Postmates is focused on providing a thriving marketplace allowing anyone to purchase anything from anywhere in their city or community and have it delivered in minutes.
We are a cross-functional team responsible for the end-to-end experiences on Android, iOS, and the web. We value and foster a collaborative environment where product, design, and engineering work together every day to build and design new features for our customers.
What will you do?
Build and launch consumer-facing features to millions of customers
Work closely with the web and mobile teams to develop new features
Optimize and tune existing systems for speed and performance
Build data pipelines and serving infrastructure required to efforts like search and recommendations
Work with the Infrastructure team to push our next-gen services
Technologies we use:
Server: Go, Python, Elixir
Databases: PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, ElasticSearch
Platform: AWS, Google
4+ years of experience developing horizontally scalable and fault-tolerant systems in production
2+ years of experience with Go and/or Python
A deep understanding of one or more SQL and/or NoSQL databases (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, ElasticSearch)
Strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures
You’ve worked at or started a small company where you had to wear many hats
You write well and communicate clearly
You prefer problems over tasks
Competitive salary and generous stock option plan (stay aligned with the long-term value you create)
Medical, dental and vision insurance and it’s 100% paid for by the company
Tasty, healthy lunches
Snack-filled kitchen (mostly healthy, but very tasty)
Impact-first work environment (no politics, no pandering)
Huge company vision (we need you to build the future, not just maintain the status quo)
Awesome office in San Francisco close to mass transit
Postmates is transforming the way local goods move around a city by enabling anyone to get any product delivered in under an hour. Available for iPhone, Android and on the web, the on-demand logistics service connects customers with local couriers, who purchase and deliver goods from any restaurant or store in a city, 24/7.