Google Backend Software Engineer - E-Commerce Platform Services in Palo Alto, California

As a software engineer on the store backend team at Nest, you will be responsible for designing and implementing our e-commerce and subscriptions platform. You will develop and scale functionality for components including subscriptions, payments, order management, and fulfillment that are critical to Nest’s online business.

The work:

  • Develop a reliable, scalable, and flexible e-commerce platform for Nest's online store

  • Execute on projects which include payments processing, order fulfillment, analytics, delivery scheduling, and supply chain operations systems

  • Collaborate with a wide range of teams to deliver compelling user experiences

  • Work on user-facing products like e-commerce store, subscriptions, coupon codes, vouchers, gift cards, etc.

  • Develop test frameworks and operational tools for the services you create

Minimum qualifications:

  • BS BE in Computer Science or related technical field

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related

  • Understanding of multiple programming languages (e.g. Scala, C C++, Java, Javascript, Python, Ruby, Bash)

  • Comfortable working on Linux-based systems

  • Demonstrated JVM experience

  • Familiarity with one or more common web frameworks (e.g.Spring MVC or Play), and frontend web development

  • Demonstrated experience with high-load systems

  • Effective written communications skills

  • A passion and curiosity for creating and building things

  • Thrive in a collaborative team with other strong programmers architects

  • Experience with Hybris, ATG, or Websphere Commerce

  • Hands-on experience with commerce, payment processing, order fulfillment, or other monetization-related platforms including ad serving technologies

At Nest, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Nest is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.