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Software Engineer, Backend

Spotnana Technology

Spotnana Technology

Software Engineering
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Are you ready for the best destination of your career?

Spotnana is modernizing the infrastructure for the multi-trillion-dollar travel industry. Our groundbreaking travel platform powers next-generation travel experiences for Fortune 100 companies and the world’s leading airlines, hotel chains, technology providers, and financial services firms.

We are tackling the hardest problems the travel industry has to offer, and we need your help. Join us in our quest to make travel effortless so it’s easier for everyone to build deeper connections, stronger teams, and unforgettable memories.

Culture is always fluid. It evolves as a business grows, along with the people who drive it forward. We seek people who have different perspectives, but shared values. Before you embark on this journey, quickly check in on whether you are aligned with our company values:

  1. Obsessed with Customer Needs: We earn the trust and loyalty of our customers by solving their problems.
  2. Do the Impossible: We solve tough problems through innovation and are inspired by unprecedented challenges.
  3. Build Globally, Serve Locally: We embrace a global mindset and celebrate diversity as we serve customers around the world.
  4. Act Like Owners: We constantly find problems to solve. Decisions are not made in isolation. We work hard, work smart, and work together.
  5. Constantly Change, Learn & Evolve: We flourish by adapting quickly to new challenges and by learning from everyone around us. Building something new is not always glamorous work. Roll up your sleeves, get your hands dirty, and evolve.
  6. Respect Above All: We are humble and treat others with the same respect we desire for ourselves. Our work culture is a safe environment where everyone is open to feedback and new ideas.

How you’ll make an impact

Are you ready to embark on an exciting adventure as a Software Engineer at Spotnana? Join our dynamic team and be a part of a mission-critical project that will propel Spotnana's growth and success! We're seeking versatile engineers with leadership qualities, a passion for problem-solving, and the enthusiasm to take on new challenges across the full-stack as we push the boundaries of technology. At Spotnana, we are an API-first company, leading the charge in innovative solutions.

What you’ll own

  • Work alongside a team of brilliant engineers to design and develop high-quality cloud-native services within the Spotnana platform and products. It's like being part of a superhero squad, but for coding!
  • Take charge of ensuring customer delight within your area of impact. You have the power to make our users jump with joy!
  • Embody and promote the best engineering practices and culture. You're like the Yoda of coding, guiding and mentoring others towards greatness.
  • Become a coding superhero with code reviews and test automation for your modules. Unleash your powers to defend against bugs and glitches!
  • Collaborate with architects and technical leads to bring craftsmanship and innovation to the forefront. Together, we'll create a product that will make heads turn and jaws drop!

Experience to bring with you

  • Experience in backend distributed server-side development within a cloud-native stack is formidable. Building frameworks for consumption is your secret weapon!
  • 3+ years of software development experience, battling with products and/or SaaS services. Your knowledge of data structures and algorithms is legendary!
  • 1+ years of software design and architecture experience, you have the experience to make technical decisions and trade-offs.
  • Experience in complex, matrixed organizations has prepared you for the challenges of working across teams and projects. You're a master of collaboration!
  • Successfully assembled and nurtured full-stack engineering teams, bringing out the best in each member. You're a superhero team builder!
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related technical field preferred. We value talent and passion above all!
  • Ability to work in an open office environment in a hybrid structure in Palo Alto, CA - This is not a remote-eligible role.

At Spotnana, we don't just work hard; we have a blast doing it! We're a fast-moving company, always ready to capture inbound customer interest and tackle big challenges head-on. Join our team and be a part of the thrilling journey to revolutionize the industry and shape the future of transportation. Get ready to put on your cape and soar to new heights in the world of software engineering!

Note: Spotnana is proud to be an API-first company, leading the charge in delivering innovative solutions that shape the future of transportation.

Let’s talk compensation

Spotnana strives to offer fair, industry-competitive and equitable compensation. Our approach holistically assesses total compensation, including cash, company equity and comprehensive benefits. Our market-based compensation approach uses data from trusted third party compensation sources to set salary ranges that are thoughtful and consistent with the role, industry, company size, and internal equity of our team. Each employee is paid within the minimum and maximum of their position’s compensation range based on their skills, experience, qualifications, and other job-related specifications.

The annual cash compensation for this role is: $130,000-$175,000

We care for the people who make everything possible - our benefits offerings include:

  • Equity in the form of stock options which provides partial ownership in the company so you can share in the success of the company as it grows
  • Pre-tax and ROTH 401(k) options via Fidelity with up to a 4% company match
  • Comprehensive benefit plans covering medical, dental, vision, life, and disability effective on your hire date. We cover 100% of your employee premiums and 85% of your eligible dependents
  • Pre-tax flexible spending account options for health, dependent care and commuter expenses
  • 20 vacation days per year in addition to 10 company holidays, 4 company recharge/wellness days and an end of year company shutdown
  • Up to 26 weeks of Parental Leave
  • Monthly cell phone / internet stipend
  • Additional benefits include access to International Airlines Travel Agent Network (IATAN) membership, Pet Insurance through Fetch, Financial Wellness through Origin and SoFi, EAP through Mutual of Omaha, The Calm app through Kaiser, pre-tax parking/transit program and more.

We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive environment and to encourage these values in everyone on our team. We provide an environment of mutual respect where opportunities are available without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We believe that diversity and inclusion for people from all walks of life is key to our success as a company.