Semaphore

Senior Software Engineer – Enterprise

Semaphore

International, Anywhere; 100% Remote

March 30, 2022

Semaphore is a leader in hosted continuous integration and deployment, with over 50,000 developers relying on Semaphore to test and deploy their code. Our mission is to help teams ship their software faster and with more confidence by providing a robust and scalable platform for software delivery.

Our platform provides continuous delivery services for all mainstream programming languages as well as native support for building and shipping Docker containers. We aim to deliver the easiest to use and fastest CI/CD service. We work in small highly effective teams, so every team member is vital to the success of the company.

We’re looking for collaborative, detail-oriented people who are ready for a challenge. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to take significant ownership of technical projects that will drive the success of the overall business. A strong candidate will bring solid product and technical acumen, combined with the ability to move fast (and fix things).

We are passionate about providing a remote, flexible and supportive work culture. Collaboration is in our DNA.

Examples of problems you’ll be solving



  • Implementing new Semaphore features

  • Improving the internal and external APIs of Semaphore

  • Automating the release process, monitoring, and solving scalability issues

  • Contributing to and collaborating on Open Source software

  • Optimizing performance and scalability of Semaphore

  • Leading and mentoring a distributed team of engineers

  • Designing and maintaining the release pipeline for our enterprise offer


Requirements



  • You have 5+ years of professional experience.

  • You have experience with shipping services into production, and maintaining their quality.

  • You have experience with shipping on-premises enterprise software.

  • You have experience with developing database-backed web applications.

  • You are proficient in one or more high-level languages.

  • You are self-managed and capable of making effective decisions.

  • You care about building maintainable, efficient, clean code.

  • You speak and write well. We’re a distributed team so we’re extra mindful about communication.

  • You are willing to master Golang and/or Elixir, our primary languages for writing Semaphore.

  • You are proficient in following TDD/BDD practices for implementing new features.

  • You have experience with taking responsibility for projects end-to-end from idea to completion.

  • You have experience with Linux and the command line.

Examples of problems you’ll be solving



  • Implementing new Semaphore features

  • Improving the internal and external APIs of Semaphore

  • Automating the release process, monitoring, and solving scalability issues

  • Contributing to and collaborating on Open Source software

  • Optimizing performance and scalability of Semaphore

  • Leading and mentoring a distributed team of engineers

  • Designing and maintaining the release pipeline for our enterprise offer


Requirements



  • You have 5+ years of professional experience.

  • You have experience with shipping services into production, and maintaining their quality.

  • You have experience with shipping on-premises enterprise software.

  • You have experience with developing database-backed web applications.

  • You are proficient in one or more high-level languages.

  • You are self-managed and capable of making effective decisions.

  • You care about building maintainable, efficient, clean code.

  • You speak and write well. We’re a distributed team so we’re extra mindful about communication.

  • You are willing to master Golang and/or Elixir, our primary languages for writing Semaphore.

  • You are proficient in following TDD/BDD practices for implementing new features.

  • You have experience with taking responsibility for projects end-to-end from idea to completion.

  • You have experience with Linux and the command line.