Software Engineer

If you're interested in joining us as a Software Engineer but are unsure of where you'll best fit, we're constantly seeking to add extremely driven and talented engineers to our teams.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent work experience.
  • Extremely strong fundamental understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Strong coding abilities, preferably in multiple languages on UNIX systems (Python experience a huge plus!)
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Strong desire to learn about new technologies and systems.


  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental and vision) for you and your family
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • 401K plan
  • Meaningful equity for all employees
  • Commuter benefits through Clipper card
  • Free catered dinners during the week, Monday through Thursday
  • Fully stocked kitchens with drinks, snacks and candy
  • Vibrant downtown San Francisco location near Union Square
  • The option of an adjustable standing desk
  • Shiny Apple products and a free smartphone on your start date

To learn more, check out our engineering blog at https://engblog.nextdoor.com. 


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