Software Developer

Promenade (View all Jobs)

Santa Monica, CA

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Interview Process

1. Everything is on par with work. No crazy white boards. No ridiculous riddles. Just relating to what we work on.

Programming Languages Mentioned

SQL, JavaScript, PHP

Job Duties:

1. Design the software for the company’s applications, writing both front-end and
back-end services with various programming languages and tools, specifically PHP
and Node.js.
2. Participate in the full engineering life-cycle of projects, including requirements analysis,
technical design, task estimation, implementation, testing, debugging, and deployment.
3. Architect and implement solutions for premium site, the marketplace, and
dashboard applications. Along with newer shared software applications that are
shared across our verticals.
4. Design the application’s database architecture.
5. Write and run tests on code.
6. Deploy the applications and databases on AWS cloud platform.

Required Travel: None

Required License: None

Required Education: Master's degree in Computer Science, or closely related field

Job Requirement:

1. Minimum of 2 years of experience in designing, implementing and maintaining highly
scalable software systems using PHP and Node.js in an AWS hosted environment.
2. Minimum of 2 years of demonstrated advanced experience evaluating complex data,
creating recommendations for new software design, and resolving advanced technical
issues in PHP and Node.js for an existing environment with complex legacy codebases.
3. Minimum of 2 years of demonstrated experience in backend designs using PHP, Node.JS,
including performance profiling and optimization;
4. Minimum of 2 years of demonstrated experience of using persistence layers, including
Elasticsearch, Redis, MySql
5. Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively in English in a team
environment as well as interface with all levels of staff/management within the

More about us - Promenade
Promenade is a mission-driven company empowering local businesses with products and services that allow them to thrive online and offline. We build vertically-focused software catered to each industry we serve, leveling the playing field between the small business and large aggregators. Promenade was originally founded in 2011 as BloomNation, the nation’s premier network for local florists, disrupting the multi-billion dollar floral industry. After helping thousands of local florists across the country, we doubled down on our mission and began helping more small businesses who carried the same challenges of acquiring and retaining their own customers. Today, Promenade creates software for four industries - Floral (BloomNation), Food (Dig-in), Beverage (Swigg), and Breweries (Bevv). The company is based in Santa Monica, CA.
Additional highlights…
Backed by premier industry investors such as Andreessen Horowitz (AirBnB, Box, Facebook, Lyft, Twitter, etc.), Spark Capital (Tumblr, Upworthy, Warby Parker, etc.), and Crunch Fund (Square, Uber, etc.)

Named one of Entrepreneur’s “5 Sizzling Silicon Beach Startups to Watch”

Located one block away from the beach on the world-famous 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica
Why join Promenade?
If you want a front-row seat in seeing a company disrupt a massive industry and you love the idea of helping hardworking business owners that serve our local communities and neighborhoods, this is your place. At Promenade, everyone has a voice to create change and move the needle. No hierarchy, no bureaucracy, no politics...just real people working on solving real problems.

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