Senior Software Engineer at Lattice
San Francisco, CA, US

About Lattice

Lattice is on a mission to build cultures where employees and their companies thrive.  In an age where innovation is happening all around us, there's commonality – people are driving these changes. We offer a solution that helps companies put employees first. Lattice is a people management tool that offers performance reviews, employee engagement surveys, real-time feedback, weekly check-ins, and goal setting in a way that allows companies to focus on employee development, growth, and engagement. Since launching in 2016 we have grown to over 1,800 customers globally, including brands like Slack, WeWork, Reddit, Glossier, and Asana. 
 
We’re a small and impactful team of engineers continuously working to better both our product and our craft. We use a modern, cutting-edge tech stack and love experimenting with new technologies. We strive for maintainable, robust, and performant code. We're highly collaborative and continuously iterative and work closely with designers and product managers. We prioritize not only great technical architecture but also an amazing product experience.

Who you are

You have 5+ years of professional experience writing and maintaining production-level applications.

  • You’ve worked with a modern programming language like JavaScript, Ruby, Python, etc.
  • You’re no stranger to SQL—you know how to efficiently model data and write performant queries in a relational database like PostgreSQL.
  • You know the ins-and-outs of maintaining and scaling an application actively serving customers in production.

You’re a great communicator and collaborator.

  • You take care to write code that your colleagues will also own, understand, and maintain.
  • You’re clear and concise in explaining your thought process and in enumerating the tradeoffs made in your work.
  • You work well with designers and product managers to come up with optimal solutions. 

You enjoy taking an active role in the development process.

  • You love mentoring and supporting other software engineers who are newer to the industry.
  • You have experience taking the lead in planning and executing the development roadmap for software projects.

Responsibilities

  • You’ll build software to help companies build cultures in which their employees thrive.
  • You’ll work with other engineers to build and own products across a modern tech stack. Our current stack includes React, Relay Modern, GraphQL, Node, and PostgreSQL. We rely on AWS to host our infrastructure.
  • You’ll independently lead the execution of complex projects, including those that require cross-functional collaboration with product managers and designers.
  • You’ll provide substantial mentorship to less experienced colleagues, helping to refine their technical craft and expand their knowledge.
  • You’ll make contributions to our engineering practices, identifying and evangelizing improvements to improve our team output.

Why Lattice? 

  • We invest in the personal and professional growth of every employee because we believe growth leads to both business impact and personal fulfillment
  • The opportunity to join an experienced and ambitious team that is passionate about solving customers’ needs and loves coming to work every day
  • Partner with 1,800+ companies around the world to make sure their employees are engaged and performing at a high level
  • A culture that encourages and promotes professional growth and development, with continuous learning reimbursements
  • Competitive salary, equity, and benefits
  • Centrally located FiDi office
  • Flexible vacation/time-off policy