Senior Software Engineer - MyLodge


Have you always wanted the excitement and opportunity of a startup without all of the risk? Avalara MyLodgeTax is conquering one of the biggest hurdles facing the lodging industry today – tax compliance - but we need your help to get there. We’re looking for a collaborative, hard-working, energetic and self-motivated agile developer to help us take our established business to the next level, doing whatever it takes to get us there! We are passionate about providing a high quality experience for our customers and are looking for a new teammate to help build world-class software products.

As a small team, we need a full-stack developer that is well-versed in developing user interfaces, REST services, complex business rules, and is willing to work in other areas and platforms as needed. We need a problem solver, more than just a coder, to help us leverage an existing code base while moving toward a future architecture that includes some of the latest technologies – AWS, MVC, Angular, Web API – to name a few. If you like a fast-paced environment with the opportunity to help shape a product, its architecture, as well as development standards and processes, this could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

Job Duties

  • Be a key contributor in a small organization making a huge impact in a dynamic industry
  • Work smart and understand how your code impacts the goals of the business
  • Be introspective, always trying to improve yourself and the team around you
  • Participate on a DevOps / agile team – full lifecycle and full stack – including design, development, testing, planning, backlog grooming and support
  • Develop new web pages and migrate existing pages to new architecture
  • Design and Develop REST API’s for internal and external consumption
  • Develop and maintain related application code – full stack development
  • Work with product owner to define and implement user stories
  • Develop unit tests to run in a continuous integration environment
  • Support production website, including troubleshooting & bug fixes
  • Communicate potential risks, delays, concerns and status to manager
  • Identify and implement best practices for coding as well as development processes
  • Most of all, be a team player!


  • Outstanding problem solving skills
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented design & development and common design patterns
  • Top-notch communication skills with techies and non-techies alike
  • Quick learner
  • Proven ability to make things happen and meet commitments
  • Willingness to dive in and get to the bottom of a problem; egos need not apply
  • Experience working on agile development team
  • 7+ years software development experience
  • 5+ years with C# and .NET stack
  • 3+ years ASP.NET MVC experience
  • Javascript, HTML, CSS, jQuery, AJAX and a Javascript framework such as AngularJS, Backbone.js, Ember.js, etc.
  • 1+ years Web API / REST Service design and development
  • Experience working on agile development team
  • 4+ years SQL Server 2008 R2 or later
  • 2+ years Entity Framework v4 or later
  • Experience writing unit tests


Preferred Qualification

  • Experience with a NoSQL database
  • Experience working with DI / IoC
  • Experience with AWS
  • NET Web Forms

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including VAT, sales and use, excise, communications, and other tax types. We deliver comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. Each year, the company processes billions of tax transactions for customers and users, files hundreds of thousands of tax compliance documents and tax returns, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents.

A privately held company, Avalara’ s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara’s headquarters are in Seattle, WA and it has offices across the U.S. and in Brighton and London, England; Brussels, Belgium; and Pune, India. More information at:


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