Contra: Senior Node.js/GraphQL/PostgreSQL engineer


via We Work Remotely

Headquarters: San Francisco/Remote

URL: https://contra.com/

Contra is an Independent-first community and commission-free hiring platform empowering the future of work. We match Independents with flexible opportunities, and Clients with the perfect Independent for any project — from content creation to coding. We strongly believe that independence isn’t just a gig, it’s a way of life.
Contra is all about transforming the future of independent work. We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our fast-growing backend team and help us build the best community for independents.
You will be designing, developing and maintaining a variety of backend services powering our platform and working primarily with Node.js, PostgreSQL and GraphQL.

How you’ll add value at Contra:
  • Develop enterprise-scale backend services using cutting edge technologies
  • Write professional-quality, clean and testable TypeScript code
  • Transform business requirements into relational database structures and GraphQL schemas
  • Craft readable, performant and scalable SQL queries
  • Collaborate with the rest of the team through planning, code reviews and regular communication

You’ll be successful here if you:
  • You have formal education or bootcamp in data analytics – including data visualization, data cleaning, basis statistics understanding, and familiarity with basic ML approaches
  • You have strong knowledge of exploratory data analysis techniques and have advanced SQL skills to create and evaluate complex statements involving numerous tables and data relationships
  • You are comfortable manipulating data using Python and/or Jupyter notebooks and have an interest in establishing a team that shares reproducible analysis and models
  • You have experience driving a hypothesis-based testing approach, can reliably collect data, and make deliberate decisions based on the outcomes of experiments
  • You have experience defining data tracking needs and processes
  • You can distill complex data into easy to read and interpret dashboard to enable leadership / product teams to gather data insights and monitor KPIs
  • You can navigate ambiguity like a champ; as our first data analyst, you’ll be working closely with product and engineering to pave the way for how we use data as an organization
  • You are a strong communicator and have the ability to influence decision making with data
  • You have a GSD attitude – no task is too small or big to reach best product outcomes
  • You have 2+ years experience in a data-oriented role within a fast-paced, hyper collaborative environment

Our stack:
  • TypeScript
  • Node.js
  • GraphQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
  • Temporal

How Contra can add value for you:
  • 🌎 Remote-only culture that is here to stay
  • 🍎 100% health coverage for US full-time employees, and health reimbursements for all international contractors
  • 💰 401k matching for US full-time employees
  • 💸 $4,000 laptop reimbursement upon starting + additional equipment, co-working, education, meetup and charity budgets when
  • 💛 No-meeting Wednesdays
  • 🥬 Half days every third Friday of the month to enjoy a long weekend, reduce screen fatigue, and decompress
  • 👋 Generous time off — 3 week-long company-wide shutdowns per year (Spring, Fall, Winter) so we can all collectively relax together, in addition to paid time off and flex days to look after your wellbeing.
  • 👶 Flexible parental leave
  • 🌴 Annual team wide off-site (our upcoming is in June 2022!)
  • 💁 A custom slack emoji, just for you!

Our interview process
  • Intro Call (15-30 minutes)
  • Technical Assessment (20-30 minutes)
  • Interview #1 In Depth Technical Discussion Chat with Hiring Manager (45 minutes)
  • Interview #2 Culture Interview (30 minutes)
  • Interview #3 Founder Interview (25 minutes)

Salary Range
  • $140k – $160k USD
  • Equity Value Range: $72k – $180k USD

To apply: https://weworkremotely.com/remote-jobs/contra-senior-node-js-graphql-postgresql-engineer-1

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