Senior Fullstack Engineer - Client Project Specialist

US Remote /
Engineering /
Full-time
/ Remote
About Exygy

Exygy is a digital innovation studio on a mission to build resilient and healthy communities. We enable impact-focused organizations to rethink experiences and create digital products that solve their problems and delight users. Our diverse team brings a breadth of technical expertise, user-centric perspectives, and product strategy to every engagement. As a certified B-Corporation, we are driven by our fierce commitment to the betterment of humanity. Our clients include Johns Hopkins University's Gender Equity Unit, the San Francisco Foundation's Housing Readiness Tool, the City of Oakland's oaklandca.gov, TRAILS Wellness' mental health resource platform, and the State of California's Cal-Adapt climate resilience databases. Our affordable housing platform, Bloom Housing, has expanded to six jurisdictions, including across the entire Bay Area, and is currently scaling in cities across the country.

Exygy has embraced a work from home philosophy and we are now a remote-first company. This role can be located anywhere in the U.S and may occasionally require some traveling for meetings or team building events. Exygy remains connected and engaged with virtual team events, weekly all hands meetings and regular zoom workshops and trainings.



***We are accepting applications for this role on a rolling basis***

Exygy seeks an enthusiastic, experienced, and creative Senior Full Stack Engineer who is passionate about making a difference in the world with technology. Join our tight-knit and growing team to build a wide variety of high-impact projects with our civic and health sector clients. This is a full-time remote position.

As a senior engineer, you’ll spend most of your time on multiple client project teams, building new web applications, while supporting and expanding existing projects. You’ll work with our cross-functional core team, and our network of remote contributors to define, design, and deliver high-quality web software. 
This role does have an emphasis on PHP frameworks, but you will have the opportunity to make large contributions to other projects which use TypeScript, Java and more in their tech stacks. Most of our new projects are built around React and Typescript, but legacy projects span a breadth of tech stacks reflecting more than 12 years of successful project delivery.

You'll work collaboratively with our clients, building and maintaining software. You’ll also have the opportunity to make your mark on the engineering team, helping us to grow in number and in craft.

What you will be doing

    • Writing high-quality code to build new features and address issues with existing projects
    • Work with product managers and designers to prototype, scope and deliver new features
    • Reviewing pull requests, providing feedback, and pairing with other engineers on difficult problems
    • Contributing to the technical design process, and building documentation of decisions to guide future contributors
    • Ensuring code is tested and meets team code quality standards
    • Coaching and mentoring other engineers, helping to improve both their code and their skills
    • Participating in the engineering recruiting and hiring process

Key Desired Experience

    • 3+ years experience writing production code in a professional, team-oriented environment.
    • Experience building web applications with major open source content management systems like WordPress, Craft CMS and Drupal and a willingness to work within a variety of systems.
    • Professional experience with end-to-end testingExperience with React, Vue or Angular
    • Experience with CSS frameworks such as Tailwind CSS
    • Experience working with relational databases like PostgreSQL or MSSQLA nuanced point-of-view on agile processes, and a pragmatic approach for including new tools and processes.
    • The skill, empathy, and desire to build with other engineers collaboratively through code reviews, joint design and mentorship
    • Proven ability to effectively collaborate with design and product teams
    • Comfort working in public repositories, and commitment to a working style that encourages outside contributors.
    • Demeanor to thrive in a high-change environment, where multiple simultaneous projects are the norm.
    • Discipline to be effective on a team with lots of personal flexibility, but high expectations.

Impress us with your

    • Broad experience across a variety of tech stacks, environments, and application types, and a demonstrated ability to pick up new components and methods quickly.
    • History of delivering systems that scale well, and ability to design, implement, debug, and optimize complex distributed systems.
    • Leadership in an open-source project or community
    • Contributions to improve the engineering teams you were a member of, both as engineers and as teams.
    • Knowledge of technical trends, emerging techniques, and sources for ongoing innovation in our work.
    • Your experience in client-facing environments, working to understand requirements and collaborate on solutions
Compensation & Benefits

The annual salary range for this full-time position is $100,000 - $125,000. Exygy offers excellent benefits, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance; 401(k) with employer match; professional development budget; home office budget and wifi credit; monthly wellness stipend; unlimited paid time off; profit sharing bonuses and paid volunteer time.

EEO & Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
We are actively seeking to create a diverse and equitable work environment because we believe that creates a stronger team.

Exygy values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQIA individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, older members of society, and others from minority groups and diverse backgrounds to apply. Exygy is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws. All employees and contractors of Exygy are responsible for maintaining a work atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment by treating others with dignity and respect.