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Sn. Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 29, 2023

About the Role

We’re looking for a Sr Software Engineer who will align with our own passion for delivering an innovative, world-class product that makes our customers successful and gives them joy along the way. The ideal candidate has an eye for high quality code, best practices & industry standards, and takes pride/ownership of whatever feature, product or codebase they’re working on. In this position the candidate will work closely with the VP of Engineering, Product Managers, and stakeholders to execute on the product roadmap in effort to address business and customer needs.

About Us

We are an early stage vertical SaaS business dedicated to bringing the most innovative technology to the historically underserved Waste Management Industry. We care deeply about the hard working, dedicated, and humble people of the Waste Management industry and will stop at nothing to ensure that they get the most value technology can offer. We lean on each other to deliver the best value to our customer and we constantly challenge each other to be the best version of ourselves every day. We settle at nothing short of being the best at what we do.


  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable and high-performance backend software systems.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Lead and mentor a team of engineers, providing technical guidance and ensuring best practices are followed.
  • Architect and implement robust, maintainable, and efficient code.
  • Analyze and optimize software systems to maximize performance, reliability, and maintainability.
  • Participate in code reviews, ensuring adherence to coding standards and design principles.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues and identify areas for improvement.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders, both technical and non-technical, to ensure project success.
  • Define best in class standards to aid in guiding microservices based architectural decisions.
  • Unit testing and experience with automated testing is a plus.


What You Will Need

  • 7+ years of professional software development experience, with a strong focus on backend technologies.
  • Expertise in Javascript, TypeScript and / or any other strongly typed language.
  • Strong knowledge of software architecture and design principles utilizing cloud native technologies.
  • Familiarity with containerization and orchestration technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, and etc.
  • Proven experience in leading and managing teams of engineers on large-scale projects.
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively articulate complex technical concepts to diverse audiences.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and tools (e.g., Scrum, JIRA).


What We Offer:

This is not just a job. This is a career, a chance to make a direct impact. Here’s how we help:

  • Flextime, recognition, and support for autonomous work: Flexible time off with ample learning and development opportunities to continue growing your career.
  • Health benefits: Company-paid medical, dental, and vision

Our Mission:

We aim to change the way waste companies run their business. We are a software founded by haulers and built for haulers. We care about the environment and want to play a positive role in the future of the waste industry. Software helps create solutions and we are focused on being the leaders in change.

At CurbWaste we celebrate individuality and uniqueness. We believe that the convergence of fresh perspectives and experiences from all walks of life is what makes our product and culture so great. We strongly encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply. We do not discriminate against employees based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, age, disability, pregnancy (including childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical condition), genetic information, protected military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.