Software Engineer, Backend

San Francisco, CA, United States, Silicon Valley, CA, United States


Role Locations

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Silicon Valley, CA, United States


501+ people

Tech Stack

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Java
  • Go
  • Python
  • Bash
  • C++
  • Linux
  • Swift
  • Kotlin
  • React Native
  • Kubernetes
  • Spinnaker
  • Airflow
  • Alation
  • Kinesis
  • Superset
  • Snowflake
  • AWS
  • MySQL

Role Description

As a Backend Software Engineer at Lime, you will be building the core technology that powers our fleet of connected vehicles. We're launching our service quickly across the world, and you’ll be focusing on building the backend systems that can process boatloads of requests from our IoT devices and various consumer/enterprise apps. You will also be given the chance to improve our suite of operational tools that enable our distributed workforce to charge, deploy, and maintain our electric vehicles. You’ll be working alongside a group of engineers, designers, and PMs from top schools and with experience building systems and apps at top companies.

Responsibilities - Develop robust systems that serve both our user-facing apps and our internal tools - Be willing to pick up new programming languages and frameworks on the fly and help out where needed - Closely monitor the performance of all critical parts of our stack and be able to respond to system failures - Be diligent about tracking data so that we will have a good look into how we can improve our products - Work multi-functionally with our talented team of designers, product managers, and operators - Dogfood our product and document any bugs or feature requests

Requirements - You have a degree in Computer Science from a top engineering school, or equivalent technical background - You have experience working with relational databases

What We Offer - Opportunity to revolutionize transportation in your hometown with the leader in urban mobility solutions - You will have the chance to scale with a rapidly growing organization, with tons of opportunity for growth - Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability - Work with a team of fun and motivated individuals - Competitive salary and benefits

About Lime

Lime is revolutionizing micro mobility and empowering a new urban lifestyle. The mobile app lets riders easily find and unlock our fleet of shared smart bikes and scooters, providing them with a fun, efficient and sustainable way to move around the city. By partnering with local communities, Lime is working to not only improve transportation, but cultivate a culture centered around active, healthy and sustainable urban living. Lime is based in San Francisco, CA, and is funded by leading VC firms including Google Ventures, Fifth Wall and Andreessen Horowitz.

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