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Transforming the Gig Economy

Full-Stack Web Developer

$120k – $160k • 0.25% – 1.0%
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We are looking for a full-stack web developer, preferably with experience with serverless architecture, to be responsible for leading the creation of single page web applications to visualize platform utilization and business metrics as well as provide a front end UI for a variety of administrative and customer support use cases. Candidates should be comfortable developing both the frontend and backend pieces of theses web applications.


  • Experience with Azure Functions, AWS Lambda, or GCP Cloud Functions (exceptionally strong candidates without serverless experience but who have experience with Azure will be considered)

  • 3+ years of relevant professional experience

  • An exceptional work ethic and desire to be part of a team disrupting the status quo

  • Proficiency with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, React or Vue.js

  • Proficiency with server side languages such as Python, Java, or .Net

  • Familiarity with database technology such as MySQL, Cassandra or MongoDB

  • Strong technical leadership experience and good communication skills

  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, TeamCity, Azure Pipelines, etc)

  • Capable of designing and developing backend REST APIs to be consumed by frontend applications.

  • Team player

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience working with Event Driven Architectures and messaging systems (Kafka, RabbitMQ)

  • Strong proficiency with C# or Python

  • Experience working with geo-location services (Google Maps, Openstreet Maps) as well as familiarity working with spatial data types

  • Experience working at a startup or in a similarly intense environment

  • Experience managing a small team of developers

  • 6+ years of relevant experience

For more about Empower and our Team, please visit https://driveempower.com/our-team/

Washington DC • Arlington • McLeanRemote
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United States
Job type
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
3+ years
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Joshua Sear

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Joshua Sear

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Founder and CEO @Empower

Eduardo Perez

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Experienced software engineer with a taste for UI design, I put user experience first and like balance between beautiful code and fast and quality releases.

Chris Betti

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Lead Backend Engineer at Empower

Gabrielle Cecchi

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Marketing and Operations Manager, Empower

Empower at a glance

Transforming the Gig Economy

Empower focuses on SaaS, Logistics Software, Online Marketplaces, and Ride Sharing. Their company has offices in Washington DC, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, and McLean. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Empower has raised $2.436M of funding; their latest round was closed on August 2020 at a valuation of $12.5M.

You can view their website at http://www.driveempower.com or find them on Facebook and LinkedIn.

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