WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking for a highly motivated engineering leader with a passion for digital security in web+mobile platforms. The individual's primary role will be to set security guidelines, processes, and procedures for our platforms globally and for the engineering squads that build on them. The candidate will be embedded in an Agile environment and work cross-functionally with a highly talented team of engineers across multiple locations in the US and abroad. The person must have a strong security background, highly adaptable to new technologies / software development concepts, and loves to work within a collaborative team environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set security guidelines, both software and infrastructure-related, for our platforms globally -- this includes setting security policies, access controls, and incident response procedures
  • Actively participate in security audits, security tooling, code reviews, and architectural reviews
  • Promote and enforce security-related best practices for web+mobile development, testing environments, production environments, data repositories, code repositories, and deployment processes
  • Ensure compliance with changing laws and applicable regulations
  • Provide mentorship across the team on key security topics

 SUCCESSFUL DIRECTOR, DIGITAL SECURITY CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • 10+ years experience in the digital security space with proven track record implementing security best practices for large-scale web+mobile applications and platforms
  • Experience with a wide variety of web+mobile technologies, including Ruby on Rails, PHP, React, Node, Elasticsearch, Redis, NGINX, Postgres, MySQL, Mongo, iOS, and Android
  • In-depth experience working within AWS
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Thrives in a collaborative work culture with teammates located in-office or remote, across multiple locations in US and abroad

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking for a highly motivated engineering leader with a passion for digital security in web+mobile platforms. The individual's primary role will be to set security guidelines, processes, and procedures for our platforms globally and for the engineering squads that build on them. The candidate will be embedded in an Agile environment and work cross-functionally with a highly talented team of engineers across multiple locations in the US and abroad. The person must have a strong security background, highly adaptable to new technologies / software development concepts, and loves to work within a collaborative team environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set security guidelines, both software and infrastructure-related, for our platforms globally -- this includes setting security policies, access controls, and incident response procedures
  • Actively participate in security audits, security tooling, code reviews, and architectural reviews
  • Promote and enforce security-related best practices for web+mobile development, testing environments, production environments, data repositories, code repositories, and deployment processes
  • Ensure compliance with changing laws and applicable regulations
  • Provide mentorship across the team on key security topics

 SUCCESSFUL DIRECTOR, DIGITAL SECURITY CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • 10+ years experience in the digital security space with proven track record implementing security best practices for large-scale web+mobile applications and platforms
  • Experience with a wide variety of web+mobile technologies, including Ruby on Rails, PHP, React, Node, Elasticsearch, Redis, NGINX, Postgres, MySQL, Mongo, iOS, and Android
  • In-depth experience working within AWS
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Thrives in a collaborative work culture with teammates located in-office or remote, across multiple locations in US and abroad

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking for a highly motivated engineering leader with a passion for building elegant, delightful, and scalable web+mobile applications for consumers. The individual's primary role will be to set architectural guidelines and lead a team of engineers that support our squads building The Knot Platform. The candidate will be embedded in an Agile environment and work cross-functionally with product managers, designers, and engineers across squads to provide the best in class web+mobile experiences for our users. The person must have a strong understanding of both front and back end development, highly adaptable to new technologies / software development concepts, and loves to work within a collaborative team environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set architectural guidelines, both software and infrastructure-related, for The Knot Platform
  • Actively participate in the ideation and execution of engineering OKRs, roadmap strategy, architecture discussions, and Agile planning
  • Promote best practices for engineering productivity, automated testing, continuous integration, code standards, and use of AWS
  • Provide engineering mentorship across the team

 SUCCESSFUL DIRECTOR, PLATFORM ARCHITECTURE CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • 10+ years overall software engineering experience 
  • 10+ years hands-on proven track record implementing JavaScript frontend applications and scalable backend APIs in a service-oriented architecture on AWS
  • In-depth experience using Ruby on Rails, React, Node, Elasticsearch, Postgres, and AWS
  • In-depth experience working in an Agile, TDD environment 
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Thrives in a collaborative work culture with teammates located in-office or remote, across multiple locations in US and abroad
  • Experience with PHP, iOS, Android, and Mongo is a plus

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking to hire amazingly talented mobile engineers to join our development team. You will be responsible for transforming big ideas into real life products which will be enjoyed by millions.

