Backend Java Software Engineer

Palo Alto
Lighthouse is an AI services company that is bringing the technology of the self-driving car into the home. With use of 3D sensors, machine learning and artificial intelligence, we have created the only interactive assistant that can tell you everything you want to know about your life at home in an instant, from anywhere.

We are rapidly expanding our team and are looking for a Software Engineer to join the team!

What you will be doing:

    • Be part of an effective scrum team that loves to get things done
    • Build + maintain integrations with third parties (e.g. MailChimp, Shipstation, Chargebee etc)
    • Develop data analytics tools to generate detailed usage analytics that help guide product development
    • Proactively find interesting metrics for this
    • Extend and evolve our ecommerce solution
    • Build / maintain RPCs to support our AI app
    • Help with troubleshooting / investigating production and customer issues
    • Help build Alexa, Google Now, or IFTTT integrations

About you:

    • Excited to dive in and work hard and learn
    • CS degree and real-world experience with building and consuming web services / REST APIs
    • Strong Java programming skills and familiarity with the Java ecosystem
    • Strong understanding of NoSQL and SQL databases
    • Solid understanding of how to get things done in a Linux environment
    • Understanding of different integration patterns and approaches to application integration, the types of problems that arise etc
    • Solid ability to communicate and work with others
    • Experience integrating with native mobile apps appreciated
    • Experience with payment integrations appreciated

Why you want to work with us:

    • Incredibly intelligent, passionate team (headed by alums from Sebastian Thrun's Stanford lab, Google, Amazon, Apple and Nest)
    • Groundbreaking work
    • Fully paid Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
    • Meaningful equity in an early stage company
    • Well-funded
    • 3 meals a day, 5 days a week
    • Working out of Playground- the workspace of the future