Senior Software Engineer, Golang

InVisionApp · Jan 12th 2018

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InVision is the Digital Product Design platform used to make the world’s best customer experiences. We provide design tools and educational resources for teams to navigate  every stage of the product design process, from ideation to development.   

Today, more than 3.5 million people use InVision to create a repeatable and streamlined design workflow; rapidly design and prototype products before writing code, and collaborate across their entire organization. That includes more than 80 percent of the Fortune 100, and organizations like Airbnb, Amazon, HBO, Netflix, Nike, Slack, Starbucks and Uber, who are now able to design better products, faster.

InVision is a fully distributed company with employees in 25 countries around the world. The company has raised more than $235 million in funding from leading investors including Accel, ICONIQ, FirstMark, Tiger Global, Battery Ventures, and Spark Capital. Visit us at and

About the Role:

InVision is looking for a versatile Golang Engineer to join our Growth Team. Our ideal candidate is someone with a minimum of two years of experience writing micro-services in Golang and who is comfortable with moving across the InVision product horizon. You will help drive product improvements leading to growth that expands beyond simple growth hacking. This is a unique opportunity to make a large impact on our road-map through data driven exploration and science. Our mission is to grow our products by developing features and implementing experiments with a direct impact to the business.


  • You will be part of the team responsible for analyzing, building and shipping new growth features

  • Creating micro-services that will comprise our Viral Engine.

  • Contribute to existing micro-services (Golang, Node.js) adding support for growth metrics or functionality.

  • Exchange ideas/data/feedback with the rest of the team to present results and make the product more user centric

  • Develop and optimize our viral loop

  • Work on a lean startup process

  • Your work will touch all the AARRR metrics (Acquisition – Activation – Retention – Referral - Revenue)

  • The growth team operates like a mini-startup-- you will transition between front-end styling to client-side and server-side logic, write unit and functional tests, and verify before deploying


  • You have a strong proficiency in Golang

  • You are a generalist with experience designing and building high volume, scalable applications from end-to-end

  • You have a passion for data analytics, metrics and statistics

  • You’re innately interested in learning about customer’s behavior through both numbers and qualitative data

  • You are performance and results-oriented

  • You’ve achieved excellence in experimentation and pursuit of growth

  • You’re experienced with SQL and NoSQL (Mongo)

**** Nice to have:****

  • Experience running A/B Tests to optimize

  • Experience with React preferably or AngularJS + HTML / CSS

  • Previous experience working on a Growth Team

  • Experience with growth tools such as Optimizely, Amplitude, Braze (previously AppBoy) etc.


InVision offers an incredibly unique work environment. The company employs a diverse team all over the world. In the United States we have team members throughout 40+ states including New York, San Francisco, Austin, Portland, and Boston. Each InVision team member is given the freedom and tools to do their best work from wherever they choose. The benefits we offer in the United States include competitive health plans and a 401k plan.

Some InVision-wide benefits offered to all employees across the globe include a flexible vacation policy, monthly coffee shop stipends, annual allowances for books related to your profession, and home office setup & wellness reimbursements. InVision is an international employer so some benefit offerings will vary from country to country.  Please ask our recruiting team about the benefits and perks package available in your country.

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