Software Engineer II
Company: Sumo Group, Inc.
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: January 16, 2022
NOTE: Candidates must be US citizens/Permanent Residents located
in NY, CA, WA or TX or be willing to relocate
Software Engineer II
AppSumo is the digital marketplace trusted by 1M+ entrepreneurs.
We've helped launch top B2B tools like Mailchimp, Evernote,
Intercom, and Dropbox, just to name a few.
Our slogan? Work doesn't have to suck.
What does that mean? We don't want to work soul-crushing 9-to-5s.
We love it here because what we do actually matters: supporting
digital creators and entrepreneurs who want to build lifestyles
they're passionate about. With thousands of successful product
launches and over a million entrepreneurs served, we're on a
mission to open the doors of entrepreneurship to everyone.
About This Role
This job is about assessing where the biggest business
opportunities exist on our site and implementing cutting-edge
solutions that improve the AppSumo platform. In this role, you'll
work on customer-facing products and watch your code impact
millions of users within days! We work hard and ship fast, but we
still keep a high bar for quality and testing.
We recently rebuilt our platform with an updated tech stack that
ElasticSearch, all in a CICD environment.
On the day-to-day, you'll be:
- Working with our product and design team to deeply understand
and communicate the needs of our users
- Designing and building software to reach an audience of
- Building infrastructure to handle hundreds of petabytes of user
data using Postgres, ElasticSearch, Redis, and more
- Validating the performance of your amazing code through
telemetry and dashboards
- Working in a CI/CD environment with Python and Jenkins, and
touching on AWS and Docker
- Partnering closely with customer support to respond to user
issues and solve them in a permanent, scalable way
This is a unique role best suited for someone who can fearlessly
take a task and run with it, and use their broad expertise to work
through the whole stack with confidence. Our ideal candidate
- 2+ years of industry experience, preferably with an e-commerce
- Knowledge of 3rd party integrations
- Experience owning an entire feature from start to
In your first six months, success means learning the code base and
shipping out three meaningful features to the AppSumo website.
Why work here?
At AppSumo, we're committed to building a diverse, encouraging, and
collaborative working environment-the kind of company where work
Our culture starts with treating teammates like adults. We hire
kickass people. We trust you to get your work done when you have
something to do. If you need to run an errand, hit the gym, or meet
a friend for lunch, you're encouraged to do so. We know your work
will speak for itself.
At AppSumo, you get:
Competitive pay, benefits package, and 401(k) matching
100% hybrid work model-work from home or the office
Freedom to have a side hustle (We'll cheer you on.)
Open vacation (PTO) policy
Invites to two all-expenses-paid company trips per year (We're
talking destinations like Costa Rica.)
$250 per month to treat yourself (Therapy, Yoga, Massages, Tacos,
whatever helps you be you.)
Late start/flexible hours
Access to our dog-friendly, snack-packed office (Austin)
- Free lunch once a week, a computer, and work that actually
makes an impact
Ready to join us?
Individuals seeking employment at AppSumo are considered without
regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital
status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status,
gender identity, or sexual orientation. You are being given the
opportunity to provide the following information in order to help
us comply with federal and state Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other
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