Staff Software Engineer

Published on February 26, 2023

Company Description
Order is a spend efficiency platform that helps businesses save time, save money, and gain clarity into their spend. Order provides businesses a single catalog of all of the products they buy across all their vendors, the ability to automatically check out with one cart, tools to control and visualize their spend, and a single consolidated bill for all the products they buy in a month.
Founded in 2016 and headquartered in New York City, Order oversees nearly half a billion dollars in annualized spend across hundreds of customers like WeWork, SoulCycle, and Lume. Order has raised $50M in funding from industry-leading investors like MIT, Stage 2 Capital, Rally Ventures, 645 Ventures, and more. Order has been proudly named as a 50 to Watch by Spend Matters and a Best Place to Work by BuiltIn.
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Job Description
As a Staff Software Engineer, you will employ your technical expertise to help your team achieve results that drive the growth of our business. Along the way you will set the bar for producing high quality code and mentor your team members to meet or exceed that standard. While you are capable of full stack development, you will leverage your front end development expertise to lead the production of a design system and champion the adoption of it.

  • Contribute during the creation of the team roadmap.
  • Lead the production of a design system and champion the adoption of it
  • Write sustainable, high-quality, high-performance code that sets a high standard for your team
  • Become the expert in your team's domain and adjacent domains that affect your team.
  • Design simple services and systems with a focus on iterative development, reliability, and minimizing the cost of future changes
  • Define epics and stories, ensuring they are appropriately broken down, prioritized, and well understood by the team.
  • Identify and document dependencies at both the epic and story level, and ensure they are well understood by the team.
  • Help your team make clear decisions in alignment with organizational goals, backing decisions made, and taking responsibility for their success.
  • Strive for continuous learning and improvement for yourself and your team, providing technical mentorship wherever possible
  • Participate in rotating on-call duties, including incident management

  • You have a strong leadership mindset and are motivated by accountability
  • You are results-oriented
  • You love helping people in your team grow and improve
  • Writing tests is an integral part of your development process
  • You know how to design and build software incrementally
  • Rallying people around achieving a goal comes naturally to you
  • You are collaborative, open-minded, and looking to continue to develop your craft
  • You are a highly skilled Full Stack Developer with a passion for Front End developmentĀ 
  • You have produced a design system that was adopted
  • You love great design and elegant interactions and find conversations about UX energizing

Technical Skills
  • Basic computer science concepts are in your wheelhouse
  • You can demonstrate expertise in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOM Manipulation, JSON, AJAX, Storybook (or other reusable component libraries)
  • You can demonstrate competency with Ruby, and Ruby on Rails
  • Not only do you have experience with PostgreSQL and other SQL-based databases, you can optimize a SQL query.
  • You have practical experience with AWS (or other cloud services), infrastructure as code, and CI/CD
  • You understand web application security, observability, and a lot of other things about building and operating software and services
  • Competent in WCAG 2.1AA standards and lighthouse scoring

Additional Information
What you'll receive
  • A competitive compensation package as well as stock options
  • Robust medical, dental, vision, and wellness benefits
  • Flexible time off and remote work policies
  • Employer-sponsored 401(k) including an employer match
  • The anticipated annual base salary range for this role is $190,000 - $210,000. Actual compensation will be commensurate with experience, qualifications, knowledge, and skills.

Order is an equal opportunity employer. Applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by law.