BrightDrop - Senior Full Stack SW Engineer

General Motor
October 13, 2023
Offerd Salary:$146,900 - $225,000
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At BrightDrop, we are reshaping e-commerce by developing smarter, greener, and more efficient ways to deliver goods and services to your door while delivering a brighter future for the cities where we live. We are building an ecosystem of all-electric, zero-emissions delivery solutions – from electric vehicles to ePallets and software that leverages real-time data to drive intelligent optimizations for e-commerce. To deliver on our mission, we are growing fast and building a team based in Palo Alto, with offices in Atlanta and Detroit that are customer-focused, agile, and passionate about innovating for a more sustainable future.

From engineering to product management and operations, BrightDrop is looking for people who can combine a passion for technology and sustainability with high doses of curiosity and rigorous thinking to deliver a better future.

Backed by General Motors, BrightDrop is striving to improve the communities where we live and deliver a better future for generations to come. We hope you'll join us.

In this Senior Full Stack engineering role, you will play a major part in setting the technical direction of BrightDrop's SaaS web platform. This role provides a unique opportunity where you will be working across all of the BrightDrop software products and truly steering the future of BrightDrop's system architecture, APIs, products, and customers. We are an innovation first team and need your help to ensure we meet the highest standards. Come join us, and let's innovate!

As a Senior Full Stack Software Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Frontend Development: Collaborate with the product to implement responsive, visually appealing functionality using React. Ensure the usability and accessibility of web applications for a wide range of users.
  • Backend Development: Architect, develop, and maintain server-side components using Java or Kotlin. Design robust APIs, implement database solutions, and optimize application performance. Contribute to the development of microservices.
  • Cloud Integration (Azure): If you have experience with Azure or other cloud platforms, you will have the opportunity to leverage cloud services for scalability, security, and reliability enhancements. Work on cloud- native applications and integrate with various Azure services as needed.
  • Code Quality and Testing: Maintain high coding standards, conduct code reviews, and ensure best practices. Write unit tests and participate in automated testing efforts to guarantee the reliability and stability of our applications.
  • Collaboration and Mentoring: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, share knowledge, and mentor junior engineers. Act as a technical leader and contribute to the continuous improvement of our software development processes.
  • Additional Description


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field.

  • 8+ years of hands-on full-stack software development

  • Strong understanding and experience with React

  • Experience in one of the JVM languages, Java / Kotlin + SpringBoot.

  • Experience with at least one of the public cloud providers Azure, AWS, GCP

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in an agile development environment.

  • Excellent communication skills and a collaborative mindset.

  • Knowledge of software design patterns, OO, data structures, and algorithms.

  • Strong understanding and experience with NoSQL and relational DB

  • A passion for staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies.

  • The compensation information is a good faith estimate only. It is based on what a successful applicant in the California Bay Area which includes the following counties: Marin, Contra Costa, San Francisco, Alameda, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz might be paid in accordance with the California law.

    The compensation may not be representative for positions located outside of the California Bay Area.

    The annual salary range for this role is $146,900 - $225,000. The actual base salary a successful candidate will be offered within this range will vary based on factors relevant to the position.

    Bonus Potential: An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.

    Benefits: GM offers a variety of health and wellbeing benefit programs. Benefit options include medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement savings plan, sickness and accident benefits, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, tuition assistance programs, employee assistance program, GM vehicle discounts and more.

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