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Senior Software Engineer (Backend, Business Systems)



Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024
At WHOOP, we're on a mission to unlock human performance. WHOOP empowers members (Olympians, Professional Athletes, Fitness Enthusiasts, etc) to perform at a higher level through a deeper understanding of their bodies and daily lives. We are looking to add highly motivated and skilled engineers to our team to help us scale and take our proven system to new heights. As a Senior Backend Software Engineer joining the WHOOP Business Systems team, you will develop the core infrastructure and integrations responsible for order fulfillment and tools to help the business operate around the world. You will work closely with our shipping logistics providers and technology in our warehouses around the world to ensure our integrations are scalable, maintainable, and adaptive to the global market. This role requires a strong knowledge of backend architecture and API design.


  • Help execute WHOOP's vision to build/scale our business logistics world wide.
  • Contribute to backend development: Java, AWS and Postgres
  • Interface with critical business systems: Netsuite, Salesforce, Stripe, Boomi, and more.
  • Work collaboratively in a high growth environment with a product minded approach
  • Consistently deliver features and code with an iterative approach
  • Coach and up-level engineers in your team and neighboring teams through direct and indirect mentorship


  • Experience working on large scale software systems
  • Experience in API design and development (Java preferred)
  • Experience in relational database design and development (SQL)
  • Strong skills translating design specifications into fully functional applications
  • Positive attitude and ownership mentality
  • Strong communication skills to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Experience building against ERP systems or shipping logistics domain
Find out more about us: "WHOOP Software Principles"
This role is based in the WHOOP office located in Boston, MA. The successful candidate must be prepared to relocate if necessary to work out of the Boston, MA office.
Interested in the role, but don’t meet every qualification? We encourage you to still apply! At WHOOP, we believe there is much more to a candidate than what is written on paper, and we value character as much as experience. As we continue to build a diverse and inclusive environment, we encourage anyone who is interested in this role to apply.
WHOOP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-verify to determine employment eligibility.