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Scala Software Engineer (API Platform) - Remote Poland

BigCommerce

BigCommerce

Software Engineering
Remote
Posted on Saturday, March 11, 2023
<div class="content-intro"> <p><strong>BigCommerce’s</strong> mission is to help merchants sell more at every stage of growth, from small startups, to mid-market businesses to large enterprises. We focus on being the best ecommerce platform so our customers can focus on what matters most: growing their businesses.</p> <p>We are equally passionate about growing our employee’s careers and providing them an incredible experience as we rapidly expand across the globe. We are proud to have been<a href="https://www.bigcommerce.com/company/awards/" target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.bigcommerce.com/company/awards/&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1636826476162000&amp;usg=AOvVaw37q9Ep99lII4U0l-jF58nG">recognized numerous times</a>for our product and workplace culture. We empower our people and customers to build, innovate and grow, so together we can redefine the ecommerce industry.</p> </div><p> <strong>Scala Software Engineer, API Platform</strong> </p> <p> <strong>Engineering</strong> </p> <p> <span style="font-weight:400;">BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast-growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores at a fraction of the cost to support every stage of their growth.</span> </p> <p> <span style="font-weight:400;">BigCommerce is looking for a Scala Software Engineer for API Platform team. This growing team is looking for an engineer with a strong technical background who will focus on improving the performance, reliability, and features of our API Platform. We use technologies like Scala, gRPC, service mesh, Docker to build one of the fastest and most reliable ecommerce platforms in the world.</span> </p> <p> <span style="font-weight:400;">BigCommerce offers a dynamic, collaborative environment, helping you expand your skills and take ideas from inception to delivery.</span> </p> <h3> <strong></strong> </h3> <h3> <strong>What You’ll Do:</strong> </h3> <ul> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Build our flagship GraphQL API</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Utilize performance optimization techniques to ensure the responsiveness of the platform</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Build new features with a focus on testability, extensibility, and maintainability</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Build highly-available, high-performance, redundant, and scalable distributed systems</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Work closely with stakeholders to improve the architecture while building and scaling back-end services</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Maintain and improve our backend Scala services</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Write code that is high-performance, maintainable, clear, and concise</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Ensure the quality of code from development to production</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Collaborate with the teams located across the Globe</span></li> </ul> <h3> <strong></strong> </h3> <h3> <strong>Who You Are:</strong> </h3> <ul> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">2+ years of professional experience as a Software Engineer</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">1+ years of Scala in a production environment, performance monitoring and tuning is a plus</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Knowledge of object-oriented and functional programming techniques</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Knowledge of highly scalable architectures</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Strong desire to learn new languages, frameworks, best practices and design patterns</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Write code that is performant, fault-tolerant, maintainable, testable and concise</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Participate in code reviews to ensure best practices</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Help to design and implement systems, participate in technical discussions</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Have great attention to detail</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Experience monitoring and operating microservices</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Familiarity with agile methodologies and ticketing systems such as JIRA</span></li> </ul> <p> <span style="font-weight:400;"></span> </p> <p> <strong>What's in it for you:</strong> </p> <ul> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Work with modern technologies, cloud development and highly scalable distributed systems</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Work for an international Product company</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Be responsible for development of our flagship GraphQL API, be a part of our success.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Become an expert in the area and provide high quality Product to the market</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Learn from senior professionals and share knowledge, expertise and good practices to the team</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Private Medical Care</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Training and certification possibilities</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Restricted Stock Units</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Be a part of a fast-growing company</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Work remotely from Poland</span></li> </ul> <p>#LI-JB1</p> <p>#LI-Remote</p><div class="content-conclusion"> <div><strong>Diversity, Equity Inclusion at BigCommerce</strong></div> <div></div> <div>Our employees make the difference. At BigCommerce, we believe that celebrating the unique histories, perspectives and abilities of every employee makes a difference for our company, our customers and our community. We are an equal opportunity employer and the inclusive atmosphere we build together will make room for every person to contribute, grow and thrive.</div> <div> <p>We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the interview process, to perform essential job functions and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. If you need an accommodation in order to interview at BigCommerce, please let us know during any of your interactions with our recruiting team.</p> <p>Learn more about the BigCommerce team, culture and benefits at<a href="https://careers.bigcommerce.com/" target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=https://careers.bigcommerce.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1636826476162000&amp;usg=AOvVaw1i9VWQWEAhF9ApJ85dGTh1">https://careers.bigcommerce.com</a>.</p> </div> </div>
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