Backend Systems Engineer
› 100% remote position (in the US) (Posted Aug 26 2020)
About the company
CommentSold is a social commerce platform that modernizes the way retailers connect to online shoppers, including hosting live sales events and managing day-to-day retail operations. Simply, we help online retailers do less and sell more.
Our team is dispersed throughout the US and Canada, which means we value the diversity and unique collaboration that’s fostered through a remote team. We work incredibly hard for our customers, and believe deeply in our platform’s value. We're a high energy, high growth team and we love to win.
Our Product team stays close to our customers, building the tools to deliver on our promise to make running their business easier. We make decisions fast, and priorities change as we adapt to the needs of our industry so we welcome folks that relish in the challenges of pace. We believe in quick iteration and in the moment feedback, so we can work collectively to build the best team and product.
We're looking for an experienced backend systems engineer with strong general software engineering skills including experience with Go.
NOTE: At this time, we are only considering candidates located in the USA.
In this role, you will
Work on a wide range of problems within our core application
Focus on solving problems from both the customer facing and backend perspectives
Gain a deep understanding of our product and become involved in driving out product implementation
Join a rapidly growing technical team with the opportunity to take on both product and technical problems
Our pipeline uses libraries and tooling along with scripts/tools written in languages including python, bash and go.
If you’re right for this role, you
Have a strong understanding of core computer science principles
2-3+ years backend systems development experience utilizing Go
Ability/desire to understand and rapidly learn new technologies
Are organized and have strong time management skills
Love solving problems and finding solutions
Are self-motivated and self-directing
Are comfortable in a fast paced, pragmatic work environment
Have worked on a remote team
At CommentSold, you can work from anywhere thanks to the power of the internet - we put extra effort into our remote culture to ensure we exceed the engagement we all need. We value our team, and show that through competitive salaries and bonus opportunities. Health, dental, vision, and life insurance are available to all full-time employees.
Our platform serves the women’s retail space in a major way - and that’s no coincidence. We're creating a space for equality across the board, and we support folks of all identities and lifestyles in everything we do. Join CommentSold to live your best life — we’re always excited to grow our team’s perspective. #lovewhereyouwork