Senior Software Engineer - PHP - E-commerce
FILD - New York, NY

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Are you are Senior Software Engineer interested in working for a company that has been voted as one of the 10 Startups to Bet Your Career On by Business Insider and dubbed one of the Top 100 Most Valuable Digital Companies. Are you a Senior Software Engineer with solid PHP, Java and/or Python experience looking for an opportunity to work for a company building a transformative brand while leading the way for socially-conscious business? If so, keep reading.

The e-commerce market is on track to generate over $300 billion by 2015. E-commerce shopping is becoming more the norm for many and e-Tailers are growing at a rapid pace. E-commerce companies these days are focused on many more features than just your simple shopping cart and checkout. e-Tailers these days are developing algorithms to personalize your online shopping experience and change the way you shop.

This branded e-commerce start-up, founded by Wharton grads and backed by well-known venture capital firms, has raised $50 million in VC funding to date. They are building out their technology department and looking to hire 20+ engineers this year. Tremendous opportunity for growth, technical challenges, and fun await!

What you'll be doing:

  • Build and improve software systems for a fast-growing, disruptive e-commerce company
  • Evaluate and mentor engineers on your team
  • Collaborate in one of our agile teams, learning anything necessary to deliver exceptional technology
  • Participate in code reviews and help maintain high standards of code quality
  • Deliver limited-defect products through ubiquitous test automation

What you need:

  • 6+ years professional programming experience
  • Experience building large and complex (but maintainable) systems and web apps
  • Mastery of at least one statically typed and one dynamically typed programming language
  • Expertise in data modeling in one or more modern relational databases and SQL
  • Agile development experience
  • Expertise in Java and Maven
  • Solid knowledge of computer science fundamentals
  • An appreciation for beautiful code
  • Good design taste, even for internal applications
  • An aptitude and inclination for learning new domains quickly
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong desire to support and commit to open source software projects

Extra credit:

  • Experience with multiple languages, web frameworks, and datastores
  • Mastery of Java, PHP, or Python
  • Magento or general e-commerce experience
  • Web service design and implementation (e.g. REST, JSON-RPC, SOAP/WSDL)
  • Comfortable with Linux/Unix
  • Cognizant of DevOps practices and principles
  • Direct involvement with open source software projects

What you get:

  • Work for one of the Top 10 Startups to Bet Your Career On (voted by Business Insider)
  • Competitive compensation package (base + equity)
  • Catered Lunches
  • Cell Phone Stipend
  • Health/Vision/Dental - great benefits coverage
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Life Insurance
  • Happy Hour (Thursdays)
  • Quarterly Team Outings
  • Bagel Wednesdays

So, if you are a Senior Software Engineer looking to work for one of the Top 10 Startups to Bet Your Career On, apply today. Interviews are taking place immediately!

Candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the US and must currently live in the US, preferably in the greater New York City area.


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