Who we are looking for
Promenade, formerly known only as BloomNation, is growing rapidly and looking for a Senior Engineer to join our shared services team. You will work to build out an entire ecosystem for our suite of B2B enterprise florist tools as well as create features and functionality for our online floral marketplace, BloomNation.com, with more than 3,000 florists across the country. As our team grows you will help to architect the future of technology for our company.
Specifically, you will…
Write clean, scalable, and robust PHP code
This role will focus on adding new features and assisting with deployments
Architect and implement solutions for our premium site (SaaS), the marketplace, and dashboard applications
Implementation of our REST APIs which will power our next generation front end applications
Mentor other engineers on best practices via pair programming sessions
Work with product and engineering teams during agile lifecycle to deliver both engineering and product feature sets
What’s in it for you...
Equity/Stock options in a profitable and rapidly growing company
Great Medical/Dental/Vision coverage
Transportation coverage in the form of parking, rideshare, or metro credit
Fully stocked snack bar & weekly catered lunches
Company provided gear & swag (MacBook Pro, t-shirt, sunglasses, etc.)
Ability to mold your career and make an immediate impact
Work in a fast-paced, fun environment with an eclectic group of people from all over the world
You will excel if you have...
4+ years of experience writing code for a backend framework, preferably PHP
SQL code experience, e.g., joins and nested queries (we work close to the data.) If you’ve logged out and explained ORM queries, you’re in good shape here
Experience with search platforms such as ElasticSearch or Solr, we use ES
Understanding of distributed caching using Redis or Memcached
Time on a scrum managed project: daily standups, kanban tracked tickets, etc.
Succinct communicator with the ability to fully explain technical problems and their solutions
You take initiative and fix things that are broken when they see them
Development experience with Magento
Development experience with Node.js
Experience with payment integrations such as Stripe API
A degree in Computer Science or related field
More about us - Promenade
Promenade is a mission-driven company empowering local businesses with products and services that allow them to thrive online and offline. We build vertically-focused software catered to each industry we serve, leveling the playing field between the small business and large aggregators. Promenade was originally founded in 2011 as BloomNation, the nation’s premier network for local florists, disrupting the multi-billion dollar floral industry. After helping thousands of local florists across the country, we doubled down on our mission and began helping more small businesses who carried the same challenges of acquiring and retaining their own customers. Today, Promenade creates software for four industries - Floral (BloomNation), Food (Dig-in), Beverage (Swigg), and Breweries (Bevv). The company is based in Santa Monica, CA.
Backed by premier industry investors such as Andreessen Horowitz (AirBnB, Box, Facebook, Lyft, Twitter, etc.), Spark Capital (Tumblr, Upworthy, Warby Parker, etc.), and Crunch Fund (Square, Uber, etc.)
Named one of Entrepreneur’s “5 Sizzling Silicon Beach Startups to Watch”
Located one block away from the beach on the world-famous 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica
Why join Promenade?
If you want a front-row seat in seeing a company disrupt a massive industry and you love the idea of helping hardworking business owners that serve our local communities and neighborhoods, this is your place. At Promenade, everyone has a voice to create change and move the needle. No hierarchy, no bureaucracy, no politics...just real people working on solving real problems.
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