Staff Software Engineer
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
POSITION OVERVIEW: We’re looking for a talented Staff Software Engineer to join our diverse and growing Engineering team. This role comes with a lot of autonomy and the potential to have a large impact on product direction. We need someone who has a passion for creating excellent user experiences that our customers and their employees will love. We’re motivated by the fact that our product will impact the day-to-day of businesses and field employees by bringing them modern technology for a more enriched work life. The right candidate is a team player with emotional intelligence and the ability to earn credibility and build relationships across a diverse group of internal and external partners. The right person will possess an owner’s mindset with a proven ability to operate and collaborate effectively in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment. This role is remote, based in North America.
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Build the front-end and back-end of web applications using React, Redux, Express, Backbone, Django, and more. • Work on project-based teams with other remote full-stack engineers. • Work with product managers, designers, and other teams to understand our customer’s problems and what an elegant, delightful solution would look like. • Work closely with design using tools like Figma. • Plan, architect, and iterate on impactful large projects and entire subsystems. • Contribute beyond the level of a single engineer by advocating for good engineering practices and mentoring other engineers on your team. • Oversee and provide technical leadership for a team of employees and contractors (both on-shore and off-shore), across the engineering organization.
PROGRESSION EXPECTATIONS: WITHIN 1 MONTH… • Onboarding program designed to get you up to speed on the business, vision and team and gain an understanding about how your role fits into the broader organization • Engineering focused onboarding program to learn about our development and deployment process • Participate in weekly scrum ceremonies to engage with fellow members of engineering, product, and design and learn the collaboration process • Deploy your first bug fix or feature enhancement to production. • WITHIN 3 MONTHS… • Gain understanding of the high-level architecture of a few code bases from different parts of the stack • Comment actively in code review process • Successfully shepherd small projects from development to production • Accurately and effectively scope proposed features within a project. • WITHIN 6 MONTHS… • Work as a thought partner with product; find the best trade-offs in terms of time, quality, and functionality when solving customer problems • Have a high-level understanding of the architecture of a few code bases from different parts of the stack • Become a go-to person for several areas within those code bases • Propose engineering design or lead project team for a single-quarter project. • WITHIN 12 MONTHS… • Consistently guide projects to successful engineering and company outcomes through a combination of self-implementation and team delegation • Able to work in all of the code bases for a project team across the various parts of the stack • Active participant in cross-team engineering architecture discussions • Mentor for other engineers within the organization.
ENVIRONMENT AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: • General office environment working remotely, supporting team members in various time zones • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer • Minimal travel required, less than 10%.
WHAT WE OFFER: • Flexible PTO • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits • Monthly Wellness Reimbursement • Monthly Cell Phone and Data Reimbursement • 401(k) Program • A chance to work with a talented, smart and creative team. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.