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Senior Backend Software Engineer
Core Services
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • There's a focus on quality in everything you deliver from code, to architecture, to group messages
  • Detail oriented internally and externally. You love to build accurate mental models of how things work
  • Focused on seeking out contrasting opinions so you can learn and grow
  • Resourceful enough to get the answers you need independently while savvy enough to develop solutions collaboratively
  • Comfortable in both scrappy and entrepreneurial environments, as well as more sophisticated and later-stage organizations
  • You think critically and objectively; have excellent problem solving skills and the ability to make quick decisions based on business demands
  • Strong mentoring and coaching skills. You enjoy providing long-term career guidance for your team members
  • High energy and action-oriented with a passion for getting things done in complex environments
  • Strong communication skills. You are articulate and persuasive while able to listen and incorporate the perspectives of others
  • Results orientated with a strong work ethic. Must be tenacious, with the emotional intelligence to know when to push harder and when to look for alternative approaches
  • Committed to furthering the core corporate mission of The Farmer's Dog
  • Rule-based pricing
  • Product and subscription recommendations
  • Order scheduling (to make sure the dogs never run out of food!)
  • Product taxonomy and subscription modeling to support our personalized, continuity-based subscription model
  • Developing new services to support our scale and future product innovations
  • 5+ years of experience working professionally with backend web technologies (preferably in e-commerce)
  • Solid data modeling skills for assessing and expanding our domain
  • Strong architectural experience working at scale
  • Experience mentoring other engineers
  • Our stack is top-to-bottom JavaScript (and TypeScript); a background with Node.js is preferred
The Farmer's Dog

201-500 employees

Human-grade dog food delivery service
Company Overview
The Farmer's dog's mission is to turn unconditional love for dogs into uncomplicated care which starts with what you put in their bowl. The company is using quality and safety standards never before seen in the industry — and the result is fresh food that’s safe enough for humans to eat, but that’s nutritionally complete and balanced for dogs.
  • Competitive compensation & equity packages
  • Health, dental, & vision
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Flexible PTO
  • Employee discount
Company Core Values
  • Deliver joy
  • Be authentic
  • Seek better
  • Act boldly
  • Play team