Software Engineer, Backend - Web Tier Engineering & TechnologyMarina Del Rey,California
ABOUT DSC: We're on a mission to help guys take care of their minds and bodies so they can be the best version of themselves.
We started with razors way back in 2011, and now millions and millions of Members later, weve expanded into shave products, skin care, hair styling, with more to come.
Were always growing and reinventing, and we rely on killer talent to help us achieve our goal of owning the bathroom.
If youre a team-playing innovator, youll fit right in.
A sense of humor helps, too.
ROLE SUMMARY: Dollar Shave Club (DSC) is looking for a creative, inspired engineer to help us build the lynchpin of our platform.
Our web tier powers our consumer-facing website, mobile apps, and internal dashboards and tools.
It integrates with subscription billing & fulfillment systems, supports our marketing automation system, and is our face to the Internet.
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.
RESPONSIBILITIES: + Backend application development and support with high scalability, availability, and maintainability in mind + Code review for peers, mentorship of junior engineers, and cross-functional collaboration
QUALIFICATIONS: + 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) to pick 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.