Senior Software Engineer

Perch

Date listed

2 months ago

Job Location

New York, NY

Employment Type

Full time

Employees

1-10

Total Funding

$1.4 million

Glassdoor Rating

5.0 / 5 (11 reviews)


Role and Responsibilities

Exciting opportunity to join a new, venture-funded business at the ground floor and play an instrumental role in making the home selling experience easier for our San Antonio customers. If you want to play a key role in scaling in a new, innovative business this is the right role for you.
The ideal candidate will have 3-5+ years of experience creating, updating and maintaining web applications and/or backend services. 
 
In this role you will:
  • Build and continuously deploy both internal tools and consumer facing products.
  • Maintain a continuously tested, scalable, and applications and services across all sites. A well written, clean, testable code base which allows for moving quickly while delivering quality.
  • Play an active role in hiring and mentoring other engineers.
  • Work with business stakeholders to design and architect solutions to our business problems.
Professional Qualifications
  • Our services are written in Python and our web applications are in Javascript/Angular. Experience with one or both of those, or similar languages is required. 
  • Working knowledge of building web applications using single page technologies and service oriented architecture.
  • Familiarity with AWS, Postgres, SQL, Airflow, Docker, CircleCI, Karma, Hugo a plus.
  • Experience working with a team to plan, prioritize, build, and deploy code regularly using CI/CD tools.
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Real estate domain experience is a plus
  • 3-5+ years experience in software engineering
  • BS or MS in Computer Science
Personal Qualifications
  • Results orientation with a high motor and an incredible attention to detail; able to drive projects from planning to completion with limited oversight
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills to work across diverse stakeholders and cross-functional teams
  • A low ego and can-do attitude; willingness to admit mistakes and work to remedy them
  • Flexibility to prioritize deliverables and re-prioritize them at a moment’s notice
  • Comfort operating in an ambiguous environment where there's not a set playbook on how to solve each problem