Staff Software Engineer
Platform
Updated on 2/10/2024
Turo

1,001-5,000 employees

Nationwide car rental marketplace
Company Overview
Turo is a car rental marketplace where travelers can book any car they want, wherever they want it, from a nationwide community of local car owners. Turo's mission is to reinvent the car rental experience and put the world's one billion cars to better use.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$577.3M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

31%

2 year growth

113%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Ruby
Java
Terraform
Development Operations (DevOps)
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 7+ years experience shipping high-scale code to production
  • Fluent in at least one language - e.g., Java, Python, Ruby, Go, or C
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, database concepts, distributed systems, and search
  • Experience with logging, monitoring and alerting systems and tools
  • Bachelor's/Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field (Bonus)
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with product engineering and devops teams to develop Turo into a scalable service
  • Generate maintainable, high-quality code, conduct thorough testing, engage in collaborative code reviews, and oversee the shipping process
  • Identify opportunities for enhancing and scaling our architecture and application design
  • Create tools and utilities for diagnosing and resolving issues within the system
  • Ensure proper technical design and documentation
  • Operate effectively in a dynamic and expanding environment, adapting to constant change, where fluid processes and creative solutions are valued
  • Apply your skills to elevate the technical standards and provide guidance on architectural decisions
  • Lead significant projects and concurrently provide mentorship to fellow team engineers
Desired Qualifications
  • Curious about container orchestration systems such as kubernetes and infrastructure as code tools such as terraform