Blurb® is a book-making platform and creative community that enables individuals to create, publish, share and sell high-quality photo books, trade books, and magazines in both print and digital formats. Blurb is accessible to consumers across the globe with free, innovative book creation and layout tools. Founded in 2005, Blurb has over 2 million customers worldwide, resulting in over 4 million unique book titles, with nearly 18 million units shipped to almost 100 countries around the world. We are headquartered in San Francisco.
The Web team at Blurb enables people all over the globe to buy, sell and share books seamlessly through the Blurb platform and beyond. As a member of this agile team, you will be responsible for collaborating and innovating on cutting-edge features and developing a scalable infrastructure to ship features to our worldwide customer base.
We're a group of tinkerers, makers, hackers, and language enthusiasts, who hail from all over the world and a variety of backgrounds. Some technologies we use daily include Rails, Ruby, React, Ember, Backbone, Redis, PostgreSQL, jQuery, Sass, RSpec, Cucumber, HTML5 and Github. We practice continuous integration and test constantly. We work closely with our product owners to make sure we're building the right thing at the right time.
Your responsibility as Software Engineer will be to design and implement scalable solutions for our front-end on Blurb.com. This person will be a vital member of the Blurb team, responsible for the look and feel of multiple websites, landing pages and forms, focusing on coding, usability and ease of navigation. You will work closely with the rest of the Web team, Operations and Product teams to craft elegant solutions within our expansive e-commerce platform which facilitates all aspects of printer routing, shipping, order fulfillment and customer support to our worldwide customer base.
Education/Certifications: BS in Computer Science preferred or a related discipline / equivalent training
Work Experience: 3 years of web development experience, comfortable with React
May be expected to work irregular hours on occasion
Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org