SwoopMe, Inc: Senior Backend Engineer (Rails) (San Francisco, CA)
Posted: Jan 2, 2020
Be a part of a team that is changing the roadside experience for millions of drivers making the roads safer and smarter – for everyone!
Our Union Square San Francisco based team at Swoop, along with our Boston based parent company, Agero, has set out to redefine the roadside assistance experience. Combined, we protect over 115 million drivers and are making the roads safer by using the best technologies, customer service and partnerships with companies like Lyft.
Our Backend Engineering team in SF and Boston are busy helping to rapidly scale our platform which is expanding globally and we are in need of more Sr. Software Engineers with extensive Rails experience.
About the Role
Swoop is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to build our client facing Open API to provide roadside assistance to everything from connected vehicles to insurance apps. You’ll help us develop the models, business logic, and GraphQL API layer to provide a highly available and scalable platform to run the roadside assistance marketplace we've built over the past 3 years.
We are a highly automated team using continuous integration with model, integration, and system tests to build a high quality product while maintaining a high velocity.
You can see examples of our work through our public API: https://api.joinswoop.com/
You will be joining a team at the beginning of the growth period - we've found product market fit and will be significantly scaling the team over the next 12 months. This position will likely grow into a lead position as the team grows.
Design Swoop's internal product related API's to support the React FrontEnd and Mobile clients
Design Swoop's API's to support new Insurance and OEM clients
Develop a Consistent, Well Documented, Tested, Performant Rails API
You enjoy working at fast growing companies and building systems from the ground up
You have 6 -10 years of experience building backend software, preferably API based
Deep understanding of API design and best practices
You have extensive Rails experience
CS or Engineering related Degree
Optimization experience at the DB and Application layer
Swoop, along with our parent company, Agero, has set out to redefine the roadside assistance experience by offering real time transparency, unmatched scale and seamless integration with most of the major automotive and insurance brands. Combined, we protect over 115 million drivers and are making the roads safer by using the best technologies, customer service and partnerships with companies like Lyft.
Learn more at https://joinswoop.com and www.agero.com
Agero’s mission is to safeguard consumers on the road through a unique combination of platform intelligence and human powered solutions, strengthening our clients’ relationships with their drivers. We are a leading provider of driving solutions, including roadside assistance, accident management, consumer affairs and telematics. The company protects 115 million vehicles in partnership with leading automobile manufacturers, insurance carriers and other diversified clients. Managing one of the largest national networks of service providers, Agero responds to more than 12 million requests annually for assistance. Agero, a member company of The Cross Country Group, is headquartered in Medford, Mass., with operations throughout North America. To learn more, visit www.agero.com and follow on Twitter @AgeroNews.
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