We're looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help build new products and scale our platform supporting the business growth.
As a Senior Software Engineer
You will play a key role in the engineering team in the backend development of our products.
You will be proposing, owning, designing, and implementing solutions to improve the stability, quality, and reliability of systems.
You will work on projects/features as a whole, with limited guidance from the manager.
You will have a full understanding of our tech stack, development philosophies and workflows and make changes as needed.
You will design and build software primarily in PHP and MySQL. Other languages are explored and chosen based on best suited language for a task.
Why you should join our Engineering team
You'll get responsibilities and a voice within the company and your work will be instrumental in bringing the company forward.
You'll be working on the forefront of an AI technology that solves real customer needs
We are a caring company with a great work environment.
You’ll get access. We are YC-backed and our Co-Founders who quit manager positions at Google and PwC to found UserGems are still key contributors to our team.
"Stupid questions do not exist" and "Learning never stops" are core to our team’s philosophy. We are excited about new technologies and work hard to make sure that everyone is set up for success.
How you'll ramp
Within your first week...
By day 30...
By day 60...
You will have a thorough understanding of the tech stack at UserGems.
You will be proposing, designing, and implementing solutions to improve stability, quality, and reliability of our products.
By day 90...
You will have acquired a full understanding of our tech stack, development philosophies and workflows.
You will be confident and comfortable shipping features independently.
You will be proposing, designing, and implementing changes in our tech stack.
What you've accomplished so far
You love coding, that is why you have developed personal projects in the past.
You are proactive and like to take responsibility.
You have a degree in computer science or similar.
You are highly proficient in spoken and written English.
You breathe Clean Code and you like test cases.
You have a passion for working with technology products and solving customer needs.
You thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure environments while working in a team.
We're a passionate and growing team from around the world - the US, Europe, and Asia. Our customers include Mixpanel, UserTesting, Heap, ON24, BrightTALK, LaunchDarkly, etc.
We've been recognized by SaaS Awards as a finalist for 3 categories: Best SaaS for Sales & Marketing, Best SaaS for Improved Productivity, and Best SaaS Newcomer 2020.
We are growing 3-4x year over year.
We believe strongly in being customer-focused and data-driven in everything we do.
We are an inclusive workplace. We value individual differences in the workforce and strive to make everyone feel welcomed and accepted, regardless of their skin color, gender or sexual orientation.
Our products help companies generate new revenue for their businesses. Our customers see a > 1,000% return in investment (ROI) within the first year.
As a remote company, we have a Weekly Standup every Monday, a virtual Happy Hour every 6 weeks, and a Company All-Hands every quarter so that everyone stays connected and updated.
How to apply