Software Engineer

Indiegogo, San Francisco

International crowdfunding website

At Indiegogo, you will have the opportunity to literally change the world and people’s lives by developing new features for our consumer platform to make it even more robust. You’ll work with exceptional developers and there are lots of interesting technical challenges to tackle, including projects dealing with heavy transaction volume, scalability and data.

You Will:

  • Build a marketplace that empowers people to follow their dreams
  • Architect, design and implement beautiful, performant & scalable Ruby code
  • Create features for the international payment system which sees millions of transactions per day
  • Extend the reach of our platform APIs
  • Always staying innovative (we use Redis, Cassandra, Elasticsearch and more)
  • Work with the latest and greatest JavaScript & front-end tools: We use Angular, Gulp, Mocha, Chai, Karma and more
  • Work collaboratively in a fast paced XP environment -- pair programming, TDD, BDD, and continuous integration

What you bring:

  • 2+ years of web development experience
  • Strong CS fundamentals and problem solving skills
  • Production expertise with Ruby on Rails [preferred], Python, PHP, Java, JavaScript, or your favorite modern stack
  • Experience w/ single-page applications using an API
  • Excellent debugging skills & strong belief in automated testing and coverage
  • Exceptional analytical aptitude and attention to detail
  • Collaborative contributor who enjoys mentoring and agile environments
  • Passion, drive, energy, a sense of humor and a great attitude

Bonus Points:

  • CS degree or equivalent
  • Active contributions to open source technologies

What’s in it for you:

Our customers are passionate about funding passionate people and so are we! We are a team of committed, team-players who are lucky enough to be able to call “helping people achieve their dreams” our everyday jobs. When people unite around a common goal anything is possible.

We offer:

Competitive salaries with equity
Full medical, vision, and dental for you and yours
A dog friendly office
Quarterly all hands meetings with fun events
A supportive, open environment that embraces and cultivates fearlessness, authenticity, and collaboration
We have offices in San Francisco and New York, and as well as support on the ground in Multiple international locations. Join us and change the world one idea at a time.

Please apply with your resume and a cover letter atwww.indiegogo.com/about/careers. 

Indiegogo is an equal opportunity employer and complies with the San Francisco FCO.

About Indiegogo

Indiegogo is the place for entrepreneurial projects to move quickly from concept to market, amplified by a community of backers who believe the world benefits when every idea gets an equal shot at success. Indiegogo empowers people around the world to fund what matters to them.

Want to learn more about Indiegogo? Visit https://www.indiegogo.com/