Job Post

Backend Engineer

Robin
11 Farnsworth St., 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02210

Robin was started in 2014 as a spinoff of a digital agency. In touring clients offices, we saw an opportunity to tackle workplace hurdles everyone encountered: meetings were constantly rescheduled due to overbooking and stolen rooms; people lacked the right office space for tasks at hand - something had to give. Five years later, we're tackling the workplace experience one square foot at a time.


Based in Boston, we're 70 crewmates going on 140. We have remote colleagues from California to Lithuania. Robin's team includes foodies, sculptors, writers, artists, athletes, sneakerheads, hikers, skiers, skaters, runners, and more. We're all united behind the idea of making thousands of offices around the world (like HubSpot, Shopify, and Kayak) more enjoyable places to walk into each day.


As a Backend Engineer, youll spend the majority of your time improving Robins API and web services, creating new products and features, and helping architect a scalable services-oriented architecture. Our engineering team isn't married to specific technologies or languages. Choosing the right tool for the job (even if we have to learn it first) is a strong part of our team culture.


A great candidate will have knowledge of Java, PHP, Go, Node, or other common server-side languages. Knowledge of dev-ops, service-oriented architecture, queues (e.g. Kafka, AWS SQS) and databases are also a great foundation. We value a strong understanding of DDD concepts, SOLID principles, and an ability to design and build packages in a modular, scalable way.


We regularly contribute to open source community, and encourage everyone on our team to do the same.

About our engineering team:

  • We are a group of hard-working, self-driven developers
  • Were hungry to learn and we invest time in teaching each other
  • We encourage frequent feedback from every person on the team
  • Were always looking to improve our codewe embrace the do it right mentality
  • We work with multiple technologies and languages, and are willing to pick up something new to get the job done


Were creating the smart office of the future. Wed love to have you be a part of it.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are ADA compliant and handicap accessible.



Category: Software Engineering/QA
Full-time

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