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Full Stack Engineer, Web

Eight Sleep

Eight Sleep

Software Engineering
Milan, Italy
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Eight Sleep is the world’s first sleep fitness company. Our mission is to fuel human potential through optimal sleep. We use innovative technology, detailed design, and proven science and data to personalize and improve each night for everybody—changing the way people sleep forever and for the better.

Backed by leading Silicon Valley investors, we have been recognized as one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in 2018, 2022, and 2023.

Our temperature-regulated technology, the Pod, is an absolute game changer, improving people's health and happiness by changing the way they sleep. The Pod was also recognized two years in a row by TIME's “Best Inventions of the Year.” It is available for purchase in North America (the United States and Canada) and throughout the United Kingdom, Europe (Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Denmark), and Australia via eightsleep.com. We’re excited by the success of the Pod to date and still have a long way to go toward achieving our mission.

We're looking for a talented Full Stack Engineer to join our team, with responsibilities spanning all parts of our web stack, including our consumer website, payments and ecommerce infrastructure, and online member experience. If you are a mission-oriented engineer who is excited working across a diverse set of challenges to ship game-changing health and fitness experiences, this is the right opportunity for you.

This is a full time position based in Milan, Italy.

How you'll contribute

  • Build and own full stack consumer experiences, from pixel-perfect interfaces to robust, scalable backend infrastructure

  • Run experiments and iterate towards a best-in-class ecommerce storefront that accelerates growth and serves as a compelling first touchpoint for our future members.

  • Collaborate with product managers, designers, and engineers across the organization to bring our game-changing member experience to the web

  • Shape the future of our growing software team by laying the groundwork for new product areas

About you

  • You’re excited about the health and fitness technology space and the opportunity to measurably improve lives

  • You have the desire to make an outsized impact as part of a rapidly growing, dynamic team

  • You are willing to roll up your sleeves and use whatever language or framework will best help you get the job done

  • You love thinking about things from the customer’s perspective and trying to understand what motivates and drives decision making

  • You have side projects outside of work that you’re excited to tell us about

What you'll need to succeed

  • 3+ years of experience shipping high-quality consumer web apps using React

  • End-to-end knowledge of modern web app architecture (including relational databases, API design, cloud infrastructure, and security) as well as best development practices

  • Familiarity with manipulating and processing complex data

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

Bonus points for

  • Familiarity with Next.js, Three.js, GSAP

  • Experience working at a consumer products company focusing on health and wellness.

  • Knowledge of design programs (Figma, Sketch, Photoshop).

Why you’ll love Eight Sleep

  • We’re a tight-knit, passionate team that’s working to improve people’s lives by improving the way they sleep

  • Leadership is committed to employees’ wellness and career development

  • You’ll get a better night sleep every night; all full-time employees receive the Pod

  • Flexible, generous PTO

At Eight Sleep we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our values by ensuring everyone feels they can flourish and grow. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.