Senior Full Stack Software Engineer at circleci

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Overview of Role

CircleCI is looking for a strong full stack developer who is excited about enabling the daily productivity of other software developers.

You will join our Product Engineering organization and collaborate with Product and Design to extend the capabilities of our best-in-class hosted Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment platform.

To thrive in this role, you work well with distributed teams and enjoy pair programming. You mentor teammates in a respectful, flexible, and empathetic manner. You like working with Product and Design to find the best solution to the problem at hand. You balance technical tradeoffs with delivering customer value quickly and incrementally.

Here are a few things you’ll get to do in this role:

  • Work on a cross-functional, feature-driven engineering team distributed across multiple regions, but expanding in Japan.
  • Contribute across the stack with a customer-focused mindset to deliver rich new functionality.
  • Build scalable, reusable components in a functional React frontend and a microservice-powered backend.
  • Use JavaScript, React, GraphQL, Clojure, and Go on a daily basis.
  • Mentor and collaborate with teammates through planning, pair programming, testing, and delivery of the features you build.
  • Participate in your team’s on-call rotation.

About CircleCI

CircleCI is the best platform for software teams looking to rapidly build quality projects, at scale. Our intelligent continuous integration and delivery tools are simple yet powerful. Our aim is to provide the wisdom of a connected development ecosystem to every team member making technology decisions.

We run 12M+ builds a month on our platform for companies like Spotify, Kickstarter, Sony, and Coinbase. Over 25,000 organizations and 300,000 developers actively build, test, and deploy on CircleCI.  We’ve raised $59.5M in venture capital from Industry Ventures, Top Tier Capital, Scale Venture Partners, DFJ, Harrison Metal Capital, and Baseline Ventures.

At CircleCI you will be part of a company that values trust, respect, diversity, and inclusion. We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users. We carefully consider every applicant who takes the time to apply.

We are a globally distributed team working towards the common goal of being the standard bearer for continuous integration and deployment software. We are looking for people who are interested in helping us shape software engineering best practices for the industry as a whole.

About you

We’re looking for someone who is curious and interested in learning, brings strong communication and teamwork skills, and helps others grow by sharing their expertise and encouraging best practices. If this sounds like you, here’s the additional experience we’re looking for:

  • Experience across the stack and familiarity with microservice-based systems.
  • Articulate UI and UX opinions.
  • A deep understanding of the value of testing.
  • Experience using agile/lean development practices with a focus on incremental delivery and business value.

Working remotely at CircleCI

We’re a distributed company with teammates across the world. For this role, we can support you working remotely anywhere in Japan, or in our Tokyo office.

CircleCI Engineering Competency Matrix

This role equals level E3 on CircleCI’s Engineering Competency Matrix, our internal career growth system. These are the minimum expectations for this position, but we are always willing to discuss bringing people on at more senior levels when appropriate. Read our blog post about the competency matrix to learn more.

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We know there’s no such thing as a “perfect" candidate - we’re all a work in progress and are growing new skills and capabilities all the time. CircleCI welcomes those who are enthusiastic about learning and evolving, so however you identify and whatever your background, if this looks like a role where you could do work that excites you, we hope you’ll apply.

If you’re interested in joining the team at CircleCI, please send a resumé and let us know why you’d be a great fit for our team. If you contribute to an open source project, write a blog, or have a presence on the web (Twitter, GitHub, LinkedIn, etc.) we would love to hear about it.

CircleCI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.