Staff Software Engineer - Mobile (End-User Experiences)

About Leanplum

Leanplum is the mobile marketing platform built for engagement. Brands rely on Leanplum to help them orchestrate multi-channel campaigns - from messaging to the in-app experience - all from a single, integrated platform. Global brands such as Tinder, Grab, Tesco, and Zynga turn to Leanplum to accelerate growth and build long-term customer relationships. Founded in 2012, Leanplum is based in San Francisco, with offices across North America, Europe, and Asia. Leanplum has received more than $93 million in funding from Norwest Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Shasta Ventures. Leanplum has been named to Business Insider's Most Valuable Enterprise Startups and SF Business Times' Best Places to Work. Learn more at www.leanplum.com.

About the Role

As a Staff Engineer, you are a technical leader in the organization. You will organize, lead and implement strategically important projects and systems. You will expertly design and implement scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant systems that satisfy complex requirements.
You will lead technical decisions in your team and the chapter by demonstrating expert judgment and the ability to build consensus in the organization. You approach technical decisions strategically and are able to describe, analyze and convince others about technical tradeoffs and decisions. You work with a diverse set of stakeholders to identify strategically important cross-functional problems and take the lead in finding the solutions.
You improve the pod, the engineering team, and the company. You can lead initiatives and meetings in the engineering organization and are able to help your teammates be better engineers through better processes, practices or technical guidance.
You are trusted to communicate the Engineering brand within and outside the company, both technically and culturally.

About the Team

As an engineer on the End-User Experiences pod at Leanplum, you’ll have the opportunity to redefine what’s possible in relationship marketing. The mission of the End-User Experiences team (known internally as E2) is to enable marketers to effectively reach and engage their end-users at every touchpoint. We own everything from the message composition experience on the Leanplum dashboard to ensuring users are receiving the hundreds of millions of messages Leanplum sends to users everyday, across all platforms and devices. This includes building the open-sourced SDKs that are now installed on billions of devices, on platforms like Android, iOS, Unity and Web. Our products are some of the most visible and customer-facing of all teams in the company.
Under the hood, E2 owns all of the backend services capable of sending tens of millions of messages in minutes. We also own core pieces of the front end dashboard product, where customers compose their Leanplum campaigns. Our SDKs are written in Objective C, Swift, Java and JavaScript. Our highly scalable backends are writing in Java.

Responsibilities

  • Being part of specification/design phase
  • Knowledge sharing/documentation for your responsibilities
  • Developing new features by writing high quality and maintainable code
  • Maintaining existing features by fixing bugs or refactoring existing code
  • Writing automated tests, such as unit, functional, integration tests
  • Writing, reviewing and maintaining detailed design docs
  • Monitoring the functionality, availability of systems and features
  • Releasing new versions of systems that you own as a tech lead

Benefits

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Peer bonuses
  • Healthy and delicious lunches catered daily
  • Themed happy hour every Friday
  • Ping pong, darts, and foosball
  • Puppies galore

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