Senior Backend Software Development Engineer - Shopper Hub

About the team

Core Shopping is on a mission to build an experience that will seamlessly guide our users throughout their home shopping journey. From the initial dream all the way to when our customer is ready to submit an offer, we are building the tools that will help them take each next step along the way. On the Shopper Hub team, we focus on Zillow’s centralized hub for return users including experiences across saved searches, saved homes tours, and more.

About the role

Are you passionate about building delightful web experiences? Do you want to help millions of people buy and sell homes? If yes, then we would love for you to join our team! This is an amazing opportunity for a backend-focused engineer to work on a greenfield project that will immediately impact millions of Zillow users.

What you'll do

  • You will iterate quickly with a small, but mighty team of developers

  • You will analyze and improve web performance for an experience visited by millions of users every month

  • You will maintain strong engineering practices by writing unit and integration tests

  • You will collaborate with product management, design, QA and other engineers to deliver high quality software

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.

Who you are

  • 5+ years crafting and developing software

  • Experience launching performant and scalable services in Java

  • Working knowledge of JavaScript and React or other frontend frameworks, libraries or technologies

  • Experience with unit testing and crafting testable code

  • Able to explain technical concepts to developers, project managers, and technical managers

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar degree or equivalent experience

Bonus points if you have

  • Experience shipping services and application in NextJS and GraphQL

  • Experience with AWS or other cloud services

In additional to a competitive base salary this position is also eligible for equity awards based on factors such as experience, performance and location.

Get to know us

Zillow Group, the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and the web, is building a safe, on-demand real estate experience. Whether selling, buying, renting or financing, customers can turn to Zillow's businesses to find and get into their next home with speed, certainty and ease.

We are on a mission to help people unlock their next chapter and are building transformational tools and services that create an on-demand real estate transaction experience. Millions of people visit Zillow Group sites every month to start their home search, and now they can rely on Zillow to help them finish it — and no matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.

At Zillow Group, we're powered by our inclusive work culture, where everyone has the support and resources to do the best work of their careers. Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction is supported by our passion to empower people and enrich lives around everything home, a deep-rooted culture of innovation, a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging, and world-class benefits. But, don't just take our word for it. Read our reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equity Index, Fortune Best Workplaces for Technology, Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune Best Workplaces for Parents, Fatherly's Best Workplaces for New Dads, JUST Capital 100 Company, and the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index constituent.

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.

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  • React
  • JavaScript
  • AWS