Senior Platform Engineer



Senior Platform Engineer



Help us build something big

Built in Denver, CO, Ibotta ("I bought a...") is a free mobile shopping app that gives users cash back on groceries and more. Through our partnerships with brands and retailers like Procter & Gamble, Kraft Heinz, Kellogg, Amazon, Walmart, Target and Uber, we’ve delivered over $1B in cumulative cash rewards to our Savers. Guided by our values and our mission to make every purchase rewarding, we come to work energized by the business problems we get to solve, the technology we get to build, and the people we get to innovate (and have fun) with. Ibotta made Inc.’s 2020 list of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for the third consecutive year. In 2019, we became the first mobile consumer technology company in Colorado to achieve $1B in valuation

Job Details

Job Description:

Employer:                               Ibotta, Inc.

Job Title:                                 Senior Platform Engineer

Degree Required:                   Bachelor’s degree or equivalent foreign education

Academic Discipline(s):          Computer Science or Electrical and Computer Engineering

Experience Required:            Four years of post-degree progressive experience

Alternate Occupations

Acceptable:                            Computer Science or Electrical and Computer Engineering

Job Description:

As a Senior Platform Engineer at Ibotta, Inc., you will build and scale infrastructure for the platform that powers the Ibotta app that is used by millions of consumers. You will also be responsible for building and scaling infrastructure using technologies such as Java, Ruby on Rails, Spark with Scala, AWS Lambda with JavaScript, Redis, DynamoDB, and machine learning. You will be responsible for upholding Ibotta’s core values.

Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Work with a cross-functional team to design and develop new features that will be used by millions of users

  • Use Amazon’s AWS infrastructure and advanced services daily

  • Identify and fix performance bottlenecks

  • Work with big data sets (hundreds of millions of rows)

  • Write tests and perform code reviews to ensure that we're shipping reliable, readable, and reusable code

  • Implement serverless architectures

  • Research and implement technology solutions for reliable, scalable, high-performing services

This position does not supervise direct reports.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience with Java and JavaScript

  • Experience with Kotlin

  • Experience with AWS

  • Experience with DynamoDB

  • Experience with Performance Testing

  • Experience with design, development, and maintenance of Software Applications

  • Experience with Software Testing with one or more of the following: Python unit test, Cucumber, or Scala Test

  • Experience with Agile Development Practices and ceremonies including spring planning, retrospectives, demos, and backlog refinement

  • Experience with identifying and troubleshooting complex production issues

  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends.

All employment offers are contingent upon a successful background check.

Salary (Annual):           $144,200.00

Worksite Address:      1801 California Street, Suite 400, Denver, CO 80202

Hours of work:            8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Must be willing to work nights and weekends.

Ibotta is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


Senior Platform Engineer

Job TypeFull Time
Job TeamEngineering
Job TeamFull Time Remote Option