Software Engineer - Full Stack

Salt Lake City /
Engineering /
Full-time
The Stride Marketplace Engineering team is on the lookout for a motivated Engineer to join a fast moving Full Stack engineering team. We are a small team that collaborates with design and product very closely.  

We are building the world's first benefits platform designed specifically for independent contractors and part-time employees. From end to end, you will build and own the entire user experience. 

Responsibilities:
- Design, build, and maintain user-facing flows, API’s, services, and system to solve problems end-end
- Participate in the product development process from start to finish
- Scoping of projects and measuring success, iterating based on feedback.
- Maintain high engineering and security standards
- Continually improve codebases and processes
- Work cross functionally to develop and build features with quality in mind

Basic Qualifications/ Must-Haves
- 3+ years experience working in a product engineering role
- Full-stack software development experience
- Experience working with React Angular, Javascript(or typescript), Redux, HTML5, CSS3
- Experience building responsive and cross-browser experiences
- Good understanding of responsive web design best practices and web performance optimization techniques
- Experience with a relational database such as PostgreSQL MySQL is a HUGE plus!
- Proficiency in Python or Node JS for backend development is also a HUGE plus!
About Us
At Stride, we help people who work for themselves save time and money on things like insurance and taxes by providing simple, easy to use software, tools and services. The world’s largest work-for-yourself platforms like Uber, Etsy, Airbnb, Instacart, Postmates, Rover, TaskRabbit, Care.com, and others use Stride to help recruit, retain and motivate their communities of independent workers.

While we are working fully remote right now, our headquarters are in San Francisco and we are starting our second office location in Salt Lake City. We will be supporting a flexible work structure going forward. We’re backed by leading investment firms including Venrock, New Enterprise Associates, and F-Prime Capital Partners. Come help us take the work out of working for yourself!