Solutions Engineer
Posted on 2/7/2024
Chord

11-50 employees

API-first composable commerce platform
Company Overview
Chord distinguishes itself in the e-commerce industry by offering a composable commerce platform with an API-first approach, ensuring high adaptability and seamless integration for direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands. Their proprietary data modeling addresses a critical market need by providing standardized, accurate, and reliable data across all departments, enhancing decision-making processes. This focus on data integrity and flexibility positions Chord as a valuable partner for modern brands looking to tailor unique customer experiences while maintaining a robust and consistent data foundation.
Consumer Software
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$51.2M

Founded

2020

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Datadog
Sentry
Heroku
JavaScript
React.js
Git
Ruby on Rails
Jest
Segment
TypeScript
AWS
Next.js
REST APIs
Development Operations (DevOps)
CircleCI
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Proficiency in Javascript and Typescript
  • Experience working with Node and React/Redux-based frameworks
  • Skill in authoring and maintaining GraphQL or RESTful-based APIs
  • Expertise in writing tests with tools such as Jest, Cypress, and React Testing Library
  • Experience publishing and maintaining JS libraries
  • Experience with CI/CD and DevOps tools like Github, Sentry, and CircleCI
  • Excellent communication skills; experience successfully working with customers directly
Responsibilities
  • Implement our Chord Analytics SDK on customer websites and validate event capture
  • Design and build the Chord Analytics SDK to address bugs, add new features, and improve performance
  • Analyze and resolve technical issues that arise during production operations
  • Contribute to technical design discussions and proposals that improve our team's culture, processes, or architecture
  • Collaborate within a cross-functional project and operations team to execute product plans and achieve company goals
  • Learn and practice Chord’s engineering principles through pairing sessions with developers
  • Support the growth of engineers around you
  • Contribute to tutorials and documentation that our customers will love using
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficiency in Ruby on Rails and common frameworks/integrations such as Solidus, RSpec, FactoryBot
  • DevOps experience with Heroku, AWS (Lambda, API Gateway, RDS)
  • Experience creating metrics and monitors in Datadog
  • Experience with static website libraries such as Gatsby and NextJS
  • Skill in building integrations using middleware platforms such as Segment
  • Background working with payment processors such as Stripe and Braintree
  • Familiarity with modern CMS systems like Contentful or Sanity
  • Hands-on experience with complex ecommerce experience is a big plus