Senior Software Engineer, Core

San Francisco /
Engineering /
Senior Software Engineer, Core 

About AllTrails 

AllTrails is the most trusted and used outdoors platform in the world. We help people explore the outdoors with hand-curated trail maps along with photos, reviews, and user recordings crowdsourced from our community of millions of registered hikers, mountain bikers, and trail runners in 150 countries. AllTrails is frequently ranked as a top-5 Health and Fitness app and has been downloaded by over 30 million people worldwide. 

Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems so that we can get more people outside having healthy, authentic experiences and a deeper appreciation of the outdoors. Join us!  

What You’ll Be Doing:

    • Design, build, and implement new services and features within the full stack all with great UX
    • Work at all layers of the stack, from AWS/Ruby on Rails/SQL to React/HTML/CSS
    • Take end to end ownership and responsibility for architecture, deployment, and maintenance of product features
    • Coordinate tasks with your teammates and collaborate with the entire company to refine requirements to deliver the best product to our customersIdentify and squash bugs
    • Analyze and optimize client-side UI and server-side API code for efficiency and performance
    • Diagnose and optimize poor performing and slow SQL queries 


    • 6+ years software engineering experience
    • 3+ years Ruby/Rails or Python/Django, Flask experience
    • 2+ years React experienceFamiliarity with the entire stack - web servers, the application layer, caching, databases
    • Understanding of MySQL or other relational and non relational databases
    • Proficiency with Git/Github or other distributed version control systems
    • Experience with AWS services including EKS, CloudFront, S3, Route53
    • Self motivation and a deep sense of pride in your work
    • Passion for the outdoors
    • Comfort with ambiguity, and an instinct for moving quickly
    • Humility, empathy and open-mindedness - no egos

Bonus Points:

    • Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes, and CI/CD tools
    • Experience with Monitoring, Logging, Reporting and Alerting frameworks like New Relic and Datadog
    • Deep understanding of SEO best practices
    • Mapping/GIS experienceExperience with responsive layouts and frameworks such as Material-UI or Bootstrap

Our Commitment to You:

    • A competitive and equitable compensation plan. This is a full-time, salaried position that includes equity.
    • Physical & mental well-being including health, dental and vision benefits + a monthly stipend for wellness expenses.
    • Trail Days: First Friday of each month off to hit the trails!
    • Unlimited PTO
    • Flexible parental leave 
    • Remote employee equipment stipend to create a great remote work environment.
    • Annual continuing education stipend.
    • Discounts on subscription and merchandise for you and your friends & family.
    • An authentic investment in you as a human being and your career as a professional.
Nature celebrates you just the way you are and so do we! At AllTrails we’re passionate about nurturing an inclusive workplace that values diversity. It’s no secret that companies that are diverse in background, age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, ethnicity, and perspective are proven to be more successful. We’re focused on creating an environment where everyone can do their best work and thrive.