SUCCESSFUL iOS ENGINEER CANDIDATES HAVE THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:

  • Must be a top-notch engineer with a passion for their craft
  • Independent, highly motivated leader with a desire to win
  • Firm understanding of application programming and iOS architecture patterns
  • Proven real-world experience using Swift and Cocoa Successfully
  • Experienced in testing in the iOS environment
  • Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • A strong desire to build amazing consumer experiences
  • Hard working and dedicated
  • Great at problem-solving
  • B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Computer Science or equivalent

IT'S  A BONUS IF:

  • You also enjoy coding for Android
  • You love working in a fast-paced, entrepreneur media environment
  • Knowledge of UI test frameworks

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking for a highly motivated software engineer with a passion for doing things right with meticulous detail. The individual's primary role will be to support and develop applications for our vendor marketplace. The candidate will be embedded in an Agile environment with a squad of product managers, designers, and a highly talented team of engineers all working to provide the best in class web experiences for our users. The person will be expected to have a strong understanding of both front and back end development, highly adaptable to new technologies / software development concepts, and loves to work within a collaborative team environment. Please check out https://www.theknot.com/marketplace to see what you would be working on!  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leverage skills and experience to implement product features that are well architected, tested, and understandable.
  • Actively participate in the ideation and execution of product roadmap, architecture discussions, and Agile planning.
  • Promote best practices surrounding testing, continuous integration, code standards, etc.
  • Provide mentorship to junior members of the team

SUCCESSFUL SOFTWARE ENGINEER CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • 3+ years overall engineering experience. 
  • 3+ years hands-on proven track record implementing JavaScript frontend applications and/or scalable backend APIs. 
  • 2+ years of experience using React. 
  • Experience working in an Agile, TDD environment. 
  • Experience with production Node.js solutions.
  • Experience with AWS concepts and technology.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Experience with Elasticsearch is a plus
  • Experience with Hapi.js is a plus. 
  • Pair programming experience is a plus. 
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails is a plus. 

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

The Knot Worldwide is seeking a strategic member of the team to participate in high level product and business decisions. As a Product Analytics Engineer,  you will impact the evolution of the event model development across our brands to track the performance between the two marketplaces. The ideal candidate should be comfortable learning about the various analytics systems that are currently used by TK, WW, Bodas, Matrimonio, and other brands. The candidate should have used a few of these in large scale web and mobile (iOS, Android) applications. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Basic SQL querying skills and some database design knowledge
  • Experience with business analytics reporting tools (e.g. – Tableau)
  • Web analytics tools (WebTrends, Google Analytics, CoreMetrics)
  • Own Google Tag Manager installation and configuration in our applications and tags management through QA and production lifecycle
  • Must have excellent problem solving skills and have a knack for numbers and for recognizing trends and patterns in large amounts of data
  • Must have excellent troubleshooting skills in order to assist 3rd party analytics code running in the browser or in a mobile application
  • Working with the marketing team on setting them up with the correct flow 
  • Controlling for the impact of tags that are added through GTM. 
  • Owning event tracking: design and definition of data, implementation and coordination for the front end team, verifying the data, QA-ing the validity of the data

SUCCESSFUL PRODUCT ANALYTICS ENGINEER CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Self-starting individual who thrives in a collaborative environment
  • 3+ years of experience with Google Analytics (with custom event reporting), BigQuery, Segment.com, Google Tag Manager, Google Optimize, Mixpanel
  •  Statistical knowledge and experience, strong written and oral communication, SQL, Excel / SPSS / R / Matlab, data visualization, Python / Perl / PHP / shell scripting. Bonus skills: working with Google Optimize for A/B testing in a hands-on way.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic fast paced environment and juggle multiple projects while being flexible to frequently changing priorities. 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with a sense of urgency. 
  • Strong attention to detail and deadlines.
  • Candidate must be self-motivated, creative, innovative, highly organized, able to multitask, and work in a highly collaborative environment.  

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. 
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions.
  • You set clear ambitious goals.
  • You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.



 

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is seeking a Senior iOS engineer at TKWW, you will be responsible for developing major new features in the iOS app, as well as driving improvements to the existing iOS codebase using Objective-C, Swift, and the core iOS SDKs. You will work in a fast paced environment with product managers, designers, and engineers all on the same team, we are highly collaborative!

Key Responsibilities

    • 5+ years of professional software development experience and 3+ years of experience building native iOS apps.
    • Robust knowledge of Objective-C, Swift, and the iOS development ecosystem as a whole.
    • You’ve built complex, high quality iOS applications, and have a strong knowledge of iOS app design principles, patterns, and best practices.
    • A deep understanding of the iOS platform, including different device capabilities, battery life, performance, and push notifications.
    • Experience writing automated tests for iOS applications.
    • Able to work autonomously and are energized by missions and goals than a specific list of tasks.
    • A strong knowledge of software architecture, design patterns and object-oriented methodologies.
    • Experience leading projects and mentoring junior engineers.

