Software Development Engineer - Backend

OfferUp   •  

Bellevue, WA

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 112 days ago

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We are looking for an experienced Software Engineers to join our Backend Engineering Team. You solve problems by building things, and have a knack for efficient use of data structures and algorithms for performant services. You convert big ideas into practical designs. You don’t just know the latest technology; you understand how to use it and why it exists. You will make an impact on a fast-moving, rapidly iterating engineering team; building core backend services and features for the OfferUp application.

Responsibilities

  • Coding in Java and/or Python
  • Collaborate with front-end developers (iOS, Android, Web), on building new features, and iterating on existing features
  • Dedicated to optimizing the performance and scalability of the OfferUp infrastructure as the service continues to grow
  • Creation and implementation of significant portions of the OfferUp infrastructure
  • Work with the Product Managers to design and implement new features for the OfferUp Application

Requirements

  • 2 or more years professional software engineering experience
  • Demonstrate strong coding skills using Java, Python, C/C++, Golang, Scala, PHP (or equivalent programming language)
  • Excellent knowledge of Data Structures and Algorithms
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer/Software Engineering, Information Systems/Technology, Information Science, or related discipline
  • Experience with web applications
  • Be comfortable designing services on top of a cloud infrastructure like AWS
  • Above all, an insatiable desire and ability to learn
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States