Tripit - Software Engineer, Senior Job


  • Implement new features and optimize existing ones from database schema to controller-level to UI.
  • Write, own and evangelize automated testing of developed code.
  • Work closely with, and incorporate feedback from product management, interaction designers, and other engineering teams (platform, mobile, quality).
  • Rapidly fix bugs and solve problems.
  • Pro-actively identify ways to make TripIt more robust, scalable and user-friendly.
  • Mentor fellow Platform engineers and suggest innovations and improvements to infrastructure, architecture and process.

    Position Requirements 


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field and 6-8 years of prior software development experience (or Master’s degree and 4-6 years of experience).
  • Strong understanding of web-related technologies (experience developing consumer web applications preferred).
  • Expertise with server-side web frameworks (Python/Django or PHP/Symfony preferred).
  • Deep experience with client-side application development in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Experience with LESS or Sass a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with front-end JavaScript frameworks (e.g. React, Vue.js, Angular, etc.) strongly desired.
  • Experience designing and developing service oriented architectures (SOA, microservices, etc.). You know how to build scalable, robust, and fault-tolerant systems.
  • Strong knowledge of one or more relational databases (e.g. MySQL, Postgres, or Oracle) and familiarity with one or more NoSQL databases.
  • Experience using Docker containers and deploying on cloud infrastructure (i.e. AWS, Azure, Google) is highly desired.
  • Excellent object oriented programmer. You use good design patterns, know how to write good tests, and your code is understandable and maintainable.
  • Natural problem-solver who explores both innovative and pragmatic solutions depending on the challenge.
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication with ability to explain complex technical concepts with ease.
  • Previous experience guiding and mentoring other aspiring engineers.
  • Ability to pass a background check.

    Value Competencies:

    • Displays passion for & responsibility to the customer
    • Hires, develops & rewards great people
    • Displays leadership through innovation in everything you do
    • Displays a passion for what you do and a drive to improve
    • Displays a relentless commitment to win
    • Displays personal & corporate integrity
Application Deadline:

Expired help


Corporate / senior

334 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94107. USA

San Francisco , United States


United States

San Francisco


Corporate / senior

Application Deadline:

Expired help