Senior Software Development Engineer - Remote Position

About the team

We are a brand-new team that focuses on Rental Transactions. Over the past few years Zillow’s Rentals Transactions team have built software (Applications, Leases & Payments) to allow Landlords and Renters to complete their transactions online through our platform. We will add a new product to the platform that will address the Landlord’s needs by enriching their journey.We are a small but highly engaged team, who care about our products and each other. We enjoy everyday challenges without sacrificing work-life balance.Being a part of this team will provide the opportunity to:- Work on a brand-new product that facilitates an excellent experience for our users looking for their next home- Establish and implement outstanding software development practices dailyGrow your career in an encouraging environment

About the role

As a Senior Fullstack engineer, you will be building a suite of Backend Java services from the ground up. Being knowledgeable in ES6 and React is a plus, we have skilled Frontend engineers who can get you up to speed. Dedication to high software standards is required. There will be specific focuses on accuracy, maintainability, correctness, efficiency and testability.

  • Develop high quality software using Java on the backend and ES6, React, and Node on the frontend
  • Build and maintain highly available transactional services through their entire lifecycle
  • Perform multi-functional work by partnering with other teams in the organization and modifying their existing services and web applications

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

  • You have a comprehensive approach to software development and experienced in architecting transactional systems

  • You are pragmatic and mindful when applying software development principles

  • Ideally 5+ years in a software development role with at least 3 years hands-on Java experience. Nice to have Javascript/React experience.

  • You are a phenomenal communicator and recognize the importance of emotional intelligence when solving problems as a team

  • You have experience mentoring other developers

  • You are confident working in new and unfamiliar codebases

  • You display a positive demeanor and enjoy facilitating close working relationships with peers both within and outside your immediate team

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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San Francisco, United States
  • Java
  • React