Backend Software Engineer

Gumgum Santa Monica , CA 90405

Posted 3 months ago

During the past year, GumGum has been working on applying its Computer Vision tech to the Sports and eSports Sponsorship industry. As part of this initiative we've launched GumGum Sports -

We're looking for a Software Engineer to join the team building this brand new product.

What will you be doing?

  • Build modern customer facing web applications using Java and JavaScript/ReactJS

  • Evolve in an Agile and fast paced environment, interfacing directly with our business and product teams.

  • Write high quality, fault tolerant and maintainable code.

  • Develop a deep understanding of our business and of the sports/esports sponsorship industry.

  • Constantly hone your skills by going to meetups and tech conferences, and share your learnings with the rest of the team

  • Build applications used by a wide range of top Sports and eSports teams.

What do you need?

  • 3+ years of experience managing solutions using Java technologies including broad, functional knowledge of common technologies, libraries and patterns.

  • Good knowledge of SQL and relational databases.

  • Understanding of Javascript and desire to become a full-stack engineer.

  • Experienced with designing, developing and extending complex systems.

  • Take initiatives and drive progress within the team.

  • Be familiar with RESTful APIs designs.

  • A real passion for technology and software engineering. We're looking for someone that genuinely enjoys their work. Someone that will take pleasure solving a difficult problem, or optimizing our current systems.

  • Team player and good communicator.

What would be a plus?

  • Having experience with Javascript and ReactJS

  • Being familiar with the AWS ecosystem

  • Being startup minded; care about our company and being very eager to help us grow.

  • Experience integrating with 3rd party APIs


  • Strong medical, dental and vision plans

  • Healthcare and dependent care FSA

  • 401k plus match

  • Pet wellness discount

  • Commuter perks

  • Generous paid parental leave

  • Stock incentive program

  • Unlimited paid time off and sick leave

  • Fitness reimbursement

  • Continuous learning and professional development

  • Company-wide hackathons

  • Stocked kitchen with plenty of snacks

  • Dog-friendly office

  • Located in hotbed of tech startups, just blocks from the beach!

  • Plenty of gum!

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