Software Engineer, Back-end

| Santa Monica

Tradesy is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling luxury fashion, enabling savvy customers to unlock the value in their closet to access affordable luxury. Our mission is to make fashion resale as simple, safe and stylish as retail at scale. We have millions of passionate members, a product that people love, and an office with an ocean view in sunny Santa Monica, California.


Tradesy is seeking an exceptionally talented Back-end Software Engineer to work closely with other engineers, designers and product owners to develop reliable, performant, secure and scalable systems.


This role reports directly to the Engineering Manager.

You Will:

  • Contribute to engineering efforts from planning and organization to execution and delivery to solve complex engineering problems
  • Develop, support, monitor, and troubleshoot extensive web applications and services
  • Work closely with Software and QA Engineers to maintain excellent coverage of automated tests (unit, functional, integration and performance tests)
  • Design solutions with multiple technical approaches, communicating pros, cons and tradeoffs to collaboratively make decisions with engineers, designers, product managers and stakeholders
  • Participate in our migration from AWS to GCP
  • Participate in the replatforming and redesign of our applications
  • Rewrite parts of our existing PHP systems in Go


You Have:

  • Mastered at least one programming language and have exposure to other languages and programming paradigms: procedural, functional, event-driven, OOP, etc…
  • Ability to discuss and explain system architecture and component design
  • Experience with PHP and/or Golang is a plus
  • Experience building services/APIs is a plus
  • Experience with MySQL, Redis, and/or ElasticSearch is a plus
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum methodology is a plus


  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
  • Stock options
  • Comprehensive benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k)
  • Flexible Paid Time Off


Additional Perks:

  • Daily catered lunches
  • Dog friendly office
  • Tight knit team
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