Full Stack Software Engineer

Merchbar via Remote OK

Jul 31st 2018

Merchbar's Engineers are the backbone of Merchbar and each have a personal, direct impact on a product that supports hundreds of thousands of artists and reaches many millions of fans.Our organization is small and individual roles are deep - all of our engineers contribute across the entire stack and develop through all stages of development from scoping and architecture to implementation, scaling and optimization.**Here's a preview of the work you'd do in this role at Merchbar*** Collaborate with engineers and others in all phases of development from concept to launch* Ship customer-facing storefront features to millions of users* Extend and improve the integrations that connect us to hundreds of external merchandise systems, keeping our inventory fresh and orders on track* Use image recognition to improve our product classifications* Create new data models and update our PostgreSQL schema. Write efficient, optimized SQL queries* Brainstorm and implement a series of A/B tests to improve our checkout flow* Build internal tools and automations that empower your non-technical coworkers* Help improve our software development process and engineering best practices as our team continues to grow**Here is what we're looking for in you*** 5+ years of professional full-stack web application engineering experience in a language such as Python, Java, Ruby, C++, etc., including experience with SQL database modeling and HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.* Experience/comfort working with 3rd Party APIs* A continual desire to learn. Experience with our technology stack is not required (Node, Bootstrap, Python, Flask, Celery, Postgres, etc.), but the possibility of learning a new framework is exciting to you* Great communication skills. You can effectively talk (and listen) to engineers, designers, and support team members* Fluency with data, including the ability to choose the right metrics and use basic probability and statistics to guide decision-making and prove ideas right or wrong* Creative, flexible, and resourceful problem-solving skills. In an environment where time and resources are always limited, you realize the perfect solution is not always the right one.* An eagerness to help your coworkers. When things break, you're ready to jump in and help.**What we offer*** Competitive Salary and Equity* Healthcare* Flexible vacation policy* Professional/Career Development
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