Senior Software Engineer

Zillow   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 85 days ago

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About the team

StreetEasy is seeking an exceptional Senior Software Development Engineer who wants to join a talented team that is building fast, beautiful and innovative tools to change how people buy and rent homes. We are a technology driven group who constantly strives to use the best engineering methods available to build a cutting edge product.
This includes the chance to:

Impact the local New York City market; work with highly accomplished teammates from multiple areas using the latest industry tools and new technology to advance your own technical vision.
Work at one of New York's most highly-rated workplaces, enjoying the best of both worlds between a large company (stability) and a small startup (growth potential).
Play a meaningful role on a mission-critical team that builds and maintains data and information seen by millions of people.
Enjoy an outstanding work-life balance.
Opportunities to be a Tech Lead for one of our teams.

About the role

StreetEasy is New York City's leading real estate marketplace. We provide buyers, sellers, and renters with access to comprehensive sales and rental listings, and information about all buildings and neighborhoods that can’t be found anywhere else. Our team is constantly innovating to develop unique solutions to help consumers and real estate professionals connect, and navigate the complex NYC real estate market.
All devs take advantage of our 20% policy to further their craft by taking online courses or working on their special tech-debt pet project to improve their (and everyone else's) codebase.

Who you are

We are looking for a developer that has a love for understanding and writing beautiful code. You will work in concert with Product Managers to help StreetEasy update and build new products and features. More specifically:

  • You have an Undergraduate or Master's degree in a quantitative field (e.g. science, engineering, mathematics) or equivalent experience.
  • You have at least five years of experience as a software engineer in a collaborative environment.
  • Firm understanding of Software Design Patterns and principles.
  • Ruby and Rails experience a huge plus.
  • You know your way around relational databases, understand and write SQL.
  • Experience with AWS, Elastic Search or Docker a plus.
  • Experience or an interest in microservices and cloud native architectures.
  • You know how to help junior developer learn the craft of software development and help grow their careers.