Eventbrite is hiring a

Software Engineer I - Creator Acquisition

Full-Time
Remote
THE CHALLENGE
Eventbrite’s self-service platform enables event organizers to seamlessly plan, promote, and ticket millions of events every year. As our business continues to grow and scale, so do the  challenges we’re asked to solve so that we can deliver on our mission of bringing the world together through live experiences.

THE TEAM
The Creator Acquisition team is focused on helping people find and get started creating events on Eventbrite. We work closely with Marketing, SEO specialists, and other Product teams to optimize our site for paid and organic search traffic, including building tools for the creation of landing pages, running UI experiments, and supporting several key backend services. The team is composed of front-end engineers, backend engineers, a product manager, a designer, and an engineering manager.

We take an agile and collaborative approach to our work using the scrum framework. We meet daily to share progress and identify impediments, hone our skills through code reviews and pairing, perform demos of the code we ship, and retrospect so that we continue to learn and grow with each other. Eventbrite Engineering is a people-focused Engineering organization: we value working together to solve big problems and we support an active culture of mentorship and inclusion.

THE ROLE
As a Software Engineer II on the Creator Acquisition team, you will touch all layers of our code, gain exposure across our platform, and work with stakeholders throughout the company. You might be making CSS changes one day and performing load testing of a remote Python service the next. You’ll rely on your existing full-stack knowledge base, your growth mindset, and your teammates to deliver on ambitious goals. You'll mentor other engineers and contribute to a robust learning culture. You'll be proactive, curious, and accessible.

THE SKILL SET

  • You have 1+ years of experience building applications at scale in at least one popular programming language, such as Python, Javascript, PHP, Ruby, C#, etc.
  • You have 1+ years of experience using some form of web framework: Django, Express, Rails, etc.
  • You have 1+ years of experience using a SQL database.
  • You are an efficient, practical programmer with a record of designing and producing dependable code
  • You care about making sure your code is maintainable and well tested
  • Strong oral and written communication skills (Slack, email, documentation, etc.)
  • Ownership mindset and ability to be part of an on-call rotation

BONUS POINTS

  • Experience with Python/Django and React/Redux
  • Knowledge of search engine algorithms and crawlers
  • Experience working in a container environment like Docker
  • Familiarity with continuous integration tools like CircleCI
  • Experience working with cloud technologies (AWS preferred)

WHAT WE OFFER
At Eventbrite, we strive to support our Britelings and their loved ones through different stages of life with robust and attractive benefits, financial and physical wellness options, and great perks.
In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock, we have other great benefits available. In the Briteland, you’ll find great medical plans, fertility and adoption benefits, wellness reimbursement, generous parental leave, on-site services, and much more.

We care about your mental health and wellbeing
Our employees enjoy free coaching sessions with Modern Health. We also offer free therapy sessions with a psychologist. You’ll also have access to private medical insurance for you and your family, that includes dental care. And if you like sports, we have our wellness program to pay for your gym expenses.
Ongoing training and career development is an important part of our culture
We offer unlimited access to courses in Udemy, language exchange programs, internal training, Briteling talks, workshops and weekly sessions with our CEO
Work-life balance is extremely important to us
Our employees can choose what works best for them: work in one of our offices, be fully remote or the best of both worlds! We believe in a flexible working environment to allow Britelings to perform at their best ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have recently implemented Britebreak Fridays: all Britelings turn off their computers and take the first Friday of every month off to focus on their wellbeing.


ABOUT EVENTBRITE
Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of nearly one million event creators in over 180 countries. Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events. The Eventbrite platform provides an intuitive, secure, and reliable service that enables creators to plan and execute their live and online events, whether it's an annual culinary festival attracting thousands of foodies, a professional webinar, a weekly yoga workshop or a youth dance class. With over 300 million tickets distributed to more than 4 million experiences in 2019, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love.

IS THIS ROLE NOT AN EXACT FIT?


Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


Eventbrite believes that vaccines are one of the most powerful tools to fight COVID-19 and save lives. It aligns to our mission to bring the world back together through live experiences. Proof of completed COVID-19 vaccination will be required for all US applicants and employees to enter any Eventbrite office and/or interact in a physical setting with Eventbrite employees. Eventbrite will consider exceptions to this policy for medical or religious reasons on an individualized basis. 

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