Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Transaction to Delivery)
at Rivian Automotive
United States, California, Los Angeles
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.
At Rivian, we’re reimagining what mobility can be. Beyond redesigning the automobile, we’re rethinking the entire ecosystem. From excitement to sustainability, utility to comfort, we’re working to deliver joyful mobility experiences without the pain points of today.
Our diverse team shares an innate curiosity for the world, a willingness to see things differently, and a passion for getting things done. We never stand still in our pursuit of progress, and we’re looking for the best and brightest talent to accelerate our vision toward future mobility.
Rivian’s Digital Technology Team is responsible for the end-to-end implementation of the digital experience outside the vehicle (e.g. vehicle configurator, payment gateway, vehicle delivery management, service scheduling) across web, mobile app and in-store. To that end, we are developing a world-class commerce platform that will make learning about and purchasing electric adventure vehicles intuitive, seamless and fun. We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer who will be responsible for designing and developing a highly decoupled micro services systems that can handle complicated business flow and can interact with various 3rd party systems at scale. In this role, you will have the opportunity to build from the ground up with an obsession towards making these experiences memorable for the customers. This is an exciting opportunity to join a high performing team early on and help lay the technical foundation for our digital commerce platform.
This Is What You’ll Do
Partner closely with Product lead to provide solutions and recommendations – you are able to drive ambiguity out of requirements and articulate the broadly applicable solutions.
Define interfaces and work with 3rd party integration APIs
Design, extend and review software architecture – be hands on and involved with every stage of the product development life cycle
Develop state of the art code – influence/establish the software development culture of the team. Establish standards and best practice for software engineering
This Is What You’ll Need
5+ years of relevant industry experience, with 2+ years of building large scale enterprise grade systems in Java, SQL, NoSQL, microservices in cloud environment (AWS, GCP, AZURE).
Meticulous around visibility of the systems you build – metrics, centralized logging, tracing
Experience developing API’s with the care they deserve – REST with OpenApi, Swagger
Experience with 3rd party system integration (sync/async)
In-depth knowledge of web (HTTP, HTML, RESTful APIs, Spring, SpringBoot, XML, JSON, Kubernetes, Kafka, Docker) and related tools like Jenkins, CI/CD, Git...etc
This is where you’ll work:
Department: Digital Technology
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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