Senior Web Engineer

Full Time

  • No Travel Required

Job Description

Senior Web Engineer

Job Description

  • As a CoStar Group Senior Software Engineer you will be working on highly visible applications used by millions of consumers across CoStar Groups subsidiaries. Our product group in Austin, TX is currently seeking a software engineer to join our product team supporting continual growth and development of our industry-leading,, and web sites. Work together with a 'startup-minded' development team delivering innovative web and business applications. Work is conducted using Ruby on Rails, C#, React, Python, and JavaScript, with most project code running on Linux.

    Responsibilities and Skills:
    • Development of website and software using the above-mentioned technologies.
    • Building applications with innovative use of open source software.
    • Best-practice software engineering for performance, maintainability, and stability.
    • Design and development of AJAX components.
    • Competence with Git or similar version control system and experience with SDLC.
    • Ability to move back and forth between detailed collaboration or independent engineering work.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's Degree completed
    • 4+ years of experience using a language such as C#, Ruby on Rails, Python, or PHP.
    • Competence on a Linux development stack.
    • Experience using cloud components / Amazon EC2.
    • Demonstrated competence with SQL.
    • Demonstrated creativity and problem solving.
    • Proficiency with JavaScript

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • High-level proficiency in web applications development.
    • Ability to visualize and explain complex ideas and build agreement around those ideas with an experienced technical team.
    • Strong knowledge of technical ecosystems & architecture (dev-ops, caching strategies, networking, performance optimization, network topologies, load balancing, SDLC practices)


    Working at CoStar Group means you'll enjoy a culture of collaboration and innovation that attracts the best and brightest across a broad range of disciplines. In addition to generous compensation and performance-based incentives, you'll be supported in both your professional and academic growth with internal training, tuition reimbursement, and an inter-office exchange program.

    Our benefits package includes (but is not limited to):
    • Comprehensive healthcare coverage: Medical / Vision / Dental / Prescription Drug
    • Life, legal, and supplementary insurance
    • Commuter and parking benefits
    • 401(K) retirement plan with matching contributions
    • Employee stock purchase plan
    • Paid time off
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • On-site fitness center and/or reimbursed fitness center membership costs (location dependent)
    • Complimentary gourmet coffee, tea, hot chocolate, prepared foods, fresh fruit, and other healthy snacks



CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing