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Careers at Woot!

It's not just a job - it's paid employment.

You're tired of judging us from afar. Today you want to judge us from within! So if you think you can sell things, buy things, process things, repair things, and accomplish all those other tasks for which we require human involvement... take a look at the open positions below. If you feel lucky, qualified, and brave enough to take a giant step towards crap... click on the link below the job description and see what happens next!

PS: Employees can't buy Bags of Crap off the website. Just in case that makes you think twice about applying.

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Seattle, WA

Web Development Engineer
(Woot Services, LLC, Seattle, WA)

Woot.com is a silly deal website that pioneered the deal-a-day model and continues to offer great bargains mixed with fun writing, odd videos, and an equally fun and engaged community.  Behind all the silliness and savings, Woot is also a team of developers, designers, writers, product buyers, community moderators, and a host of other folks all dedicated to bringing customers a bit of fun and a great deal. Woot serves tens of millions of customers a year with their deals and shenanigans.

Right now, Woot is looking for a creative web development engineer to help create a revolutionary new website experience based on React. Our end goal is to deliver one of the most addicting retail experiences on the web. You'll be part of a small development team, collaborating closely with the larger website and services development teams, product managers, and design and UX experts.

The ideal candidate is passionate about new front-end technologies and has deep experience with JavaScript, React (or competing frameworks and libraries), HTML5, CSS and ES6 syntax. The candidate has consolidated experience in building complex front-end applications using React, and has demonstrated ability to understand and work with JavaScript design patterns. This position requires ability to create new complex features, optimize React code to reduce latency and code footprint, without sacrificing a great user experience. They have a strong track record of creating reliable, scalable, and high performance products requiring strong technical expertise and sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and is excited about building beautiful front-ends. This person thrives on delivering high quality technology solutions in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, test, deploy and maintain new software solutions.
  • Use software engineering best practices.
  • Work in an agile development environment, where you are always working on the most important stuff.
  • Review Code, provide guidance on best practices, and mentor junior software and web development engineers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years experience working in Javascript and Javascript libraries/frameworks like React (preferred), Angular, Vue, etc.
  • 5+ years professional web development experience
  • 5+ years developing applications for web services or applications
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
  • Experience gathering requirements, collaborating with team members, finding and implementing pragmatic solutions to problems.
  • Experience building maintainable and extensible software.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ years professional web development experience.
  • Strong knowledge and experience on Javascript, and JS frameworks/libraries like React (preferred), Angular or Vue.js
  • Demonstrated experience in building, and maintaining complex Javascript applications and front-ends with understanding of HTML5 and CSS.
  • Demonstrable track record as an owner: someone who can take a concept and make it real.

Woot, An Amazon Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran.

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Software Development Engineer II
(Woot Services, LLC, Seattle, WA)

Join Woot.com and help our curious community of deal-hunters get the stuff they buy.

Woot is a snarky daily deal website - we pioneered the deal-a-day model, and continue to offer great bargains mixed with a fun shopping experience and an engaged community. Woot is also a team of developers, designers, product buyers, community outreach, and a host of other folks all dedicated to bringing our customers an entertaining shopping experience.

We obsess about our customers as much as our customers obsess about getting one of our Bags of Crap. We use empathy, curiosity, and passion to make good on the trust customers have placed in us when they buy something and give us their money. We love solving complex problems with simple solutions. We focus not just on delivering, but on delivering the right thing for the customer, being able to maintain it, and having the proper systems in place to know when something goes wrong. Every day we seek to improve our customers' post-purchase experience, and we shape Woot's service and serverless architectural approach to meet that goal.

Responsibilities:

Woot is looking for a creative software development engineer to work on our pre-order experience. This includes everything from figuring out what deals will perform well on our website to actually listing them to notifying our customers about their availability. We want to ensure we're always putting up the best deals on the internet, and we're giving our customers - both internal and external the best way to list and shop for those deals.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Science/related field OR equivalent experience
  • 3+ years professional experience in software development
  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, including object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Proficiency in, at least one object oriented language such as C#, C++ or Java
  • Experience crafting automated unit, integration, functional, and regression tests

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years professional experience in software development
  • Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems
  • Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
  • Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, productive software engineers
  • Experience influencing software engineering best practices within your team
  • Experience developing RESTful APIs with ASP.NET MVC
  • Solid knowledge of database structures and tools

Woot, An Amazon Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran.

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Software Development Engineer I
(Woot Inc, Seattle, WA)

Curious how exactly someone defines if something is a ‘deal’ or not? Do you have a passion for working with cutting edge AWS technologies and a microservice architecture? Looking for a role that gives you big ownership in a small org?

Responsibilities:

The retail intelligence team is looking for a software development engineer to help us build one of the smartest deal pipelines on the planet. We scour the earth for the greatest products, run them through a host of different machine learning algorithms to find only the best of the best, and then throw them up on the site in a fully automated fashion. We aim to build an artificially intelligent system that can ingest new products and get them on the site in 30 minutes or less.

Join our team of retail, engineering, and product experts who obsess over delivering high-quality products to our customers. We love solving complex problems with innovative and simple solutions. We ensure that we are paying down tech debt and strive for operational excellence and a hassle-free on call. You will play a key role in implementing business-critical technologies and have great access to senior engineers who can help you learn and grow.

Ready to help build the next generation of retail?

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Science/related field OR equivalent experience

  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, including object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

  • Proficiency in, at least one object oriented language such as C#, C++ or Java

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years professional experience in software development

  • Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems

  • Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers

  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs

  • Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, productive software engineers

  • Experience influencing software engineering best practices within your team

  • Experience developing with AWS technologies

  • Solid knowledge of database structures and tools

Woot, An Amazon Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran.

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