Senior Full Stack Engineer

At Good Dog
  • Full Time
  • Employee
  • Full Remote (with restrictions)

Posted on January 15th

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At Good Dog, you’ll be part of a mission driven team, creating a platform through which hundreds of thousands of people experience the joy of getting their dogs from reputable sources, while taking a user-centered approach to make a positive impact on people’s lives in the process.

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer, you’ll be surrounded by supportive, humble and talented team members to mentor, teach and learn from, all while building beautiful user experiences.

Our Tech Stack
  • Front-End: React, Webpack, ES6, SCSS, Tachyons, Bootstrap Grid
  • Back-End: Ruby on Rails, Go, Redis, Memcached, PostgreSQL
  • Ops: AWS Fargate, Terraform, Docker

What You’ll Do
  • You’ll be creating and launching product that bringings about real, positive change in the lives of both people and dogs
  • You’ll work both independently and collaboratively to bring tickets and mockups to life
  • You’ll be using our design system and making sure your code works across screen sizes
  • You’ll code review colleagues’ code and give helpful input

What We’re Looking For
  • You’re detail oriented and want to build a product that looks great, is performant, and works on every screen
  • You’re comfortable grabbing assets you need out of mockups and optimizing for use on the web
  • You have experience working on high-traffic websites and understand how to build with performance in mind
  • You’re curious and love learning about new technology but also know when to try something new vs. stick to something tried and true
  • You're used to working with large data models and complex interactions with APIs
  • You have strong opinions lightly held
  • You recognize the value in distributing your knowledge amongst your teammates
  • You have experience with the following:
    • Javascript (specifically React/ES6)
    • Ruby on Rails (or another backend language/framework - but you are willing to learn RoR!)
    • Browser API and profiling/debugging tools
    • CSS preprocessors like Sass or LESS
    • Unit and system tests
    • Experience with React Native is a plus

Good Dog is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome candidates of all backgrounds and perspectives. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please don’t hesitate to let us know. 

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