Principal Engineer, (Argentina)

Engineering Buenos Aires, Argentina


About IPSY:

IPSY is the largest beauty subscription in the world, with over 3 million monthly members, and the first brand to combine a rich community platform with a highly personalized commerce experience. Headquartered in San Mateo, with offices in New York and Santa Monica, IPSY brings together a diverse group of rule-breaking thinkers and creative problem solvers with a penchant for getting things done. From Marketing and Media to Engineering and Operations, we stand together to celebrate individuality and inclusivity—and we’re just getting started.

About the Role:

We are looking for a passionate and experienced Principal Engineer in our Buenos Aires office that is eager to work with our amazing team of engineers to produce top-notch digital experiences for our more than 3 million subscribers. This role will focus on IPSY's many digital customer experiences, requiring a blend of deep expertise across front-end and back-end technologies along with a drive to deliver business results and delight customers. Are you a highly driven leader that is known to deliver in startup-like and highly dynamic environments? If so, we want to hear from you!

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Work with fellow engineers, architects, product management, and business stakeholders to articulate and shape the technical roadmap
  • Drive ambitious product and technology directions, seeking out innovative opportunities that have a high impact in a fast-paced market
  • Design and guide the development of rich, complex, and cutting edge digital customer experiences on both web and mobile platforms
  • Own and deliver on key projects from start to finish (documentation to production-grade code to support procedures) in an agile development process
  • Mentor and develop engineers to build a strong engineering bench
  • Work with fellow engineers, DevOps and QA to build and maintain outstanding Engineering process
  • Promote a culture of innovation, pride, performance, and focused execution
  • Help recruit and maintain excellent and diverse engineering talent

What We’re Looking For:

  • Seasoned engineer with a minimum of 15+ years of engineering experience with a track record of developing and delivering complex, distributed, enterprise-class software, and successful business outcomes
  • A highly driven leader that is known to deliver in startup-like and highly dynamic environments
  • Domain expertise in the following areas: web and mobile applications and frameworks, microservices, AWS
  • Experience working with fellow senior engineers, product management, senior management, and stakeholders to set the vision and define technical roadmaps
  • Ability to lead and mentor engineers globally
  • A champion for creative technical trends
  • Acknowledged for driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow-through
  • An extraordinarily passionate, intelligent and rigorous thinker who can operate successfully among very bright and charismatic people
  • Equally comfortable and capable interacting with technologists as with business executives
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, both written and oral
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent work experience

Bonus if You Have:

  • Expertise in monolith-to-microservice migrations
  • Experience with subscription and/or e-commerce platforms at scale
  • Expertise analytics, machine learning systems, and personalization
  • Experience with ReactJS, GraphQL, and other cutting edge front-end technologies
  • Experience with data pipelines, ETLs, event pipelines, and other big data infrastructure

What We Offer
  • Competitive salary & equity grants
  • Annual bonus program
  • Paid time off & work from home flexibility
  • Learning & development programs 

We are an equal opportunity employer who celebrates diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

If you require a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please contact us.