Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer

Backend, Samd

Posted on 6/4/2024

Whoop

Whoop

501-1,000 employees

Advanced biometric fitness and health wearable

Consumer Goods
Hardware

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Apache Kafka
Java
Postgres
AWS
Requirements
  • Experience with backend development in APIs and interacting with relational databases
  • Experience working with asynchronous workers (Kafka, SQS)
  • Experience writing tests and documenting code
  • Passion for approaching large-scale problems through small, data-informed iterations
  • Experience mentoring engineers in software development best practices
  • Team player who thrives in a fast-paced, data-driven environment
Responsibilities
  • Contribute to backend development using Java, Kafka, Postgres, and other AWS offerings
  • Contribute to new feature ideation, planning, and development
  • Translate feature requirements into actionable tasks and ship often
  • Draft robust documentation to support regulatory compliance
  • Work on scaling challenges that demand high availability and stability
  • Support and mentor engineers around you

WHOOP 4.0 is a fitness and health wearable that utilizes advanced biometric tracking, including skin temperature, blood oxygen levels, and heart rate, to monitor sleep, recovery, training, and health, providing personalized recommendations and coaching feedback. This technology offers in-depth insights and actionable data to optimize performance and well-being.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$416.2M

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

13%

Benefits

Take Time Off: Time outside of the office is important for sleep, strain and recovery! Our PTO plan encourages members to take time off in order to come back refreshed.

Live a Healthy Lifestyle: Our competitive benefits package includes premium medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their dependents. Life and disability insurance are also available.

Feel Invested: In addition to a competitive base salary and 401k, you're eligible to receive stock options to share in the future of WHOOP. Work means more when you have personal stake. You have ownership in what we are building.

Eat Well: Keep hunger at bay with endless snacks in our fully stocked kitchen. Enjoy catered team lunches on Friday, and even a cold brew keg.

Know The Product: We want you to understand and experience the product firsthand. We offer you a WHOOP strap and membership at no cost.

Be Active: Take advantage of our office gym and on-site showers! WHOOP also offers a $500 yearly wellness perk for fitness classes and memberships.

Be Present: It’s important to be present when bringing home a new family member. Take care of your loved ones with 12 weeks paid parental leave, plus an additional 2 weeks to gradually return to work.

Love Where You Work: Sitting in the heart of Fenway, our beautiful office overlooks Fenway Park. A prime location for great food, not to mention catching a Sox game, too!

Work Hard, Play Harder: If we don't already have a club here that fits your lifestyle and interests, you're encouraged to start one. Share your passions with others at work, or discover new ones!