Skip to content

Chameleon: Fullstack Engineer

    Headquarters: San Francisco, USA


    ☀️ Highlights

    Chameleon is SaaS for product teams to create in-product UX to drive user engagement Our customers can create modals, banners, checklists, microsurveys, universal search etc. Watch a short demo here.
    We’re a remote-first startup, Series A and VC-backed with ~40 team members distributed across the Americas and Europe. Learn more about our team, company, and culture here.
    Looking for a Fullstack Engineer with SaaS experience living in the US, Canada, or Brazil to join our product team
    Salary range for this role is $120-180k per annum (offer will be based on your seniority and geography)
    We try to resemble what it would be like working together through the application process, while also allowing you to show your skills early in the process!

    💬 Why this role now?
    Our product team is ~10 Engineers, 3 QAs, 2 designers (Valentin, Russ), 1 PM, Engineering Manager and our founders (Pulkit & Brian). We are building the best product in our category and are shipping great functionality, (see this or our LinkedIn page) but we want to go even faster. 🚀  We currently work in two pods: Better (core product) and Bets (growth/new).
    We raised a Series A last year after years of bootstrapped and sustainable growth, so are in a financially strong position. We have never conducted reduction in workforce layoffs and believe in thoughtful hiring through forecasting.
    We are seeking a Fullstack Engineer who thrives in a startup environment, has a passion for creating outstanding software, and enjoys solving a wide variety of problems. The Fullstack part of this Role is in connecting the dots from our backend to either the customer-facing or the end-user facing JavaScript clients.

    📅 What your day might include (+ our stack)
    You will be working primarily on our Rails backends that directly serve 100s of millions of requests per day. But here are a few specifics to give you an idea of what a week might look like

    Collaborating with the Product team to review product specs (Notion, Figma)
    Create customer-facing and internal APIs (MongoDB, Heroku, AWS)
    Build and maintain data import pipelines and analyze data to make better predictions
    Work on your Sprint backlog; highlight your questions, document your progress (Trello)
    Review pull requests of other engineers (Github)
    Record “product walk” videos to request feedback and to showcase your features (Loom)
    Low-latency pairing with other Engineers to make progress with the high context (Tuple)
    2-3 scheduled calls per week (yes only 2-3 🤩) everything else covered ad-hoc, async, through peer pairing or monthly 1-1s with your manager (Slack, Google Meet, Lattice)
    Work on our customer dashboard building new UI/UX (React, Rails, Node.js)

    Skills and experience that will aid success in this role

    4+ years working full-time as an Engineer and 2+ years of React experience
    Experience collaborating with other engineers
    Fluency with our stack: Rails, React, MongoDB, Redis, Sidekiq, JS

    Experience working with testing suites (RSpec etc.)
    Self-motivated and independent; proactive in problem-solving and capable of structuring and managing your own work.
    Be able to provide guidance and answers the first time, see blind spots and complexity before it impacts the flow of work

    Other requirements

    You have a fully functioning workstation and a quiet place to work (and take calls) with a high-speed internet connection (we’ll send you a new M3 Macbook Air with 16GB ram)
    You are geographically located in the US, Canada or BrazilEven if you are willing to work these hours we unfortunately cannot consider your application for this role

    Fluency (written and verbal) in English

     🌈 Chameleons are all different and uniquely beautiful. They change and aren’t required to associate or identify with any specific labels. We welcome the chance to get to know you and are committed to building a diverse and inclusive team that consists of a variety of backgrounds, cultures, languages, experiences, preferences, and characteristics. That’s what helps us all grow and evolve.

    We expect to reply to you within ~1 week of you submitting the application form IF we are interested in setting up a call. Depending on your schedule, we hope to go from interview 1 —> offer within 3 weeks. Once we agree on the offer, we hope you can begin as soon as possible!

    Check out the full description of this role

    Apply here 

    To apply: