Senior Software Engineer, Storefront Team

San Francisco Office

BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast- growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores at a fraction of the cost to support every stage of their growth.

BigCommerce is looking for a Senior Software Engineer for our Storefront team. This growing team is looking for an engineer with strong technical experience who will focus on improving the performance, reliability, and features of our Storefront Platform. We use technologies like Scala, Node.js, Ruby, gRPC, Linkerd, Docker and Nomad to build one of the fastest and most reliable ecommerce platforms in the world.

BigCommerce offers a dynamic, collaborative environment, helping you expand your skills and take ideas from inception to delivery.

What You’ll Do:

  • Build highly-available, high-performance, redundant, and scalable distributed systems in a polyglot environment
  • Write code that is high-performance, maintainable, clear, and concise
  • Work closely with operations and infrastructure to improve the architecture while building and scaling back-end services
  • Build new features with a focus on testability, extensibility, and maintainability

Who You Are:

  • 6+ years of professional experience as a Software Engineer
  • 2+ years of Node.js in a high traffic production environment, including performance monitoring and tuning
  • Professional experience with Ruby a strong plus
  • Professional experience with Scala a strong plus
  • Knowledge of object-oriented and functional programming techniques
  • Experience monitoring and operating microservices
  • Knowledge of highly scalable architectures
  • Strong desire to learn new languages, frameworks, and design patterns
  • Familiarity with agile methodologies and ticketing systems such as JIRA
  • Solid UNIX knowledge
  • Experience with SaaS platforms or Cloud Computing
  • Have a demonstrated ability to get stuff done and execute on that last 20%

Diversity & Inclusion at BigCommerce
We have the opportunity to build not only a great business, but a great company, with soul. Our beliefs and commitment to diversity and inclusion are a central part of achieving that.

Our dedication to diversity and inclusion is grounded in two things: a moral belief in the dignity, value, and potential of every individual, and a practical belief that diverse, inclusive teams will create the best outcomes for our customers, partners, employees, and company. We welcome everyone to be a part of our journey.

 

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