EverQuote: Back End Software Engineer
210 Broadway, Suite 302
Cambridge, MA 02139


EverQuote is seeking a Back End Software Engineer to work in our Cambridge, MA office. Our Software Engineers are responsible for ensuring that EverQuotes traffic teams have the analytics, automation, campaign tools and infrastructure to efficiently drive Internet traffic to our web properties. If you love to code, were looking for you!

You will work collaboratively on developing new features for EverQuotes Python-based reporting and campaign management systems, as well as modifying existing systems as needed.

This role will afford you the opportunities to work on challenging and interesting problems involving large and complex data sets, high-volume traffic, and near-real-time feedback. Our production systems are built with Python and MySQL on Linux platforms with a RESTful API layer for access to our data warehouse. If you have an interest in object-oriented design and want to work with cutting edge technology, join us!

You will:

  • Write exemplary, well-tested code
  • Build new and extend existing traffic acquisition and analytic systems to improve consumer alignment and performance
  • Collaborate with traffic teams and data scientists to develop and automate new and existing traffic acquisition strategies
  • Develop new and maintain existing bidding and campaign management systems
  • Design and implement new features for various Python-based services
  • Help drive strategic thinking about how to evolve online marketing opportunities available to us

You have:

  • Understanding of Python, implementing numerical algorithms
  • Solid background in computer science fundamentals including algorithm design and optimization, threading, data structures
  • Understanding of fundamentals of SQL
  • Production experience in Linux
  • Interest in online business and learning how to make money online
  • Entrepreneurial mindset; sense of urgency and accountability
    Great teamwork skills essential

Why EverQuote?

  • We are one of the fastest growing companies in Boston history
  • Our company is profitable & established. A startup culture without startup anxiety.
  • We employ completely data-driven decision-making
  • We encourage creative thinking and independent responsibilities
  • Lunch catering to the office, company outings to local restaurants, day trips, and more
  • We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, stock options and a relaxed & flexible work environment
  • We have lives outside of work. We are musicians, athletes, filmmakers, gamers, authors, and more.

Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. But you should know, there's no such thing as a 'perfect' candidate. EverQuote is a place where everyone can grow. So however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day.