Senior Software Engineer

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Apply for the job is the world’s largest loyalty platform, providing easy-to-use reward programs that help scaling e-commerce brands transform one-time sales into repeat, loyal customers. Over 60,000 brands use Smile to turn transactional purchases into passionate repeat shoppers.
We’re celebrating explosive growth and need your help empowering every entrepreneur to grow their brand and build lasting relationships with their customers. We are a remote-first company, and we believe you should be able to work from anywhere. We have team members working from home offices across the globe, and our team has never been more connected. Tell us where you’d like to work when you apply!
About the Team:
The engineering team at believes in being proud of your code, owning what you ship, and embracing new tools to increase developer happiness. We believe small, empowered teams can ship products with the highest impact. Right now we’re working on expanding our product to support the massive growth of e-commerce.
We currently power over 60,000 rewards programs, reaching more than 500 million customers, and serving 1M API requests/hour. Our primary deployment languages are Ruby on Rails, React & Ember.js, but as a team, we enjoy learning new languages and technologies – so this list could change! We use Github, Slack, and CircleCI to communicate efficiently and ship code every day.
We value diversity, inclusion, and belonging. It helps us build a better product, it helps us create opportunity for growth and change. It helps us enjoy the work we do and create a supportive creative environment to do our best work. It helps us to be human.
About the Role:
As a Software Engineer, you’ll be working on a distributed team with diverse skills across the tech stack. We build features, enhancements, experiments, and deliver sustainable, quality software in an agile environment.
What you’ll help us achieve:

Write, test, instrument, document, and maintain software for
Review code and provide thoughtful, constructive feedback for your team
Collaborate closely with Product, Design, and partner Engineering teams to build new features.
Analyze how your features are performing in production to learn and make the product better
Support a highly available service used by millions of users on a daily basis

Who you are:

Have high empathy in everything you do
5+ years technical experience in software engineering or similar
Have built web experiences and systems at scale
Enjoy and thrive in a remote-first, distributed work culture
Are highly self-directed and take initiative to go above and beyond expectations
Value clear written and verbal communication
Believe mentoring, and sharing information is better than hoarding it
Able to pick up new concepts quickly and put them into practice
Use data to validate your hypotheses and inform your decision making
You enjoy automating and scaling
You believe in simplicity over complexity
You value agility and the ability to shift focus quickly
You value products over projects
You’re more focused on outcomes over output

Bonus if you have:

Ecommerce Industry Experience
API Development Experience
Experience with complex data structures and data architecture
Experience with automated integration testing and test automation
Security by Design, and Privacy by Design principles
Experience with Amazon Web Services, Postgres, Kafka, Elasticsearch

Who are we?
Everyone at Smile is driven by these core values:

Be Humble – think of the team before thinking of yourself. We have no room for massive egos.
Be Hungry – set hard goals, ask lots of questions, and learn every day.
Be Human – show empathy towards others, consider the impact of your decisions on other teams.

We know that as a business is in constant evolution – the same is true of our people. We’re here to support each other in our growth, so we talk openly about our career & personal goals. With such a diverse team of people, we know we can offer you the mentorship, tools, and encouragement you need to grow.

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