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Staffing Engine: Senior Backend Engineer

    Headquarters: Boulder, CO



    Fully own the backend implementation for new features. This position is our team’s first dedicated backend hire.
    Designing and implementing scalable and robust backend systems and APIs
    Writing clean, efficient, and maintainable code in Javascript/Typescript
    Collaborate closely with frontend engineers, product managers, and other stakeholders to define and deliver high-quality features
    Optimizing performance and scalability of backend services
    Identifying and resolving technical issues and bugs
    Conducting code reviews and providing constructive feedback to team members
    Mentoring and guiding junior engineers in best practices and technical skills


    Significant professional experience as a backend engineer, with a focus on designing and building scalable systems
    Experience with relational databases, including writing migrations and queries in SQL
    Experience owning a project from concept to production, including proposal, discussion, and execution
    Effective communication skills: Regularly achieve consensus with peers, and clear status updates
    Self-motivated and self-managing, with excellent organizational skills
    Ability to thrive in a fully remote organization

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Experience working in a startup environment. Pre-Series A experience is highly preferred.
    Experience with Javascript/Typescript, Node.js (and/or Deno), and edge runtimes (such as AWS Lambda, Deno Deploy). A strong proficiency in Nest.js is preferred. Experience with other javascript backend frameworks or similar frameworks in other languages (such as Django, Ruby on Rails, Elixir/Phoenix, or Laravel) is also acceptable.
    Experience building, scaling, and migrating Postgres databases in distributed environments.

    Perks and Benefits:

    Competitive salary and equity
    Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans
    Flexible work hours and remote work options

    To apply please email a PDF Cover Letter and Resume to

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