Software Engineer

  • BHO Tech
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Nov 17, 2021
Full time Engineering

Job Description

About the Job

The team takes on a wide range of challenges aimed at helping consumers find their next rental home. Your role in this will be centered on the front end development of new features and the improvement of existing features on our site, as well as building core functionality to our JavaScript infrastructure. Additionally, you will be reviewing the code of your peers, advocating for standard methodologies when it comes to front end development, and participating in an inclusive, energetic and highly cross-functional team. 

This includes the opportunity to:

  • Build products that genuinely affect the way people find a quality place to live
  • Work on initiatives that are among the highest priorities for Zillow Group
  • Collaborate with multiple teams across all of our consumer brands
  • Have a clear path to grow your career
  • Have your ideas thoughtfully considered and potentially make it into a product
  • Use modern front end development practices

About the team

We are a small, yet highly effective engineering team made up of team members who truly care about the product and each other.

  • Our front end stack (what you will be building) is ES6, React, and Node
  • Our back end stack (the web APIs you will use) is Java 8
  • Front end and back end engineers work side by side
  • We have product managers, but everyone is expected to contribute their own ideas and understand the business
  • We deploy multiple times a day.
  • We follow a lightweight lean/Kanban methodology

Who you are

  • Comfortable and confident when it comes to setting technical direction, performing code reviews, answering questions, and guiding more junior engineers
  • Can empathize with the many different types of people who use Zillow Group’s products
  • Ideally have 5+ years of experience or its equivalence in a software engineering role
  • Enjoy building UIs with modern tools like ES6, React, Redux, and Webpack
  • Have the ability to solve complex problems with practical, maintainable, and scalable solutions
  • Care about quality and testing
  • Have self-¬awareness and a dream to continually improve

Get to know us

Zillow Group houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on the web and mobile. Our mission is to build the largest, most trusted and vibrant home-related marketplace in the world. 

Zillow Group is owned, fueled and grown by innovators who help people make better, smarter decisions around all things home. We encourage one another at every level, and our efforts are supported by employee-driven, world-class benefits that enable us to enjoy our lives outside the office while building fulfilling careers that impact millions of individuals every day. 

Many ideas are built organically, during day-to-day work, and our engineers have a process for gathering them in a central system and vetting them as a team. One of the most popular institutions within the company is Innovation Week, a company-wide week devoted to experimenting with new ideas each quarter. During Innovation Week, any employee can pitch to the larger team their ideas and recruit people to build it. Dozens of products, services, ideas and features have come to life as a result of Innovation Week. 

Zillow Group’s culture is one of the company’s biggest strengths. At ZG, people treat each other with respect and compassion — cultivating a culture of collaboration, learning, accountability and fun. Our growth and success as a company is a direct result of its culture of innovation, and focus on people. 

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultivating an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law.

Best Regards,
Kris Young
Account Manager
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: 866 816-1615 x 823