Software Development Engineer - Growth Engineering in Seattle, WA

Zillow   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Consumer Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago

About the team

Do you want to join a growing team focused on bringing hundreds of millions of users to Zillow? Do you love tackling complex projects in an ever-evolving competitive ecosystem? We're looking for a passionate and creative developer to help build systems and products that position us ahead of our competition. Your work will be seen and used by millions and have a direct impact on the business.About the role

As a Software Development Engineer - Growth Engineering, you will:

  • Be a key part of the design, architecture, and implementation of new systems.
  • Build new features and tools that help Zillow grow.
  • Write scalable, performance-minded, highly-readable code.
  • Be a key driver at all stages of application development.
  • Work as a part of a team to define the long term technology vision.
  • Research and pioneer the adoption and use of new technologies within Zillow.
  • Collaborate closely with UI designers, Program Managers, Developers and Testers on a close-knit product team.
  • Have Fun!

We are a fast-paced team dedicated to growing organic search traffic to the Zillow Brand. The Traffic Team builds consumer products, tooling, and core services all with the goal of improving organic traffic to Zillow. Ultimately our work fuels the growth of every Zillow business line.

We love to experiment and brainstorm new ways to accomplish our mission. We touch almost all aspects of Zillow, and there isn't a dull moment. We believe in building a team-centric, team-first environment. Come join us!

This position gives you opportunities to:

  • Be a key part of the concept, design, and implementation of new systems.
  • Contribute to best-in-class mobile application development from concept to launch.
  • Write performance-minded, highly-readable code.
  • Be a key driver at all stages of application development.
  • Work as a part of a team to define the long-term technology vision.
  • Collaborate closely with UI designers, Product Managers, Developers, and Testers on a close-knit feature team.
  • Have Fun!

Who you are

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years of software application and systems development experience.
  • Experience with object-oriented languages.- Experience with RESTful APIs and web services.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast, agile, and nimble environment.
  • A track record of building products from design through delivery.
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Familiarity with cloud architecture and services.
  • The desire and ability to mentor and help the team grow.


Valid Through: 2019-11-12