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Senior Backend Engineer

Online/Remote - Candidates ideally in
Delray Beach - Palm Beach County - FL Florida - USA
Posted by Launch Potato
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-10-21
Job specializations:
  • Engineering
    Computer Engineer
  • IT/Tech
    HTML
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Position:  HIRING Senior Backend Engineer
This role is available to highly qualified remote workers and local South Florida candidates.

THE ROLE
As a full-time Senior Backend Engineer, you’ll have an opportunity to focus on development for multiple consumer-facing digital brands that interact with millions of people. You’ll be working with our global engineering team to help push the business forward in critical areas.

As a passionate, humble and self-motivated developer that sweats the small stuff, you'll have the ability to improve our growing products incrementally. This is an excellent position for someone who thrives working in creative environments. You should have experience hacking existing frameworks, and have no problem building your own.

SUCCESS LOOKS LIKE
Designing and developing features across multiple products
Learning business metrics and being involved in the process of growing each business, we encourage this
Timely delivery of quality code
Proactively communicating progress and challenges to the team
Researching changing trends so you can contribute and get better every day
A continuous passion for software development, scalable architecture and product building
Position Requirements
Bachelor,   5 to 6 Years work experience
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
5+ years of hands-on experience with Python, Django, AWS, PostgreSQL, and testing
You recognize the importance of quality, tested code; You write tests and feel confident in doing so
You have documented, understandable and predictable code
Ability to self-start on projects with little direction while sticking to team deadlines
Extremely detail-oriented and precise in code, communication, and documentation
Pragmatic problem-solver, knowing how to find the middle ground between "perfect, but takes forever to code" and "fixes it now, but nobody will ever be able to understand what I did"
You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment
Insight to know what's important and the dedication to get it done
Clear and concise communicator with excellent collaboration skills
Extra points for:
BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or related study area
Analytics and tracking platforms (Mixpanel, Google Analytics, Snowplow, email platforms)
Ad Serving Technology and Tags (Google Adsense, Adzerk)
Strong command-line skills
Required Language Skills:
  • English - Very good
Additional Information / Benefits
WHO ARE WE?
Launch Potato is a South Florida-based Startup Studio, founded in 2014 with no external investment and a mission to build and scale digital brands. Most recently a winner of the SFBJ Best Place to Work Award and named to the Inc. 1000 list for consistent revenue growth. We own and operate a portfolio of direct-to-consumer brands and use our marketing and technical expertise to reach millions of consumers.

While our headquarters is in vibrant downtown Delray Beach, Florida, we have a unique, international team distributed across several countries, and are a pioneering advocate of remote work. There is a lot to look forward to!

CAREER GROWTH
Work directly with the founding team, 4 Internet Execs who successfully developed and scaled double-digit million dollar online businesses from the ground up
Hands-on training & mentorship with career growth across departments and brands
Company-wide profit-sharing

PERSONAL HEALTH & WELLBEING
100% company-paid dental and life Insurance
Monthly health insurance stipend and elective vision insurance
Flexible paid time off policies including an additional 10 paid holidays
6 weeks paid time off for maternity leave

TEAM CULTURE
Annual company retreats with the global team
High-performing, transparent, and respectful team culture
Dog-friendly workplace, we love dogs!
Contact Information
Contact Name: Launch Potato
Contact Phone: 305-6976515
Preferred method of contact: Email with CV via Application Box below.
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