Senior Software Engineer, Email & Notifications Platform

Engineering Mill Valley, California


Looking for your next challenge? How about helping us disrupt a $90B+ talent acquisition market! At Glassdoor we have more than 50+ million unique users and thousands of business customers that together we are revolutionizing the way great employees find great jobs and companies.

The Role

Glassdoor is looking for a strong engineer to join our Email & Notifications development team, responsible for delivering millions of communication each day. We build machine learned optimizations and tracking tools to provide engaging career related communication to our users while respecting their preferences. We strive to maintain 24x7 platform uptime which is leveraged by all teams, from engineering to marketing, to communicate with all Glassdoor users.

You will be part of a highly talented team of engineers using open source technologies and frameworks to solve challenging problems around scale and performance. The ideal candidate will have in-depth understanding of computer science fundamentals and experience working in highly distributed and scalable environment.

Your Responsibilities

  • Work with the team of engineers and data scientists to build personalized email and notifications communication platform
  • Build robust email as a service platform to be used easily by all teams
  • Participate in identifying new ideas to build more engaging email and notification campaigns

Your Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of software development experience in highly distributed and scalable environment
  • Strong engineering experience working in Java, RabbitMQ, and SQL technologies
  • Experience working in notifications delivery (Email, text, push notifications) a huge plus
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS and Email front end development tools a big plus
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related field

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
  • Long Term Incentive Plan
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.