Software Engineer II, Account

Toast

Dublin, IE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 06/09/2021
  • Website: pos.toasttab.com
  • Company Address: 401 Park Drive Suite 801, Boston, MA, 02215

About Toast

Toast empowers restaurants of all sizes to build great teams, increase revenue, improve operations, and delight guests.

Job Description

Now, more than ever, the Toast team is committed to our customers. We’re taking steps to help restaurants navigate these unprecedented times with technology, resources, and community. Our focus is on building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. And because our technology is purpose-built for restaurants, by restaurant people, restaurants can trust that we’ll deliver on their needs for today while investing in experiences that will power their restaurant of the future. 

Are you bready* for a change?

Toast is looking for a Backend Engineer II to join our newly formed Account Team in Dublin where our mission is to drive 100% of account management activities via self-service. You will enable restaurant owners to manage their user and restaurant profile data, manage their restaurant subscriptions/purchases as well as their financial account information and billing/invoice activities. Partnering with stakeholders, product managers, product designers, product data analysts, and other engineers, you will be part of a team developing a best-in-class solution that delivers functionality that delights. 

We are looking for an engineer who has the ability and drive to make an impact, not only on their own but by also enabling those around them to succeed. You will be responsible for the creation and support of features across our web front end and distributed back end services. You’ll also be tasked with building scalable, reliable and high quality features with the goal of creating a smooth and delightful experience for restaurant staff and their guests.

If you want to help create something tangible that is used every day, help small businesses achieve their vision, and take on the challenge of scaling a SaaS product from millions of users to hundreds of millions of users, Toast is the place for you.

About this roll* (Responsibilities)

  • Be part of a team working collaboratively with UX, PM, QA and other engineers building web applications using modern web technologies 
  • Define best practices and help choose technologies to evolve our current tech. stack while writing world-class applications
  • Championing best practices such as quality integration and unit testing
  • Provide design feedback and participate in code reviews to ensure implementations meet requirements
  • Ensure that all work done is delivered with quality and is appropriately monitored and supported in production

Do you have the right ingredients*? (Requirements)

  • Strong experience with Java or another object-oriented language, with a deep understanding of testing, quality & best practices.
  • An interest in functional programming, such as Kotlin, Java 8 Lambdas, Scala etc.
  • Experience supporting and debugging a large multi threaded application.
  • The capacity to tackle complex and ambiguous problems, communicate clearly with others to solve the problem, and share knowledge to help the whole team succeed.
  • Prior experience making an impact on a previous project, product or within an organization.
  • Exposure to distributed systems, scaling challenges, SaaS, SQL, JS, & Pulsar are a plus.
  • Enjoys building well-engineered, usable and accessible systems
  • Experience working in a team with Agile/Scrum methodology

Our Tech Stack

Toast’s products run on a stack that ranges from guest and restaurant-facing Android tablets to backend services in Java to internal, guest-facing and restaurant-facing web apps. Toast employs a Micro Frontend architecture using individually deployed single-page applications across our web experience. Toast is building apps on a foundation of React, Apollo (GraphQL) and Tailwind with react-testing-library and Webpack for testing & bundling respectively. Our backend services follow a microservice architecture written using Java 8 and DropWizard; we use AWS extensively, ranging from S3 to RDS to Lambda. We have our own platform for dealing with user management, service elevations and robust load balancing. Toast stores data in a set of sharded Postgres databases and utilizes Apache Spark for large scale data workloads including query and batch processing

*Bread puns encouraged but not required

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.