This position is also available for employment in these areas:
Boston MA, Remote - USA
Pluralsight is hiring a Senior Software Engineer (Node/React) based in our Boston office but can be remote in the US.
Who you’re committed to being:
What you’ll own:
You drive healthy team discussion. You bring thought-provoking questions and contribute to psychological safety. These discussions lead to powerful takeaways and action items for the entire team.
You value the contributions of those around you and while you regularly provide valuable engineering leadership. You also embrace opportunities to let other team members lead and make decisions.
You value finding that ideal solution that balances the technical needs of the system with the strategic needs of the business.
You are passionate around delivering value to customers and see how engineering excellence unlocks our ability to deliver.
Delivering to customers energizes you and your drive encourages those around you.
Ways we work:
New experiences using a data driven approach to connect skills development with the technologist’s workflow.
A consistent, reliable, and scalable product - uptime and response time matter.
You will work on a team that practices pair and mob programming.
You will work closely with the entire team (including Product, Machine Learning, and Data Science) to build products with powerful impact.
You will work as a team to uncover the best ways of working to drive lean product development.
You will work as a team to design experiments.
You will develop a solid understanding of how the systems you own work with other bounded contexts and the overall system architecture.
Experience you’ll need:
Test-Driven Development - we take responsibility for our code without QA engineers
Pair and Mob programming - we value collaborative development
Continuous Delivery - teams independently ship code to prod every day
Kanban & Lean - continuous flow
Continual improvement - we take time to sharpen the saw and adjust how we work
Autonomous & responsible teams - making their own product & dev choices
Cross-functional teams - collaborating through all phases of the product dev process
Data driven - we are experiment driven
8 years of related or equivalent experience; or 6+ years with an advanced degree.
You have proven skills of a high-proficiency, senior engineer.
Passionate about data, innovation, and using technology to unlock the future.
Solid understanding of relational databases (Postgres), and other types of data stores a bonus.
You have experience crafting and building public or shared APIs
Can provide architectural, strategic, and scale recommendations for both frontend and backend development.
Ability and willingness to work with multiple tech stacks simultaneously.
You have experience delivering software frequently, and building robust deployment pipelines.
You understand and can navigate sophisticated issues around application performance, reliability, scalability, security, and data integrity.
Good communication skills, ability to partner with product and design, and collaborate on multi-functional teams.
You have experience mentoring others.
You have shown you are a strong collaborator, a trusted teammate, and are skilled at resolving and working through different ideas.
You have the ability to discuss sophisticated topics with both technical and non-technical audiences.