Sr. Software Engineer - Core Services



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024


Hi! This is Yalo! We are on a mission to bring conversational commerce to the world...

Remember how it used to be to interact with businesses that knew and understood you, that could recommend exactly what you needed, and that with a simple message could get you what you wanted??? Yep... neither do we. That is why at Yalo we are marrying the scale of digital commerce with the personalization and simplicity of conversations to help companies delight their users.

We know that traditional SAAS companies focus on first world problems... we don't! Having started in Latin America, our roots are in Emerging Markets and therefore we care about bringing amazing experiences to a population that traditionally has been underserved, such as the small shop owner in Brazil that is ordering online for the first time.

If you're looking for a place to make things happen, learn fast, and impact emerging markets in a way that hasn't been done before, look no further. 💫

Come Join us in our mission of improving billions of lives through the power of conversational commerce!

Your mission? 🚀

As a Senior Software Engineer your mission is to create, evolve and maintain multiple distributed systems that are part of our core services and influence other engineers on the best practices for building first class software.

What are the responsibilities for this role?

  • Own complex problems and lead the execution of their solutions.
  • Design, develop, deploy, and maintain reliable and secure distributed systems.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and ensure alignment with business objectives.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies to ensure Yalo remains at the cutting edge.
  • Share responsibility for maintaining the operational well-being of the company.
  • Collaborate closely with our Staff Engineers to discover new problems and decipher them

Job Requirements

  • 7+ years of general experience in the technology industry.
  • Strong experience with Go, Java, JavaScript or other widely used programming languages.
  • Strong experience building and maintaining reliable distributed systems.
  • Strong knowledge about Cloud Native technologies e.g Kubernetes and Docker.
  • Strong knowledge about Computer Science fundamentals e.g Networking, Databases, Storage, etc.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a passion for innovation.
  • Strong communication skills in both spoken and written English.
  • Proactiveness

Nice to have

  • Bachelor's or Master degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Experience with Go and k8.
  • Experience with Event Driven Architecture or messaging systems.
  • Experience with high throughput systems.

What do we offer?

  • Unlimited PTO policy
  • Competitive rewards on the market range
  • Remote working is available (-+3 hours CT)
  • Flexible time (driven by results)
  • Start-up environment
  • International teamwork
  • You and nothing else limit your career here

We care,

We keep it simple,

We make it happen,

We strive for excellence.

At Yalo, we are dedicated to creating a workplace that embodies our core values: caring, initiative, excellence, and simplicity. We believe in the power of diversity and inclusivity, where everyone's unique perspectives, experiences, and talents contribute to our collective success. As we embrace and respect our differences, we strive to create something extraordinary for the benefit of all.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing equal opportunities to individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic. Our commitment to fairness and equality is a fundamental pillar of our company.

At Yalo, we uphold a culture of excellence. We constantly challenge ourselves to go above and beyond, delivering remarkable results and driving innovation. We encourage each team member to take initiative and make things happen, empowering them to bring their best ideas forward and contribute to our shared goals.