Senior Software Engineer – Job Search

  • Remote

Website Indeed

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$116,000 – $142,000 a year

Full Job Description

Your Job

The Job Seeker Front-End Platform team is seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer to design, build, and launch improvements to the core Job Search product. This team is responsible for creating a world class developer experience that allows product teams to develop, test and launch A/B tests quickly and safely. Through rapid experimentation our product teams learn how to deliver the best experiences to help people get jobs.
Our work integrates with many teams across Indeed and requires highly technical, innovative, flexible thinkers with excellent communication and passion for delivering the best experience to help people get jobs.
When you come to work on the JSFE team, you’ll be working with a small team of problem solvers who exhibit high energy, deep technical skills and a dedication to experimentation.
  • Actively participate with an Agile team of 4-6 software engineers
  • Prioritize development with our partners in Product
  • Build good working relationship with the teams that build on our Platform
  • Craft new architectural designs with your team members
  • Develop high quality, maintainable code
  • Give helpful, constructive feedback through code reviews
  • Collaborate with team members in the US & Japan

Who You Are

As a Senior Software Engineer, you are someone who:
  • Commits to delivering high-quality software that solves job seekers’ problems
  • Enjoys solving interesting and complex problems
  • Communicates collaboratively when working with cross-functional teams – you’ll have the opportunity to work with Product, QA, and SRE teams (just to name a few)
  • Uses data analysis to solve problems: what are the current challenges, and how do we improve them?
What makes this job awesome.
  • High performing team with excellent growth opportunities
  • Freedom to influence direction of the team
  • A clear connection between your work and an impact on 10s of millions of people
  • A successful team with high internal visibility for accomplishments
  • The ability to make an extensible platform used by large portions of Indeed
At Indeed, we encourage teams to find the best method for achieving impact. We want you to have the freedom to balance the needs of job seekers, our leadership and your personal career goals. We take pride in what we do – delivering meaningful technical solutions at scale – to better serve our mission of helping people find jobs.

  • Experience as a Software Engineer working on challenging problems, with a consistent track record of on-time delivery for large, cross-functional projects
  • Experience with full-stack application development using Java and Javascript; experience in React a plus
  • Experience building highly scalable, highly resilient, globally distributed, microservices-based web applications
  • Experience helping fellow engineers through code reviews and writing documentation
  • Experience designing and building modular platforms for other teams to contribute
  • An understanding of the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results
  • BS or MS in Computer Science (or equivalent)

Who we are

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad, Dublin, Aberdeen and Vancouver, we are improving people’s lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

Our Mission

As the world’s number 1 job site*, our mission is to help people get jobs. We strive to cultivate an inclusive and accessible workplace where all people feel comfortable being themselves. We’re looking to grow our teams with more people who share our enthusiasm for innovation and creating the best experience for job seekers.

(*comScore Total Visits, March 2020)

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Salary Range Transparency

US Remote 116,000 – 142,000 USD per year

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