Full Stack Software Engineer – Technical Lead *

San Francisco

You are a passionate technical team leader who enjoys hard challenges. You want to manage yet still stay technical and provide hands on design and coding mentorship. You don't get frustrated with fuzzy requirements, you thrive with them. You don't mind getting your hands dirty if you have to and have a do whatever it takes attitude. You are someone who works across the stack but has a passion for building out scalable and elegant user interfaces.


    • Mentor a team of software engineers, including task planning and code review
    • Work with abstract requirements and lead the project to completion with concrete definitions
    • Mentor junior engineers, sharing knowledge via code reviews and mentoring relationship
    • Provide consultation for design decisions across the team
    • Responsible for project estimation, timeline, milestone definitions
    • Work with at-scale RDBMS such as SQL Server, Oracle, or MySQL on an internet scale application


    • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
    • 1 year of experience as a Software Engineer or similar 
    • Will accept BS + 3 in lieu of MS + 1
    • Experience designing high availability, secure distributed systems 
    • Experience working with an at-scale Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) such as SQL Server, Oracle, or MySQL on an internet-scale application
    • Experience with REST, SOAP, and Web service technologies
    • Experience debugging at-scale production transaction processing systems
    • Experience developing automated unit and integration tests
    • Experience creating in-memory database and caching solutions

Our Culture

    • Ownership focused
    • Collaborative environment with passionate entrepreneurial engineers
    • Focus on education and personal development
    • Passionate about not just quick development, but correct development

Why Work Here

    • Competitive compensation structure
    • Full medical, dental, and vision
    • 401K plan
    • Members of the One Medical network
    • Fully stocked kitchen and bar
    • Dog friendly office
    • Excellent work/life balance
    • Be a part of the Commerce revolution with us

Everyone on the team is bright and passionate and driven. We are entrepreneurial and spend our time dreaming up projects that we could work on and that sometimes becomes hackathons we do together. We are also a very social bunch - happy hours, bouldering, hikes. There is a strong sense of learning on the team as well. We keep our tech up to date, and have a solid mentorship model (you learn a ton).

We help good brands become great! Symphony Commerce simplifies the way businesses sell online. Our proprietary platform eliminates the need for multiple technologies and vendors to deliver a beautifully branded experience every time. Shopping on our websites is faster, easier, and provides seamless customer transactions including fulfillment, shipping, and communications. Our results redefine ecommerce as a service: suddenly, businesses can affordably deliver shopping experiences previously unachievable by mid-market brands. With Symphony, brands get a comprehensive solution that integrates multi-channel ecommerce technology with best-in-class commerce infrastructure. They also enjoy transparent pricing, significant cost savings (with no upfront fees) and a platform that scales seamlessly with growth.

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