Sr Software Engineer, API
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Dallas - Texas - United States of America, Richardson - Texas - United States of America


Under broad direction and supervision, develops, maintains, and enhances client systems as well as designs and develops new features.

CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, is committed to creating an amazing employee experience through its Host offering. Host sits at the intersection of cloud, architecture, IoT, and employee experience using mobile apps. We are set to change the way you interact with the space around you, and in turn, how that space morphs to fit you. Learn more at 


In CBRE | Host, we’re building a leading customer experience and data-driven technology company. We measure our success by delighting our customers with great digital experiences and the advocacy they provide. Guided by our core values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective, teamwork and respect for each other drive superior results. We are on a constant quest to elevate each other to do the right thing for our customers to achieve their goals.                        

To deliver this vision, we are looking for a seasoned Senior Software Engineer to help us grow our development team as we work to expand our internal and client-facing (web and mobile) applications. This person will help lead our backend API development initiatives and help manage both infrastructure and software required by API’s to globally support dynamic interactive mobile applications for our client facing professionals and our customers worldwide.  


The team you would join is based in Richardson, TX.


About our team:

We’re a product team within CBRE’s Digital and Technology group. We are uniquely positioned within the organization to access global data, tools, resources, and leaders throughout the industry. Our mission is to create value by developing targeted, highly scalable technology platforms for internal and external consumption.


We solve complex commercial real estate problems by bringing together good people, great minds, and top tier technologies. We value good people first, and often enjoy hanging out at happy hour or other team events.


Develops, maintains, enhances, and tests client systems of moderate to high complexity.

Serves as the primary technical point of contact on client engagements of moderate to high complexity and of high value to the organization.

Involved with the investigation and resolution of complex data, system, and software issues in the production environment.

Under broad direction, designs and implements strategic partner integrations.

Participates in the specification and design of new features at client or business request.

Participates in the evaluation of new platforms, tools, and technologies.

Develops and maintains internal tools.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Collaborating with architects, product management and engineering teams to help define and implement innovative solutions according to product direction.

Collaborate with a team of developers to guide, mentor and deliver Enterprise class products.

Develop and test new enterprise application features using test-driven development

Perform enhancements or maintenance to existing software solutions

Monitor for, evaluate, resolve and make decisions and recommendations to remediate application production issues

Work with Product Manager and Scrum Master to estimate, design, and build efficient, long term business applications utilizing standards


No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, code review, and/or training to coworkers. May supervise assignments of lower-level employees.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field such as information systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent work experience. Requires technical and business knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. Typically has 3-5 years of relevant work experience. Consideration given to equivalent combination of education and experience.

5+ years of Restful API and microservices development experience, preferred. 

2+ years developing and architecting enterprise backend solutions, preferred. 

Proficient in Java, Spring Boot Libraries & Frameworks, preferred. 

Experience in defining API specifications and contracts, preferred. 

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as GitHub, preferred. 

Experience with build tools such as maven, Azure ADO, Jenkins 2 etc., preferred. 

Working knowledge of the cloud (AWS, Azure), preferred. 

Proficient in Docker, AKS, Kubernetes, preferred. 

Understand Infrastructure as a code with working knowledge of Terraform/Ansible, preferred. 

Experience in enforcing coding standards and conducting code reviews, preferred. 




Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information.


Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis.


Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.


Database-backed Java web development experience is required; strong preference for substantial jQuery experience.

Experience with web mapping tools and spatial databases is a big plus.


Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause moderate impact to department or damage to a client engagement.