Senior Backend Software Engineer, Palo Alto, CA (United States)

Category: Programming

Posted on: 21 Nov 2020

Agile API Cloud MongoDb Ruby Ruby on Rails

Job Description

Are you passionate about modern cloud technologies, programming languages, design patterns and scalable architectures? You'll be right at home here. The Technology team participates in research and development of highly scalable, data driven, consumer facing applications as well as identifies new technologies and trends and how they might be implemented to enhance our products and business. Work and learn from world-class talent that promotes a culture of data, experimentation and learning. Use the latest technologies such as AWS, Node, React, GraphQL, NOSQL and more to accelerate your career growth.

What will you do?

    Architect & Design Highly Scalable Systems.Innovate and pioneer the next-gen architecture for User Data Management and eventually User Personalization.Design and operationalize data pipelines using advanced data architectures deployed on Amazon Web Services.Lead a Team of Developers (local and remote) for effective delivery.Work in an agile development process.Work effectively with cross-functional team members to deliver compelling products.Work collaboratively in an Agile/Scrum team to plan and execute at high velocity, and across teams throughout the organization to reuse - existing components and architect shared functionalityInvestigate and prototype technologies that can be leveraged to introduce new innovations in meeting business and customer goalsLead CI/CD process improvement initiatives to improve quality and timeliness of deliverables with high predictability

What will you bring?

    S. degree in computer science or similar field.Able to take requirements and build something that's simple yet impactful, minimalistic yet beautiful, extensible yet maintainable.Independent and can manage your own projects and time with ease, all the while setting and managing stakeholder expectations.Strong communication skills with a growth and learning mindset.5+ years of solid software engineering experience in databases (RDBMS, NOSQL) and online application/services and delivering quality code on both frontend and backend.Strong analytical thinking and ability to make data-driven decisions.Solid Experience in AWS stack - with a few of the following - EC2, ECS, Lambda, SQS, Kinesis, SNS, Elastic Search, RelationalDB, MongoDB, DynamoDB, RedisExperience with Node.js is an absolute asset, familiarity with Ruby on Rails and MongoDB a plus.Strong understanding of information retrieval systems. Experience designing data schema using both RDBMS and NOSQL.Experience with GraphQL, API Gateway, MicroServices is a plus


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We've got great offices across Canada and the US and lots of sweet jobs to choose from, so we're hoping you'll join us on our journey to make home buying and selling easier, and more rewarding for everyone.  

Let's make a difference, together. For Real.


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