for us…we're looking for really smart people who love solving big problems and are self-motivated to get things done.


More about you:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in design, implementation and deployment of scalable API services/Clients (RESTful or SOAP).
  • Java Ninja with Web development experience
  • Experience creating application for cloud – GitHub, Heroku, AWS/Azure
  • 5+ years developing, deploying, and supporting commercial or custom software
  • Proficient in High Level Systems Integration Design.
  • Strong database skills like MySQL, Oracle etc
  • Highly analytical and able to solve issues quickly.



Nice to have:


  • Experience in working with integration platforms (e.g. Informatica, Boomi, Snaplogic, MuleSoft)
  • Experience with developing products with an emphasis on Data Integration / ETL
  • UI experience, specifically with React
  • Experience with technology that utilizes the OSGI specification.
  • Experience managing external engineering organizations and working with technical partner resources
  • Experience with white labeling and integrating integration tools to an existing product is a plus.
  • Experience in Test Driven Development



What we offer:

  • A rewarding, progressive career with a company that values diversity, flexibility and understands the need for a good work/life balance.
  • Market-leading salaries combined with generous bonuses, equity and a range of comprehensive benefits.
  • Regular agile meetups, events and hackathons (both attending and hosting!)
  • Flexible working, catered lunches, a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of parties & events
  • A range of sports, health and wellbeing initiatives
  • 3 days of paid leave every year to help support the charity or cause of your choice.
  • The chance to contribute and evolve a company with a valuation over $1.4 billion
  • Huge problems to solve –you will constantly be learning and pushing boundaries, working with some of the smartest people around!