Senior Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails) - Multi Channel Commerce

| Austin | Remote
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GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs everywhere, making opportunity more inclusive for all. We're a trusted growth partner to over 19 million everyday entrepreneurs worldwide. We're empowering them to change the world if it doesn't quite fit them. To make their idea real. To grow it online. We help them do what they've been dreaming of and make the world they want. To learn more about us visit

We’re looking for an enthusiastic software developer who loves helping small businesses and developing web technologies. We need someone with a desire to learn and build highly performant, scalable systems. You will play a valuable role in building the latest ECommerce tools for GoDaddy’s Websites + Marketing product. You will use modern technologies for this platform including Rails, JavaScript, React, Redis, SQL, NoSQL, and cloud platform tools. Your duties will involve heavy server-side development, server-side API and integration efforts, and creating elegant user experiences. This team is responsible for building world class ECommerce integrations for growing small businesses, and scaling up their operations and sales.

Our team has people from across the globe with diverse cultural backgrounds. We have entrepreneurs, martial artists, parents, world travelers, home bodies, movie fans, musicians, outdoorsy types, and more. We hire first for team fit and second for skills (but you still need to have skills). You may find yourself learning from someone one day and teaching them something the next. We try new things and learn from both our failures and our successes. Every sprint we look for one thing we can change about how we work, so that we can be better next time. We're a team who supports one another through pair programming, code reviews, brainstorming sessions, architecture reviews, and the occasional happy hour. This is a time of growth and change for us, so be prepared to work hard during your normal work week.


Remote, Carlsbad, Tempe, Santa Clara

What you'll get to do...

  • Work collaboratively on a team distributed across several time zones
  • Support a fast-paced business moving quickly to tackle new opportunities
  • Write and maintain quality code in Ruby, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Be accountable for code quality and writing unit and integration tests
  • Identify, measure, and understand user needs and execute on appropriate solutions
  • Constantly learn, grow, and improve
  • Communicate your progress and challenges daily with your team and others
  • Perform code reviews to suggest, encourage, and support coding best practices
  • Assist teammates with in completing their development work
  • Work with teammates to complete your development work
  • Patiently and empathically support our merchants in solving their technical issues
  • Consistently pair program
  • Continuously learn and share new ideas and technical concepts

Your experience should include...

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • 1+ years professional web development experience in related technologies
  • 1+ years with a framework like Ruby on Rails, React or similar
  • 1+ Years with SQL, NoSQL, or related technologies
  • Comfortable writing JavaScript and CSS to improve a sites UX
  • Object-oriented programming and design fundamentals
  • Understanding of relational database mechanics and performance
  • Passion for quality, user experience, and cutting edge web technologies
  • Experience with unit testing and TDD principles
  • General understanding of web client performance
  • Exposure to web security best practices
  • Experience with DevOps
  • Experience with Git/Github
  • Experience building software using Agile concepts and processes
  • Experience with React or a similar modern front end framework
  • Experience developing applications on AWS

We've got your back...

Enjoy our many benefits (My Wallet), including paid time off, 401k, equity grants and parental leave. Join one of our employee resource groups (Culture). Continue to have a side hustle, if you have one (we love entrepreneurs, remember?). Most importantly, come as you are and make your own way.  

GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression (including against any individual that is transitioning, has transitioned, or is perceived to be transitioning), marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.


If you need help completing an application for a position with GoDaddy, please reach out to our Recruiting Team at [email protected]


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600 Congress Ave. Suite 1200, Austin, TX 78701

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Austin employees enjoy not one but two sweet office spaces situated downtown. Both locations are on Congress just a few blocks apart, close enough for teams in each building to join forces. Commuter benefits and easy access to public transportation make getting to work a breeze.

Our Sales Office features 360 degree views of downtown Austin and Town Lake, and has nearly 50,000 square feet of space designed with our customers and our culture in mind. The Austin corporate offices clock in at 33,000 square feet of space just a few blocks from the Capitol.

Austin is known for food and coffee, and GoDaddy’s offices are no exception. Employees enjoy kitchens stocked with snacks and drinks, and both offices are equipped with full service Houndstooth Coffee espresso bar.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
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