Staff Full Stack Engineer, Software Applications

Irvine, California
Jun 19, 2024
Jun 20, 2024
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About Rivian:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.

As a company, we constantly challenge what's possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.

Role Summary:
At Rivian, Supply Chain is the drive unit that keeps our factory humming. From ensuring a steady flow of parts for our incredible vehicles, to maintaining the inventory for factory machinery repairs, our impact is vital to our mission of keeping the world adventurous forever.
Our engineering team plays a crucial role in this mission by creating applications that coordinate all activities with our suppliers, ensuring we have the materials needed to manufacture our groundbreaking vehicles.

Supply Chain Systems is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Staff Full Stack Engineer to join our diverse team. The successful candidate will provide guidance on best practices, maintain standards, and work with the team to establish and execute plans on the most impactful items. You will take on special projects to improve the developer experience and enhance our existing platform's maintainability. This role will directly support our supply chain by building applications that serve both internal and external users, contributing to the timely delivery of parts to the production line and improving overall efficiency and effectiveness.

Join us and be part of a team that drives innovation and adventure forward!

Provide leadership and guidance to the engineering team on best practices and maintaining ambitious standards.

Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams in an Agile framework.

Establish and implement standards and plans for executing high-impact projects.

Deliver complex services end-to-end, addressing scalability, performance, high availability, maintainability, and observability.

Enhance developer experience by undertaking special projects aimed at improving platform maintainability.

Create and maintain architecture diagrams, onboarding instructions, and technical specifications.

Foster modern DevOps processes within and outside the team to enhance site reliability and high availability.

Identify and resolve critical high-profile escalations, establish playbooks, and document root cause analyses.

Independently navigate through ambiguity and less-defined requirements while serving as a subject matter expert.

Solve significantly difficult problems, providing new perspectives or ideas on existing issues.

Manage and prioritize multiple programs, initiatives, and projects.

8+ years of experience as a Full Stack Engineer, with expertise in TypeScript, React, and AWS cloud infrastructure.

Strong understanding of modern DevOps processes and practices.

Excellent written communication skills and the ability to teach others through clear documentation and diagrams.

Ability to navigate and thrive in an environment with ambiguous and less-defined requirements.

Demonstrated experience in solving complex problems and providing innovative solutions.

Experience working in Agile teams and collaborating with cross-functional teams.

Preferred Qualifications:

Direct experience with the Amplify framework.

Experience with AWS CDK for serverless applications.

Familiarity with supply chain applications and their impact on production efficiency.

Pay Disclosure:
Salary Range/Hourly Rate for California Based Applicants: 171,000 USD - 213,000 USD (actual compensation will be determined based on experience, location, and other factors permitted by law). Benefits Summary: Rivian provides robust medical/Rx, dental and vision insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Rivian covers most of the premiums.

Company Statements:
Equal OpportunityRivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at .

Candidate Data PrivacyRivian may collect, use and disclose your personal information or personal data (within the meaning of the applicable data protection laws) when you apply for employment and/or participate in our recruitment processes ("Candidate Personal Data"). This data includes contact, demographic, communications, educational, professional, employment, social media/website, network/device, recruiting system usage/interaction, security and preference information. Rivian may use your Candidate Personal Data for the purposes of (i) tracking interactions with our recruiting system; (ii) carrying out, analyzing and improving our application and recruitment process, including assessing you and your application and conducting employment, background and reference checks; (iii) establishing an employment relationship or entering into an employment contract with you; (iv) complying with our legal, regulatory and corporate governance obligations; (v) recordkeeping; (vi) ensuring network and information security and preventing fraud; and (vii) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law.

Rivian may share your Candidate Personal Data with (i) internal personnel who have a need to know such information in order to perform their duties, including individuals on our People Team, Finance, Legal, and the team(s) with the position(s) for which you are applying; (ii) Rivian affiliates; and (iii) Rivian's service providers, including providers of background checks, staffing services, and cloud services.

Rivian may transfer or store internationally your Candidate Personal Data, including to or in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union and in the cloud, and this data may be subject to the laws and accessible to the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities of such jurisdictions.

Please note that we are currently not accepting applications from third party application services.