← Back to all jobs

Lead Software Engineer, Buyer

The Real Real
The Real Real San Francisco, CA, US January 31

This job offer is expired

As the Lead Engineer on our Buyer team you'll be a highly-experienced, hands-on product engineer tasked with improving the usability of the company’s consumer user experience, that of the buyer.

The successful candidate will:

  • Shepherd development and testing of the user experience
  • Supervise technical contributions of team members
  • Review stories and ensure optimal resource allocation
  • Collaboratively identify improvement possibilities in the SDLC processes with Product, Design, and QA
  • Act as point person for teams’ engineering priorities, providing ad-hoc status updates
  • Initiate contact and facilitates technical requirement gathering with key stakeholders around new features
  • Analyze/improve performance, scalability, and stability of the user experience
  • Translate initiatives into epics and stories
  • Coordinate engineering efforts cross-team
  • Contribute to team’s consistent, measurable velocity
  • Wear hats of Release Manager and Scrum Master
  • Provide thoughtful leadership on next-gen frontend paradigms
  • Work to make The RealReal an innovator in the space
  • Customer backed mindset

The job will comprise of:

  • 60% hands-on code contribution
  • 15% release management (cutting release branches, monitoring and ensuring successful deploys, etc.)
  • 15% Scrum Mastering (leading meetings, ensuring team's velocity stays high, etc.)
  • 10% mentoring (PR review, championing Best Practices in workflow and beyond, etc.)

Essential Qualifications:

  • 10 + years of frontend-learning, full-stack development
  • Fluent in Ruby / Ruby-on-Rails
  • Experience in Elixir/Phoenix
  • Modern front-end frameworks like React.js, vue.js
  • REST and JSON APIs
  • cloud systems (e.g. AWS or Heroku)
  • Content Management Systems
  • Agile/Scrum
  • git
  • People/Technical Leadership (~8-person local and remote teams)
  • Passionate about Test Driven development and a champion for testable code
  • Passionate about high performing scalable applications

Besides a wonderfully satisfying work environment, The RealReal offers:

  • a competitive salary
  • stock options for the fastest growing fashion business
  • 401k with generous company match
  • Standing desk standard, with high-performance Mac or Windows laptop, external monitors and anything else you might need to do your work.
  • A beautiful workspace with breathtaking landscape views of the bay.
  • Comfortable, private Mother’s room.

How to apply

Apply through Stack Overflow

Similar job offers in your area

  • Source Coders
    San Francisco, CA, US
    July 12
  • snapdocs
    San Francisco, CA, US
    July 10
  • OneLogin
    San Francisco, CA, US
    June 15
  • Valimail
    San Francisco, CA, US
    June 09
  • Huckberry
    San Francisco, CA, US
    May 18

Get

notifications in your