Senior Full Stack Engineer in Remote (worldwide)

13 days ago
Octane AI
Senior Level
Full Time
Anywhere (100% Remote)
Octane AI is an all-remote and venture-backed startup seeking a Senior Full Stack Software Engineer interested in developing the future of ecommerce.

You will have a major influence on the culture of a rapidly growing team, working for a company that is an employee-certified Great Place to Work. What you do here will really, really matter…...seriously. For example, you will participate in establishing and evolving the Octane AI Engineering Team's development processes. We aren't there yet, so you need to be ready to roll up your sleeves and give us your ideas!

As part of this team, you will have the opportunity to grow and lead the charge in the application of Machine Learning in some of our ecommerce tools….How cool is that?

You will exhibit your exemplary skills on a team of 6-8, including a Technical Lead, other engineers, a product manager, quality assurance teammate and resident UI/UX expert. You will be an effective developer, collaborator and technical mentor - efficiently writing great quality code, providing insight and learning from teammates to enhance and support one or more of our amazing ecommerce personalization tools.

If you are still reading this, and see yourself as humble, data-driven, collaborative, curious and are OK with working in a startup environment - you might want to read further.


How you will contribute:
  • Support the morale of your teammates.
  • Help mentor developers with less experience.
  • Reflect, learn, and support your teammates in their learning.
  • Collaborate and be an example of good collaboration.
  • Improve your efficiency and bring ideas to the team to assist the team with operating more efficiently.
  • Suggest and help implement best practices and team coding standards.
  • Design and write components and applications. Write lightweight technical design documentation. Contribute to and aid in facilitating adherence to our technology roadmap.
  • Break down and execute your work in manageable, value-added chunks.
  • Test your code in a reliable, secure, and productive way.
  • Participate actively in code reviews.
  • Work with your manager to identify and close gaps in performance; participate actively in developing and executing your career plan.
  • Assist with the production of incident debriefings for critical bugs, or outage episodes.
  • Implement new integrations within Octane AI. You will be working with the Facebook API and the APIs of products and services that we will be integrating into our bots and the Octane AI platform. You should be adept at learning new APIs.
  • Help develop and improve Octane AI's architecture.


About you
  • 5+ years writing scalable, reliable, performant and overall high quality components and applications in a SaaS-based, SOA context.
  • You know how to apply Service Oriented Architecture concepts and have experience in writing microservices, with some application of serverless architectures.
  • Heavy experience in Python, Javascript (React.js), and AWS infrastructure.
  • Integrations experience: Ideally you have worked with the Facebook API, Redis, AWS DDB.
  • You understand the basics of Machine Learning; ideally you have experience with its application.
  • Please provide code samples or links to repositories with your code, along with an explanation of your programming philosophy. The more we can understand the way you think about code, the better. It's not an issue if you can't share a piece of code because of an NDA or something


Benefits
  • The ability to work from anywhere in the world. Our team works from New York, Portland, Barcelona, Austin, Nashville, Canada, and more. Currently we have team members in 13 different countries.
  • Excellent health benefits: health, dental and vision insurance for US employees and health benefits for select countries.
  • 401(k) for US employees.
  • Flexible vacation policy, paid holidays, parental leave, and sick leave.
  • Paid-Paid Vacation - we pay YOU to take a vacation!
  • Professional Development allowance.
  • Fitness and home office credits. We want your workspace to be your happy place.
  • Generous stock options.
  • Growth and leadership opportunities.  We invest in the tools and training that will help your long-term career.
  • An amazing team of wonderfully driven and talented people.