Title: Senior Backend Engineer | Brand Platform
Reports to: Engineering Manager
Employment Type: Based on preference, we offer full-time + benefits, or contract to hire.
Join the LTK Family! As a part of the Brand Platform Engineering team, you will help us on our mission to be the largest digital marketing platform powered by influencers. Our platform currently empowers over 5,000 brands across the globe to engage with their desired audience through our network of over 100,000 influencers. We are looking for talented senior developers who are passionate about tackling challenging features and interesting problems at scale. You'll be working with a team of highly motivated and fast-moving professionals focused on creating an innovative new marketplace platform to connect brands to the right influencers through proprietary data and actionable insight.
Architecting and developing web, software, and mobile apps.
Building enterprise level system integrations.
Coming up with feasible and practical solutions to tough problems.
Write very high-quality code that is robust and easy to maintain with tests.
Drive tasks to completion and take ownership of projects.
Work and succeed in a fast-paced and agile development environment.
Identify and drive improvements to our software and development processes.
Conduct peer design/code reviews.
Work with distributed teams across different time zones.
Technical subject matter expert, who mentors fellow engineers, demonstrates technical experience and leads teams in solving challenging problems.
5+ years of software development experience.
History of designing and building highly scalable distributed systems and processes in a cloud environment.
Experience with AWS systems such as ECS, Lambda, and RDS (among others).
Experience working in a containerized environment (preferably Docker).
3+ years of experience writing services in Golang.
Have built scalable internal and public-facing APIs (REST, JSON, HTTP).
Experience integrating 3rd party API's (REST, OAuth).
Comfortable shipping code multiple times per day.
Strong technical leadership and mentoring skills.
Ability to model and conceptualize the integrations across complex systems.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Nice to have:
Experience with EMR, Redshift, S3, Glue ETL (Scala), Athena
Experience with eCommerce platforms like Shopify and BigCommerce.
Experience designing or building cart and checkout systems.
Proven experience designing and scaling relational databases.
Knowledge of domain-driven design.
Perks & Benefits
What's in it for you?
Interesting problems to solve
Competitive comp and benefits including medical, dental, and vision
Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
Wellness benefits including workout from home with our live Virtual Fitness Classes!
401k retirement plan with LTK matching contribution
Flexible work schedule plus Summer Fridays (Workday ends at 3pm)
Virtual Company Happy Hours and Virtual Team Events!
Disrupting the retail industry!
What you have to look forward to when you work or visit for team huddles at a LTK Office:
Fully stocked bars and kitchen (free snacks all day!)
Catered meals weekly
Monthly Chair massages
Laidback office environment
Monthly themed Happy Hours!
Free access to state of the art gym while working in or visiting our Dallas HQ
Free Covered Parking on-site while working in or visiting our Dallas HQ