Senior Software Engineer - Research Tools

Location: Seattle, WA

Department: Shared Services

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Are you a Senior Software Engineer looking for a new opportunity?

Come check out our team at Moz! We’re looking for a Senior Software Engineer that is interested in a large technology stack and that cares about seeing the impact of his/her work.  Join us to impact our move-the-needle projects where you'll be able to propose, design and implement services which will directly drive the success of the company.


  • On the backend, our team handles the core foundational platform that fuels the products and services of Moz.  You can provide a lead role in a large scale big data project during an upcoming Hbase rollout.  
  • On the frontend, develop new features and improve existing systems, including improvements to the two most highly-visible features in the product suite.  
  • We’d like your expertise to help us design, implement and support our next-generation of customer facing real-time tools.   


  • Proficiency in UNIX based environments
  • Deep Ruby knowledge preferred, but not required (must be able to learn as a vast majority of our codebase is Ruby)
  • Familiarity with CSS, jQuery, CoffeeScript, Node.js, backbone.js and other micro frameworks is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Mysql and noSQL databases
  • Familiarity with Nginx, Unicorn, Apache2 or other HTTP platforms
  • Work experience with source control technologies such as Git
  • Computer Science degree or related, or equivalent work experience/training

About Moz

We build analytics software that gives our users the technical edge towards better marketing on the web. Behind the tool is a sea of Mozzers with a wide array of personalities, experiences, and expertise. We’re a startup with the ability to turn a profit, backed by a passionate community of followers, and with an exciting and hopefully VERY lucrative road ahead.

We’ve worked hard and deliberately to build a cultural roadmap. It’s not just about ping pong games and company parties (though we have those too!)— Learn more about it below before you apply:

Sneak peek at the goodies

  • Competitive salary, 401K, stock options
  • 21 days off plus 3000 per year towards your vacation!!!
  • Home internet and transportation subsidies
  • And so much more (feel free to grill us about the rest in the interview!)
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