Namely: Senior Software Engineer
195 Broadway, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10007

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Employee Testimonials

Stephen Chapman
Rhiannon Lococo

Namely is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to build reliable, scalable, and maintainable services for our HR, payroll and benefits platform.

Responsibilities

  • Implementing and maintaining containerized gRPC services and deploying these services to Kubernetes on AWS
  • Collaborating with the various Namely Labs teams (Product, Design, and Engineering) to design APIs that support new or enhanced product features
  • Designing and implementing migration strategies for legacy code to move existing functionality out of our monoliths, and into modern services
  • Designing and contributing features to our shared libraries, which provide core functionality used by all of our services
  • Mentoring other engineers on the team
  • Supporting production services on a rotation
  • Reviewing design docs and pull requests for relevant services and repositories
  • Supporting other engineering organizations, such as SRE and SDET, as they bring in new platform features and testing technologies

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience overall writing production software using a server-side language such as Go, C#, Ruby, or JavaScript
  • Experience designing and developing APIs
  • Experience with relational data modeling, and in-depth knowledge of an RDBMS
  • Experience developing web applications
  • Experience writing maintainable unit tests
  • Experience with web technologies such as HTTP, JSON, etc.
  • Working knowledge of security best practices
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Nice to Have

  • Experience using Docker and Kubernetes in production
  • Experience with Protobuf / gRPC
  • Experience working on distributed systems
  • Experience working with Redis or Kafka
  • Experience with ES2015+, React, and Redux
  • Experience with AWS (S3, EC2, SQS, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Payroll/HR Software

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About Namely

Namely is the first HR, payroll, and benefits platform employees actually love to use. People are at the center of everything we dofrom our platform to our staff. Why join us? We believe every company and every employee deserves a great workplace, supported by HR technology they use and love. Most importantly, we believe in giving you the tools you need to do the best work of your career.

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Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Stephen Chapman
Stephen Chapman
Account Executive

Sales runs in my family and I always knew it interested me, so I thought I’d give it a try. Now, I get to talk to so many different people across different industries and learn all their outlooks on the HR space. 

Rhiannon Lococo
Rhiannon Lococo
Sr. Product Manager

I never thought about how much SQL I would learn in my role! Going into the role, I thought it was a lot more about qualitative conversations, but every product decision we make needs to be backed by data. I need to be able to show exactly why we’re doing what we’re doing