Careers — Arthur Ventures
Software Engineer at Avalara
Brighton, GB

We're looking for a strong software engineer who just loves to code and thrives on complex problems.

The Engineering team is building Avalara's next generation of SaaS software to be part of every VAT calculation in the world. Software with 5 nines of reliability.  Software which is part of a sales checkout process so it's got to be fast.  And accurate. That requires systems with massive scale and redundancy by design with functional excellence.  It also requires top notch APIs and a SOA design for maintainability and extensibility.

If you’re looking for opportunities to work on challenging problems, surround yourself with other hardworking talented engineers, and want to spend your time building and shipping, instead of sitting in meetings, come join the orange revolution. 

 

Job Duties

  • Design and build great software
  • Ship great software
  • Contribute to building a great team

Qualifications

  • A BS in Computer Science, or related field
  • Seven or more years shipping software
  • Experience with SAAS software
  • Experience NodeJS and C#
  • Experience deploying in the AWS cloud preferred
  • Experience with Memcache, Redis, ElasticSearch, and Mongo
  • Expertise in delivering high-quality, innovative applications.
  • Strong desire to build, sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.
  • A passion for technology and engaged with the technology community
  • An insatiable drive to DELIGHT customers

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in accounting, VAT or a transactional tax service is desirable.
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills and ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Experience working with international Engineering teams.