Software Engineer III - Python
Posted on Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Founded in 2012, EasyPost is a YC unicorn whose mission is to make shipping simple for businesses, from garage startups to the Fortune 500. Shipping, now more than ever, is the backbone of the global economy, but integrating the technology-enabled operations of a modern business with the low-tech and complex shipping industry has always been a challenge. EasyPost solves this problem with the first developer-friendly REST API for shipping, and we continue to push boundaries and discover new ways to simplify shipping for all. Our team is rapidly growing, and this is the perfect time to get on board. Join us, and help build the shipping infrastructure of the future.
About the role:
We are looking for a Software Engineer with experience in Python/Go who is comfortable in a polyglot environment to join the EasyPost team. You will be a key member of our small but growing engineering team making important technical decisions that will shape the company's future. If you love solving tough problems in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, then we’d love to meet you.
What you will do:
o Build new features and products for the EasyPost API
o Optimize and build back-end services for performance and scale
o Integrate our software with carriers around the world
o Participate in code designs, planning meetings, and code reviews
o Write high quality software using Python/Go and some Ruby
o Analyze/debug performance issues
o Take ownership of major API features
o 3-5 years of professional software development experience
o Strong experience with Python
o Experience with Ruby preferred, but not required
o Experience with REST, HTTP/HTTPS protocols
o Ownership of integrating 3rd party APIs a plus
o Strong desire to work in a fast-paced, start-up environment with multiple releases a day
o A passion for working as part of a team - you love connecting and collaborating with others
What We Offer:
o Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
o Competitive compensation package and equity
o 401(k) match
o Monthly work from home stipend of $50 net
o Flexible work schedule and paid time off
o Collaborative culture with a supportive team
o A great place to work with unlimited growth opportunities
o The opportunity to make massive contributions at a hyper-growth company
o Make an impact on a product helping ship millions of packages per day
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"EasyPost is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law."
To be considered for this position, you must be authorized and based in the United States.