At 800.com, we're building an intuitive & powerful cloud communications platform for small businesses & Enterprises to communicate via Voice & SMS. We’ve focused on providing the best vanity number search engine and smart texting application for businesses.
Since our founding in 2012, we've grown to become a profitable, 100% globally distributed team of ~20 high-performing, happy people that are dedicated to building a product our customers love.
We're looking for an experienced full-time Software Engineer to join our engineering team. Someone who has a solid understanding of web technologies and wants to help design, implement, launch, and scale major systems and user-facing features.
You should have senior level experience (~7 years) building modern back-end & front-end systems, with at least 5 years of that experience using PHP.
You also have around five years of experience using MySQL, Redis, or similar data stores. You have significant experience designing, scaling, debugging, and optimizing systems to make them fast and reliable. You have experience participating in code reviews and providing overall code quality suggestions to help maintain the structure and quality of the codebase.
You’re comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with a small and talented team where you're supported in your efforts to grow professionally. You are able to manage your time well, communicate effectively and collaborate in a fully distributed team.
You are located in an American or European time zone.
Required Skills & Experience
5+ years full-stack development experience
5+ years of experience with PHP development (Laravel, Symfony, WordPress)
Strong knowledge of SQL (writing and optimizing queries)
Experience with REST, XML, JSON, etc.
Version control using git on Bitbucket
Familiarity with Agile best practices
Able to solve problems in a simple, neat and organized way
Experience working in an agile environment, scoping and road-mapping, and self-management
Knowledge of web performance and speed/memory optimization techniques
Bonus Required Skills & Experience
Understanding of test-driven development and testing in general
Experience with React Native
Experience in GraphQL and/or Headless CMS development
API design experience for frontend or server-to-server
Basic understanding of web servers, SSL, deployments, and continuous integration
Worked with a QA team before or familiarity with QA/release workflows
Come help us with projects like
Conceiving, designing, building, and launching new user-facing features
Improving our vanity phone number algorithm to secure the best matching phone numbers for customers
Innovating in business texting to include; auto-reply, scheduled messages, dynamic templates, keyword triggers, and reporting
Improving how we sync millions of sales emails each month
Working with Twilio's API, Bandwidth API, WebSockets, and WebRTC to improve our calling features
Building user-facing analytics features that provide actionable insights
Improving our internal messaging infrastructure using streaming technologies like Redis
Building new and enhancing existing integrations with other SaaS platforms like Google’s G Suite, Zapier, and Web Conferencing providers
100% remote (we believe in trust and autonomy)
$200/month co-working stipend
99% premiums paid for excellent medical and dental coverage, including an HSA option (US residents)