First Engineer at a Tech Startup Focused on Future of Work for Womenhttps://www.notion.so/First-Engineer-ffc0949d42694007a69909ac8e02a49f
# First Engineer at a Tech Startup Focused on Future of Work for WomenAre you a talented engineer? Are you looking to join a startup and do work that is meaningful and will change the world for the better? We are a fast-growing startup that is focused on the future of work for the 43% of women leaving the workforce. We have a small team, traction, paying clients and just raised our first round of funding.We are looking for a person that is a skilled full stack developer, is fun and inspiring to work with and is passionate about our mission. There are a lot of opportunities to further develop your own skills through future enhancements.# ResponsibilitiesThe current platform needs to be taken to the next level. We have a female technical founder who needs to step out of the developer role and into the CEO role. The candidate will work closely with the founders, but is expected to work independently to take our platform to the next level. You will also be in charge of bringing on technical contractors and support building the development team out over time.- Coordinate and drive the platform development. Lead by example- Help in defining the technical architecture, system design, and infrastructure- Outline our short-, medium-, and long-term development road map – and drive it forward- Balance and prioritize customer requirements, developer resources, and costs with a view to this development road map- Plan and drive sprints, managing hands-on, writing your own code and having your hands deep inside your team’s code base# Qualifications- 4+ years experience as a problem solver- Enjoy the challenge of building and growing a platform- Consider yourself a full-stack developer- Have an eye for the broader strategic aspects and trends- open communication when issues arise- Are proactive, self-driven, and able to thrive in a fast-moving startup environment- Take ownership; when a task or an area of responsibility resides with you, we trust it will be driven to completion, on time and to high quality- Think strategically, but with a bias towards getting stuff done without overthinking it- Are structured, focused, and able to keep to task lists and timelines- Communicate fluently and effectively in English, internally and with external partners.- Are committed to the job and the growth opportunity in a startup- Enjoy working as part of an team# Benefits- Health Insurance- 100% Remote- Family Friendly Work Environment# About Us*Allobee is a cutting-edge, one-stop virtual business services solution designed for the frontier of the gig economy. Allobee's innovative project-management platform seamlessly handles the logistics of hiring, paying, and managing projects to completion, while its algorithm connects business owners to a vetted, underutilized workforce of experienced, professional women who have left the traditional 9 to 5.*# Our CultureIn reality, as one of our first hires you'll have a large hand in shaping this, but some keywords:- Remote first- Mission Driven- Transparent- Iterate Quickly- No need for crazy hours. Work hard when you're working. We believe in family time and time to disconnect.Your role as first engineer, you'll be key to building a lot of the core functionality of Allobee. We have proved product market fit and now it's time to take it to the next level. Preference for Full Stack React knowledge.## Hiring Process- You will have a 30 minute phone-call with our CEO & Technical Founder Brooke- You will have a call with our Technical Advisors- You will have a call with the rest of the leadership team- References/GitHub check- We will pay you normal contracting rates for anywhere between 1-5 days to do some work on Allobee. This will give you a chance to learn how we would work with you, and for us to see how you work.- We make a decision.## How to ApplyHead to our site at [http://allobee.com/joinus](http://allobee.com/joinus) and scroll down to the job description and application link. Or shoot over an email to [[email protected]](mailto:[email protected]) with the subject line “First Engineer Application” with resume, LinkedIn.