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Groupon Tech and Product Team

Software Development Engineer III - Full Stack


Become a better developer by building things that help local businesses around the world thrive  

Are you a passionate, energetic technology enthusiast eager to work at a rapid pace with the flexibility to work across a broad tech stack? 

Groupon is an experiences marketplace that brings people more ways to get the most out of their city or wherever they may be. By enabling real-time mobile commerce across local businesses, live events, and travel destinations, Groupon helps people find and discover experiences––big and small, new and familiar––that make for a full, fun, and rewarding life. Groupon helps local businesses grow and strengthen customer relationships––resulting in strong, vibrant communities. With employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that inspires innovation, rewards risk-taking, and celebrates success. Our culture encourages employees to embrace change, adapt to new circumstances, and find creative solutions to the challenges we face. Does that sound like a great way to grow your career? Let’s get into the details:

Our development ecosystem:

  • Languages: Java, Ruby on Rails

  • Node JS/Vue JS/ Backbone JS/Express JS/Angular JS/ React JS 

  • Dropwizard

  • MySQL/PostgreSQL/Cassandra/Redis

  • Microservices


  • Kafka

  • Docker/Kubernetes

  • Jenkins CI-CD

  • Wavefront

  • ELK

  • Optimizely AB Testing

  • GitHub

  • JIRA

  • AWS Cloud & GCP Cloud 

You’ll spend time on the following:

  • You will take ownership of the technical aspects of implementing our business requirements, ensuring that the platform is being used to its fullest potential through designing and building applications around our customer’s needs.

  • Designing customer facing applications using front-end and back-end technologies in AWS and GCP cloud infrastructure. You will review and monitor current engineering work, as well as previously constructed applications, to ensure the software is running as smoothly as possible.

  • Migrate applications running in AWS to GCP. 

  • Work directly with our internal product teams to ensure that our technology infrastructure is seamlessly and effectively integrated with our third-party software, conceive, and build the necessary applications to make this happen.

  • Provide on-call support for platform-related issues where applicable. 

  • Work with international teams for global standards, accomplish engineering and organization mission by accomplishing OKRs as needed.

We’re excited about you if you have:

  • BE/BTech or ME/MTech degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field

  • 6+ years of industry experience

  • Excellent coding skills preferably using Java, JavaScript

  • Prior AWS & GCP cloud development experience and certification is a plus.

  • Proficient in Unix, SQL DB, NoSQL DB, Microservices, REST APIs, etc.

  • Deep knowledge of web technologies such as HTML5, CSS (SCSS, LESS), JSON, Object-oriented JavaScript, React JS, Node JS.

  • Strong debugging skills

  • Knowledge of software best practices, like Test-driven Development (TDD), and Continuous Integration/Delivery (CI-CD), Terraform based Infrastructure As Code (IAC), Wavefront, ELK, and experience working with e-commerce and agile methodologies is a plus.

  • Good communication and collaboration skills

We value engineers who are:

  • Customer-focused: We believe that doing what’s right for the customer is ultimately what will drive our business forward.

  • Obsessed with quality: Your production code is clean, tested, and 'just works'

  • Team players: You believe that more can be achieved together. You listen to feedback and also provide supportive feedback to help others grow/improve.

  • Fast learners: We are willing to disrupt our existing business to trial new products and solutions. You love learning how to use new technologies and then rapidly apply them to new problems.

  • Pragmatic: We do things quickly to learn what our customers desire. You know when it’s appropriate to take shortcuts that don’t sacrifice quality or maintainability.

  • Owners: Engineers at Groupon know how to positively impact the business

Beware of Fraudulent Offers

We would like to bring to your notice that Groupon follows a merit-based employee recruitment practice with extensive screening steps. Groupon does not charge/accept any amount or security deposit from job seekers during the recruitment process. It was observed that there has been an increase in recruitment fraud involving scammers who post fraudulent job openings, or who contact job-seekers with fake job offers. These individuals sometimes even conduct fraudulent interviews with an attempt to obtain personal information or money from the applicants. We have also noticed that certain individuals claiming to be from the Groupon Talent Acquisition function are contacting prospective candidates pretending to represent Groupon with job offers. In case you or any candidate receives any unsolicited or fraudulent communication regarding a job offer or an interview call against payment of money, please stay alert and recognize it as a scam. We are not liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of dealing with such entities. To prevent falling victim to the same, please visit    to verify the job opening. All our genuine job openings are posted on the official Groupon careers website.     

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Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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