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Staff Engineer

  • Location

    United States Virgin Island

  • Sector:

    Full Stack

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    US$210000 - US$245000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Lewis Adams-Dunstan

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022021-87869_1620658489

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


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Are you experienced in solving open-ended problems?

Do you have a track record of creating improvements in business-critical systems around stability, performance, and scalability?

Can you work in a hands-on environment, while also taking a step back to act as a team leader?

Are comfortable with the ambiguity of an early-stage company?

If yes to any of the above, keep reading...

Darwin Recruitment has partnered with the worlds biggest ecommerce investor, to assit with their search to find world-class Enginering talent for their growing global (Remote) team.

Mainly, they're looking for strong technical person who is both comfortable and confident architecting and building on the front-lines of both new product initiatives, as well as iterations on their core platform.

So here's what your day to day will look like as the Staff Engineer:

- You'll have strategic impact over a combination of a large team, a very deep technical problem, and/or a long time horizon

- You'll be a subject matter expert on the companies technology stack and an owner of significant components of our code base

- You'll provide considerable guidance across the team, setting short to medium term strategic direction plans

- You'll influence prioritization and resourcing with the management team and cross-functional partners to tackle engineering goals

- Contribute to core technological projects as well as experimental work

- Work in an agile environment with 2 week sprints

From a technical stand point you'll need experience building and scaling web applications on top of large, distributed systems with technologies like (but not limited to):

- A Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, software engineering or similar field

- 8+ years of experience of professional experience in this specific feild

- TypeScript, Vue and Node

- The technologies of the web (HTTP, JSON APIs, REST, HTML)

- RabbitMQ, Kubernetes, SQL/PostgreSQL, Kafka

- Data structures and algorithms

- *NIX environments, and Operating system details (including processes, threads and file systems)

- Enterprise systems and asynchronous architectures

- Writing maintainable systems

Get in touch now to learn more: lewis.ad@darwinrecruitment.com

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.