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JOB: Etsy, Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer, Search Experience

  • 117 Adams St., Brooklyn, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

As an Etsy employee, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and make an impact in the lives of millions. Our commitments to diversity and inclusion, team culture and the spaces where we work all reflect our mission to keep commerce human.

Job Description

Our marketplace has an abundance of one-of-a-kind items from independent artists, designers and vintage collectors from around the world. Our challenge? Make it easier for buyers to find these remarkable goods and for creative entrepreneurs to find success through our platform.

Are you interested in empowering the growth of millions of small businesses? Excited about working at scale but keeping the uniqueness of our shops and inventory top of mind?

Join us on our team which is responsible for crafting the search experience at Etsy. As an engineer on our team, you will play a major role in improving the shopping experience for millions of Etsy buyers. We’re a cross-functional group of engineers, data scientists, product managers, designers, analysts, and researchers. Here’s a taste of the problems we’re solving:

  • How can we help someone find that perfect item, even when they don’t know what they’re looking for?
  • How can we understand buyer’s motives and interests to personalize their experience?
  • How can we help buyers to explore the breadth of Etsy’s inventory?

Our production systems rely on PHP, JavaScript, Java, and Scala; we are proud to have an engineering culture that encourages career growth and learning. You can learn more about our philosophies, tools, and some of the challenges we’ve been solving on our Engineering blog:

We are language-agnostic in our approach to interviewing.