Software Engineer II

Boston, MA, United States


Software Engineer II

  • R6265
  • Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Engineering

Toast is driven by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love.

About this roll* (Responsibilities) 

What you will do:

  • Design and implement the front-end experience for our e-commerce applications in collaboration with product management and designers
  • Follow best practices for testing front-end applications, including unit, integration and end-to-end testing
  • Review code to ensure technical implementation meets functional requirements
  • Ship code that has a massive impact on the growth of Toast and its customers.
  • Become the domain expert in an automated testing framework to support automated regression tests using Cucumber/Selenium/APIs. 
  • Create tooling to develop tests for microservices
  • Build frameworks and infrastructure
  • Take ownership of feature testing by devising innovative test strategies, authoring robust tools and writing automated test suites
  • Collaborate with team members to produce high-quality code that is correct, efficient, and easy to maintain and extend
  • Participate in, and contribute to, design reviews, code reviews, and project planning
  • Gather and analyze requirements from the Product team and stakeholders to determine QA needs for all application change requests
  • Drive further adoption of unit/integration/system testing, metrics to monitor code coverage, bug prevention strategies, and other quality measures.
  • Work with the QA team on release regression test cycles
  • Proactively bring issues to the attention of the team, and propose and implement solutions to solve them.
  • Partner closely with the development teams to replicate and resolve issues.

Do you have the right ingredients*? (Requirements)

Do you have the right ingredients?

  • Strong technical coding background
  • Relevant experience in writing and testing web apps and building automated test suites
  • Solid programming experience with testing frameworks such as Selenium; 
  • Strong coding skills in at least one object-oriented language, such as Java or Javascript
  • Solid understanding how to work within a continuous delivery and cloud deployment (AWS) model
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Highly energetic, responsible, organized, self-disciplined, self-motivated, able to work with little or no supervision


Bonus ingredients (a pinch of salt):

  • Familiar with GraphQL
  • Familiar with BFF concept
  • Familiarity with Test Driven Development
  • Familiarity with Content Management Systems like Craft and Magento
  • Familiarity with Magento and Salesforce

Our Spread of Total Rewards

  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Sabbatical opportunity after five years
  • Professional Development Reimbursement Program
  • Commitment to Employee Wellness through resources such as a quarterly Wellness Stipend
  • Various peer and company recognition programs 
  • 401(k) and matching
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage
  • Mental Health Benefits
  • Subsidized backup childcare

*Bread puns encouraged but not required

We are Toasters

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is Baked into our Recipe for Success.

At Toast our employees are our secret ingredient. When they are powered to succeed, Toast succeeds.

The restaurant industry is one of the most diverse industries. We embrace and are excited by this diversity, believing that only through authenticity, inclusivity, high standards of respect and trust, and leading with humility will we be able to achieve our goals.

Baking inclusive principles into our company and diversity into our design provides equitable opportunities for all and enhances our ability to be first in class in all aspects of our industry.

Bready* to make a change? Apply today!

Toast is committed to creating an accessible and inclusive hiring process. As part of this commitment, we strive to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities to enable them to access the hiring process. If you need an accommodation to access the job application or interview process, please contact candidateaccommodations@toasttab.com.

For roles based in the United States:  As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees and their families, all individuals entering our US workspaces are required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 unless they have an approved medical or religious accommodation.

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