Senior Software Engineer - Web and Mobile at GoDaddy

| Austin
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About GoDaddy

GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 19 million customers worldwide, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs everywhere, making opportunity more inclusive for all. To learn more about the company visit

GoDaddy's (NYSE: GDDY) mission is to radically shift the global economy toward life-fulfilling independent ventures. With over 15 million customers worldwide and more than 61 million domain names under management, GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, build an appealing online presence, attract customers and operate their business.

We seek a full-stack engineer with a front-end focus to be a part of our team working on the next major version of user experiences for our customers. Our team is responsible for the highest-trafficked web and mobile experience our customers land on after sign in. We are passionate about evolving this customer experience through enhancement and experimentation. We focus on quality to ensure a great experience that can be continuously improved over time.

The development stack spans both Web (React) & Native (React Native) along with modern front-end, back-end, and automation technologies including ES6, Express, Node.js, Redux, Jest, WebdriverIO (WDIO), Kubernetes, Lamda, and Jenkins.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about doing the right thing for the customer and want to learn and grow as we continue to evolve our technology strategy. If you want to work with smart people doing work that will be used by millions of people every day, we would like to talk to you!

Additionally, we manage a growing base of contributors from other teams at GoDaddy on our JavaScript platform resources. As true participants in Open Source we also contribute code and our learnings (good and bad) back to the Open Source community (Check our GitHub page: If you're a contributor to the broader OSS community already, that's a point in your favor. If not, you'll get to rub shoulders with impressive contributors who work with us already.

Our team is a welcoming place for all people. Some things that make us special:

  • Great place to re-enter the working world after time away

  • Comfortable open office space, but we provide everything you need to work remote as necessary.

  • We value diversity on our teams and can prove it. Check out our company-sponsored diversity groups

  • Dedicated, comfortable, mother's rooms

  • Generous (unlimited) vacation policy with flexible working hours

  • Innovative intern program with local partners

  • Generous paid parental leave policy with discounted child care plans in most metros

  • Opportunities to work on open source software

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Write great code and create unit and integration tests that prove it.

  • Participate in planning, architectural discussion, implementation, and maintenance of a client and server side JavaScript platform enabling next generation customer experiences.

  • Perform code reviews and advocate for clean, high-quality code.

  • Participate in devops, release, and on-call activities in support of our products.

  • Engage with engineers & partners across GoDaddy to solve problems with broad impact (from group-wide to company-wide impact).

  • Participate in ensuring a high-quality and performant system that engages and delights customers.

  • Support and mentor other developers on the team.

We're looking for a majority of the following experience:

  • Strong understanding of the fundamentals of core web technologies: JavaScript (ES2015+), CSS3, and HTML5.

  • 5+ years of professional software development experience.

  • Strong commitment to learning and growing while coaching others to do the same.

  • Experience with a wide set of front end technologies such as React, Vue.js, Ember, Next.js, Angular, Backbone and/or jQuery. Experience with React Native a plus.

  • Experience with multiple "last mile" tools like grunt, gulp, or webpack to ship production-ready software.

  • Experience in an Agile software development environment.

  • Desire to work closely with a team of experts across disciplines to design and implement very high-quality code.

  • Experience powering the front-end by creating RESTful APIs.

  • Truly full-stack with devops mindset and understanding of continuous deployment using systems like docker, AWS, Artifactory, or Kubernetes.

  • Understanding of git and git-based workflows.

  • Experience managing or contributing to open source projects is a plus.

  • Demonstrated love and advocacy of automated testing (send us a link to your tests on Github!)


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, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, 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 assistance completing an application for a position with us, please reach out to our Recruiting Team at [email protected]

Please note that GODADDY does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

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600 Congress Ave. Suite 1200, Austin, TX 78701

What are GoDaddy Perks + Benefits

GoDaddy Benefits Overview

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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