TaxJar · Dec 31st 2019
TaxJar is the leading technology solution for busy eCommerce sellers to manage sales tax and is trusted by more than 20,000 businesses.
Our core values
We do the right thing for our customers
We're a team, built on trust
We're proud to be remote
We're in control of our own destiny
TaxJar’s remote-only team of 100+ people is growing quickly. We have an immediate opening for a Elixir Software Engineer who wants to help us make eCommerce easier for everyone.
We want you to join our Integrations team and scale our infrastructure to import millions of transactions a month for customers across hundreds of eCommerce, ERP, and accounting platforms. The Integrations team at TaxJar is solving interesting problems on a daily basis, supporting our growing customer base and creating new solutions in a complex domain. We deal with transforming large volumes of data at scale, rapid adoption of new platforms, and automating complex processes for thousands of business customers.
*This is a full-time remote position, available to folks located in the US.
As an Elixir Engineer at TaxJar you will
Write strong Elixir code daily
Be challenged to solve new problems
Review and test your teammates pull requests
Contribute to and maintain our existing test suites
Build out new platform integrations to import transactions
Build out new SmartCalcs API endpoints to calculate sales tax for major platforms
Help with improving our existing integrations for TaxJar Reports & AutoFile
Help monitor and support 24/7 Elixir applications and services
2+ years experience with: Elixir and PostgreSQL
Ability to write clear and accurate tests
Write code that is maintainable and readable by your team
Be accountable for the code you deliver to production
Manage development tasks from assignment through to production
Agile, humble, trustworthy, and a team player
Rapid learner who thrives in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Passion for building simple and intuitive solutions for complex problems in eCommerce
Prior SaaS development, API development or similar app dev experience
Excel at communicating with the team remotely (chat, video, email, etc)
You’ll be a great fit on our team if you
Only want to work remotely
Are a PRO at communicating and collaboration
Highly value working with people you like and respect
Are confident in your skills and a solid team player (We’re peers here, no egos please) but also comfortable working asynchronously
Are hungry to play an impactful role and not afraid to fail
We’re a happy team and we all really love what we do. We've created a space where high-achievers can succeed, but are also safe to fail. We're profitable and focused on growing TaxJar sustainably. We're always learning how to make TaxJar the best place to work for all of us, and not just another tech startup. We’re always looking for an amazing new teammates to come share in the excitement of solving real-world problems with technology.
Excellent health, vision and dental benefits
Flexible vacation policy
$1,000 in professional development credit
Home office stipend
Equity in a profitable company
2x year all-company in person retreats (fully paid for by us of course)
Mandatory Birthday holiday!
12 week paid maternity/ 6 week paid paternity leave
Monthly perks reimbursement for things like Netflix, Amazon Prime, your gym membership, home internet and more
We offer all of our employees amazing benefits. Visit www.TaxJar.com/jobs for a full list of our benefits and to learn more about how we work and what we stand for.
If you're not the perfect fit for this position, but you know someone who is, we'll pay you $1,000 if you refer us to the person we hire.