Team Lead/Senior Full Stack Developer

Software Engineering – Cloud /
Full-time /
"Best Places to Work 2021" -SF Business Times

We are seeking a skilled Team Lead/Senior Full Stack Developer with experience in architecture, design and development in both frontend web applications and backend microservice architecture. You will be involved in overseeing our team of developers, engage in technical solution design and ensure the successful delivery of high-quality software solutions. Your work will also involve interacting with cross-functional teams to gather the requirements, manage estimates, perform code-reviews while also building and implementing new features.
Molekule is a science and clean technology start-up that has developed a fundamentally new approach to cleaning air.  Molekule uses nanotechnology to break down and completely eliminate pollutants on a molecular level. Allergens, bacteria, viruses, mold and airborne chemicals are converted into harmless elements that are meant to be in the air. We’ve already seen our technology change lives.
We believe that healthy lifestyles start by improving something you do every second of every day, breathe. We’re looking for people who are passionate about health, science, and technology and are excited to build products that fundamentally improve our everyday lives. Come help us build the next generation of air purification technology!

What You Will Own:

    • Lead a team of contract developers in the design, development, and implementation of software solutions.
    • Collaborate with managers and stakeholders to define project requirements, timelines, and deliverables.
    • Translate functional and technical requirements into detailed architecture and design.
    • Manage individual project priorities and deadlines that the development team is working on.
    • Conduct code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards, best practices, and performance optimization based on our high standards.
    • Participate in architectural discussions, technical design and contribute to robust software solutions.
    • Lead by example, demonstrating excellence in overall software development, system architecture, scalability, reliability, and performance.
    • Stay updated on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices in Java development.

What You Bring To The Team:

    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related field.
    • Relevant certifications (Oracle Certified Professional, Spring Certified Professional are strongly preferred.
    • Experience leading a team utilizing Agile development methodologies.
    • 5+ years of proven experience as a Java developer, with a strong understanding of Java EE, Spring Framework, and related technologies.
    • Experience designing, implementing, and maintaining REST API’s.
    • Ability to design high availability solutions on Cloud Platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP)
    • Experience designing and developing SQL and NoSQL databases.
    • Hands-on experience in developing web applications using Angular, React JS, Node.js, and JavaScript.
    • Strong experience in debugging, diagnosing, and trouble-shooting complex, production software.
    • Proficient in object-oriented development, preferably with Python.
    • You possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with team members at various levels, including business leaders.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.
    • Enjoy mentoring and a passion for innovation.
    • You are a self-starter, highly motivated, and have a real passion for actively learning and researching new methods of work and new technology.

What’s In It For You:

    • Career Growth: progress and learn, stability, career development/path
    • Work Environment: autonomy, ownership, recognition of achievements, life-work balance(see what we did there), challenges
    • Culture: transparency of goals and plans, support, collaboration, trust, community, passion, growth mindset
    • Benefits: time off, matching 401K, flexibility (i.e.: work day start and end times)
    • Compensation: fairness, timeliness, compensation system
Additional Information:

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $125,000 - $180,000 + Benefits + 401k Match. Molekule takes a market-based approach to salary ranges.  Our salary ranges are determined by role, job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training, level, and location.  The range displayed on each posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries across all US locations. Your recruiter can share more about the specific range for your preferred location during the hiring process. Please note that the compensation details listed reflect the base salary only, and do not include benefits & 401K Match.

-Healthcare, Dental & Vision
-Paid Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
-401(k) with Company Match up to 4%
-Cell Phone Allowance
-Paid Time Off & Sick Pay
-16 Paid Holidays
-Paid Parental Leave for Birth Parent and Non-Birth Parent

We are Molekule and we’re changing air purification. Molekule was created with a goal of using the power of science to eliminate indoor air pollution around the world.  Our vision is to change the world from the indoors out by improving the safety and health of the places where we live, conduct business, learn, heal and connect. It’s a lofty goal, but that's why we need you!

Molekule Values:
Making Life Easy For Someone Else
"For our colleagues, for our customers, and for those who don't have equitable access."
Say The Hard Thing
"We solve problems with empathy and honesty."
Trust The Data
"We are guided by science and make decision based on the numbers, even if it means changing our opinion."
Make The Invisible Visible
"We reveal and address inefficient and inequitable dynamics at work and in the world."
Push For 1% More
"We have a growth mindset and push for positive change every day."
Act As Community
"We face challenges together. We celebrate victories together. We share skills together."

Molekule is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will consider employment for qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Company will also not discharge, or in any manner discriminate or retaliate against, any employee who discloses their own wages, discusses the wages of others, inquires about another employee’s wages, or aids or encourages any other employee to do the same. The Company is not obligated to disclose wages unless its State mandated.

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