Senior Software Engineer, Web Services

  • Full Time
  • Salary: $170000.0

Smith Arnold Partners

Award winning, global digital advertising corporation is looking for a SR Software Engineer that will play a critical role in improving an API framework so product developers can more quickly get to production. This position offers many opportunities for growth and a chance to work with new technologies very quickly. This company has a great reputation, offers excellent benefits, compensation, and flexibility for their employees.

Employee Testimonials:
People are smart, friendly, and more than willing to help you learn and grow.
Best company I have ever worked for!
Incredible opportunities for career growth, big projects!
Very open environment where the upper management keeps the employees in the loop with the latest achievement and what is coming next.

Title: Senior Software Engineer, Web Services
Location: Temporarily Remote – Manhattan, NY or Portland, Oregon
Salary: $140,000 – 165,000 +Bonus

The Web Services Platform team is responsible for making service and API development faster, more effective, and higher quality. We support the UI and API product development teams by investing in application development frameworks, infrastructure, and tools.
About the job
As a technical leader on our team, you will design and implement solutions that are high quality, easy to operate and maintain, and make the lives of product engineers easier. Projects can be in a variety of languages with different operational requirements, so you will need to approach problems from a variety of ways. Projects could include:
Implementing a service mesh layer to handle discovery and load balancing for microservices.
Improving an API framework so product developers can more quickly get to production.
Replacing a home-grown service router with an off-the-shelf open source system.
Modernizing a general-purpose search system used by UI applications

About your skills
5+ years of experience as a professional software developer
Experience providing mentorship and guidance, including code reviews, training, and feedback
Experience building and operating production SaaS services, especially large-scale
Expertise in Java or another systems language (e.g. Go)
Experience designing HTTP+JSON APIs
Prior experience leading or mentoring a technical team a plus
Proficiency in JavaScript a plus
Experience with GraphQL a plus
Experience with Kubernetes or similar a plus