BigCommerce, named a "Best Place to Work" in Austin 2017 is looking for a Software Engineer II (Ruby) who wants to join a truly diverse, well-established, fast-paced team in the exciting and rapidly growing e-commerce industry.

What You’ll Do

Be a member of our Billing and Provisioning team developing features and APIs that power our platform for merchants and partners. You’ll be working with team members and product owners creating solutions that collect and process payments, provision services, and expose related functionality via APIs. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery.

  • Use Ruby, Rails, gRPC, JavaScript, RabbitMQ, Docker, Resque, MySQL, Redis, and a slew of other technology to help power our platform
  • Build integrations with 3rd party SOAP/REST APIs that can span multiple codesets/services, fail gracefully, and be highly extensible
  • Write code that is performant, maintainable, clear, and concise
  • Collaborate with our product and design teams to define feature specifications and timelines
  • Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures
  • Participate in code reviews to maintain and improve quality
  • Support an open, positive, and energized culture
  • Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement

Who You Are

  • At least 2 years of professional experience as a Software Engineer
  • At least 1 years of professional experience with Ruby / Ruby on Rails
  • Comfortable with full-stack development
  • Desire to work in a collaborative, open environment on an Agile team as a contributor
  • Highly proactive and results-oriented with excellent critical thinking skills
  • Excited to learn new technologies
  • Experience with relational databases and external services integrations (SOAP & REST APIs)
  • Experience with eCommerce, distributed queuing systems, SaaS platforms, highly desirable
  • Experience working on a credit card or subscription billing system including PCI/DSS security concerns a plus

Inside BigCommerce

BigCommerce is a robust, flexible commerce platform that provides established and emerging brands with everything they need to launch, promote, manage and scale a successful online store.BigCommerce merchants earn more than retailers on competitive commerce solutions thanks to advanced features, better site performance and streamlined business processes. Founded in 2009, the company has received more than $100 million in funding from SoftBank Capital, American Express, Telstra Ventures, General Catalyst, Revolution Growth and FLOODGATE. BigCommerce supports thousands of retailers around the world from its offices in San Francisco, Austin and Sydney.

We’re a team of smart, passionate and talented people on a mission to democratize commerce. If you’re looking to work with industry leaders and love what you do, we want to hear from you!

Perks & Benefits

  • An amazing company culture that doesn’t just talk values, but lives them
  • Open vacation policy for salaried team members and generous accrual vacation policy for hourly team members, + paid sick time
  • Competitive compensation packages and meaningful stock grants for every employee
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage that starts on day one
  • Fully stocked kitchens and craft beers (don’t worry, we also subsidize gym memberships)
  • Four especially cool offices in Austin, San Francisco and Sydney
  • A free online store to help you live out your entrepreneurial dreams
  • Employee-driven teambuilding activities like paintball, rock climbing, social sports leagues, hackathons, movie nights, river floats, etc.
  • Time off for volunteering and employee-driven charity events