Principal Software Engineer

Who we are:

AppFolio (NASDAQ: APPF)  was founded by the team that built GoToMeeting, a market leading enterprise software solution. We have extensive experience in software development and continue to lead the way in providing our customers with user-friendly, intuitive, and innovative solutions. Our headquarters is in Santa Barbara with other key offices in Dallas and San Diego. To learn more about AppFolio and our values check out our profile on The Muse!

What’s in it for you:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Full Benefits
  • 401k
  • 20 PTO Days
  • Amazing company culture
  • Room to grow and tons of mentoring
  • Onsite Fitness Classes
  • A fully stocked break room with all kinds of snacks and goodies
  • Being a part of a growing, public SaaS company

What we are looking for:

We are hiring a Principal Full Stack Software Engineer to contribute to our rapid product development pace.  Our Engineers work collaboratively to set the technical direction for our SaaS products, developing easy-to-use solutions for our customers.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has a passion for building leading edge software, loves learning new and emerging technologies, and is driven to help build a successful SaaS product used by thousands of happy businesses. We foster an environment that empowers small teams to collaboratively set the technical direction of our solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop scalable, robust, and simple web-based solutions to solve complex business problems
  • Formulate, implement, and evaluate algorithms and database queries to support SaaS scalability and stability.
  • Implement new features and optimize existing ones to drive maximum performance
  • Rapidly fix bugs
  • Work closely with, and incorporate feedback from other engineering team members, QA, and product owners
  • Attend daily stand-up meetings, encourage collaboration, prioritization, and urgency to develop at a rapid pace.
  • Research, share, and recommend new technologies and trends

Skills & Knowledge:

  • BS, MS, or Ph.D in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Hands-on work/intern experience developing web-based applications, preferably in a SaaS environment
  • Web development experience with proficiency in a modern programming language (e.g. Ruby on Rails, Java)
  • Creativity, ability to solve complex problems without a roadmap

Nice to have:

  • Experience working across all levels of the development stack
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development processes

If you are interested in creating exceptional SaaS products and being part of a successful public company, apply today!

No outside recruiter or agency submissions, please.
Such submissions will be considered free to AppFolio.

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