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Senior Software Engineer

United States
Last Updated: January 13, 2021

About CommerceHub

CommerceHub is a leading provider of cloud-based ecommerce fulfillment and marketing solutions for large retailers, marketplaces, consumer brands and their suppliers. We are a melting pot of highly skilled individuals from various disciplines all working towards a common goal: supporting our partners to get their customers what they want, fast. We are constantly on the lookout for creative, fun and hardworking people who enjoy coming to work and doing what they love. If that sounds like you, keep reading!

The Role

The Engineering department at CommerceHub employs some of the top engineering talent in the area who are constantly working to improve on processes, quality and techniques, with the goal of producing the highest quality software solutions in the industry. The lines between traditional QA and software engineering are blurred here, with quality being considered at all stages of development.

Our team is comprised of very talented and highly motivated individuals, who pride themselves on working smarter, not harder. We’re empowered to make local decisions, reducing the overhead of getting things done. We aim for operational excellence, having a DevOps culture and a “you build it, you run it” mentality. We favor a Lean approach to our product development, following agile workflows such as Scrum and Kanban depending on the directive of the team. We welcome new technologies and are constantly self-evaluating our tech stack to make sure we are providing software of the highest quality. Continuous Delivery is important to us and we are constantly looking to improve our automated testing and continuous integration.

CommerceHub is hiring a highly skilled Senior Software Engineer. Senior Engineers working on the CommerceHub product, demonstrate a high degree of technical expertise in the technologies and approaches that Commercehub uses to build its core product.  CommerceHub’s core product involves more than a dozen major systems running at big data scale, billions of events per day, and requires the attention of someone looking to solve very hard problems.  Senior Engineers have a great deal of experience working not only with the languages and design patterns CommerceHub’s product uses but also be well versed in software engineering principles, modern software development methodologies and best practices around source code repositories, testing and operability.

What we offer you: 

  • Freedom to share and implement your ideas through a collaborative development team
  • Very flexible work environment
  • Generous PTO, company holidays, and a great benefits package
  • A modern technology stack

What you will do:

  • Write and maintain code in a serverless Node JS code base 
  • Write and maintain code in Rust (no experience needed)
  • Work with diverse databases: Postgres, Mongo DB, Cockroach DB, Dynamo DB
  • Work within a modern, reactive system that uses streams and serverless microservices  to consume and process billions of requests of day
  • Write and maintain unit tests
  • Write and maintain functional tests
  • Collaborate with larger engineering team on design and implementation

A strong candidate will have:

  • Experience with Node JS (the more the better)
  • Broad experience with databases


CommerceHub HQ is located in Albany, NY in the ZEN building (the largest zero energy-capable, mixed use building in the US) with a game room (bubble hockey or ping pong, anyone?) and on-site cafeteria. The CommerceHub West office in Seattle, WA has stellar views and is steps from Pike Place Market. Our UK office is in historic Hertford, 20 miles north of London.


CommerceHub goes beyond medical, dental and vision benefits provided upon hire to make it convenient to prioritize your health. Meditation rooms, on-site yoga classes, an indoor walking course, local farm food delivery, a flexible spending account, company-funded life insurance/disability and more round out our dynamic health and wellness program. Employees are eligible to join our 401(k) program upon hire. The plan offers a competitive 100% match on the first 6% you contribute to your 401(k), subject to vesting. We also offer tuition assistance to support employees seeking to grow in their careers and enhance their job knowledge. We also have cold brew on tap, bagel Fridays, a casual dress code and employee recognition programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Authorization to work in the United States is a requirement for this role. CommerceHub does not provide visa sponsorship.

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