Summary

Have you been looking to join a team that gives you the power to create and launch game-changing new products, travel around the world, and work alongside smart and creative entrepreneurs? Then look no further :)

AppSumo is hiring a Senior Software Engineer to help us improve virtually every aspect of our business. This will include things like working with the team to make data-driven decisions, to collaborating on a software marketplace, to developing a personalized machine learning platform.

 

What We Do

AppSumo is the tool every entrepreneur should have in their arsenal.

We help millions of entrepreneurs start, build, and manage their business by partnering with and sharing industry-recognized SAAS tools. We’ve worked with hundreds of companies, including Evernote, Dropbox, and Mailchimp, to help them become the next big thing.

With our 7 year track record of successful partnerships and product launches, we’re looking to grow the subscription side of our business, which includes our new loyalty program, AppSumo Plus.

And now we’re looking to take AppSumo to the next level. That’s where you, an experienced developer, comes in. We believe in full flexibility, working on awesome projects, and having fun at work.

 

Who We Are

Our team is stacked with alumni from MIT, Facebook, Microsoft, Google, and successful entrepreneurs, you’ll be surrounded by some of the smartest people you’ve ever had fun with.

 

About This Role

We’re looking for a new teammate who loves solving problems, has a track record of success in this field, and loves learning new things in their spare time. You like to work with an MVP framework and improve from there. You’ll be working in a fast-paced role with multiple projects going on at once.

You’ll have experience on both front and back end development as well as fluency in the Python and Django. You may also be knowledgeable with PHP, Java, Ruby on Rails, Node, Python, and Go. You have managed and sorted through databases in the past, running queries, and creating metrics dashboards. We like to give you freedom and autonomy to push your projects forward and take an active leadership role in the company. You prefer to take a task and run with it instead of having your hand held throughout the process.

Here are just a few of the things you may be working on:

  • Building out the development roadmap with our Head of Engineering that takes into account the needs of various departments to grow the company successfully.
  • Helping to develop a machine learning product recommendation engine that will guide buyers towards the products best suited to their business needs.
  • Collaborating on a software marketplace that gives members the ability to create accounts, purchase products, enroll in our subscriptions, and more.
  • Meet with the Product Designer to develop and ship out the latest features and builds on our site that provide an incredible user experience for our members.

 

Your Pay and Benefits

We believe that anyone worth having is worth paying well for. Which is why we offer top pay for the industry. You’ll be recognized as a key member of our team as you help to shape the future of AppSumo and Briefcase. We treat all of our teammates like adults and trust that when you have something to do, you’ll get it done. To compliment that, if you need to run an errand, hit the gym, met a friend for lunch, for want to work from home, you’re encouraged to. You’ll also have unlimited vacation days to go on adventures, visit friends, explore a new country, or fly home to see family. As for your work environment, you’ll have access to a fully stocked kitchen, bar, and fridge, paid lunches every day, and Friday Happy Hours! Did we mention weekly massages at the office? Yeah, those too!

We also go on two company trips each year with the team. Most recently, this was to a mansion (with a private chef and bartender) in Costa Rica where we ATV’ed, rode horses on the beach, sailed on a catamaran, deep sea fished, and scuba dived.

We don't care about your resume - we care about your passion. Good work leaves behind breadcrumbs. And if you’ve got the talent and desire to create great work, you’re going to have an amazing experience with AppSumo.

If this sounds like something you'd be interested, send us your github or links to your favorite projects.

Let's do this :)

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