Full Stack Engineer at Kiddom | Powderkeg

Location: San Francisco or New York or Open to Remote

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Engineering

To tackle this challenge, we are seeking an experienced Full Stack Senior Engineer: someone with track record of building world class web apps, guiding a team in developing with idiomatic, tested, and maintainable code. We are building in React, and assume candidates will either have basic mastery or have applicable experience.

You will...

  • Work with the design and product teams to set feature roadmap and release deadlines.
  • Be able to lead full stack front end and backend development, build and maintain high standards for work and work with the team to maintain them.
  • Guide the team in making intelligent and pragmatic technical trade-offs.
  • Design and implement user-facing products.
  • Apply deep understanding of web technologies to reason about engineering / design tradeoffs.
  • Have the foresight to recognize potential future issues and ensure the team is made aware, discusses, and mitigates the issues before they affect the business

What we look for

  • 3+ years of professional experience working with a modern web stack (Python, Ruby, Go, etc)
  • Commitment to mentorship, training and supporting one's teammates.
  • Demonstrable experience as an effective technical team lead of full-stack development.
  • Vast knowledge of JS/CSS and Golang best practices and common pitfalls.
  • Excellent knowledge of modern javascript frameworks and tools (React, Redux, and Webpack a plus but not required.)
  • Working knowledge of Golang or C programming
  • Comfort working with CSS pre--processors (We use SASS) and strategies for writing maintainable CSS.

Nice to have

  • Interest in educational technology.
  • Previous experience at a startup.

About the Company

Kiddom builds technology enabling teachers and learners to unlock their full potential. Education technology is increasingly fragmented across various applications, undermining utility and causing cognitive overload, frustration, and ultimately, rejection. Kiddom is building a collaborative learning platform for educators to integrate content, curriculum, and analytics in one place.

We are a passionate, collaborative team focused on building transformative education technology and making a measurable impact in K-12 education.

We strive to create an inclusive, positive team culture where everyone is respected and valued for everything they bring to Kiddom, not just what they produce.

Full time permanent employees are eligible for the following benefits from their first day:

-Competitive salary

-Meaningful equity

-Health benefits: medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance

-Flexible vacation policy

COVID Vaccination Policy

Kiddom policy requires employees to be vaccinated before they visit an office or attend company events..

We have remote roles but in certain positions where office attendance is deemed to be essential to the role, offers of employment shall be conditional upon proof of vaccination.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Full Stack Engineer
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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