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Principal Engineer / Full Stack Tech Lead

$120k – $160k • % – 1.0%
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We’re looking for an experienced back-end developer to extend our existing Rails app to make our vision a reality. This is a rare opportunity to join a well-funded early stage startup as a lead developer and grow with the company.

Design and implement capabilities in the platform to deliver our product roadmap
Implement or extend industry best practices such as continuous integration, unit testing, code reviews via pull requests, improving code security, etc.
Evolve and extend our platform API to support both web and mobile clients
Ensure that product usage is tracked and features can be A/B tested so that we can learn quickly and iterate
Help evaluate new technologies, such as GraphQL, to help shape our future technology direction
Support all aspects of the Pepperlane Information Security Policy and associated procedures
Lead and mentor junior developers

At least 10 years professional software development experience
B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent experience
Deep understanding of web application architecture, single-page applications, and software development best practices
Demonstrated mastery in at least one programming language
Communicate ideas clearly, and write intelligently
Willing to work onsite at our Cambridge, MA office as needed (likely 3 days per week) (Only local candidates will be considered for this position)

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Jess Petersen

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Co-founder at Pepperlane. Formerly Hopper VP Product, employee #6 at Carbonite. Dartmouth CS, marathon runner, yogi, vegetarian foodie, mom, compassionate human

Chris Quirk

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