Senior Software Engineer

ShowClix   •  

Pittsburgh, PA

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


5 - 7 years

Posted 45 days ago

ShowClix is actively seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a passion for solving unique problems, wearing many hats, and working in a fast paced environment. The Software Engineer's job duties will include working with a team of developers to expand the ShowClix ticketing and event management platform. Perks include a competitive salary, benefits package, a great workstation, and a fun, modern office located in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh.


  • Develop an industry-leading event ticketing and management platform
  • Help architect high-quality and long-lasting solutions to complex problems facing event organizers
  • Write maintainable and well-tested code
  • Provide review and mentorship to other members the team
  • Manage technical implementation of projects by defining tasks, providing estimates
  • Help define standards and best practices across the engineering department
  • Help coordinate communication with other development teams and the rest of the organization
  • Write software used at-scale by world-renowned event brands


  • 5+ years of industry experience writing and maintaining software
  • Strong understanding of PHP, Javascript and MySQL
  • Strong understanding of modern software design practices
  • Ability to write organized, legible, testable and efficient software
  • Comfortable around a command line in a Linux flavored environment
  • Understanding of web and network security
  • Eagerness to learn and willingness to take initiative to solve problems
  • Excellent communication and writing skills


  • History of contributing to open source software
  • Ability to demonstrate professional expertise with writing, blog posts, talks, or other public work
  • Pragmatic machine learning experience
  • Having an affinity for bullet-point lists

ShowClix is a fast-growing, full-service event technology company that handles ticket sales, marketing, and on-site operations for events around the world. Our partners include fandom and consumer conventions, live music venues, museums, attractions, and festivals. Each of our team members is passionate about live events and innovative technologies. We hire smart and creative people who possess entrepreneurial-like qualities and thrive in a dynamic environment.