Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

Posted on May 5th, 2021 | 40 days left to apply | 60 views

About the role

As part of the Engineering team you'll work across our technology stack and will be responsible for planning, proposing and building world class technical solutions for our web and mobile applications.

What we are looking for?

  • You'll be a kind
  • You'll be a senior software engineer with +6 years full stack experience
  • You'll be fluent in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and related web technologies
  • Proficiency in React, React Native, GraphQL and Typescript will be a bonus as they are the key technologies we use
  • You'll demonstrate sound knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals
  • You'll have good design and architecture skills, with a focus on clean APIs
  • You'll be a strong communicator and will collaborate well with teams
  • You'll take full ownership of your work, and will be considered a reliable team member by others that you work with

What tech would you work with?

  • React
  • React Native
  • Node.js
  • Apollo/GraphQL
  • Typescript
  • PostgreSQL database
  • Git & Github
  • AWS for our infrastructure (IAM, ECS, Lambda, S3, CloudFront, CodePipeline, CodeBuild, Cognito, SQS, SNS, ECR, DynamoDB, APIGW and a few more of their services)
  • Terraform for provisioning our infrastructure
  • Serverless
  • Jira

What's the day to day?

  • Collaborate with other software engineers in an agile environment to build and maintain features for Names & Faces applications. This is across our web applications, mobile applications and API codebases.
  • Participate in code reviews and provide feedback to your peers
  • Advocate for and introduce improvements to our stack (development, testing, CI, automation, and architecture)
  • Share knowledge and assist in growing the team you are part of
  • Collaborate with our Product Manager and Designers to iterate on the design and implementation of our product

What does success in the role look like?

  • Positive contribution to the engineering culture at Names & Faces
  • Delivery of high quality, readable and well-structured code
  • Improvement of the engineering team's coding best practices
  • Improvement of the engineering team's processes
  • Good collaboration with the rest of the Engineering team and wider Names & Faces team

Why is this a good opportunity?

The main reason to consider joining us is for the extraordinary team of people you’ll work alongside on this journey. You’ll be hard pressed to find a better bunch. Here are a few other perks worth noting:

  • Head quartered in the US
  • Great Investors
  • Stock Options
  • High trust leave policy
  • Fully remote team
  • Growth & Development
  • Fancy offices and free lunch
At Names & Faces we build software that helps leaders better understand who is who, where everyone fits in and how to get in touch with the people in their organizations. If you’ve ever been part of an company with more people than you can easily remember where things are changing all the time — new people, new teams, new roles and new initiatives — you will have experienced the awkwardness, frustration and limiting behavior that comes with the territory. What you’re feeling is a sense of predictable social and functional failure. It is caused by not knowing who is who on your team, not knowing who fits in where or who is responsible for what, not knowing who might be able to help when you need a hand and not having the ability to get in touch with the right person at the right time. This is a problem experienced by everyone from the CEO to the new joiner in almost every organization on earth of more than 50 people.
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