Hi! We're looking for
a Senior Java Developer
Remote
up to $60 000/year
Full-time
Job description

Scentbird is constantly growing and in order to support this growth we constantly need to improve the website and test new functionality. Our backend team have a wide range of tasks:
  • Recommendations and personalization
  • Payment functionality (new plans, special offers)
  • Website SEO
  • Performance updates
  • Multi region cloud support
We are looking for an experienced java engineer who will work alongside us on these projects.

What You'll Be Responsible For:

  • Develop features and improvements to the Scentbird product in a secure, well-tested, and performant way
  • Collaborate with Product Management and other stakeholders to maintain a high bar for quality in a fast-paced, iterative environment
  • Advocate for improvements to product quality, security, and performance
  • Solve technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Craft code that meets our internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale web environment. Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review.
  • Recognize impediments to our efficiency as a team ("technical debt"), propose and implement solutions
  • Represent Scentbird and its values in public communication around specific projects and community contributions.
  • Confidently ship small features and improvements with minimal guidance and support from other team members. Collaborate with the team on larger projects

What You'll Need to Have (required qualifications):

  • Significant professional experience with Java or language required by the specialty, 7+ years experience
  • Experience with GraphQL, SpringBoot
  • Experience with PostgresQL 2+ years
  • Experience with cloud providers Amazon AWS or similar
  • Experience with Graphana/NewRelic or similar technologies
  • Experience with SPA is a plus
  • Experience with Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience with performance and optimization problems and a demonstrated ability to both diagnose and prevent these problems JVM profiling, database profiling)
  • Comfort working in a highly agile, intensely iterative software development process
  • CI/CD experience
  • TDD experience is a plus

What We'll Love About You (personality traits):

  • Proficiency in the English language, both written and verbal, sufficient for success in a remote and largely asynchronous work environment
  • Demonstrated capacity to clearly and concisely communicate about complex technical, architectural, and/or organizational problems and propose thorough iterative solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to onboard and integrate with an organization long-term
  • Positive and solution-oriented mindset
  • Effective communication skills: Regularly achieve consensus with peers, and clear status updates
  • An inclination towards communication, inclusion, and visibility
  • Experience owning a project from concept to production, including proposal, discussion, and execution.
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with strong organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work closely with other parts of the organization
  • Ability to thrive in a fully remote organization
Scentbird, Inc.
Monthly subscription service that revolutionizes the way we discover fragrance and beauty.
Employees
150
HQ
New York
Funding
$24M
Mariya Nurislamova
Founder & CEO
Sergey Gusev
Founder & COO
Andrei Rebrov
Founder & CTO
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