Senior Engineer at Shipt, Inc.

Posted in Architecture 15 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Job Description:

At Shipt, we are transforming the grocery shopping experience and giving time back to consumers. Shipt shoppers handpick fresh groceries and household essentials, then deliver them to your door in as little as one hour.

Shipt is growing and we are searching for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team! In this role, you will Make the world a better place.

What You’ll Gain
You will get experience working with a cross-disciplinary team shipping real-world products to our customers around the nation. In the Discovery & Search team, you will work with latest technologies such as Golang, Kafka, and GCP. Our team culture is autonomous yet collaborative and supportive.

Your Responsibilities
Design, develop, test (unit/integration/etc), deploy and maintain application code
Develop multi-region, high performance services for customer and shopper experiences
Work with a variety of technologies: Go, Ruby, Postgres, Redis, Kafka, ElasticSearch, Machine Learning, and more
Participate in the design process to build efficient, scalable and maintainable architecture
Collect and analyze metrics to drive implementation decisions
Design, improve and document processes
Review and collaborate with other engineers on their code
Support your team through encouragement and by example
Engineers have a high degree of ownership for all aspects of their services
Mentor and share knowledge with the team
Interface with internal stakeholders to provide technical solutions
Participate in ideation and workshopping of new features with product and design teams

4+ Years of Software Development Experience
Able to apply functional and object-oriented paradigms
Demonstrated ability designing and interacting with complex persisted data models
Able to both identify and improve code or database queries
Able to explain REST principles and design APIs that follow them
Able to apply design patterns
Experience with SOA, micro-services, and distributed architectures
You are interested in continually learning and mastering new skills
Able to communicate complex ideas and concepts simply and concisely
You are empathic and enjoy learning from and mentoring other engineers

Nice to Haves
One or more of the following languages: Python or Golang
Open source software and dependency management
Object/Document data storage technologies
Caching and in-memory database technologies
Asynchronous/Multi-threaded Programming Patterns
Message queuing technologies/strategies

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.