Senior Software Engineer, UX (R6694)

Engineering Seattle, Washington


Responsibilities:

  • Work with product and other stakeholders(customers, other engineering teams, etc.) to get clarity on requirements.
  • Design the new feature(s) and ensure approval from all quarters.
  • Develop/enhance application by writing code (80%).
  • Support production maintenance efforts including code release, defect resolution, launch planning.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 8 years work experience in a software development role, shipping complex applications to large scale production environments
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Mastery of ES'15 vanilla Javascript
  • Experience with modern Javascript frameworks - React and Node
  • Experience developing and deploying application in AWS
  • Experience with containerization technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, ECS)
  • Experience building within CICD pipeline (GitLab, Terraform)
  • Experience writing and consuming RESTful web services
  • Passion to see your product be the best in the business

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical and reasoning abilities, including troubleshooting
  • Planning, organizing, and decision making abilities with follow-through
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to write great documentation
  • Communicate potential risks, delays, concerns to manager and team
  • Be a self-starter; continually seek opportunities to improve yourself, your team, and its products
  • Conscious and willing participant in Open- and Inner-Source code projects
  • Multi-task and manage details and deadlines
  • Participate in all phases of the software lifecycle-design, development, unit tests, testing, and support
  • Willingness to continually learn
  • Perform Code Reviews on peer MRs to ensure standards are met
  • Lead and mentor peer software engineers


About Avalara:

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including VAT, sales and use, excise, communications, and other tax types. We deliver comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, e-commerce and other business applications. Each year, the company processes billions of tax transactions for customers and users, files hundreds of thousands of tax compliance documents and tax returns and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents.

Avalara's headquarters are in Seattle, WA and it has offices across the U.S. and in Brighton and London, England; Brussels, Belgium; and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.