Software Engineer

Movoto Real Estate is a well-funded startup with a new full-service online brokerage that has already enabled millions of people to buy and sell their homes by connecting them to the best real estate agents in the business. Our primary focus is on customer success and our business model ensures that we only succeed when our customers do. As we extend our business, we are looking for a Software Engineer to create and launch innovative processes that lead support of our Engineering Team.

This is an Exempt Full Time position based in our San Mateo, CA office. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

The Role:

As a Software Engineer at Movoto, you will be a key player in helping us:


  • Code high-volume of software using primarily Java
  • Develop and maintain service layer (REST API) on AWS
  • Continuously improve reliability, scalability, and stability of the API's


  • Must have Spring Core, Spring-Boot, REST API Proficiency
  • Must have conceptual understanding of AWS, Docker
  • Must have conceptual understanding of Jenkins, CI/CD


  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field
  • Real estate industry experience, a plus
  • Excellent relationship builder who engenders trust and rapport with payment specialist
  • Must have exceptional organizational, written, and oral communication skills
  • Infectious enthusiasm, excellent business judgment, and excellent phone demeanor
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite and Salesforce
  • Demonstrated System thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated expertise with software architecture, design, data structures and algorithms
  • 3+ years of demonstrated expertise programming in Java
  • Demonstrated expertise in Agile software development methodology.
  • Demonstrated expertise in doing technical deep dives into design and code to deliver high quality product and services
  • Experience in managing high volume traffic of large websites is highly desirable
  • Experience working in Ubuntu, Spring, Hibernate, Kafka, Elastic Search, MySql, Memcache, AWS is highly desirable

Benefits and Perks at Movoto-HQ

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Parental Leave Benefits
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Basic Life, Supplemental Life, AD&D and Disability
  • Retirement Plan with Matching Program
  • Perkspot exclusive corporate discounts
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Hours
  • Weekly Lunch -n- Learn's
  • Free Healthy Office Snacks
  • Employee Engagement Events
  • PetPlan (10-15% off premiums)
  • SoFi Student Loan Financing
  • Personal Capital personal net worth manager
  • On-Site Car Wash & Detailing
  • Volunteer Opportunities

Benefits and Perks at Movoto

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Parental Leave Benefits
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Basic Life, Supplemental Life, AD&D and Disability
  • Retirement Plan with Matching Program
  • Perkspot exclusive corporate discounts
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Hours
  • PetPlan (10-15% off premiums)
  • SoFi Student Loan Financing
  • Personal Capital â personal net worth manager

About Movoto

With the backing of Recruit Holdings Co. Ltd., owner of the largest real estate portal in Japan, Movoto has developed a real estate network of over 3,500 agents across all 50 states and is one of the top 10 real estate websites in the United States. Movoto was selected four years in a row for Inc. Magazine's 500|5000 fastest growing private companies. Over 31,000 happy clients have trusted Movoto agents with buying or selling their home. And over 100 million people search for homes on Movoto annually. 

Founded in 2005, Movoto's headquarters in San-Mateo, California is led by an experienced team of technology and real estate experts with a shared vision of empowering real estate consumers. Movoto provides a unique online home buying solution that combines innovative, easy-to-use research tools with ready access to a network of experienced local real estate agents. Learn more at


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