Platform Engineer

    • Denver, CO

Ibotta is looking for a Platform Engineer to come build something great with us. As part of the engineering team, you will work on the platform that powers our app that is used by millions of consumers. We're looking for a self-motivated engineer who has a real passion for building and scaling infrastructure using technologies such as Ruby on Rails, Spark with Scala, AWS Lambda with JavaScript, Redis, DynamoDB, and machine learning. Every engineer has input into our product process and will have a real impact as part of a small, nimble team.

What you will be doing:

  • Embrace and uphold Ibotta’s Core Values: Integrity, Boldness, Outhustle, Teamwork, Transparency & A good idea can come from anywhere
  • Work with a cross-functional team to design and develop new features that will be used by millions of users
  • Use Amazon’s AWS infrastructure and advanced services daily
  • Identify and fix performance bottlenecks
  • Work with big data sets (hundreds of millions of rows)
  • Write tests and perform code reviews to ensure that we're shipping reliable, readable, and reusable code
  • Ship production code daily
  • Implement serverless architectures
  • Research and implement technology solutions for reliable, scalable, high-performing services

 What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field and 2+ years of experience in software development
  • Strong experience across relevant technologies including Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Scala, PHP, Python, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL, Postgres, or other RDBMS
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux
  • Working knowledge of source control systems including Git
  • Knowledge of object-oriented software design, development, and architectural principles

Nice to have:

  • Building APIs for internal or external applications
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with AWS technologies such as DynamoDB, Kinesis, Elastic MapReduce, or Lambda
  • Big data technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, etc.
  • Machine learning
  • Automated testing using tools such as RSpec or JUnit
  • Scrum/Agile development

About Us:

Built in Denver, CO, Ibotta ("I bought a...") is a free mobile shopping app that gives users cash back on groceries and more. Through our partnerships with brands and retailers like Procter & Gamble, Kraft Heinz, Kellogg, Amazon, Walmart, Target and Uber, we’ve delivered over $750 million in cumulative cash rewards to our Savers. Guided by our values and our mission to make every purchase rewarding, we come to work energized by the business problems we get to solve, the technology we get to build, and the people we get to innovate (and have fun) with. Ibotta made Inc.’s 2020 list of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for the third consecutive year. In 2019, we became the first mobile consumer technology company in Colorado to achieve $1B in valuation.

To learn more about what our Tech teams are doing day to day, visit Building Ibotta on Medium.com.

Additional Details:

  • This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental, vision), 401k and equity.
  • Ibotta provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and genetics.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
  • For the security of our employees and the business, all employees are responsible for the secure handling of data in accordance with our security policies, identifying and reporting phishing attempts, as well as reporting security incidents to the proper channels.


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