Staff Software Engineer at Fleetio

Posted on: 10/02/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: heroku coverage rails ruby redis docker aws terraform graphql postgres

[***Fleetio***](https://www.fleetio.com/) ***is looking for an Engineering Leader who has an unrelenting drive and the know-how to build scalable, maintainable software solutions with great software design principles and a pragmatic approach.*** Fleetio has a modern tech stack (Ruby on Rails, ReactJS, ES6, Postgres) and we are growing our product and team rapidly. As a Staff Software Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the architecture and technical direction based on our product vision. The ideal candidate relishes taking on challenging problems, has a solid track record of building scalable solutions, and can become an expert of a sub-domain within the platform. Fleetio is a modern software platform that helps thousands of organizations around the world manage a fleet. We are making an impact on how our customers manage their fleets and you will play a major role in helping shape a key sub-domain within the platform. Transportation technology is a hot market and we’re leading the charge, with raving fans and new customers signing up every day. [We recently raised a $21M Series B round](https://bhamnow.com/2020/11/10/birmingham-based-company-fleetio-raises-21-million-in-funding/) and are on an exciting trajectory as a company. * Fleetio overview video: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IlvIbwZT3oU> * More about the Fleetio platform: <https://www.fleetio.com/features> * API docs: [developer.fleetio.com](https://developer.fleetio.com/) * Test drive Fleetio to get an even better feel for what we're building: <https://www.fleetio.com/register> ***This is a remote role and is open to candidates in the United States, Canada, or Mexico.*** **What you'll be doing** * You will work closely with the Lead Engineer to own a large business domain and provide technical direction to your squad as necessary. * You will help the team deliver well-tested, maintainable, and performant code. * You will act as a liaison and work closely with Product Managers, Designers, and other Engineers to plan, design, architect, and implement features in the core areas of our platform. * You will be working with interesting data points/streams at scale (both in-house data and from integrations with 3rd parties such as GPS and fuel card providers) to provide actionable insights to the end-user. * You will research, implement prototypes and spikes as necessary to validate assumptions and technical feasibility. * You will champion code quality and introduce necessary design patterns by working in unison with other Staff and Principal Engineers. * You will pave the way for other Engineers on the team by building a solid technical foundation. * You will help grow Fleetio's Engineering culture and brand. **What's in it for you** * Be a part of an incredible team of “A” players who go above and beyond to make Fleetio a successful company. You will build software used by people all around the world. So many different types of companies and organizations operate a fleet each day, and Fleetio is a good fit for most of them (it’s a huge market). * Work remotely (within the United States, Canada, or Mexico) or at our Birmingham, AL HQ. Over 80% of our Engineering Team works remotely (including our CTO), and we have promoted a strong remote working culture since the beginning (2012). * We place great emphasis on work/life balance. We have families and hobbies and know you do too. **Our Team** Our Engineering and Product teams are structured as autonomous squads that execute within one focal area toward a defined product vision. We're hardcore believers in easy-to-use software, and our main goal as Product Engineers is to quickly and continuously deliver meaningful value to our customers. We've optimized our CI/CD tools and processes to easily get code into our production environments, resulting in an average of 40 deploys per week. * Check out our Engineering culture page: <https://www.fleetio.com/careers/engineering> * Watch our culture videos: [https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLL-z627bKIC-a9PhdQ-MHG2zyMf6W\_aeq](https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLL-z627bKIC-a9PhdQ-MHG2zyMf6W_aeq) **Requirements** * 8+ years experience with Ruby on Rails or similar web framework * Extensive experience designing and building REST APIs * Deep expertise with relational database concepts * Possess the knack to navigate large codebases, seamlessly introduce good design patterns and principles * Hands-on tech leadership experience including leading projects and providing technical direction * Proven ability to gain expert level understanding and ownership of a business domain * Solid track record of leading large, complex projects to successful delivery * Ability to work with distributed teams and work towards collective success * Passion for teaching and mentoring other engineers * Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills **Considered a plus, if you have experience with...** * GraphQL * Postgres * Redis * Heroku * AWS * Docker * CI/CD Pipeline * Terraform **Benefits** * 100% coverage of employee health and dental insurance (50% family) * 401(k) + match * Company stock options * Vision, STD & LTD * Dependent Care FSA and Medical FSA * Generous PTO, Company Holidays & Floating Holiday * Maternity/Paternity leave * Community service funds * Mac laptop * Professional development funds * Health and wellness incentives * Remote working friendly since 2012 *For Non-U.S. based candidates, Fleetio offers a country-specific competitive benefits package.* **Not quite what you were hoping for? Check out our other engineering roles** [**here**](https://www.fleetio.com/careers/engineering#jobs)**.**