Intriguing opportunity to join a small startup building a membership platform that helps content creators grow their following. By giving creators the technology to build a direct relationship with their fans, our tools help deliver premium content and the ability to build a media business around quality content. Born out of Pioneer Square Labs, this company has a highly impressive founding team and diverse investment partners from the music industry to the entertainment world.
As their first Lead Engineer, this is definitely a high impact role. The ideal candidate has worked in both enterprise companies/startups and is motivated by delivering great products that will benefit people's lives, as well as bringing best practices and technical expertise to the team.
You are a true full-stack engineer excited to build UI features, middle tier services and optimize data stores. You are excited about helping creators thrive and build businesses around their content. You love delivering for customers, with a track record of building elegant consumer products. You work iteratively, shipping and optimizing frequently and measuring results. Your ideal team is small, bureaucracy is low, and stellar communication is critical. You think in terms of architecture and bringing all elements of the software lifecycle together to deliver great software.
Specifically, you have:
* 7+ years of software engineering experience, including implementation, systems design, and operations
* Expertise developing highly intuitive customer experiences
* Experience using Heroku, AWS, and test frameworks
* A background mentoring junior engineers on your team
* Experience building applications using Python or Django