Staff Software Engineer

Austin, TX
Engineering /
Full-time /
What We Do
At Productable, we empower problem solvers to tackle critical challenges ranging from national security to life-saving technologies. Our mission is to make fearless experimentation the modus operandi for federal organizations and Fortune 2000. We’re obsessed with outcomes and believe that a portfolio approach is the answer to predictable success. Productable’s patent-pending enterprise innovation platform empowers organizations to turn ideas into outcomes by providing a step-by-step framework for innovators to validate ideas while keeping leadership in the know. With Productable, leaders get all the right insights, so they know when to pile on resources or when to pivot; and individual innovators get the guidance they need to develop their ideas faster – ultimately driving more efficient outcomes faster.

Job brief
We are looking for a motivated, full stack Staff Software Engineer to help design, develop, and ship our software solution.
The role of the Staff Software Engineer is to build high-quality, innovative and performant software that complies with the coding standards and technical design that you will decide and own. It is also critical to actively participate in the company mission to create and scale the world’s most impactful way to innovate.

What You'll Do

    • Work with Product and Design to ensure code written solves real user problems
    • Craft technical documentation detailing architectural choices for the rest of the team.
    • Write well-designed, tested code
    • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
    • Document and maintain software functionality
    • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
    • Deploy programs and evaluate user feedback
    • Help other developers level up their skills


    • Proven work experience as a full stack Senior Software Engineer or similar title
    • Six or more years experience developing interactive web applications, including a proven track record of leading technical design and architecture decisions
    • Ability to develop software in Go and Typescript, specific experience in both is not necessary
    • Knowledge of relational databases (e.g. Postgres)
    • Experience with test-driven development
    • Strong technical communications skills, and the ability to explain complex technical matters to a non-technical audience
$172,000 - $200,000 a year
Compensation and Benefits:

The successful candidate’s starting pay will be determined based on job-related skills, experience, qualifications, work location, and market conditions. These ranges may be modified in the future.

Full-time employee benefits include: 
- Healthcare coverage (Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance)
- Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 
- 401k
- Employee equity program
- Monthly wellness stipend
- Paid parental and caregiver leave
- Unlimited PTO 
- Annual WFH stipend
- Team off-sites
- Paid life insurance 

Must be able to handle ITAR, export-controlled information, and controlled unclassified information

Productable is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Productable participates in the E-Verify program as required by law to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States.