Postmates is focused on providing a thriving marketplace allowing anyone to purchase anything from anywhere in their city or community and have it delivered in minutes.
We are a cross-functional team responsible for the end-to-end experiences on Android, iOS, and the web. We value and foster a collaborative environment where product, design, and engineering work together every day to build and design new features for our customers.
What will you do?
* Build and launch consumer-facing features to millions of customers * Work closely with the web and mobile teams to develop new features * Optimize and tune existing systems for speed and performance * Build data pipelines and serving infrastructure required to efforts like search and recommendations * Work with the Infrastructure team to push our next-gen services
* 4+ years of experience developing horizontally scalable and fault-tolerant systems in production * 2+ years of experience with Go and/or Python * A deep understanding of one or more SQL and/or NoSQL databases (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, ElasticSearch) * Strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures * Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience) required
* You're a self-starter and strong finisher * You've worked at or started a small company where you had to wear many hats * You write well and communicate clearly * You prefer problems over tasks
* Competitive salary and generous stock option plan (stay aligned with the long-term value you create) * Medical, dental and vision insurance and it's 100% paid for by the company * Tasty, healthy lunches * Snack-filled kitchen (mostly healthy, but very tasty) * Impact-first work environment (no politics, no pandering) * Huge company vision (we need you to build the future, not just maintain the status quo) * Awesome office in San Francisco close to mass transit
Postmates is a company developing an urban logistics and on-demand delivery platform.