Stitch Fix’s messaging infrastructure team is hiring for empathetic, curious engineers to join our growing team. This team is part of our core platform organization. Stitch Fix has a micro service oriented architecture with messaging being at the center of all data exchange. Our platform serves about 70 million messages a day. Success in this role requires an understanding of the technologies, Stitch Fix’s ecosystem as well as an in understanding the needs and challenges faced by engineers using our platform. We are a distributed team that collaborates across 3 time-zones, and we love building relationships that enable everyone to learn & ask questions.
Are enthusiastic about technology
Are motivated by solving problems and finding creative solutions
Are respectful, empathetic, and curious
Thrive in collaborative teams with a shared goal
Believe in autonomy & taking initiative
Have roughly 4+ years of professional programming experience.
Are comfortable programming in Ruby and/or GoLang
Have experience leading projects with 2-4 engineers
Have experience with microservice architectures
Have experience with RabbitMQ and/or Kafka
OUR TEAM ...
Builds scalable, reliable platform which is central to Stitch Fix’s success
Empowers Stitch Fix engineering to build features our clients love and not be concerned with the underpinning platform
Enjoys pair-programming with our direct teammates.
Partners closely with other engineering teams to identify future needs and current use cases
Solves business problems that frequently (not always) involve writing code
Is responsible for the ongoing health and maintenance of the apps, services we build
Iterates on our agile process to help us build better software
YOU'LL LOVE WORKING AT STITCH FIX BECAUSE WE...
Are a successful, vibrant, fast-growing company
Are a technologically and data-driven business.
Are at the forefront of tech and fashion, redefining shopping for the next generation.
Are passionate about our clients and live/breathe the client experience.
Get to be creative every day.
Have a smart, experienced, and diverse leadership team that wants to do it right & is open to new ideas.
Full support for remote work—and you get to visit our San Francisco office every few months to connect with your peers and partners, whenever it’s safe to travel again.
Offer transparent, equitable, and competitive compensation based on your level to help eliminate bias in salaries, as well as equity and comprehensive health benefits.
Are serious about our commitment to life-work balance, and have generous parental leave policies.
Curious to learn more about our team? We’re looking forward to reviewing your application and having the opportunity to learn more about you!
This job is not available anymore...
This job has been filled or removed by Stitch Fix.
... but we can help you!
You can leave your email address and we will send you an email when there is a new Lead Software Engineer - Messaging Infrastructure job post.