We are a Seed stage Y Combinator startup revolutionizing the way college students break into the workforce.
We're building a network that connects students to part-time paid freelance work, ending the need to take on unpaid internships to prove talent & ability.
We're looking for go-getters, team players, and big thinkers that want to cut their teeth on a cutting-edge product.
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Pangea.app is looking for our founding backend software engineer.
As part of a small, dynamic team, you will have the chance to design and build a backend architecture that can scale from 50k to 500k users and beyond. You will work directly with our CTO to identify, evaluate, and integrate new technologies; and be in the same room as our product team as we execute on our roadmap.
We are looking for someone who is seeking the challenge and excitement of a fast-paced startup environment, is deeply pragmatic, and desires to set the stage for the next phase of our growth.
Areas... you'd be in charge of:
Make important architectural decisions and lead our backend development as our team, customers, and product grow.
Backend: Optimize and expand a database and api that scales, expand our usage of 3rd party APIs (Stripe, HubSpot, Sendgrid), identify and integrate new tools/frameworks when needed.
DevOps: Improve and Develop CI/CD process and observability, develop a robust QA/Testing process, lead GCP -> AWS migration
You might be a fit if you have:
Our frontend is written in React and React Native w/ Redux.
Our backend tech stack includes GCP (Migrating to AWS), Kubernetes (GKE), RethinkDB (JSON document database), ElasticSearch, NodeJS, socket.io.
Engineering problems we're solving:
Building out a more scalable deployment/QA pipeline, migrating cloud providers to AWS, migrating databases from RethinkDB to MongoDB, identifying and addressing site reliability issues.