Indeed Incubator is seeking a full-stack senior software engineer to help us prototype and launch innovative new products centered around helping people get jobs.
Have you ever thought about forming your own startup? Want to know what it feels like to launch something new? Are you a fan of the Lean Startup or Customer Development? Want to observe users using your creations each week?
Indeed.com is the #1 job site in the world, helping over 250 million people every month to find jobs. Job seekers can search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 50 countries. Indeed Incubator is a team charged with prototyping and testing out new product ideas for Indeed. For example: events.indeed.com, an experiment to help companies host hiring events where people can get hired on the spot.
When you come to work at the Indeed Incubator, you’ll be working with a small team of problem solvers who exhibit high energy, deep technical skills and a dedication to experiment.
We use rapid application development tech such as Python, Django, Bootstrap, jQuery, MySQL, MongoDB, ElasticSearch and more
We instrument our code liberally with analytics so we can see what’s happening
We release daily
You will be responsible for entire projects, from working with a Product Manager and a UX Designer on the problem being solved, possible solutions, the UI design, implementation and analytics. You should possess a mix of technical strength, business strength and good product ideas.
Who You Are
Collaborate with designers, product managers and other engineers to design product experiences
Build applications using rapid development tech such as Python/Django, including front-end (user interfaces) and back end
Continually improve our technical stack and processes
Maintain existing tools and infrastructure as necessary
Participate in usability testing
We're looking for someone who:
Understands the end user and can build simple, elegant solutions
Thinks about why something needs to be built, not just what needs to be built
Loves to learn and develop new skills continuously
Willing to work in a tech stack deemed most suitable for the project
Excited to work on testing a variety of product ideas, either currently underway or conceived in the future
BS or MS in Computer Science (or equivalent)
At least 5 years of experience with full stack application development
Excellent collaboration and interpersonal skills
Nice to have: past experience in a start-up, a tech incubator or short term contract work
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.
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.
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Seattle 164,000 - 239,000 USD per year
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