Searchspring

Software Engineer

Job description

Welcome to Searchspring, we’re happy you’re applying! We think the most important thing about Searchspring, about working anywhere, in fact, is the people and how they interact.

At Searchspring we foster an environment of caring, helpful, considerate and empathic people. We think that’s the best environment to foster excellence and it is one of the things we care most about in our hiring process. If you are empathic and able to talk with humility and encourage others to thrive, we want to hear from you!

We don’t want brilliance without empathy. We don’t want creators who don’t share. We don’t want rock stars that don’t contribute to the community.

What it’s like to be a Software Engineer

As a developer you start your day catching up on slack messages, noting any outstanding action items, reviewing any outstanding pull requests and deciding what to focus on that day.

You solve problems. You collaborate with team members to build sustainable, well tested, resilient code. You expand your skill set, gain feedback from colleagues on code you have written and give feedback on code colleagues have written.

You find an issue you don't know how to fix and you reach out for help from a trusted team member. Pairing to figure out the best solution and improve the code.

The following technologies are currently being used here. You don’t need to know them all, but you should definitely know what they are.

Coding: C#, Golang

Back End: ASP.Net (Core), Azure Storage, AppServices and Azure Functions

DevOps: Azure, Kubernetes, Docker, Github Actions, Cloud Build, Prometheus, Grafana

Productivity Tools: Slack, Miro, Asana, G-Suite

Development teams are aligned behind a specific part of the product, and work with a product manager affiliated with a particular persona. Development teams use a modified version of Kanban to plan and track work in an agile way.

Our offices are distributed across several geographic areas in many different time zones so you will need to become adept at distributed working and familiar with the tools that facilitate this.

Why you might like it

You love learning new technologies and solving problems in novel ways. You enjoy creating software with a team of peers.

Why we might like you

You enjoy working with others and helping mentor developers at all skill levels. You are a strong communicator who takes the time to interact with people across different disciplines. You have a keen sense of community and are always looking for new ways to expand the work of others.

Requirements

Solid test-driven-development programming habits.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other field of Engineering, or equivalent work experience.
An understanding of basic data structures, algorithms, and algorithm analysis.
Eager to learn new technologies and adapt to an ever-evolving software environment.
Effective communication skills, in-person and digital

Nice to haves

Experience with Cloud architectures and deployment technologies
Experience with Kubernetes, Docker, Azure, and AWS.
Experience with C# and .NET.

Benefits

$1,000 education budget
Company-paid health, dental, and vision insurance
Start-up environment with a proven playbook
Casual dress and fun work atmosphere
You’ll be part of a small, powerful team
The chance to work with innovative and progressive technology
Minimum bureaucracy environment
Medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts
Company Short Term Disability coverage
Company-paid Life and AD&D coverage with option to purchase additional coverage
Open PTO policy
9 paid public holidays each year
Matching 401(k) plan in the US

Salary Range

Base salary ranges from $50k - $110k.

About Searchspring

Voted San Antonio Best Places to Work two years in a row and an Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing company.

Searchspring is on a mission to give eCommerce teams superpowers. We are giving the worlds’ best merchandisers the user-friendly search, merchandising, personalization, and analytics tools they need to increase conversion and curate unique shopping experiences. Learn more at searchspring.com or visit the websites of some of our most heroic customers like Moen, Fabletics, Volcom, Williams Sonoma, or Alternative Apparel. If you love retail, eCommerce and have a passion for developing solutions to complex problems, come join us.

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our customers. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world shops online.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities. Should you need accommodations during the application please don't hesitate to contact us.

Searchspring

Ecommerce search and merchandising platform.