Become a better developer by building things that help local businesses around the
Groupon’s mission is to become the daily habit in local commerce and fulfill our purpose of
building strong communities through thriving small businesses by connecting people to a
vibrant, global marketplace for local services, experiences and goods. In the process, we’re
positively impacting the lives of millions of customers and merchants globally. Even with
thousands of employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that
inspires innovation, rewards risk-taking and celebrates success. If you want to take more
ownership of your career, then you are ready to be part of Groupon.
Are you a passionate, energetic and technology enthusiast eager to work at a rapid pace with
the flexibility to work across our suite of technologies? Are you are a problem solver; someone
who enjoys debugging code, resolving issues, and creating solutions for common problems? Do
you get a little obsessed with the details?
We are looking for a software engineer to join our team to support and evolve the design,
implementation, and operational support of internal systems that span business side and
You’ll spend time on the following :
You will take ownership of the technical aspects of our global technology infrastructure,
ensuring that the platform is being used to its fullest potential through designing and
building applications around our customer’s needs
You will review and monitor current engineering work, as well as previously constructed
applications, to ensure the software is running as smoothly as possible
Work directly with our internal product teams to ensure that our technology infrastructure
is seamlessly and effectively integrated with our third-party software, conceive and build
the necessary applications to make this happen
Provide support for platform related issues; Triage and fix issues reported by other
teams to help with early resolution
We’re excited about you if you have :
3.5 -6.5 years of industry experience
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Experience with one or more object-oriented programming language like Java or Ruby
Recent coding experience in one of scripting languages like RxJava etc
Clear understanding of testing methodologies and standard methodologies
Excellent written and oral communication skills
We value engineers who are :
Customer-focused : We believe that doing what’s right for the customer is ultimately what
will drive our business forward.
Obsessed with Quality : Your Production code Just Works & scales linearly
Team players. You believe that more can be achieved together. You listen to feedback
and also provide supportive feedback to help others grow / improve.
Fast learners : We are willing to disrupt our existing business to trial new products and
solutions. You love learning how to use new technologies and then rapidly apply them to
Pragmatic : We do things quickly to learn what our customers desire. You know when it’s
appropriate to take shortcuts that don’t sacrifice quality or maintainability.
Owners : Engineers at Groupon know how to positively impact the business.