Lead Engineer — Backend (Go)

San Francisco, CA /
Product & Engineering – Engineering /
Full Time - Remote Available
About Future

We combine human connection with the latest technology to empower our members through fitness. We’re a fast growing team primarily based in San Francisco, though working remotely. We are hiring new teammates across many areas. We’re looking for people who thrive in fast-paced, dynamic environments and are excited by the opportunity to have immediate ownership and impact. Our team comes from a diverse range of backgrounds and fitness levels - what we share is a passion and excitement to build something truly meaningful.

About the Role

Backend engineers at Future operate at all levels -- building out core services, data pipelines, essential business systems, and customer-facing features.

We’re responsible for the entirety of product surfaces across user and trainer experiences, and the initiatives we drive span across foundational core infrastructure to rapid feature iteration. Backend engineers work closely with frontend engineers & product managers to make sure the deliver the APIs, infrastructure, and scalability needed for every initiative.

As a backend lead, you will serve as a point-person to your team and guide them through feature planning & scoping, hiring, execution, and quality assurance.


    • Strong knowledge of Go
    • Experience building scale
    • Experience developing and deploying scalable APIs
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
    • A desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment
    • Experience with scoping & prioritizing projects

Life at Future

    • Join a diverse, passionate & driven team of all backgrounds
    • Accelerated growth potential. We rapidly advance team members who have an outsized impact
    • Competitive salary & equity packages
    • Comprehensive health benefits (medical, dental, vision) to fit your needs
    • Wellness & Work From Home subsidies
    • Flexible vacation policy

We are committed to building a future where every member of our community, is healthy, cared for, and advancing forward together. Future is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, civil or family status, disability or race.