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GigSmart - The way workers choose jobs and requesters source workers

Senior Elixir Developer

$110k – $150k
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GigSmart is a growing mobile technology company operating within the gig-economy. We use innovative technologies to build our apps that allow businesses who have urgent labor needs to source skilled workers within seconds so that they can be working within minutes. GigSmart also connects charities & non-profits with volunteers looking to give back!


GigSmart is looking for an Elixir Developer to come build something great with us. As part of the engineering team, you will work on the platform that powers our apps that helps workers and businesses connect. We're looking for a self-motivated engineer who has a real passion for building and scaling infrastructure using technologies such as Elixir, React, React-Native, Kubernetes, Postgres, and machine learning. Every engineer has input into our product process and will have a real impact as part of a small, nimble team.

Job Description

Work with a cross-functional team to design and develop new features that will be used by millions of users
Ship production code daily
Use Kubernetes and CI/CD
Identify and fix performance bottlenecks
Work with big data sets (hundreds of millions of rows)
Write tests and perform code reviews to ensure that we're shipping reliable, readable, and reusable code
Research and implement technology solutions for reliable, scalable, high performing services

Skills and Competencies
Strong experience across relevant technologies including Elixir, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Scala, PHP, Python, etc.
Strong knowledge of Postgres, MySQL, or other RDBMS
Working knowledge of Unix/Linux
Working knowledge of source control systems including Git
Knowledge of functional and object-oriented software design, development and architectural principles
Ability to work onsite in our Denver, CO office

Nice to Have
Building APIs for internal or external applications
Elixir Phoenix Framework
Experience with GraphQL
Experience with React Native
Experience with AWS technologies such as DynamoDB, Kinesis, Elastic, MapReduce, or Lambda
Big data technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, etc.
Machine learning
Automated testing using tools such as RSpec or JUnit
Scrum/Agile development

Expectations of a GigSmart Employee
Be positive
Work hard
Have passion
Continue to learn
Exceed expectations
Additional Details:

- This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental), and equity.

- GigSmart provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and genetics.

- Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
Strategic leader with over 10 years experience in developing technology and products for emerging tech startups. Expertise in over 6 software languages.

Medical, vision, dental, etc.

Paid parental leave

Wfh policy for select departments

Generous paid time off

Onsite gym

Commuter benefits offered

Celebratory happy hours, quarterly company outings & monthly team lunches

GigSmart at a glance

GigSmart - The way workers choose jobs and requesters source workers

GigSmart focuses on Mobile, Marketplaces, Temporary Staffing, Mobile Workforce, and Future Of Work. Their company has offices in Denver. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at https://gigsmart.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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