Job type full-time
Full job description
Getaround connects safe, convenient, and affordable cars with people who need them to live and workOur community includes guests who rely on our cars for on-demand mobility and hosts who share cars on our platform including those who operate their own car sharing businesses.
Our connected car technology allows guests to book and unlock a wide variety of vehicles directly from our app without ever having to meet anyone in person, carry an access card, wait in line, or coordinate picking up keysCars are parked 22 hours a day on averageWhen we share cars, we don’t need as many on the road, which means fewer accidents, reduced traffic, and less space required for parkingCar sharing modernizes mobility by allowing people to connect multiple forms of efficient transportation for any type of use case.
Studies show that when car sharing is available, people drive less and drive vehicles more appropriate for their use case, which can reduce household carbon emissions by up to 40%Also, shared cars are used more frequently and retired more quickly, accelerating the adoption of newer, more energy-efficient vehicles.
We`re hiring a senior backend software engineer with python experience to join our growing engineering team.
What you`ll be doing
Tackle some of the most challenging technical problems in the transportation marketplace space, specifically around scalability, availability, latency, dynamic pricing, and supply/demand
Build backend services and features as well as apis that power our native client apps
Work within a microservices architecture
Become a member of both project & functional teams: our team structure allows you to be part of cross-functional project teams, focusing on a single product or feature at a time, while also being part of the backend team - a group of fellow engineers to own backend-specific services and share development best practices
What you`ll need
3+ years of experience building stable, high-performing services in pythonic, well-crafted, python 2.7 as well as experience with python 3
Experience developing with git-based source control, ideally in a team setting with pull requests
Gcp or aws experience
Experience building microservices
Benefits and perks
Platinum plans for medical, dental, and vision to take excellent care of you and your family
Generous stock options and robust 401(k) to help you save and plan for retirement
Remote first workplace, flexible work hours, and flexible pto (we mean it!)
Work smarter incentive policy to optimize your home office and individual wellness needs
Education stipend to promote your career development and growth
Udemy for business learning portal
Monthly getaround credits and discounts for your friends and family
At getaround, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employerWe believe that no matter your race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status, _your perspective has value.
Come join us in continuing to make getaround a great place to work!
Job type: full-time
Work location: multiple locations