Rent the Runway is hiring Senior Software Engineers to join our rapidly-growing team and help build one of the most unique businesses online. If you want to work on awesome technology problems in scaling, optimization, pricing, personalization, or recommendations, with a fun group of talented and driven engineers, this is the right role for you. Our technology stack is a cutting-edge service-oriented architecture using modern technologies like Dropwizard, Sinatra, MongoDB, and Redis.
Develop highly scalable systems using a variety of tools and languages, including Java, Ruby, and multiple open-source technologies.
Define architectural improvements to enable orders-of-magnitude growth in traffic and order volumes
Participate in all aspects of agile software development including design, implementation, and deployment
Work with business stakeholders to identify software solutions to business challenges
Leading projects of several developers
Deliver software against aggressive schedules
Strong background in computer science and software engineering, ideally including e-commerce experience
4+ years of experience
Ability to learn new tools and technologies quickly
Experience working as part of a team software development effort
Effective time-management skills, including schedule estimation and the ability to manage several competing priorities
Exceptional communication skills
Experience mentoring junior engineers
Rent the Runway is a disruptive eCommerce business with a mission to democratize luxury in the U.S. – simply, we believe that...