Oh Snap!
This job is no longer active - but you can still view the details below.

Senior Software Engineer

| Seattle
Who is Karat?
Karat is the world's leader in conducting first-round technical interviews. Our network of experienced interview engineers have conducted over 20,000 technical interviews on behalf of clients including Indeed, Pinterest, Intuit, and Citrix. We continuously analyze our interview data to get smarter and more predictive with every interview we conduct. As a result, our clients reclaim 60% of engineering hours per hire, accelerate achievement of their hiring goal by 25%, and offer an exceptional experience with 95% of candidates rating their experience as positive.
Our Mission
Our mission is to be the world’s interviewer. We conduct highly predictive interviews for our clients with rigor, humanity and fairness. Karat helps companies hire the engineers they need to create the future and helps ensure that engineers are in jobs that maximize their strengths.
Engineering at Karat
We've all been through technical interviews (one side or the other). As a member of Karat's engineering team, you'll work on a relatable product with engineers who care: about the product, thier craftsmanship, and the team. We usually work in Ruby and Python, taking care to thoroughly test and continuously deploy our code.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lay the foundation for our new systems while revamping the old.
  • Own projects from design to release.
  • Build up junior engineers through direct mentorship and strategic processes.
  • Remain flexible enough to handle all of the unknowns that come with growth in the company.

About you

  • A belief in our mission and crave consequential responsibility.
  • A passion for software craftsmanship and the humility to be wrong.
  • A love for high-performance teams and a desire to build one.
  • Experience interviewing, teaching, and mentoring
  • Experience working on a modern web development stack.
  • Strong experience in a dynamic language used for web development, such as Ruby, Python, or Go.
  • Experience working on dynamic websites using AJAX and modern frameworks like Angular or React, as well as plain old JavaScript.
  • Experience working on web apps - you know how HTTP, Rest, and web security works.
  • At home in a Unix/Linux workflow.

Bonus Experience

  • Experience in DevOps/infrastructure.
  • Comfortable presenting at events or conferences.

Thank you for your interest in Karat!

Read Full Job Description

Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • PostgreSQLDatabases


1100 NE Campus Parkways , Seattle, WA 98105

What are Karat Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
More Jobs at Karat8 open jobs
All Jobs
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
Design + UX
Data + Analytics