Software Engineer - Fullstack at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US
Nextdoor is the neighborhood hub for you, your neighbors and the broader local community. Nextdoor’s purpose is to cultivate a kinder world where everyone has a neighborhood they can rely on.

Building connections in the real world is a universal human need. That truth, and the reality that neighborhoods are one of the most important and useful communities in our lives have been guiding principles for Nextdoor. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in neighborhoods around the world in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Australia and Canada, with many more to come.

Meet your Future Neighbors

The Ads Engineering team is responsible for the majority of monetization for the company. We’re quickly increasing the speed with which we develop new, innovative products that only Nextdoor can offer, and we are in the middle of a major upgrade to our platform. We wear multiple hats and work across the stack, from AWS to CSS, to deliver our values to our members and advertisers. We care about moving fast and delivering impact, without compromising on quality and reliability.

The Impact You’ll Make

You will focus on building new ads products, and you will get the opportunity to make key contributions across our stack. Beyond the technical work, you will get the chance to collaborate with product managers and designers to drive Nextdoor forward. We believe engineers should have a stake in all aspects of product development -- from coming up with the next big ideas to build, through setting expectations and planning roadmaps, to understanding the impact of new features through rigorous data analysis. As your career at Nextdoor develops, you’ll also get the chance to mentor other team members and grow your role toward what you’re most passionate about.

What You’ll Bring to The House

    3+ years of Software Development experience
    Expertise in at least one server side web application language. Java or Python experience is a plus
    Expertise in modern JavaScript/HTML/CSS. Experience with React is a huge plus
    Strong collaboration and communication skills, both verbal and written
    Strong desire to learn new technologies and systems
    Strong desire to learn about the Nextdoor ads business
    Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a dynamic startup environment

Bonus Points

    Previous experience as an Ads/Monetization Engineer