Backend/Full-stack Engineer

Bravado

Remote - US
Remote - Canada
Timing: Immediate Start
Location: Remote in North America (Canada, US, and Mexico)
 
We are looking for a Backend/Fullstack Engineer with 5+ years of experience.  You will work closely with developers, product designers, and the leadership team to develop the best user experience within our platform. As part of a hyper-growth startup, you will help grow membership from 15,000 to 1,000,000 over the next five years through the product. 
 
This role will be remote, anywhere in North America.  You will work closely with the engineering team in Eastern Europe and Asia, and be available for immediate support for the team in the US.  As the sole engineer in North America, this candidate should be comfortable working independently, accustomed to early meetings. Proficient in English is essential, and speaking Russian is always a plus!
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Enforce development efforts to deliver backend features faster 
  • Increase productivity of the backend development team
  • Work comfortably on several projects at a time
  • Collaborate with the engineering team in Eastern Europe and Asia, and be available to address issues during working hours in the US
  • Work closely with Product, Design, Engineering, and Leadership teams to craft the Bravado platform
 
Must Haves:
 
  • 5+ years of professional experience, preferably at a direct-to-consumer, community, or marketplace company
  • Production experience with RoR
  • Frontend development experience (React, Vue, Nuxt) is highly desirable
  • Infrastructure management, cluster, scaling (AWS, Docker, swarm)
  • Microservices support and development (Rails, Python, NodeJS)
  • Strong familiarity with database architecture and Postgres
  • You have experience with building CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, Drone, etc.
  • You are an experienced Linux administrator
  • Strong familiarity with software best practices
  • Work independently, with minimal supervision.
  • Great at communicating with different audiences and can bring different stakeholders on board.
 
You are:
 
  • Proactive - Prevent problems and surface solutions before they impact the business.
  • Independent - Be able to work on your own with little to no supervision.
  • Passionate - Transform complex problems into creative solutions.
  • Team Player - Jump in wherever needed and collaborate with all teams. 
  • Fast-Paced - Work comfortably in a high growth environment with the capability to switch from strategy to execution without losing ground.
  • Curious - Share your non-stop desire to continue learning.
  • Best-in-Class - Grow with us and elevate our platform.
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Perks:
 
As an employee of Bravado, we don’t look at you as a member of our team, but rather as a part of our Family. Families take care of one another, and here’s another way we’re looking to do that!
 
  • Subsidized modern tech lifestyle, including monthly subscriptions/credits towards:
    • On-demand video
    • Streaming music 
    • Mindfulness 
    • Credits for meals 
    • Shopping/grocery service 
    • Donation matching 
    • Quarterly stipend for books
    • Annual Stipend for Professional Development 
  • A flexible vacation policy allows you to truly relax and reboot.
  • Comprehensive health, vision, dental, and life insurance as well as disability benefits.
  • 100% of health, vision, and dental premiums paid by Bravado for employees.
  • 401(k) plan with employer matching.
  • Generous paid maternity and paternity leave.