Backend/API Engineer at Getaround
San Francisco, CA, US
As a Getaround Backend/API Engineer, you will be part of a small team developing the APIs and backend infrastructure supporting our web, mobile, and hardware products.
We’re looking for an experienced, strong engineer that can design and build API endpoints and services to support those APIs. You should be able to wrangle data, optimize App Engine entity groups, and understand the different trade-offs one has to make when building applications that scale.
What you'll be doing
Designing and implementing APIs and core services in Python on Google App Engine
Developing models and business logic
Architecting servers and services that enable new product features
Building out newly enabled product features
Monitoring system uptime and errors to drive us toward a high performing and reliable product
Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent degree
4+ years industry experience
Experience designing and building APIs for mobile apps
Experience building services for systems at scale.
Worked collaboratively on a software development team
Google App Engine or Amazon EC2 experience
Experience in Python and data modeling
Experience building frontend code(including CSS)
Git and distributed revision control experience
High-profile work on commercial or open-source projects
Passion for cars and pioneering next-generation transportation
Take ownership in your work, and understand the need for code quality, elegance, and robust infrastructure
Have a sense of what makes a great user experience, and bring that to everything you build