Full Stack Engineer

Palo Alto
Software
Full-time
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 Full Stack Software Engineer to join the team! In this role you be the primary owner of all aspects of our website and will be responsible for building out the Lighthouse public API.

What you will be doing:

    • Maintain and run our website
    • Implement technical components of A/B tests
    • Get us to the top of the first page when you google “Lighthouse” -  (Lead the technical management of SEO and SEM tools.)
    • Make it easy for non-technical people to deploy content changes
    • Rebuild the woocommerce ecommerce site
    • Build the Lighthouse API and smarthome device integrations
    • Build out and constantly monitor and tweak analytics to ensure we’re maximizing our website configuration and ad spent
    • Extend our web-based video annotation tool

About you:

    • Excited to dive in and work hard and learn
    • CS degree
    • Experience setting up websites with CMS frameworks and tracking
    • Strong front-end development skills (HTML5 (e.g. Bootstrap), CSS3 (e.g. LESS), and JavaScript (jQuery))
    • Has built a real website, ideally using AWS
    • Should be able to pick up new languages and frameworks very rapidly
    • Strong backend Java skills, or equivalent in another language and willing to switch to java
    • Experience with relational and NoSQL databases
    • Experience implementing APIs / web services using popular frameworks (e.g. Spring) and associated technologies
    • Experience integrating with native mobile apps

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