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. 
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions.
  • You set clear ambitious goals.
  • You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

 

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER ROLE AND THE PLANNING TOOLS TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is seeking a talented and driven full-stack engineer to join The Knot Planning Tools team.

The Knot is the nation’s leading wedding marketplace, providing our couples with a completely personalized experience that guides them through the entire wedding planning journey. The planning tools team develops our industry leading suite of planning tools, including the Checklist, Budgeter, Wedding Vision, Wedding Day Timeline, and Vendor Manager. We are focused on streamlining this suite of tools to meet couples where they are in their planning journey, and on finding new ways to surface wedding inspiration and advice where couples need it most.

The apps you will be working on greet new users on their dashboard and are integral to solving user pain points and business goals. We have ambitious, experiment-driven milestones but we also have a commitment to quality. New code at all levels of the stack is expected to be extensible, high performing, scalable, and secure. What you build will make the wedding planning process more enjoyable and less stressful for millions of users.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as a senior engineer on the Planning Tools team helping develop The Knot’s suite of tools that couples use to inspire, plan, book, and manage their wedding.
  • Produce well-tested, maintainable code on the back-end and front-end that can stand up to 100,000 requests per day.
  • Collaborate in the Agile development process to help architect, build, and ship new products and features.
  • Be an advocate for coding best practices on the team, and stay up-to-date on new technologies and industry standards.
  • Provide technical guidance and recommendations to other engineers on the team, and act as a mentor to more junior teammates.
  • Engage with the tech organization beyond our team by participating in company-wide decisions on architecture, data, and process patterns.
  • Partner with Product to maintain the right balance between feature and technical work.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 4 years experience as a software engineer building beautiful, scalable, and highly visible web applications.
  • Experience working on the server-side in a modern application stack. We primarily use Node and Postgres, with some Ruby and Mongo. Strong experience with other languages or persistence layers is fine as well.
  • Familiarity with the latest Javascript technologies and experience building new front-end features in a modern framework such as React. Exposure to a range of front-end frameworks and component libraries is a plus.
  • Experience working with Cloud infrastructure platforms. Experience with AWS a plus.
  • A track record of delivering creative solutions to complex architectural problems.
  • Familiarity with testing frameworks on the back-end and front-end. You consider solid test coverage to be a critical part of the development process.
  • Comfort working with Agile principles. You are an advocate for Agile processes and a strong believer in the importance of Agile when producing high-quality software.
  • Excellent time management skills. You are able to set milestones and exercise independent judgment to complete projects on time and to specifications.
  • Strong communication skills, and the ability to explain problems to technical and non-technical folks alike. A love for sharing knowledge and a desire to learn from others.
  • A passion for self-improvement. You constantly strive to expand your technical skill set and to improve the quality of your code. You enjoy finding new ways to produce great code at a blazing pace.

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Know Worldwide is seeking a Senior Software Engineer (you!) to bring a wide range of professional expertise and knowledge to our global Product Development team as we create the very best wedding experience for couples, their guests and vendors--our small business customers. Over 11 years, we have experienced rapid growth to over 950 employees around the world while maintaining a creative startup culture. You will be challenged with managing innovative solutions and you will be empowered with the autonomy and opportunity to impact change within the $250 billion international wedding marketplace. Join us on our journey as we continue our global expansion among 15 countries in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Facilitate high quality, scalable product deployment through recommending requirements, architectural designs, user stories, and other artifacts.
  • Participate in productive, results-driven business discussions and decision making.
  • Lead the design and implementation of mechanisms to share data securely and efficiently between teams.
  • Implement solutions quickly and efficiently with minimal error and delegate lower level tasks to more Junior developers through mentorship, when appropriate.
  • Ensure minimal tech debt during and after feature development and make thoughtful, forward-thinking technological choices so that future development isn’t impacted.
  • Execute strategy surrounding code deployments and manage the foundation and framework for others to be effective throughout the release process.
  • Assist in automating the developer toolkit to provide recurring value to the company over time; enabling quicker ramp times for new employees and more efficient internal transfers.
  • Maintain a friendly, healthy, happy and emotionally safe work environment, fostering professional growth and mentorship to less experienced engineers.
  • Execute strategy to automate the quality assurance phase of the development cycle through rigorous automation testing.
  • Support a DevOps culture; monitoring system uptime, response times, and product quality and in issue resolution by being on-call for work delivered.

