Senior Full Stack Engineer

VIDA is a Google Ventures and Y Combinator backed e-commerce platform that captures an artist’s creative vision and enables them to create sellable products in minutes; allowing customers to purchase unique items from anywhere in the world.  We manage on-demand production and manufacturing processes and work with thousands of artists from over 2,500 cities globally. VIDA is growing rapidly; doubling our revenues every 3+ months.

We are looking for a Senior Full Stack Engineer to join the team and contribute to our suite of web applications & microservices that will empower our artists to create and share their paintings & photography as fashion, accessories and more.  You’ll work with teams across VIDA on features and systems that will power our growth; researching and implementing solutions to give designers, customers and internal users the best VIDA experience possible. Our patent pending, visualization technology is just one step toward our future capabilities such as laser cutting, 3D draping and printing.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

This position will offer an opportunity to design and develop web applications, microservices, and infrastructure as code.  As one of the team’s leaders, you’ll have early input on features, UX and look-and-feel as well as database & systems design.  VIDA has a polyglot, microservices architecture which supports creating custom web applications, data processing pipelines and systems integrations in the language best suited for the solution.  This role will work directly with the Studio, Marketing and Operations teams to define and create software tools and services.

 

SKILLS

Javascript, React, Koa, Node.js, Ruby, Java and Spring

MongoDB, ElasticSearch, RabbitMQ, Docker, Docker Compose and Kubernetes

Web Services, OOA&D, Unit Testing, Integration Testing

 

NICE TO HAVES

Familiarity with Auth0, Google Cloud, ImageMagick and CircleCI

Technical Experience with Ava, JUnit, Mockito, Mocha, Chai Http, Liquid

Prior experience in e-commerce, design, fashion, print production and / or early-stage startups

 

WE LOOK FOR PEOPLE WHO

Create new paths and solutions, rather than follow the crowd

Are honest, open, respectful, and responsible

Work hard and actively contribute

Appreciate beautiful design and craftsmanship

Care about their impact in the world

 

LOCATION

San Francisco

 

ABOUT THE COMPANY

We are a well-funded, seed-stage company, backed by Google Ventures, Azure Capital, and Slow Ventures, among others. The company was launched in 2014 and has grown over 10x in the past 18 months. We are a group of ambitious, somewhat idealistic, highly creative, and thoughtful people, bringing experience and learnings from Square, Dropbox, BetaBrand, Stella & Dot, Nordstrom, Threadless, Everlane, and Etsy. We’re a mission-driven company that cares about the impact we create across the globe and the legacy each of us leaves behind.

Email Us at careers@shopvida.com

(please include your resume and LinkedIn in the email)