Senior Full-Stack Engineer 

Engineering | Remote or New York

 About EdSights

At EdSights, you will be working on new technologies that drive large-scale social impact. You will be joining a small, but growing team and be part of an exciting stage of a technology startup. EdSights is backed by Techstars, and our investors include Lakehouse VC, Kairos VC, Andy Dunn (Founder of Bonobos), Dave Gilboa (Founder of Warby Parker) and Jenny Fleiss (Founder of Rent the Runway.) 

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Product Managers and other stakeholders to build solutions in an iterative environment

  • Effectively communicate with remote team members

  • Clearly communicate complex technical topics and propose iterative solutions

  • Improve the quality of our product by identifying and fixing low performing areas

  • Develop well-tested features that adhere to our internal guidelines and best practices

  • Solve complex problems with clear solutions

What we’re looking for from you

  • 4+ years of proven success as a Fullstack Engineer or similar role

  • Professional experience developing web applications

  • Understanding of REST APIs (we use Node.js and Python)

  • Understanding of JavaScript and modern frontend frameworks (we use Vue.js)

  • Understanding of how to interact with Relational Databases (we use PostgreSQL)

  • Excellent communication, time management and collaboration skills

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve major milestones

  • Focused on efficiency and results

Nice-to-haves

  • Experience developing in a *nix environment

  • Experience in a tech startup

  • Product company experience

  • Experience working with a remote team

  • Passionate about open source

  • Experience with Cloud Providers (we use AWS and GCP)

  • Experience with Twilio

EdSights values engineers who are friendly, humble, inclusive, passionate and collaborative. If this sounds like you, but you have not had the opportunity to work in all the areas listed above, we would like to encourage you to apply.

 

Please email john@edsights.io (attach resume) if interested in this position