SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

To apply email jobs@recess.is with resume, why you want to work at RECESS, and examples of products you have built

Senior Software Engineer should be an experienced full stack engineer that is comfortable developing a great user experience across platforms catered at the unique needs of a dual-sided marketplace.  As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be improving our marketplace platform. You will work on development of the existing codebase, develop compelling features, and scale out the RECESS ecosystem as we further execute on the company’s vision.

Engineering is a lean and agile driven team. We contribute to the future of our product from all levels of our team. We strive not only to make a better product, it is our mission to better our team with every production release.  

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to daily scrum meetings, not just be part of them

  • Build responsible test cases

  • Contribute to the overall architecture of the application

  • Develop client facing full-stack software: back/front/ops

  • Own features from development to production

  • Work with engineering and product teams to support product demand

 

We’d love to hear from you if:

  • You have excellent written and verbal skills

  • You have extensive experience in software development, scripting and project management

  • You have at least 4 years experience and proficiency with at least one of the following languages: GO, Java, Node, PHP, Ruby

  • You have Proficiency with any SQL based database

  • You have Proficiency with any NOSQL based database

  • You have working knowledge of Git Flow

  • You are comfortable in a unix shell environment

  • You are driven by craftsmanship and ownership with a strong engineering / CS background.

  • You are as comfortable on the frontend as the backend, in building full stack products.

  • You know how to partner with senior leaders to build incredible products.

  • You care about the details and quality of the products, and measure success by iteratively delivering high impact features at high quality and on schedule.

  • You have a track record of trying and learning new things.

  • You have a point of view but low ego.

 

Perks:

  • Competitive salary

  • Employee Stock Options

  • Unlimited vacation

  • Stipends available for continued career development

 

**We build with (in no order)**

React, Rails, mySQL, Redux, Nginx