Lead Software Engineer – Back End Development

Job title: Lead Software Engineer – Back End Development


Job description: We are hiring for multiple roles and we know your time is valuable. We have built a curated interview process with that in mind. As you make your way through the interview journey, you will meet members of the team that represent our Engineering organization, our teams are broken up into these core areas:

Integrations: Allows Leading Internet / Online Media Company products to easily integrate with other design, development, and productivity tools such as Sketch, Atlassian, MSFT Teams, Slack, and more.
Freehand: Our online whiteboarding tool that is growing exponentially and beloved for its simplicity and ease of use. Built on top of Web GL using React and GoLang.
Leading Internet / Online Media Company Collaboration Products: Including document organization and discovery, commenting, notifications and developer tools
Enterprise Platform Services: Including identity management, shared services and billing
Studio Design Tool: Our screen design tool with real-time collaboration, responsive graphics design, advanced motion, and other capabilities. A new cloud version is in beta now.
Once you complete the interview process we will present opportunities that we feel like you would excel in and invite you to meet your hiring manager to discuss the role in more detail.

What you’ll do:

Write secure, maintainable code that powers the world’s leading product design platform
Mentor other engineers on the team and act as a point of contact for cross-team initiatives
Work on a backend microservice-based architecture written in Go
Launch and support features that will be used by millions of people around the globe
Participate in code reviews and help guide software architecture decisions
Work with third-party APIs and do technical design to integrate them with Leading Internet / Online Media Company products
Create system documentation/playbooks and serve as a technical reviewer and contributor in requirements, design, and code reviews
Refactor code on an ongoing basis to improve developer efficiency, architecture, and quality
Work closely with product managers and designers to design and develop the product’s functionality, look, and feel

What you’ll bring:

5+ years of backend or full stack experience designing and building high volume, scalable SaaS applications from end-to-end. Strong proficiency in modern backend frameworks (Golang, C/C++, Java or Node also nice-to-have but not required)
Multiple years of experience debugging complex issues; you can debug a web application problem all the way from the browser, through the transport, through the application and servers and databases, and asynchronous queues. Logs and core dumps don’t frighten you.
An affinity for creating software that is high quality, extensible, performant, and easy to read
Curiosity to iterate and improve on solutions; you view unknowns as creative problems and enjoy them
Use of continuous integration and delivery technologies at an expert level; you have the ability and interest to teach others best practices
Motivation to understand the business, our users, their requirements, and to deliver results
Passion for continued learning and a track record of picking up new technologies and skills as you ship awesome code
Experience working with and contributing to the open-source community is a plus
BS, MS, or PhD in computer science, physics, mathematics or a related field, or equivalent work experience

Expected salary:

Location: New York City, NY

Job date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 23:57:13 GMT

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