VP of Engineering

EliCommerce - Los Angeles, CA

Posted 23 days ago

One of the biggest online marketplaces like Amazon have trained consumers to expect products delivered to their doorsteps within 1-2 days at no extra cost. As a result, millions of sellers on other marketplaces are falling behind, unable to cost-effectively deliver products to their customers within 1-2 days. EliCommerce's mission is to enable any seller, regardless of size, to delight their customers with fast and cost-effective fulfillment.

Who We Are

We are e-commerce experts, profitability professionals, and marketing mavens, intent on changing the way brands interact with Amazon. We manage the full scope of our clients’ Amazon relationship with the mandate of increasing our clients cash flow, improving profitability, and enabling them to allocate resources to other business needs. EliCommerce also has access to an extremely strong shipping contract with UPS and FedEx, allowing its clients to ship products for 1/5th the price they are paying for shipping now. (This is a no brainer for clients/brands)

We're based in the heart of Los Angeles and are seeking highly motivated individuals with a strong sense of ownership in their work. The ideal candidate is an effective communicator, a self-starter, and a creative problem solver.

What you will do

  • Reinvent fulfillment by designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining and improving pragmatic software .
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
  • Be a full business owner: shape the foundation of the product and business that you work on.
  • Actively learn new language, techniques, and methodologies.
  • Contribute actively to code reviews and design reviews.

What were looking for

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
  • 4+ years of experience in related role.
  • Insatiable Curiosity, Undying Passion and Ownership to take on hard real world problems.
  • Extensive Typescript, Javascript, Java, or Python experience.
  • Someone who follows TDD or in general likes to write tests.
  • Experience shipping production code with full instrumentation: deployment, logging, and monitoring, and documentation.
  • Experience processing large amount of data.
  • Experience with building and evolving REST APIs.
  • Experience with distributed systems.
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English.

Bonus Points

  • Master's, PhD degree, further education or experience in engineering, computer science or other technical related field.
  • Prior experience in Supply Chain, Fulfillment, Logistics, Shipping and Warehouse technologies.
  • Machine learning, operations research and optimization, developing large software systems, logistics & fulfillment industry, pricing algorithms, shipping technology.
  • Rich github or hackathon accolades or other ways you can show that you love to code.

Our Stack

  • React and Redux for UI.
  • Independent Service Oriented Architectures with services composed of:
  • Java, Spring and MySQL RDS.
  • Node, Typescript, MySQL RDS.
  • DynamoDB for integration services
  • SQS for queuing.
  • We run on AWS.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • Engineering: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

This Job Is:

  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
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