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Startup Grind

Software Engineer (multiple openings)

Join our team to build a next-generation community management solution that clients already use to manage their communities all around the world.
 
Scope
 
The product team is in startup/growth mode so you will likely get to wear many different hats. The team is fully distributed and as a member of the team you are expected to:
  • Take ownership of development projects to implement new features
  • Collaborate with your colleagues on design and implementation
  • Constructively participate in code reviews
  • Help scale out our platform
  • Support onboarding of new clients
  • Always strive to help the team become better
Requirements
 
  • Must live in the United States or Canada
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Work effectively on a distributed team
  • Well-versed in effective software engineering practices
  • Strong desire to learn and expand upon your technical foundations
      At least some of the following:
  • Fluency in Python/Django  
  • Experience with REST API design, implementation, usage
  • Strong frontend development experience with modern Javascript frameworks, ideally React
  • Strong understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, templating
Preferred
 
  • BS Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Strong experience in distributed software development teams
  • Strong experience with tech startup environments
  • Experience building large web applications
  • Passion for startups and desire to become part of a startup success story
  • Experience with automated testing
  • Experience with the GitHub development flow and code reviews
 
About Us
 
Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting 400,000 founders in over 200 cities. We nurture startup ecosystems in 85 countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Entrepreneurs. The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has now hosted 2,000 fireside chats since its founding in 2010. To date, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs find mentorship, connect to partners and hires, pursue funding, and reach new users.
 
If you think we, would be a great match for each other, please introduce yourself at jobs@startupgrind.com (subject: Software Engineer) and let us know, why you should be joining our team. Thanks!