Backend Engineer

  • Full-time
  • $100k+/mo
  • 15 days ago

About The Role

  • Build out features for our backend services, which support our iOS, Web, and Android applications.
  • Optimize our system and implement solutions to support our growing user base.
  • Scale and maintain our backend infrastructure & deployment systems.
  • Work closely with our Product team to build and deliver features in a fast-paced, agile environment.
  • Advocate for engineering standards & best practices and automate processes and tooling.
  • Contribute to our comprehensive automated test suites.
  • Take ownership over features from development through QA, delivery and ongoing maintenance.
  • Participate in product discussions and use your development expertise to inform roadmap decisions within the business.

About You

  • You have 3+ years experience building web applications with at least one MVC web framework like ASP.NET Core, Laravel, Ruby on Rails, Django, or Express.
  • You have experience writing and optimizing queries both in raw SQL and using an ORM, and have experience designing database schema.
  • You write clear, maintainable, and well-tested code.
  • You are an advocate for automated testing and understand its importance in delivering features reliably.
  • You are a team-player with strong communication skills.
  • You are naturally curious and are committed to improving your own skillsets as well as those of your team members.
  • You take ownership of your work and strive to be an accountable member of the development team.
  • While startup experience is not required, a desire to work at a startup and an understanding of the unique aspects of a startup environment are essential.
Preferred Skills
  • Understanding of Linux systems and experience with AWS managed services.
  • Experience using Elasticsearch and Redis or other NoSQL databases.
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes and/or event-driven systems is a plus.
  • Prior experience with C# and PHP.

Job Benefits

Health insurance, unlimited PTO, 401K plan
Early equity in a growing business
Fully remote position