Software Engineer

| Seattle

The Software Development Engineer’s role is to design, develop, test, and troubleshoot software programs and applications. This includes configuring, developing, and documenting software specifications throughout the project life cycle. The Software Development Engineer adheres to architecture standards and follows best practice development standards. 

Avalara is the worldwide leader in tax calculation, reporting, and remittance automation.. The work we do is fundamental to electronic commerce. We're the first to admit it - tax isn't sexy. But revolutionizing fundamental business processes -- that's big time. And that's what we're doing every day, bringing technology to bear on the arcane process of tax calculation, reporting and remitting. Our work improves the lives of our customers by making tedious business processes they must participate in simple and easy.
 

Job Duties

  • Strong analytical and reasoning abilities, including troubleshooting.
  • Planning, organizing, and decision making abilities with follow-through.
  • Be a self-starter; continually seek opportunities to improve yourself, your team, and its products
  • Multi-task with attention to detail and deadlines
  • Participate in all phases of the software lifecycle – design, development, unit tests, testing, and support
  • Communicate potential risks, delays, concerns to manager and team
  • Willingness to continually learn.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science/MIS or equivalent on-the-job experience required
  • Candidate should be familiar with the following development languages: C#, JavaScript/jQuery, and SQL
  • Experience with Git and continuous integration tools
  • Strong work ethic & people skills

The perks of working at Avalara go beyond amazing physical spaces and a Tiki Bar. We’re committed to continued progress in diversity and inclusion. As an employee at Avalara, you’ll have the opportunity to join resource groups focused on diversity of thought, engage with your local or global community about topics that matter to you and the organization and receive continued education around inclusion and development. As Avalara grows, so do the voices within it. It’s time to hear your voice.

Read Full Job Description

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Twitter BootstrapLibraries
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • Adobe Target, Adobe AnalyticsAnalytics
    • AxureDesign
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • Adobe Experience ManagerCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • SendGridEmail
    • Adobe CampaignLead Gen
    • Oracle EloquaLead Gen

Location

255 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104

What are Avalara Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
More Jobs at Avalara52 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Content
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Finance
new
Seattle
Sales
new
Seattle
Finance
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Product
new
Seattle
Content
new
Seattle
Project Mgmt
new
Seattle
Operations
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Data + Analytics
new
Seattle
Marketing
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Finance
new
Seattle
Sales
new
Seattle
Project Mgmt
new
Seattle
HR
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Design + UX
new
Seattle
Operations
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Design + UX
new
Seattle
Project Mgmt
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Developer
new
Seattle
Project Mgmt
new
Seattle