Staff Software Engineer - Full-Stack

New York, NY (Remote) /
StubHub – Software Engineering /
Role: Staff Software Engineer – Full-Stack  
Location: Los Angeles, Irvine, NYC or Remote 

We would like to see someone who has:

    • 7+ years of relevant work experience in software development 
    • 2+ years of experience with React and relevant toolsets/framework ecosystems 
    • Understanding of core JavaScript concepts, and practical experience building robust stateful web applications  
    • Extensive experience in designing large scale web applications across the entire stack using multiple general-purpose programming languages (e.g., C/C++, Java, C#, Javascript), with a proven ability to learn other coding languages, platforms, frameworks, and tools 
    • Demonstrated expertise in building high-quality scalable applications from JS to DB with one or more of the following: REST APIs, GraphQL API, Web Frameworks and one or more Javascript libraries such as React or Vue 
    • Experience designing and developing solutions to complex problems with significant business impact 
    • Hands-on technical leadership experience, and proven ability to coach others resulting in a significant improvement of their capabilities 
    • Proven track record of collaborating across multiple teams, managing technical conflicts, and leading decision making

As a Staff Software Engineer at StubHub, you’ll be able to:

    • Help build a team and cultivate innovation by driving cross-collaboration and executing projects across multiple teams 
    • Lead designs of major services, frameworks, toolsets, and features 
    • Design, develop, test, deploy, and maintain impactful improvements across StubHub's platforms and products 
    • Demonstrate consistently executing with agility resulting in high-quality outcomes. 
    • Manage individual initiative priorities, deadlines, and deliverables 
    • Mentor and train other team members and help many increase their technical capabilities 
    • Foster a culture of inclusion, results-oriented execution, open innovation, and limitless creativity in your team 
    • Champion process and culture improvements within the Engineering organization 

What we offer:

    • An environment where you can quickly grow your skills and knowledge, and have the autonomy to make decisions regarding experiments and tests on a massive scale 
    • A+ compensation package, including stock incentives 
    • Unlimited PTO, 401k, and Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance 
    • Free weekly lunches, a variety of office snacks, cold-brew and kombucha kegs, and team events 
About the Opportunity: 
StubHub is looking for Staff Software Engineers to design, build, and lead the development of the next-generation technologies and complex features that change how millions of users explore, interact with and participate in live events worldwide. You will be part of a highly collaborative cross-functional team including product, design, engineering, data science and analytics. As a Staff Software Engineer, not only you will be at the forefront of tackling significant, ambiguous, and non-trivial challenges, distilling them down to structured execution plans to deliver robust, high-quality and impactful solutions at scale but also, you will be an integral part of developing the team's commercial and product strategy and will be expected to be equally focused on user needs and to exercise good commercial (not just technical) judgement. 

StubHub is committed to being a phenomenal and inclusive place to work. As a Staff Software Engineer, you will not only be a technical leader and innovator, but also a coach who lifts everyone around you and inspires a growth mindset across your team. Our most technical engineers are also the humblest advocates for their team members, and they operate from a place of empathy and inclusion, often teaching the same to their colleagues. Such leadership, along with bias for action, pragmatism, robustness, operational excellence, and high quality of deliverables, are some of the core tenets of this role.  

About the Team:
The Consumer Experience (CX) team is responsible for the end-to-end core product experience for fans looking to discover, buy and sell tickets to their favorite live events through our web and mobile platforms. It sits at the forefront of fulfilling StubHub’s mission to become the go-to destination for access to any live event anywhere in the world by directly impacting the product that millions of fans interact with every day. We are obsessed with understanding our users’ needs and delivering feature innovations, both short-term and long-term, that are as effective as they are enjoyable. We serve a global fan base and aim to deliver an experience that feels personal to every individual by serving a localized experience in over 170 countries around the world, servicing buyers and sellers in 38 currencies and 40 different languages. We believe that diversity of thought and transparency of impact foster the best innovations which is why we are a cross-functional team of specialists in product, design, engineering, and data working closely together with equal voice in ideation and equal access to insights. We work across the entire technological stack leveraging any tool or technology necessary to support web and mobile feature innovation at scale.  

About StubHub: 
We are here for the fans. StubHub is the world’s leading live event marketplace, connecting fans to the most inspiring experiences available. We span over 170 countries around the world, servicing buyers and sellers in 38 currencies and 40 different languages with our StubHub brand in North America and our viagogo brand outside of North America. Come join our team for a front-row row seat to the action.