Do you want to be a key part of a growing team that will have a huge impact on Zillow’s growth? Do you love taking on sophisticated projects that change the way our business operates? We’re looking for a motivated, passionate, and creative developer to help drive architecture decisions and own features that help grow our brand. Your work will be seen and used by millions and have a direct impact on the business.
As a Principal Software Development Engineer, you will:
Be a key part of the design, architecture, and implementation of new systems.
Build new features and tools that help us grow Zillow.
Write performance-minded, highly-readable code.
Be a key driver at all stages of application development.
Work as a part of a team to define the long term technology vision.
Research and pioneer the adoption and use of new technologies within Zillow.
Collaborate closely with UI designers, Program Managers, Developers, and Testers on a close-knit feature team.
Set best practices influencing not only the team but the entire Zillow Organization.
This role has been categorized as a Remote position. "Remote" employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any of the 50 US States, with limited exceptions. In certain cases, an employee in a remote-designated job may need to live in a specific region or time zone to support customers or clients as part of their role.
BS/MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or 12+ years of proven experience.
Minimum of 8 years of software application and systems development experience.
Strong experience with object-oriented languages.
Strong experience with RESTful APIs and web services.
The ability to work in a fast, agile, and forward-thinking environment with frequent change.
A track record of building products from design through delivery.
Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Familiarity with cloud architecture and services.
The desire and ability to mentor and help the team grow.
Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.