Sr. Software Engineer *** Remote options ***

Engineering Boise, Idaho


Description

Bodybuilding.com is the world’s largest online sports nutrition retailer, offering its visitors over 12,000 products, over 25,000 articles, 9,000 plus videos and a robust social network with over 1.5 million members all designed to help our visitors achieve their health, fitness and appearance goals! Employees have ranked us as one of Idaho’s Best Places to Work for 4 straight years!

Core Values:
Always be truthful and honest in every aspect of business.
 
Give back to the people that you owe your success to. 
Setting goals creates the roadmap to positive gains. 
Great things will happen with a passion for competition. 
It’s our goal to make the big idea bigger. 
Our mission is not complete until the customer says “WOW!” 

Our Mission: 
To help our visitors reach their health, fitness and appearance goals through information, motivation, and supplementation.

Job Summary:

As a Sr. Software Engineer at Bodybuilding.com, you will be working in a fast-paced environment writing software that will have a direct impact on the bottom line for the company. You will be involved in the early phase of an exciting time as we migrate our applications (where appropriate) to the AWS cloud.  You will be challenged to come up with creative technical solutions to complex business problems with a focus on high performance, scalability and reliability using a distributed architecture

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • <spanImplement software with a focus on performance, scalability, reliability and testability to support the initiatives of the team’s Business Stakeholders as outlined in the Conditions of Satisfaction identified by the Product Manager in the User Story
  • <spanDesign/Build/Maintain software applications using, Node Js, Java, and other languages as appropriate.
  • <spanStrong architecture skills to design and document new solutions
  • <spanMySQL, Amazon Databases (RDS, DynamoDB, ElastiCache, Redshift)
  • <spanFollow Agile principals and processes including (but not limited to) Daily SCRUM, Backlog Grooming, Planning, Sprints and Retrospectives
  • <spanSupport production software as a member of a rotating on call schedule

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • <span3+ years’ experience writing production software
  • <spanExperience with web application development that includes Enterprise languages (.net is a plus but not required)
  • <spanIn depth experience with AWS services, EC2, ElastiCache, RedShift
  • <spanExperience working with Jenkins in a  continuous integration (CI) environment
  • Experience with containerized applications (Kubernetes, Docker, etc)
  • <spanExcellent understanding of Unit Testing and designing software for Testability
  • <spanAdept at transactional and read model database design and development
  • <spanUnderstanding and experience in an Agile SCRUM environment
  • <spanGreat attention to detail
  • <spanStrong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • <spanSelf-motivated and disciplined
  • <spanAbility to perform well in a fast-paced team environment
  • <span Ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • <spanExperience designing distributed software a huge plus
  • <spanPuppet, Terraform, or other “infrastructure as code” solutions a plus

Bodybuilding.com offers its employees several benefits such as: health, dental and vision insurance; 401(k); Competitive bonuses; Gym Membership Reimbursement; Employee Discount

Bodybuilding.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this classification.  It is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employee assigned to this job.