Jobs @ Turo

Senior Backend Engineer

Cambridge, MA
<div id="hp-page-editor" class="hp-page selected selenium-hp-page-editor"> <div class=""> <div id="padpage-container" class=""> <div id="padpage"> <div id="padeditor"> <div class="hp-mention-tooltip-root"> <div class="editor-viewport-outer"> <div class="editor-viewport"> <div id="editor-1" class="ace-type-full ace-feature-attribution ace-feature-bigtitle ace-feature-bulleted ace-feature-carets ace-feature-code ace-feature-comments ace-feature-comments-ui-non-lightbox ace-feature-collapsed-sections ace-feature-giphy ace-feature-drag ace-feature-dynamic-placeholder ace-feature-emptylastline ace-feature-headers ace-feature-hr ace-feature-inline-code ace-feature-latex ace-feature-lightbox ace-feature-media ace-feature-mention-auto-update ace-feature-notification-pills ace-feature-numbered ace-feature-quotes ace-feature-side-toolbar ace-feature-tables ace-feature-tasks ace-feature-template-placeholder ace-feature-text-drag ace-feature-timelines ace-feature-toolbar ace-feature-viewport ace-feature-whole-doc-lang-from-title hp-editor ace-feature-due-dates"> <div class="ace-editor selenium-ace-editor syntax notranslate zoneId-0 doesWrap ace-browser-chrome" data-zone-id="0"> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>Our team mission is to put the world's 1 billion+ vehicles to better use by building a platform to scale quickly into new markets and verticals. We care deeply about the work we do—from user experience, to technical polish, to ethical implications. We have considerable flexibility in our tools and process as well as trust and transparency within the company.</div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"><strong>What you'll do</strong></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-noauthor ace-ltr"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv line-list-type-bullet ace-ltr"> <ul class="listtype-bullet listindent1 list-bullet1"> <li><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>Collaborate extensively with product managers, designers, and engineers to develop product features that drive our metrics.</li> <li><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>Produce high-quality maintainable code, test it, collaboratively review it and ship it.</li> <li>Identify areas to improve and scale our architecture and application design.</li> <li>Ensure proper technical design and documentation.</li> <li><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>Work with the latest technologies to solve real world problems.</li> <li>Work efficiently in a changing and growing environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are desired.</li> <li>Receive and give helpful, timely feedback in a blameless culture.​<span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"><strong>Your profile</strong></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv line-list-type-bullet ace-ltr"> <ul class="listtype-bullet listindent1 list-bullet1"> <li><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>You have 3-5 years experience shipping high-scale code to production.</li> <li>You are proficient in at least one programming language<span class=" s-lparen"> </span><span class=" h-lparen">(e.g.,</span> Python, Ruby, Go, C, or Java). Java experience a plus.</li> <li>You have knowledge of computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, databases, and object oriented design.</li> <li>You are passionate about learning new skills and growing as an engineer. You do not shy away from challenges outside of your comfort zone.</li> <li>You are a strong communicator. You can explain technical concepts to designers, support, and other engineers.</li> <li>You enjoy solving problems and helping others meet their goals.​<span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"><strong>Benefits</strong></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv line-list-type-bullet ace-ltr"> <ul class="listtype-bullet listindent1 list-bullet1"> <li><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>Competitive salary and meaningful equity</li> <li>Employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance</li> <li>Four weeks paid time off, 11 paid holidays, six weeks parental leave</li> <li>Volunteering time off</li> <li>Weekly catered lunch with a fully-stocked kitchen</li> <li>Turo travel credit every month</li> <li>Turo owner matching and vehicle reimbursement program</li> </ul> <p> </p> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"><strong>About us</strong></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr" data-is-subtitle="true"> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr">Turo is a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace where travelers can book any car they want, wherever they want it, from a nationwide community of local car owners. Our mission is to reinvent the car sharing experience and put the world’s one billion cars to better use.</div> <div class="ace-line gutter-noauthor ace-ltr"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span>We’ve grown the business by over ten times in the past two years and raised over $200 million from investors like Daimler, SK Holdings, KPCB, Google Ventures, August Capital and Shasta Ventures.</div> <div class="ace-line gutter-noauthor ace-ltr"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="start">​</span></div> <div class="ace-line gutter-author-d-iz88z86z86za0dz67zz78zz78zz74zz68zjz80zz71z9iz90za3u8z88znz69zfz87zz90zz66zcz88zcz75zz73znz72zz80zz86zpz87zz86zz78z7lr3jz87zv ace-ltr"> <div class="application-main " data-commit-hovercards-enabled=""> <div class=""> <div class="container new-discussion-timeline experiment-repo-nav "> <div class="repository-content "> <div class="Box mt-3 position-relative"> <div id="readme" class="Box-body readme blob instapaper_body js-code-block-container"> <article class="markdown-body entry-content p-5"> <p>We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!</p> </article> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="ace-line gutter-noauthor ace-ltr"><span class="ace-line-pocket-zws" data-faketext="" data-contentcollector-ignore-space-at="end">​</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div>


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