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Software Engineer - Web at Algolia
Paris, FR
We're looking for engineers to join our quickly growing team and help us fundamentally change the way developers are implementing search. As a full-stack Engineer working on Web Products you will be working on our Dashboard internal systems and administration UI, the hidden side of algolia.com.
 
As the company grows and serves more and more customers, it becomes crucial for the internal teams to manage our data efficiently, with a robust system including the customer life-cycle, starting from the sign-up to generating invoices. This hidden side of the dashboard handles challenging workflows and provides Algolia employees an administration interface that we want to be solid and enjoyable to use!
 
Are you a resilient problem solver who isn't afraid to think outside the box and get their hands dirty? We expect you to take ownership and be able to execute without defined processes and implicit direction. We're looking for candidates who raise the level of our teams. You should value and practice transparency, have the humility to accept your weaknesses and continuously strive to improve both personally and professionally.
 
Are you ready for the challenge?
 

YOU ROLE WILL CONSIST OF:

    • Contribute to the algolia.com backend and related tools
    • Build a top-of-the-class UI that we will be loving to use
    • Build a state of the art, scalable & robust software
    • Integrate numerous APIs, both 3rd party and internal
    • Help our internal teams to have control over all this data
 

YOU MIGHT BE A FIT IF YOU HAVE:

    • 2+ years of programming experience with a backend web framework (Rails, Django, Spring...)
    • 2+ years of programming experience with Javascript and a frontend technology (React, Vue, Angular...)
    • An open mind about development methodologies, languages and frameworks
    • A passion for shipping incredible UI/UX along with a well-designed, quality and tested code
    • An ability to work within a team, to listen, and share your ideas openly
    • Great oral and written communication in English
 

NICE TO HAVE:

  • Experience working in a very fast-paced and continuously changing environment
  • Experience working on a complex Ruby and Ruby on Rails applications
  • Experience with ES6, React, Mobx, TypeScript...

WE'RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO CAN LIVE OUR VALUES:

  • GRIT - Problem-solving and perseverance capability in an ever-changing and growing environment.
  • TRUST - Willingness to trust our co-workers and to take ownership.
  • CANDOR - Ability to receive and give constructive feedback.
  • CARE - Genuine care about other team members, our clients and the decisions we make in the company.
  • HUMILITY - Aptitude for learning from others, putting ego aside.

BENEFITS:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life and Disability Insurance 
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Relocation support
  • Company Canteen (high standard)
  • Flexible work hours and unlimited time off

PERKS:

  • Competitive pay and equity
  • Your choice of computer, phone, keyboard, headphones, you name it. Everything you need to be efficient
  • Coaching and sponsorship to participate and speak at leading industry conferences
  • Ongoing professional education opportunities through internal & external workshops, including public speaking, language learning (English/French)
  • Fun: we spend time together — team building, socializing and making tools that encourage getting to know teammates across offices and continents.
  • Charitable contribution matching 
  • Unique referral rewards program: refer a candidate, and we’ll donate to your charity of choice
  • Corporate flats available for the first months of relocation and when you travel to different offices
  • Fully stocked kitchens
  • Team workouts
  • Meals & happy hours