Veeqo is an award winning high growth tech start-up company which has customers around the world and with ambitions to become the best platform for ecommerce retailers to manage their business. We give emerging and established ecommerce companies the chance to give an experience comparable to that of Amazon's to all of their customers by helping them optimise their inventory and shipping.
Join an exciting startup creating something new and unique within the ecommerce space. You will be working alongside an extremely talented engineering team with a track record of success.
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Job Location 🌎
£152,000 - £208,000
Job description 💼
We are looking for an experienced and agile-minded senior engineer to join our growing team and help lead the software development efforts that bring our technology stack to the next level while defining a re-usable architecture that can improve the speed of innovation.
In this role, you'll be building cutting edge and highly distributed systems to support online retailers around the world
You will be creating and maintaining central features across our global website and contributing to and working alongside an established development team
You will collaborate with Dev teams, Designers and PMs to develop user-facing features, predominantly using Ruby and leveraging the Rails Framework
You will Review PRs from other team members to maintain quality and share knowledge
What do we expect from you 👩💻
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or 5+ years of equivalent professional or military experience
8+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Ruby, Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
Ability to work well in a team and collaborate with teams across the business
Desire to build and maintain scalable, readable and secure code
Solid experience of wielding large scale applications
Professional proficiency in English
Strong curiosity and a desire to always be learning
5+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
Demonstrated experience in test framework design and development
Nice to haves (not required)
Experience in working within the e-commerce space
An understanding of the order fulfilment process for online retailers
Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.
Experience with AWS and other cloud technologies
Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
Our Engineering Practices 🛠
Test Driven Development
Infrastructure as code
Well-defined planning process
Regular team retrospectives
33 days annual leave (including national holidays)
Private medical and dental options
High-spec equipment. We set you up with an advanced laptop and any office accessories you may need.
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We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Veeqo is equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.