Full-Time

Software Engineer

Discovery

Updated on 5/9/2024

WhatNot

WhatNot

501-1,000 employees

Livestream shopping platform with buyer protection

Consumer Goods

Senior

Seattle, WA, USA + 5 more

Required Skills
Elixir
Python
JavaScript
Data Structures & Algorithms
AWS
Development Operations (DevOps)
Requirements
  • 4+ years of software engineering experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of at least 3 languages (Python, Elixir, JavaScript)
  • Excellent product instincts
  • Experience in shipping products and features quickly
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable working across the stack (backend and frontend)
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Proven track record of delivering features
  • Product Management experience
  • AWS/DevOps experience
  • Startup experience at a high-growth company
Responsibilities
  • Building the best user experience for finding and engaging with relevant content on the platform
  • Focusing on taxonomy, browse experience, search and recommendations algorithms, and content understanding
  • Making data-informed decisions and shipping quickly to benefit users

This company offers a dynamic work environment that thrives on technology-driven solutions for livestream shopping, setting a standard in real-time transactional integrity. With investment backing from prominent figures like Andreessen Horowitz and YC Continuity, it provides a robust platform for career growth in e-commerce technology. Furthermore, the emphasis on seller vetting and buyer protection makes it an ethical workplace dedicated to maintaining high standards of user safety and satisfaction.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$464.7M

Headquarters

Marina del Rey, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

61%

2 year growth

255%

Benefits

Competitive base salary and stock options

Unlimited Vacation Policy and No Meeting Holidays

Health Insurance options including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short term disability & Long term Disability

Work From Home Support

Up to $500 monthly to spend within Whatnot App

Care benefits