Software Engineer - Developer Tools at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

The Developer Tools team develops and maintains the tools used to ship new features on Nextdoor. From the machinery that powers our continuous deployment process to our Dockerized development environments, we work on the systems that allow our engineering teams to go fast.

As a team with the mission of improving the developer experience at Nextdoor, we work closely with other teams to identify the areas of our development tooling that are painful to use, and make them better.

If you enjoy working on tools used by other engineers, collaborating with developers from across the entire engineering organization, and working on high impact improvements that reduce toil for everyone, we’d love to hear from you!

Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Deep understanding of the software development process, from development to testing and deployment
  • Empathy towards other developers
  • Experience managing build pipelines
  • Experience deploying and supporting distributed architecture in the AWS cloud
  • Comfortable troubleshooting issues in Linux and OSX environments
  • Familiarity with Docker is a plus

Benefits:

  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental, and vision) for you and your dependents
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • Free catered dinners Monday through Thursday and catered lunch on Wednesdays
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • One time cell phone & headphone stipend
  • Annual learning and development stipend
  • Two paid volunteer days off
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Fully stocked kitchen with drinks, snacks and candy
  • La Marzocco espresso machine with Blue Bottle coffee
  • Health FSA
  • 401K plan