Catapult: Senior Software Engineer
181 Ballardvale Street
Wilmington, MA 01887

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SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER (FULL STACK)

Do you want to work for the world leader in elite sports performance analytics?

Catapult empowers elite coaches globally with scientifically validated metrics for the advancement of athlete performance. The company engineers wearable technology that provides objective information behind athlete risk, readiness and return to play. Catapult is also the parent company of XOS Digital, the leading provider of video technology to collegiate and professional sports organizations in the US. Catapult now works with over 2500 elite teams and institutes around the world and is based in the US, Australia, and the UK.

We offer software, analytics and services that enable sports organizations at all levels to better scout, recruit, teach and win. Our products can be found internationally at practice facilities and arenas, in meeting rooms and on the road, serving premier teams in the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLS, NCAA and more.

We want people who are passionate about state-of-the-art technology

Are you an aspiring Full Stack Senior Software Engineer looking for an opportunity to work in a fast paced and fun environment helping elite sports teams across the globe? Then consider joining us here at Catapult Sports. We are building the next generation cloud platform that combines digital video assets, wearable data and athlete information to provide insights and analytics to coaching/support staff, sports scientists and athletes to assist in optimizing athlete performance. We believe that our customers deserve the best platform and we are on a mission to address these needs. You could be the one to help us achieve this goal!

You will be responsible for developing new efficient, scalable and effective software solutions in a mission critical environment. You will play a key role in auditing our existing code base and leading development plans to evolve existing applications as well as spearheading new, innovative efforts on burgeoning platforms built from scratch. The ideal candidate will excel in a fast-paced environment with short project timelines from conception to deployment.

Our engineering teams are focused on building highly reliable, large-scale SaaS solutions. We work on areas such as horizontal scaling, high availability, configuration-as-code & analytics.

What Youll Be Doing:

  • Design and develop complex web software applications
  • Build highly scalable and available RESTful apps used for search and retrieval of content from large datasets
  • Actively participate in agile scrum activities and overall improvement of work processes
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and best practices in coordination with team objectives
  • Participate in design meetings and code reviews
  • Contribute to the teams test strategy through authoring testcases, automation, and unit tests
  • Create and maintain documentation as required
  • Contribute to all phases of the software development life-cycle
  • Train other team members on the React / NodeJS tech stack
  • Assess and make recommendations on processes, designs, operations, and testing

What Youll Need:

  • 5+ years Web Development experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with advanced UI frameworks like React
  • 2+ years of experience with NodeJS
  • 1+ years of experience with MongoDB or other non-relational databases
  • HTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript (including popular frameworks), NoSQL.
  • RESTful architectures
  • Experience working with AWS, or other cloud computing platforms
  • Understanding of test-driven development and testing concepts to participate in unit testing, integration testing, system testing, and load testing
  • CI/CD, build pipelines (jenkins, circleci, etc...)
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies for delivering software
  • A strong base on the fundamentals with the ability to pick up and learn any 'stack'
  • Always open for a discussion and seeking consensus. Willingness to provide and receive feedback
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or MIS desirable

Why Youll Like Working for Catapult:

  • We have amazing people. We can promise you will work with some of the smartest and most interesting people in the industry. We work hard but we always have fun doing it.
  • We value development. We are a high-performance organization that is always challenging ourselves to continuously grow. That means we maintain a growth mindset in everything we do and invest deeply in employee development. Youll need to be great to get hired here and we promise youll get even better.
  • We care about you. We offer competitive compensation, time off and outstanding paid maternity and paternity leave. In the US, we offer a 401k plan with up to a 4% employer match.
  • We want you to love where you work. We have great office spaces located around the world with state-of-the-art equipment. Be aware, we have very competitive table tennis games in a couple offices so be prepared to play and have fun.
  • We work with elite sports teams. Why wait until the weekend to be involved with your favorite sports teams? Every day you can make an impact with our clients who are some of the most elite teams in the world.
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Employee Testimonials

Georgie Lack
PR Manager, London

“In the year that I have been with Catapult I’ve done everything from taking journalists into Premier League clubs, leading influencer programmes and events, and helping to tell the story of a team of inspirational women playing football on top of Mount Kilimanjaro!”

Hector Gonzalez
Quality Assurance Engineer, Boston

With just over a year of experience, it has become clear to me that Catapult always makes room for anyone with ambition regardless of rank to make a significant and lasting difference in the company. Not only are we titans of the sports metrics industry, but we also care about producing top quality products that developers can be proud of and that our customers will love.

Ken Saito
Business Development Manager, Tokyo

“Catapult has provided me an opportunity to help sports teams to integrate the latest and best technology into their performance programmes. It makes me proud to know I am making a difference in the sports industry.”

Kanishk Kumar
Business Development Manager, Mumbai

“I joined Catapult in early 2018 and have had a great experience working here. In that time I’ve travelled the length and breadth of India, meeting a diverse range of teams and stakeholders from different sports.”

Sam Boyes
Client Account Manager, Leeds

"After leaving school, I was two months into my degree when I realised it wasn’t for me. A year later, an opportunity presented itself at Catapult that I couldn’t pass up. I now work and learn alongside some extremely talented and highly ambitious people, all passionate about sport, which makes me excited for my future here."