Senior Software Engineer at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

Are you passionate about using the power of technology to build community? Do you believe residents can strengthen their neighborhoods through dialog and collaboration? Would you like to join a transformative company and play a meaningful role in crafting its future? If so, we’d love to meet you.

Responsibilities

 

  • Full-stack application and infrastructure development in a variety of languages, including (but not limited to) Python/Django, Go, and Javascript/React
  • Work in cross-functional, agile teams
  • Help grow and mentor a strong engineering team
  • Drive standards on quality, reliability, scalability, and performance
  • Foster and support a culture of innovation and excellence within the engineering organization

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Strong fundamental understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Strong coding abilities in at least one language. Python experience is a huge plus
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a dynamic startup environment
  • Strong desire to learn about new technologies and systems

Benefits

 

  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental and vision) for you and your family
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • 401K plan
  • Meaningful equity for all employees
  • Commuter benefits through Clipper card
  • Free catered dinners during the week, Monday through Thursday
  • Fully stocked kitchens with drinks, snacks, and candy
  • Vibrant downtown San Francisco location
  • Shiny Apple products and a free smartphone on your start date