GitHub is looking for a senior software developer to join a small team in our application engineering group.
If you’re excited about using one of the world’s largest collections of code to turbo-charge how people build software then we’d love to talk to you.
Our senior engineers:
Communicate persuasively with peers to inspire cooperation
Mentor, pair, and delegate work to encourage the growth of those around them
Use fundamental patterns and provide examples for others to follow
Make well-reasoned decisions that inspires and energizes others
Become intimately familiar with the systems they build and take pride in writing maintainable code
Are technical leaders who know how to break down work that others can contribute to confidently
Help recruit, interview and generally make GitHub a great home for developers
We value collaboration, empathy, quality, positive impact and shipping.
You will excel when your work reflects these values.
In this position, you will work closely with an engineering manager, designers, product folks and of course other excellent developers.
You will also be part of a community dedicated to making a positive impact at work and at large.
You may be a good fit if:
You have been a technical lead on a team that built something you are proud of
You have 5+ years building web applications
You are known for being a great communicator and use various tactics (pictures, metaphors, story telling etc) to improve understanding
You write tests to improve the design and quality of code
You are organized and focused when working toward a goal
You show humility when you are right and have the confidence to admit mistakes
You are passionate about building products that developers love