Full-Stack Engineer

  • Contract
  • $100k+/mo
  • 10 months ago
Ruby on Rails
Gumroad is great for folks who people who like focus on shipping high-quality work for our customers instead of socializing or meeting.
We do it by being flexible (working 20-35hrs a week), transparent, asynchronous, and high-trusting. We also have a very high adherence to our (limited) process.
You can read more about the way we work here:
This way of working isn’t for everyone. Some internal docs to help you decide if it’s for you:

Full-stack engineers

You’ll ship product features, fix bugs, and remove technical debt. Our stack is Ruby on Rails + React. You should have familiarity with using both in production.
This role is 149k/yr) and is worldwide.


If you’re interested…
  • Paid contract-to-hire, 4 weeks
We like challenges because we think they’re more fair than requiring résumés/degrees, but if you prefer showing off a badass resume / short bio, you can try that too!
Please compress the highlights of your career thus far into a few bullet points and send them to, along with your best work samples.


  • Everyone bills per hour
  • Everyone is paid in cash + matching stock options @ $100M valuation
  • There are no health benefits, perks, equipment, etc
  • Contracts officially last 18 months, though many people have worked at Gumroad for several years
  • Max hrs per week: 35
  • Take as much time off as you want, these are contract positions
  • We plan to meet up once per year, next in Italy 🇮🇹