Sr. Software Engineer

  • San Mateo, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

What if you could:

  1. Work for the world’s largest international eCommerce business, responsible for over $150BB in supported online sales, as they expand internationally in North America and beyond?
  2. Support tens of thousands of merchants successfully selling billions of dollars online?
  3. Develop big data and transaction based solutions that support and interface with nearly every large US-based eCommerce platform--eBay, Amazon, Google, Facebook, iOS, and others?
  4. Learn alongside an amazing, focused product team?
  5. Yet, are still allowed to work in a smaller, entrepreneurial atmosphere where you have a massive say in what gets done, how it get done, and where every effort immediately enables an improved product and customer experience?

Vendio, an Alibaba Company, is one of the top 5 eCommerce Software Platforms for Small Business and enables billions of online transaction volume for their supported businesses across multiple online marketplaces, comparison shopping engines, social and mobile shopping, and more. Additionally, as key members of Alibaba’s US-based team, we provide valuable solutions today, and are setting the stage in the US as Alibaba grows to support global commerce for merchants.

Job Description

We’re looking for a senior developer to help drive projects from conception to completion by helping refine customer requirements into workable solutions within a focused product team environment. As a hands-on product engineering lead, you will work with our customers to understand their commerce and marketing automation needs, identify and implement new workable solutions using their real data, work on overall product development, and help the team trouble shoot customer issues. 

The specific development challenges involve solving complex problems related to big data, synchronous and asynchronous transaction processing, scalability and high availability within a cloud computing architecture.


      • Experience (7+ years) in rapid development environments
      • Expert knowledge of distributed systems
      • Platform engineering a definite plus
      • Demonstrated understanding of scalability and availability patterns 
      • Expertise with development and architecture of shopping engines, electronic marketplaces, data feed processing, databases, AWS services, spring, ext-js, spring MVC

Java, MySQL, AWS
Perl, Ruby legacy environments

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.