Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Mobi Systems

Mobi Systems

Software Engineering
Somerville, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024
About Mobi
Mobi builds technologies that expand the human ability to navigate the world.
Mobi’s core ability is to model decision-making through a planning platform to solve complex problems for the individual and at scale that the human brain can’t solve alone. Mobi’s AI planning platform integrates robust data sets capable of fleet efficiency optimization, business process automation, as well as guiding travelers to the tastiest meals and off-the-beaten-path experiences worldwide. Mobi’s ability to solve tough problems at scale is being used by the world’s largest brands.
Founded in the research labs of MIT in 2012, we work, build, and learn together at our headquarters in Somerville, MA. We’re proud to be backed by an outstanding group of investors, Firefly Venture Partners, RPM Ventures, and Enterprise Holdings, who share our commitment to building transformative travel technologies.
Working at Mobi
We welcome people with a range of backgrounds, identities, passions, and skills. We believe that difference breeds creativity. We know it’s not enough to hire people with diverse points of view: it is crucial to cultivate a culture of continued conversation. We are woman-led, and many identities are represented by the current team.
Our work is centered on four core values:
* Build with Care: We incorporate environmental and socially sustainable values in everything we build.
* Center Diversity: We celebrate diversity on the team and through the products and partnerships we create.
* Share Knowledge: We publish, speak, and consult to share as much knowledge as possible.
* Real > Virtual: We build technology that unlocks real-world experiences.
About the Role
As a Senior Software Engineer, you will play an active role in building and maintaining our platform. Daily you will be adding new features to support our travel use cases, and evolving code design to improve the robustness and contribute to the scalability of our platform. Within this role, you will have the opportunity to mentor and lead Junior developers on the team. You will also have the chance to solve complex problems and see your solutions come to life in different fields.

Required Technical Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 3 years of industry experience.
  • Experience with cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, etc.).
  • Proficient with expert experience in Java (especially using Spring).
  • In-depth understanding of programming fundamentals
  • Passionate about writing clean and robust code and have written automation tests to ensure the quality and performance of your code.

Required Soft Skills

  • Experience and interest in either mentoring or managing individual contributors.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-growth startup environment and bounce ideas off your colleagues.
  • Proven track record of working independently.
  • High adaptability and ease in navigating dynamic work environments.

Nice to Have Skills

  • Experience in Python
  • Experience building data-centric applications
  • Strong appreciation for the tradeoff between different data structures/algorithms.
Benefits & Perks
Competitive Base Salary + Annual Bonus
Comprehensive Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision) for you and your family, covered mostly by the company.
Company-paid Disability and Life Insurance
Paid Parental Leave (for all types of parents and families)
Equity ownership in the company
401k Plan
Generous Paid Time Off + $1,000 Bonus for taking 5 consecutive days off
Flexibility to work anywhere in the world for one month a year
Tuition Reimbursement
Cell Phone & Transportation Reimbursement
Lunch daily from local Davis Square restaurants
Cozy office environment with a full kitchen, massage chairs, live plants, and much more!
Mobi hires those who are willing to work either full-time in the office or on a hybrid schedule.
Equal Opportunity
We are an equal opportunity employer; applicants, employees, and former employees are protected from employment discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status and genetic information (including family medical history), or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.