Full-Stack Software Engineer

Edmunds.comSanta Monica, CA4M ago

At Edmunds were driven to make car buying easier. Ever since we began publishing printed car guides in the 60s, the company has been in the business of trust, innovating ways to empower and support car shoppers. When Edmunds launched the car industrys first Internet site in 1994, we established a leadership position online and have never looked back. Now, as one of the most trusted review sites on the Internet, millions of visitors use our research, shopping and buying tools every month to make an easy and informed decision on their next car. For consumers, we bring peace of mind. For dealers, we make tools to help them solve their problems and sell more cars. How do we do it, you ask? The key ingredients are our enthusiastic employees, progressive company culture and cutting-edge technology. Want to join the team? Read on to find out how!


What Youre Applying For:


As a Full Stack Software Engineer, you will design and develop rich experiences to empower


car shoppers on their research and buying journey.


What Youll Do:




Help customers complete more of the automotive transaction online by building deeper


integrations with forward-looking dealers.

Assure shoppers that they are getting a good deal by revamping the way we present


pricing on our website

Streamline the way customers reach out to dealers through our platform by optimising


the performance of those pages.

Research and evangelise modern Javascript best practices and client-side application design.

Coordinate the development of front-end features from technical design to production deployment.

Collaborate with product managers, designers, and other software engineers.



What You Need:




Demonstrated ability to see projects to completion

Experience in building, unit testing, documenting, and refactoring client-side applications

Familiarity with testing strategies, cross-browser compatibility, and client-side performance optimisation

Experience with Node.js is a plus

Experience with React and isomorphic Javascript is a plus

Experience designing and building APIs using REST, GraphQL, or gRPC is a plus

Experience with a cloud platform such as AWS, GCP, or Azure is a plus

Experience architecting multi-tier systems is a plus

Experience designing data storage schemas is a plus



Why would you want this job?




You love building intuitive and elegant user interfaces.

You want to make a real impact on the way people buy cars.

You appreciate working with talented individuals in a variety of roles including software


engineering, product management, and design.



Working @ Edmunds.com:


Employees think its a pretty great place to work and some pretty impressive publications think it is too: we have been recognized as one of the best places to work by the Fortune Magazine and Great Places to Work, LA Business Journal (for the last 6 years!), Computerworld, and Built in LA. We've also been identified as one of the best workplaces specifically in Technology and also for Diversity and Asian Americans. In fact, our CEO, Avi Steinlauf, was rated as one of Glassdoor's Highest Rated CEOs! If youre interested in learning more and joining our mission, wed love to hear from you!


Edmunds will consider for employment qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable laws.