CA Technologies Software Engineer (CA) in Santa Clara, California

Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.

  • Your future starts here!*

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join our CA PPM product group in Santa Clara, CA. If you have experience architecting and creating software written in Java and you excel working in an Agile, collaborative environment, we’d love to hear from you!

  • What you’ll be doing:*

  • Work on a backlog of modern technology items that can be incorporated in to the product.

  • Develop plans outlining steps and time tables for developing programs and communicate plans and status to management and other development team members.

  • Responsible for providing accurate work estimates for large complex and cross-functional initiatives.

  • Write and maintain documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.

  • Drive improvement in software quality through design, code and test plan reviews.

  • Build domain expertise and keep abreast on new technology, processes, systems & tools.

  • Work closely with product management representing engineering in cross-functional settings to understand and influence CA strategic product directions while translating those into appropriate product architectures and new product lines; constantly strive to evolve the product architecture and improve its maturity levels, modularity and flexibility.

  • Participate in grooming of product backlog with product management, development, architecture, and other stakeholders.

  • Visualize, articulate and break down complex testing areas into simpler parts.

  • Initiate and influence test strategies across teams and functional areas.

  • Participates in grooming of product backlog with product management, architecture, and other stakeholders.

  • Write and maintain documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.

  • Fix bugs, add enhancements, and convert software to other platforms.

  • Work effectively with other team members as needed to determine system problems.

  • Put forward accurate time estimates of work to be done on a project.

  • What We’ll be Looking for:*

  • Understanding of SQL for Oracle and/or Microsoft SQL Server

  • Familiarity with Javascript is a plus

  • 2 or more years of experience working with Java in an enterprise environment.

  • Experience and understanding of the Agile methodology.

  • Passion for building enterprise software and pleasing customers.

  • Courage to take intelligent risks and learn from failure.

  • Any experience in the Project & Portfolio management space is a bonus!

If you want to fulfill your potential, be acknowledged for your achievements, and be given autonomy to make decisions for your business and customers; if you want to work with a company that respects you as an individual - recognizing both your needs at work and your responsibilities outside of it - then CA Technologies is where you belong.

At CA Technologies your passion and expertise can directly impact the business and you’ll help offer our customers practical approaches to delivering new, innovative services and value through IT.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

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