Senior Software Engineer - Front End

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 12 days ago
CEO Pledge

As a Senior Engineer you will play an integral role in improving Backcountry’s customer experience. You’ll work across our systems building features that enhance our site at a scale of millions of visits/month, optimizing business critical code and gathering and processing data to make sense of it. Our systems are mostly written in Java, Node.js/Express, Scala paired with MongoDB/Solr/Oracle storages. As a Senior Engineer, you will provide technical leadership in the area of development and design solutions to complex problems. About the Job: Build the best user experience to delight customers. Period. Develop cross-platform web-based applications using technologies such as Play! Framework, Mongo, Solr, Varnish, etc Raise the bar. Share your ideas and experience with other engineers, and advocate for best practices, great usability and exceptional quality Work with product managers to understand opportunities, their requirements and then design scalable solutions to thrill customers About You: Advanced knowledge of back-end development and scalability of web applications Experience designing and building software in any of the different object oriented and dynamic languages such as Java, Scala and JavaScript Strong experience with different data storage mechanisms (Relational Databases or Cloud Storage or NoSQL or Solr) Familiar with various web architectures, platforms, and frameworks. Experience working with microservices architectures Passion for test driven development, modular designs, and shipping quality code. Comfortable in a continuous delivery environment Familiar with automation tools and infrastructure as code About Backcountry Our mission is to connect people to their passions. Our five online stores—Backcountry, Competitive Cyclist, MotoSport, Bergfreunde, and SteepandCheap—aim to supply our customers with the gear, knowledge, and inspiration necessary to get out there and chase down life’s greatest moments. We do this by providing the biggest and best assortment of premium outdoor products, a superior shopping experience, personalized Gearhead expertise, lightning-fast and accurate fulfillment, and inspirational, informative, and community-centered content.