Remote within United Kingdom
Posted 12 months ago
The community-powered fashion marketplace to buy and sell unique fashion
Depop is the community-powered fashion marketplace to buy and sell unique fashion, with over 30 million registered users in more than 150 countries. Depop is a place for anyone to discover and celebrate their style on their own terms, and to feel good about their fashion choices by extending the lives of millions of garments.
The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in London with offices in Manchester, New York, Los Angeles and Sydney. Depop has approximately 400 employees dedicated to its mission of building the world’s most diverse progressive home of fashion, that’s kinder on the planet and kinder to people. In 2021, Depop became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Etsy - the global marketplace for unique and creative goods - and continues to operate as a standalone company.
Our mission is to build the world’s most diverse progressive home of fashion. Our team is dedicated to enhancing and developing the Depop experience to serve the needs of our global community.
Depop exists to empower the next generation to transform fashion. We are a community-powered fashion ecosystem that's kinder to the planet and kinder to people. We give our audience something they can't get anywhere else - unique fashion, with amazing people and the chance to create a better future by showing up as their full selves, at full volume.
We operate on three values:
Depop is searching for a Principal Backend Engineer. We are looking for somebody to own and drive best practices, improve processes, provide support across the backend function and contribute meaningfully to the long term vision of backend engineering at Depop. As a key member of the team you’ll bring the expertise and experience to help to plan, architect and direct projects from inception to delivery.
You don’t need to “tick all the boxes” to apply!
leadingsuccessful and broadly impactful initiatives across the business.
analyzea complex problem and design a solution for it.
influencingskills with the ability to create alignment across teams.
product-focusedapproach to problem solving.
managing across teamsand supporting business stakeholders.
JVM languages: Kotlin/Scala/Java.
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Development at Depop
We want to give our engineers the opportunity to learn and grow at Depop. So if you're keen to gain experience in another language or new area of engineering we can make it happen as part of your career journey with us. Depop offers the opportunity to work with such a vibrant and diverse group of people, building a product we all deeply care about.
Depop is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
£105K - 130K + Equity
Benefits & perks
Diversity Dedicated Staff
Equal Opportunity Employer
Lots of perks
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