Villa is building America’s leading next-generation homebuilding platform. With a mission to be the easiest, fastest, and most cost-efficient way to build homes, Villa is a highly scalable new approach to offsite homebuilding and is playing a critical role in solving the many problems facing the U.S. housing market. Villa provides end-to-end services for clients that span feasibility, design, permitting, and construction of high-quality homes built using modern offsite construction. Villa is currently the largest ADU builder in California and is growing rapidly into other housing products and geographies.
We are seeking a talented and experienced Sr. Backend Software Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Senior Backend Software Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the development and maintenance of our robust and scalable software systems. Reporting into the Head of Engineering, the ideal candidate will have 4+ years of experience in backend development and proficiency in Node.js, possess knowledge and experience in company-wide architecture, specifically in integrating systems such as Pardot, Salesforce, Smartsheets, and Google Sheets.
If you are a highly motivated and skilled Senior Backend Software Engineer with experience in company-wide architecture and system integration, we would love to hear from you.
What You'll Do:
- Design, develop, and maintain efficient and reliable backend software systems using Node.js, with a focus on integrating and optimizing company-wide architecture.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including marketing and sales teams, to understand requirements and translate them into technical solutions for demand-side systems like Pardot and Salesforce.
- Integrate Pardot and Salesforce with other internal systems and third-party APIs to automate and streamline marketing, sales, and customer relationship management processes.
- Implement data synchronization and transformation pipelines to ensure seamless data flow between different systems.
- Design and implement secure and scalable APIs to facilitate communication and data exchange between backend systems and external platforms.
- Collaborate with fulfillment teams to understand their requirements and integrate systems such as Smartsheet and Google Sheets on the fulfillment side.
- Develop and optimize backend workflows and processes to enhance efficiency and productivity across the company.
- Perform thorough testing and debugging of applications to ensure high-quality and bug-free software.
- Optimize and enhance existing backend systems for improved performance, scalability, and integration capabilities.
- Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in backend development and system integration, and contribute ideas to enhance the development process.
What You Have:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
- At least 4 years of professional experience in backend software development, with a strong focus on system integration and architecture.
- Strong proficiency in Node.js and its ecosystem, including Express.js or similar frameworks.
- Solid understanding of RESTful APIs and experience in designing and implementing them.
- Experience with integrating and customizing systems like Pardot and Salesforce on the demand side, and Smartsheet and Google Sheets on the fulfillment side.
- Familiarity with database systems such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, or MongoDB.
- Knowledge of data synchronization and transformation techniques and tools.
- Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git.
- Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, with a keen attention to detail.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.
Villa is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other basis forbidden under federal, state, or local law. Villa considers all qualified applicants in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.