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Senior Software Engineer- Platform Team

100 Summer St.
Boston 02110

Cogito is advancing the way people communicate by applying machine learning to enhance conversations in real time. This is your chance to be a part of industry leading team that is making a real difference using the latest cloud technologies. Cogito performs in-call voice analysis and delivers real time guidance to agents and unprecedented insights to managers to an impressive portfolio of Fortune 500 clients.

As a Platform Team Senior Engineer you will leverage AWS and cloud computing, Java, Python and other tools to enhance Cogitos technology for the common data store, platform tools, authorization services, and the user management system. We are seeking a senior software engineer who loves learning, is experienced and fluent in backend programming in Java or Python, is excited about cloud computing and is able to drive projects forward and yield results. Your determination, skill and enthusiasm will make an impact on the success of Cogito.


  • Develop software on a Scrum team for platform systems, including all phases of design, coding, and testing
  • Utilize AWS technologies to solve business problems
  • Work with the software and product development teams to maintain a prioritized engineering backlog. Plan, estimate, and deliver on-time according to agreed-upon estimates
  • Interact and collaborate with colleagues in engineering, operations, product development, and sales to deliver world-class products and services to clients


  • Bachelor or advanced degree in engineering, computer science, or another relevant field
  • 3+ years of professional software development experience with Java or Python
  • Experience with a cloud applications platform, preferably AWS
  • Experience with REST interfaces
  • Solid experience with SQL databases such as MySql and Postgres
  • Ability and willingness to learn new tools and technologies
  • Solid knowledge and experience with version control and release management


  • Fluency with Java / Python
  • Experience/understanding of AWS and public cloud ecosystems
  • Experience/exposure to SQL/NoSQL
  • Technical diagramming and communication of software architecture and design
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologiesFluency with Unix / Linux operating system and development environment
  • Fluency with revision control, including distributed revision control and Git in particular
  • Great verbal and written communication skills


Your choice of comprehensive benefits for you and your familys health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance

Monthly catered lunch and live product demos

401(k) retirement plan options

Ongoing professional development and cross-training

20 days vacation time and 11 company holidays (yes, Patriots Day is a holiday)

Company paid parental leave upon hire

Competitive pay, stock options, and annual bonus eligibility

Casual dress and fun office atmosphere

Pre-tax commuter benefits

Stocked groceries in the kitchen

Office location in the heart of Boston with convenience to the MBTA lines

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Cogito is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fair hiring practices and to creating a welcoming environment for all team members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, familial status or veteran status.

Authorization to Work:

Applicants for employment in the US must be authorized to work in the US.

Category: Software Engineering/QA

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