BigCommerce Company Profile

Senior Software Engineer, JavaScript / React (Ecosystems Team) at BigCommerce (Austin, TX)

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BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast- growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores to support every stage of their growth. Be a member of our Ecosystem Team that powers our billing, partner, and identity platforms. Youll serve as subject matter expert, architect, and evangelist for our front-end development efforts and work with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery. What Youll Do Use React, JavaScript, TypeScript, Ruby, Rails, gRPC, RabbitMQ, Docker, Resque, MySQL, Redis, and a slew of other technologies to help power our platform Build and extend beautifully crafted React applications Serve as a subject-matter expert across the engineering team for front-end architecture. Contribute to and maintain our shared front-end component library Advocate for modern development practices and tools Write code that is performant, maintainable, clear, and concise Support other teams as they migrate legacy front-end and full-stack applications to React Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures Review other engineers code to maintain and improve quality Mentor and level-up junior front-end engineers Support an open, positive, and energised culture Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement Who You Are At least 5 years of professional experience developing in Engineer on SaaS products. At least 5 years of professional experience on JavaScript. At least 3 years of architecting / leading React based projects backed by RESTful APIs. At least 3 years experience with cloud-based SaaS development. Highly Preferred: At least 2-3 years of familiarity with Ruby Familiarity with Agile methodologies and ticketing systems such as JIRA Highly proactive and results-oriented with excellent critical thinking skills Excited to learn new technologies Nice to Haves: DevOps experience, GCP experience, and/or Docker or other containerization technologies Diversity & Inclusion at BigCommerce We have the opportunity to build not only a great business, but a great company, with soul. Our beliefs and commitment to diversity and inclusion are a central part of achieving that. Our dedication to diversity and inclusion is grounded in two things: a moral belief in the dignity, value, and potential of every individual, and a practical belief that diverse, inclusive teams will create the best outcomes for our customers, partners, employees, and company. We welcome everyone to be a part of our journey Perks & Benefits An amazing company culture that doesnt just talk values, but lives them Our Think Big Program encourages and rewards employee-led innovation Employees are empowered to go above and beyond their daily duties to act on ideas that help our customers and/or improve the BigCommerce platform Competitive compensation packages and meaningful stock grants for every employee Comprehensive health insurance coverage that starts on day one A free online store to help you live out your entrepreneurial dreams Time off for volunteering and employee-driven charity events