We’re looking for a Senior Software Developer, Backend to help us build, test and deploy new products and features. You’ll be working with a team of talented engineers to design, build, and ship high-quality products, incorporate feedback to refine and improve beta releases and turn beta releases into production-ready, scalable products suitable for new and existing customers.
WHAT YOU’LL DO :
Collaborate with and lead your team to design, build, test, and ship high-quality software to Hootsuite’s customers
Help shape Hootsuite’s technical roadmap
Iterate in an agile fashion creating hypotheses and testing them with incremental code shipments through continuous integration
Identify multiple candidate solutions to a problem and evaluate them for fit given the constraints of the project
Shape Hootsuite's culture, and your teams, through improved tooling, streamlining processes and working across product boundaries
Work with technologies such as Python, Golang, Docker, Kubernetes, MySQL, Mongo, Django, GRPC, ElasticSearch, Kafka
Design scalable and fault tolerant architectures to process real-time data
Provide technical guidance and direction in the implementation of large new product features
WHAT YOU’LL NEED :
A degree in Computer Science or Engineering, and ample experience in designing, developing and maintaining software or an equivalent level of work experience, and a track record of substantial contributions to software projects with high business impact
Experience with mentoring, coaching, and pairing with coworkers
Experience writing clean code that performs well at scale; ideally, you have experience with Python, Java / Scala, Golang, and designing APIs and microservices
An understanding of SaaS software development practice; Ideally you have experience working on a SaaS product
Collaboration and Teamwork : works with others to deliver results, meaningfully contributing to the team and prioritizing group needs over individual needs
Creativity and Innovation : seek new and better ways of doing things, generating original and imaginative ideas, products, and / or solutions
Problem Solving uses an organized and logical approach to find solutions to complex problems and looks beyond the obvious to understand the root cause of problems and proposes several possible solutions.
Resilience, Tolerance for Change / Ambiguity : can effectively cope with change, finding ways to advance work and projects
WHO YOU ARE :
Tenacious. You are determined to succeed, and you are motivated by the success of customers, colleagues and the community.
Curious. You are always learning and seeking ways to make things better.
Conscientious. You keep your promises, taking your commitments to others seriously, and you have strong integrity.
Humble. You lead with humility and empathy, respecting and learning from the perspectives of others.