Software Engineer at Worksmith
Our engineers are intricately involved with the entire software stack. In a given week, you might be working on our React Native mobile app, our client and service provider web portals, or our or Java / Spring Rest API and are expected to contribute thoughtful, business-oriented solutions to the challenges that arise with each.
Being an engineer at Worksmith means getting your hands dirty to truly understand the business. For example, you might:
Shadow the sales team to understand the client onboarding process and devise a solution to increase the signup conversion rate.
Dive into the data with our operations team to identify spending trends and build predictive reporting models.
Review client and service provider feedback with the customer success team to identify common pain points in the software and produce more efficient, easier to use systems.
You'll be owning the design, implementation, testing, launch, and support of the applications you write. Engineers here are expected to be self sufficient and are given the latitude to make autonomous decisions with their code.
The right candidate:
Can write reusable, maintainable, bullet-proof code
Is excited to head to the whiteboard to work out a tough problem with your fellow developers
Can take feedback as well as you can give it
Can work with our business owners to gather requirements and produce a well thought out project plan
Is willing to participate in an on-call rotation and contribute to the automation of our infrastructure, deployment and CI systems
Displays a self-motivated drive to continuously improve
Is motivated to not only achieve but exceed expectations
We also look for these qualities:
A willingness to learn
A positive and hard-working attitude
Patience and tenacity
Organized and detail-oriented
Based in Austin, Texas
A four-year college degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar
Proficiency in Java or a similar object-oriented programming language
What we offer:
A work-hard, play-hard culture with an entrepreneurial approach
Opportunities that accompany a high-growth organization
Competitive compensation including stock options
Health and dental benefits
Flexible vacation policy
Casual, fun work environment: we enjoy team lunches, happy hours, ACL Festival, and electric bike tours
Worksmith is transforming the way high end brands manage their in-person customer experience by revolutionizing the store experience (Store XM). Our software-enabled marketplace seamlessly connects retailers, restaurants, salons, etc. with local service providers across the US and Canada to create store environments that reflect their brand.
Worksmith’s software saves time, money and headaches: for clients, Worksmith provides the peace of mind of knowing any emergency or recurring maintenance need is being handled efficiently and effectively by the Worksmith network.
For service providers, Worksmith is an easy-to-use, pay-for-performance marketing vehicle that provides job opportunities without the hassle of sales and marketing, billing or collections. Our platform provides the means for local service providers to dramatically grow their business: the top-performing service provider made over $160,000 through Worksmith in 2018.
If you’re ready and willing to roll up your sleeves, now is the time to join us! We’ve called the plays, set our sights on company-wide goals, and are determined to achieve them. This is an exciting opportunity to grow the company and your career along with it.