Software Engineer

Who we are: 


Over ten years ago, we launched AppFolio (NASDAQ: APPF) to revolutionize the way small and medium-sized businesses grow and compete. Today our software solutions serve the property management and legal industries.  At the heart of our products and services is a talented and agile team that understands the importance of a 100% customer focus. 

With offices in Santa Barbara, Dallas, and San Diego, our business is built for long term success fueled by happy, loyal customers and a team of AppFolians who contribute to our great culture every day. 

To learn more about AppFolio and our company values check out our profile on The Muse! 


Why AppFolio? 

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and a 401k Match
  • Amazing company culture: focus on a completelifestyle 
  • Recharge: 20 Days PTO + 9 Paid Holidays
  • Built to last: Grow your career in an innovative, public company 
  • Make an impact: your work plays a key role in transforming our customers’ businesses
  • Love your team members: co-workers are often friends too
  • Offices stocked with healthy snacks, games, and goodies
  • A commitment to health/wellness including onsite fitness classes
  • Give back to your team and your community


Who we are looking for:

We are hiring a 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.


  •       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

You know you’re the right fit if...

 Skills and 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, apply today!

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


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