We’re building tech that helps people understand who they are, imagine who they want to be, then close the gap. Tough fucking problem to solve. Then we plan to bring the people who have leveled up together to solve real world problems. Another tough thing to get right. But we believe tech that solves these problems will directly impact the course of the planet, and we’re taking a big swing at building it.
We’re looking for someone who would love to design our backend systems from end-to-end. Someone who can lead our tech stack decisions and implementation process. Someone who wants to take a big swing at changing the world.
We are currently starting up and are fundraising our pre-seed round. Compensation for this position would be a generous equity state in the company until our pre-seed round is completed. After our pre-seed round a salary will be negotiated.
Design, build, and maintain our production services at scale
Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack
Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes
Desired Skills & Experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in CS or equivalent work experience
3+ years production web application experience
Experience with modern web application development and relational databases
Experience writing clean, well-tested, and modular code
Understanding of algorithms and data structures
Experience with Ruby on Rails and its ecosystem
Experience working with high-traffic web applications and services
Experience with Docker and containerization
Experience with Heroku and AWS
Likes being autonomous
Enjoys a high degree of responsibility
Down for diving into brainstorming sessions and contributing to the direction of the company
Up front and honest