Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Why Work At Forge?
Imagine a world where all hourly workers can finally choose their work hours, have control over how much money they make each month and legitimately enjoy their work...all because of you. Joining the Forge team means you’ll be hands-on in designing and building this dream which will benefit millions of people across the globe.
In addition to having a real impact on the world, you’ll be joining one of the most well-connected, venture-backed teams in San Francisco who have a previous acquisition under their belt.
Who We're Looking For
Forge is looking for experienced backend engineers with a proficiency in NodeJS, who aren’t afraid to voice an opinion, and who will be passionate about making the best user-experience possible; smart, motivated individuals who have a passion for changing the world through software, and who aren't afraid of a little trial and error. Most importantly, we’re looking for someone who will take the reins and start building.
About The Job
You'll be working alongside iOS and Android engineers building the Forge platform by creating high quality NodeJS apps and services.
- Focus on shipping quality software -- and testing it before you ship
- Product-minded: You’re not just building software, you’re making it
- Appreciation of full ownership of your work-product, from design to deployment
- Have empathy with our target audience and know the value of a simple, intuitive product
What We're Looking For
- Computer Science fundamentals
- Expertise with both SQL and NoSQL databases
- Experience writing enterprise-grade APIs and SDKs
- Experience with microservice architecture and design
- Experience with concurrency, asynchronous & multithreading patterns
- Experience working on a small team using version control and agile development methods
It's Even Better If You
- Have 3+ years of experience
- Are curious about the Future of Work
- Like learning new skills & frameworks
- Want to make a huge impact on the world
- Are comfortable with frontend web technologies
- Want to work with a dynamic, experienced team
- Apple Equipment
- Unlimited Vacation
- Competitive Salary