Shapeways is changing the way people can get access to and use 3D printing in their every day lives. Our smart, engaged, fun team works with cutting-edge technology every single day. With offices in NYC and the Netherlands, we're bringing together passionate people to change the future and enable everyone to be a creator.
Shapeways is the leading global B2C 3D printing community and marketplace. Printing in over 60 different materials and finishes, we've printed over 8 million products for our community, and enable 45,000+ shop owners to sell through our marketplace.
Why is a Senior Full Stack Engineer important to us? We are driven technologists who possess a blend of business savvy, product intuition, and coding skills. In addition to running PHP 7 on our production servers, we utilize Java, Python, MySQL, Solr, and other technologies in our 3d analysis and testing frameworks.
As a Senior Software Engineer you will:
- Focus on App Performance and Uptime
- Influence and define the Application Development team’s strategy
- Execute on defined features and improvements with Software team
- Enhance code quality and system architecture
- Collaborate with Product Team on features, functionality and improvements
- Inspire passion and drive to change the way that things are made
- Practice progressive enhancement and graceful degradation
You might be a good fit if you/ have:
- 5 years of hands on code development
- A deep knowledge of PHP / Java / Python technologies
- Experience with OOP ( Object Oriented programming, Refactoring and Domain Driven Design in particular)
- Possess strong Data Modeling skills – MySQL / Solr
- An ability to show technical ownership and work with Product team on project scope and functionality
- Are creative, resourceful, pro-active, and focused
- Are able to manage your own time commitments and deliverables - manage time in a startup culture
- Want to be a team player – be flexible and willing to go with the (work) flow
- Will be comfortable working autonomously; creating and tracking progress in a fast paced environment
- Are always learning: believing that a job where you’re constantly learning is the best kind of job and you’re comfortable asking for help
Why join our team?
Shapeways is breaking new ground in the field of 3D printing. With our website and marketplace for designers, our goal is to give everyone access to the revolution of digital manufacturing. This isn’t your typical web business – we have a physical product at the back end. If you’d like to work in a dynamic, collaborative, respectful environment where colleagues share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively, then Shapeways is just what you’re looking for.
Benefits and perks include:
- Stock options in the company
- Medical Benefits (individual covered at 100%)
- Vision and Dental insurance
- Flexible Spending Account
- Commuter Benefits
- 401(k) with Safe Harbor matching
- Four weeks of PTO (20 days total/year) in addition to national holidays
- Five sick days/year
- Stocked fridge (free drinks, cereal, yogurt, fruit, cookies, coffee, beer etc.)
- Catered lunch at LIC Factory daily and catered lunch at NYC office weekly
- Working with some of the most talented, passionate, creative innovators in NYC. Best culture out there!
- You’ll also have the coolest desk toys anywhere. Fun is part of our DNA – a sense of humor is a must!
We want the women of Shapeways to feel supported so we put effort into getting together for outings that include good women inspired conversation, food and drinks. We even have our own Slack Chat!
Overall Shapeways is committed to employing a diverse group of people that are passionate about our business. We have mentorship and leadership 1:1's in all departments career goals are clear and consistently discussed.
Because we strive to be a diverse group of people, our environment is rich with opportunities for women to learn, share and pursue career advancements. And let's not forget work life balance! In addition to our generous PTO program - for those women who are expanding their families - we have a great health care plan as well as 12 weeks paid time off.
Shapeways has set out to redefine product creation. We are a platform that enables the full creator experience through design, making, and selling--born out of our consumer 3D printing service, the largest in the world. We have over 1 million creators and have printed over 10 million [...]