Open Positions at joor!

Hello dear reader!

First of all, Happy new year! 2020 has been a very difficult year, one where a pandemic has devastated lives in multiple ways. As a way of trying to help, I have always used this blog as a way to offer work opportunities. Whether you are a extremely experienced developer looking for a change, or someone who is currently looking for a job in this difficult situation, I bring you four awesome opportunities at Joor.

So, What is Joor?

Backed by Battery Ventures, Canaan Partners & ITOCHU, JOOR is a Series C start-up that provides the world’s most recognized brands and retailers with a digital wholesale management platform that transforms the way these businesses work.  

With a CEO recently named a “Woman to Watch in 2020” by Luxury Daily, and a CTO from Google, JOOR is attracting top talent to drive market dominance.  We have 140 employees in 10 global offices, including NYC, Philadelphia, LA, Milan, London, Madrid, Melbourne, Berlin and Tokyo. And, we are continuing to grow in a smart, sound way.

Founded in 2010, JOOR now services 8,600 brands across 53 categories, 200,000 retailers in 144 countries, and manages an incredible $1.5B in gross merchandise volume (GMV) each and every month Clients include major retailers, like Neiman Marcus and Harrods; e-commerce players like ShopBop; and key influencers like Dover Street Market. Leading men’s and women’s brands include everyone from Tory Burch, Jimmy Choo, Alexander McQueen, Berluti, The Row and thousands more.

We are one of the few tech companies with a female CEO and 1/3 of our engineering team is made up of women — well above the industry norm. Walking our floors, you’ll find people of every shape, color, ethnicity and creed. If you are looking to join a team of innovators and trail blazers who value diversity of thought and experience, then JOOR is a great choice for you.

Why JOOR:

JOOR Engineering:

We’re growing our engineering team and seeking members who want to set the tone for what technology in the wholesale industry looks like. You’ll tackle complex problems and build the systems that support emerging, independent businesses all the way up to global brands and retailers. Our clients rely on our products to grow their business and we are committed to building a fast and scalable product that they love, all while using best practices and the latest technologies. Our engineers are given a greenfield of opportunity to advance their skills, work collaboratively and see their solutions make an immediate impact for brands and retailers. Read the JOOR Engineering Blog to learn more. 

Open positions

Backend

We are looking for both a senior and a mid level backend engineer. Do you feel you have the following skillset? Then don’t hesitate and apply ASAP!

  • 4+ years experience as a software engineer
  • We are ideally looking for:
    • Extensive knowledge of Python and Django
    • API development preferably with GraphQL
    • Experience with relational databases (we use PostgreSQL mainly) 
    • Experience with Docker, since it is used from development to production
    • Code reviews and unit tests for all code
    • Comfortable with GIT
    • Knowledge of gRPC would be a huge plus
    • Having worked with microservices would be highly valued
  • Spanish and English fluency, both verbal and written required

Apply now!

Senior Backend Developer

Backend developer

Frontend

Is creating amazing Web UIs using React your thing? Then don’t hesitate to check this out! We are looking for:

  • 3+ years experience as a software engineer 
  • Previous experience working as a React.js Developer
  • In-depth knowledge of JavaScript, CSS, HTML and front-end languages
  • Knowledge of REACT tools including React.js, Webpack, Enzyme, Redux, and Flux
  • Experience with user interface design
  • Experience with browser-based debugging and performance testing software
  • Knowledge of API consumption, specially with GraphQL
  • Code reviews and unit tests for all code
  • Comfortable with GIT
  • Spanish and English fluency, both verbal and written required 

Apply now!

Frontend developer

Quality Assurance (QA)

Are you ready to take on a QA role? This is how you will help us push the boundaries of quality: 

  • You will be key in evangelizing testing culture working with all parts of Tech at JOOR – including our Engineers, Technical Leads, Quality Engineers and Product Managers.
  • Being solutions-driven, you will aid in identifying and implementing testing strategies for the needs of the organization.
  • As a Subject Matter Expert, you will seek to continuously learn about our systems, users, and business applications to level up those around you.
  • You will take calculated risks, engaging in active research of new testing techniques, methodologies and tools, sharing them with the team, and applying them when there’s a potential for improvement in partnership with Engineering teams. 
  • You will work with high-level specs, in a fast-paced environment and think critically to provide the best test coverage in both ideal situations and in the non-ideal when constraints are present.
  • You will work with other Quality Engineers to level up those around you.

This what we expect you to have:

  • 5 years prior experience as a Quality Engineer or related role, developing automation tests and developing testing frameworks or tools
  • 5 years experience with Python or Javascript
  • Experience working within the full development lifecycle, and helping improve processes within the lifecycle.
  • Experience testing multiple systems including web platforms, apis, and microservices.
  • Experience automating build processes and application deployments with tools like Jenkins.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills with immediate team and stakeholders outside of the immediate team (ie. Technical Leads, Engineers, Product Managers)

Bonus Skills and Expertise: 

  • Experience with Databases
  • Experience with testing across distributed teams and microservice architecture.
  • Experience with multiple tiers of testing including understanding when best to utilize E2E tests, integration tests, contract tests and/or unit tests.
  • Experience with Selenium and Cypress would be a huge plus.

Apply now!

QA Engineer

Good luck! I’ll try to make time soon to write a post on how to prepare for technical interviews, so stay tuned ;).

Until next time!

Thanks for reading!