Senior Software Engineer, Back-End

Remote /
Found /
Full-time
Found is a modern weight care platform and community focused on integrated support. According to a recent CDC study, nearly 50% of Americans want to lose weight, and on average, Americans have gained 30 lbs during the pandemic. But the existing weight loss industry focuses on shame - if you don’t have the willpower to eat less and workout more, you aren’t trying hard enough.

Modern science shows us that weight care is complex - food and movement are important, but so are hormones, genetics, sleep, stress, mental health, and daily habits. Found’s unique approach incorporates personalized coaching, an online community, and if indicated, medical and prescription solutions. 

Research shows that addressing weight health reduces the long-term risk of diabetes, heart disease, and some forms of cancer. We believe in giving our community tools that will help them add years to their lives and reach their goals. We believe it’s not just what you’ve lost, it’s what you’ve Found.

What You'll Do:

    • Understand key customer and internal needs and propose technology-driven solutions
    • Build scalable and reliable back-end systems
    • Write clean and efficient code
    • Contribute to product, design, engineering and architecture for all of our technology solutions
    • Work with the product, operations, behavioral health and marketing teams to influence and shape our product strategy and roadmap
    • Help build and contribute to a high-performance engineering culture

What You Have:

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
    • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience working on external facing applications
    • Very proficient with frameworks and libraries that are state of the art
    • Familiarity with Typescript and Node.js
    • Astute understanding of how to develop fault-tolerant applications that integrate with many third-parties
    • Experience working cross-functionally with other engineers, product managers, and designers
    • A team oriented personality, bias to action, excellent communication skills
    • A strong work ethic and the desire to work at an early stage startup
    • A desire to improve yourself and be a positive influence on those around you
    • An instinctive desire to write quality code, the humility to understand and improve existing code, and the judgment to make tradeoffs between elegance and efficiency

What You'll Get:

    • Competitive compensation
    • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
    • PTO, company-paid holidays, parental leave
    • 401K, wellness and wifi perks
    • Flexible, remote-first work culture
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.

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