SUCCESSFUL SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or 5-6 years of engineering experience; hands-on coding is required and advance degrees are a bonus.
  • Extensive full-stack knowledge in a wide range of technologies; specifically, experience coding with and delivering product in at least one compiled high-level language (C++, C, Java, Scala, etc) and in at least one interpreted web-friendly scripting language (PHP, Ruby, Perl, Python, Elixir, etc.). Experience in one or more of the following technologies a bonus: Ruby on Rails, React/Redux/ES6/Webpack, PHP, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Redis, Chef, NGINX.
  • A passion for coding, design and automation, technical expertise, and knowledge to effectively hide internal complexity behind elegant and simple interfaces.
  • Diverse perspectives with the ability to consider all angles of the business while making pragmatic decisions.
  • The drive to build things, ship early and often, initial comfort with less than perfect, a willingness to  say “no” when needed, build to throw away, and clarity with anything you create because you know the next thing's going to be even better.
  • A team player mentality, a hands-on, technical approach to mentoring others and the ability to find reward and delight in seeing others around you grow.

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is looking for a highly motivated software engineer with a passion for doing things right with meticulous detail. The individual's primary role will be to support and develop applications for our vendor marketplace. The candidate will be embedded in an Agile environment with a squad of product managers, designers, and a highly talented team of engineers all working to provide the best in class web experiences for our users. The person will be expected to have a strong understanding of both front and back end development, highly adaptable to new technologies / software development concepts, and loves to work within a collaborative team environment. Please check out https://www.theknot.com/marketplace to see what you would be working on!  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leverage skills and experience to implement product features that are well architected, tested, and understandable.
  • Actively participate in the ideation and execution of product roadmap, architecture discussions, and Agile planning.
  • Promote best practices surrounding testing, continuous integration, code standards, etc.
  • Provide mentorship to junior members of the team

SUCCESSFUL SOFTWARE ENGINEER CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • 3+ years overall engineering experience. 
  • 3+ years hands-on proven track record implementing JavaScript frontend applications and/or scalable backend APIs. 
  • 2+ years of experience using React. 
  • Experience working in an Agile, TDD environment. 
  • Experience with production Node.js solutions.
  • Experience with AWS concepts and technology.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Experience with Elasticsearch is a plus
  • Experience with Hapi.js is a plus. 
  • Pair programming experience is a plus. 
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails is a plus. 

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isn’t right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is seeking a Senior PHP Developer to join our team.  Someone who considers solid test coverage to be a critical part of the development process. A Developer who is an advocate for Agile processes and a strong believer in the importance of Agile when producing high-quality software. You understand the importance of automated tests and the role of unit tests for maintainable code. You are able to set milestones and exercise independent judgment to complete projects on time and to specifications. You have strong communication skills, and the ability to explain problems to technical and non-technical folks alike. A love for sharing knowledge and a desire to learn from others. A passion for self-improvement. You constantly strive to expand your technical skill set and to improve the quality of your code. You enjoy finding new ways to produce great code at a blazing pace.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serve as a senior engineer for the Austin TKWW team
  • Manage, maintain, and upgrade Magento platform
  • Produce well-tested, maintainable code on the back-end and front-end that can stand up to 100,000 requests per day
  • Collaborate in the Agile development process to help architect, build, and ship new products and features
  • Be an advocate for coding best practices on the team, and stay up-to-date on new technologies and industry standards
  • Provide technical guidance and recommendations to other engineers on the team, and act as a mentor to more junior teammates
  • Engage with the tech organization beyond our team by participating in company-wide decisions on architecture, data, and process patterns
  • Partner with Product to maintain the right balance between feature and technical work 

SUCCESSFUL SENIOR PHP DEVELOPER CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • Minimum 4 years experience as a software engineer building beautiful, scalable, and highly visible web applications
  • Minimum 1 year experience with Magento 
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of PHP7, Apache/NGINX, Varnish, Redis, MySQL/SQL, Elasticsearch, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML5 / Javascript/jQuery
  • In-depth understanding of server configuration, optimization, caching, and scaling techniques
  • Experience in one or more of the following technologies a bonus: Node, Ruby on Rails, React/Redux/ES6/Webpack, Postgres, Mongo. 
  • Familiarity with the latest Javascript technologies and experience building new front-end features in a modern framework such as React (exposure to a range of front-end frameworks and component libraries is a plus!)
  • Experience working with Cloud infrastructure platforms (experience with AWS a plus!) 
  • Experience implementing, consuming, and optimizing APIs. 
  • A track record of delivering creative solutions to complex architectural problems
  • Familiarity with testing frameworks on the back-end and front-end

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.