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Software Engineer II, Affordability

Mexico City, Mexico

Company Description

Etsy is the global marketplace for unique and creative goods. We build, power, and evolve the tools and technologies that connect millions of entrepreneurs with millions of buyers around the world. As an Etsy Inc. employee - whether a team member of Etsy, Reverb, Depop, or Elo7 - you'll tackle unique, meaningful, and large-scale problems alongside passionate coworkers, all the while making a rewarding impact and Keeping Commerce Human.

Job Description

What's the role?

Etsy is looking for a Fullstack Engineer to join the Affordability team at Reverb, the largest online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling musical instruments and a brand of Etsy, Inc.

This team focuses on bringing Buyers and Sellers closer together through appropriate pricing, optimized use of Reverb specific features and exposing great gear finds to our Buyer community.

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As the Fullstack Engineer you will be responsible for understanding the unique points of view of both buyers and sellers - while crafting quality software to support both. Fully collaborating with product managers, user experience designers and your fellow engineers on product feature development. Our team is inclusive of all ideas - bring your vision to the group! We measure success in the value we create for both sides of our marketplace - our job is to make using Reverb the absolute best place to buy and sell gear. Does making the world more musical excite you? If so, this could be the perfect match.

This is a full-time position reporting to the Engineering Manager, Affordability. In addition to salary, you will also be eligible for an equity package, an annual performance bonus, and our competitive benefits that support you and your family as part of your total rewards package at Etsy. For this role, we are considering candidates based in Mexico who are either remote, flex, or office-based. Etsy offers different work modes to meet the variety of needs and preferences of our team. Learn more about our flexible work options and workplace safety policies here.

While this role will initially support Reverb, this role may support in the future.

What's this team like at Reverb?

  • The core of Reverb is the matching of Buyers with Sellers - our team owns this incredibly impactful area
  • We talk with our sellers about how to help them directly
  • This year, we will be completely revamping our seller experience - a great opportunity to throw away old code and bring modern practices in one of the most used parts of Reverb
  • We are a remote friendly team - all of our collaboration is inclusive of folks in an office and on the screen

What does the day-to-day look like?

  • Taking well formed projects and turning them into actionable chunks of engineering work for yourself and others
  • Pairing, mentoring and learning from friendly and talented engineers
  • Quantifying results through experimentation at a scale
  • Identifying tech debt and refactoring opportunities
  • Of course, this is just a sample of the kinds of work this role will require! You should assume that your role will encompass other tasks, too, and that your job duties and responsibilities may change from time to time at Etsy's discretion, or otherwise applicable with local law.


Qualities that will help you thrive in this role are:

  • A love of writing code you'll be excited to revisit
  • Bring your passion for the server or client side and be able to contribute on both
  • Solving problems and creating features that strike the right balance between delivering results quickly and being dependable at scale
  • Communicate (frequently!) in an inclusive, thoughtful and kind manner
  • You default to taking ownership of your work - you make it happen
  • Understanding the "why" behind what we are doing
  • Taking great satisfaction in making the lives of users better with each pull request

Additional Information

What's Next

If you're interested in joining the team at Etsy, please share your resume with us and feel free to include a cover letter if you'd like. As we hope you've seen already, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don't want you to be like everyone else -- we want you to be like you! So tell us what you're all about.

Our Promise

At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace furthers relevance, resilience, and longevity. We encourage people from all backgrounds, ages, abilities, and experiences to apply. Etsy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If, due to a disability, you need an accommodation during any part of the interview process, please let your recruiter know. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skills.

Client-provided location(s): Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
Employment Type: Other