SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER, BACKEND - WEB TIER

| Marina Del Rey

We’re on a mission to build a better bathroom. We started with razors way back in 2011, and now millions and millions of Members later, we’ve expanded intoshave products, skin care, hair styling, with more to come. We’re always growing and reinventing, and we rely on killer talent to help us achieve our goal ofowning the bathroom. If you’re a team-playing innovator, you’ll fit right in. A sense of humor helps, too.

Our culture is original, creative, and cool. We offer competitive benefits and compensation to qualified candidates. We work in an open-air industrial building insunny Marina Del Rey, CA – minutes from the beach.

Overview

We’re looking for creative, inspired engineers to help us build the lynchpin of our platform. Our web tier powers our consumer-facing website, mobile apps, andinternal dashboards and tools. It integrates with subscription billing & fulfillment systems, supports our marketing automation system, and is our face to theInternet. Built primarily on Ruby on Rails, with a bit of Elixir, Node.js, Python and Go, we try to pick the right technology for the domain. As a software engineer,you will build new features, stand up microservices, and help scale the platform to support our rapidly growing customer base.

What We’re Looking For

  • Self-motivation: You need to be a self-starter who loves to use technology to solve the problem at hand.
  • A fast learner: We are not looking for specific experience with our tech stack - just the willingness and sufficient experience (with an equivalent stack) topick it up fast.

  • An eager collaborator: We work in small cross-functional teams and expert engineers to actively chart the course of a project in quick iterations.

  • A strong leader: Seasoned engineers naturally provide mentorship for their teammates, and they help junior engineers level up.

  • Proficiency in at least one programming language: i.e. Java, Ruby, Node.js, Python or Elixir.

  • Working knowledge of multiple frameworks and platforms.

  • Proficiency in relational database schema design like MySQL and Postgres.

  • Experience designing REST APIs / GraphQL APIs.

  • A good test-writer and cheerleader for TDD.

  • Prior experience with asynchronous e-commerce is a big plus.

  • Experience building and performance-tuning a high-volume API application is a big plus.

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    Dollar Shave Club is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, [sexual orientation], national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 

    Reasonable Accommodation: Dollar Shave Club provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: [email protected] 

    Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Dollar Shave Club will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied. 

    Dollar Shave Club will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance. 

    Thank you for considering a career with Dollar Shave Club 

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Location

In the heart of Marina Del Rey, serviced by banks, grocery stores, coffee shops, movie theater and restaurants.
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Perks of working here

401(K)
Dental
Health Benefits
Some Meals Provided
Stocked Kitchen
Vision
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