Senior Software Engineer


Full TimeReact
Posted 3 months ago


Position Summary: Litera is looking for a Senior Software EngineerFront-end to help grow our development team. You will participate in the full SDLC from preliminary system analysis to testing and deployment. This hybrid-engineering role includes building high quality and fully performing software that meets quality and software development standards alongside a great team.

Who You Are:

We are looking for an accountable, driven, energetic, proactive and smart team member

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write clean, maintainable code that is extensible with minimum number of defects
  • Source for expert level knowledge of modern software development techniques and methodologies
  • Provide guidance on modern software engineering techniques and methodologies for code reviews
  • Take ownership of product features from estimates to design and development
  • Refactor and improve existing software
  • Collaborate with cross-functional Scrum teams to complete tasks
  • Manage individual task priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Coach and mentor less experienced team members



  • Bachelor’s or higher degree
  • 5+ years of professional work experience implementing full-stack solutions to real business problems
  • Extensive understanding of software development principles (object-oriented design, SOLID, TDD, KISS, DRY)
  • Solid foundation in React, JavaScript, HTML, and SCSS CSS (Sass)
  • Extensive knowledge in: UI/UX concepts, front-end frameworks such as: React, Next, Angular, Bootstrap, or CxJS, themed controls,
  • Familiarity with integrating third-party UI controls
  • Strong knowledge of user interface design processes and responsive web interfaces
  • Extensive knowledge of cloud software design patterns and development
  • Good to have experience in Microservices, Serverless functions, and Agile/SCRUM
  • Strong team player who is open to give and receive feedback
  • Willingness to learn and the desire to improve your craft and share the knowledge with others
  • English level – Intermediate


Who We Are:

Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing, award-winning software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving over 90% of the world's largest law firms, hundreds of thousands of lawyers use our software every day. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent leadership all contribute to a unique and open work environment. Our employees are driven, energetic, passionate, and have the ability to make a direct impact on the future of the company.

What We Offer:

  • A friendly team that will make on-boarding process smoother
  • Large, comfortable and modern office with facilities: car parking, gym, gaming zone and meeting rooms
  • Competitive comprehensive package with various benefits and perks, including remote work, paid lunches, etc.
  • Company-paid learning, conferences
  • Regular team-building events
  • English classes


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