Sr. Full Stack Developer

Remote (Anywhere) /
Engineering /
Automated investing app Grifin was founded in 2017. Grifin exists to give people a simple, approachable and secure way to own a slice of the companies they shop at daily. The next time you purchase a cup of Starbucks coffee, you’ll automatically invest $1 into Starbucks stock. Order something from Amazon? Invest $1 into Amazon stock. With Grifin, you’ll share in the growth of the companies you routinely spend money with. Since the app launch in November 2020, the team has raised $10 million in seed funding, experienced 180,000+ app downloads, and grown to 10 full-time employees.

What You Will Do:

    • Develop quality NodeJS and ReactJS code in an agile development environment 
    • Create a backend infrastructure for a real time API that will combine data from multiple third party services with an automated internal process
    • Develop a cross platform mobile UI using React Native / JS
    • Work closely with product management to offer guidance and technical feasibility of feature requests
    • Collaborate with other developers to ensure best methods and techniques are used in development

What You Will Need:

    • 10-12 years of professional software engineering experience, working in agile environments
    • 5+ years of experience writing server-side and API development experience
    • Extensive experience using and optimizing MongoDB
    • In-depth knowledge of JavaScript, React, CSS, HTML
    • A curious mind, advanced critical thinking abilities, and sound judgment with a risk mitigation mindset

Tech Stack:

    • Javascript
    • React and React Native
    • Redux-Saga
    • MongoDB
    • Redis
    • AWS - Lambda, Elastic Beanstalk, RDS, S3, CloudWatch, and many more
    • Heroku CI/CD
    • NewRelic

Benefits and Perks

    • Competitive Salary
    • Stock Options
    • Unlimited PTO with recommended minimums
    • Private Health Insurance to come
    • Remote work - live anywhere in the world!
    • Opportunity to make a positive impact on the world
Reasons to Join:
Work-life Balance: We believe in balancing life, work, relationships and finance. 
Ownership: We take pride in ownership, which is why we give employees stock options.
Entrepreneurship: We welcome and encourage ideas of all shapes and sizes.
All-Star Team: We believe wholeheartedly in our mission, so we always bring our “A” game. 
Autonomy: Each teammate can drive results and act independently when others are tied up.
Wear Multiple Hats: We enjoy expanding our skill sets by working on an array of projects. 

Benefits and Perks:
Fully Remote
Competitive Salary
Stock Options
Unlimited PTO with recommended minimums
Medical Benefits
A growing start-up culture with remote team activities and perks 

Location: Live anywhere with high-speed internet, or join the founders in sunny, no-state-income-tax, Tampa, FL.

Our Commitment:
Inclusion is one of our core values. We are fully invested in hiring and growing a diverse team of high performers. We’re committed to creating a positive and connected work environment for all. We believe that uniqueness in ideas, experiences and backgrounds make us a better Grifin. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

To paraphrase Warren Buffet, when hiring, we look for intelligence, initiative and integrity. We seek mission-driven, passionate, dedicated and diverse magical thinkers. If these qualities resonate, then apply – even if you’re not sure about the job description. Just share a bit about who you are and why you’re excited about Grifin.