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The legal marketplace for in-house teams

Senior Developer

$120k – $150k • 0.01% – 0.05%
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Priori is the venture-backed, game-changing legal technology tool for in-house legal teams to find and engage external counsel. Priori was named a 2018 and 2019 Financial Times Intelligent Business for our work reducing the cost of legal services by 60-80%. Co-founders Basha Rubin and Mirra Levitt met as Yale Law School classmates and are 2018 ABA Journal Legal Rebels and LTRC Women of LegalTech.

Our team is passionate about making the $400BN legal industry more transparent and efficient. We’re looking for an ambitious and energetic Senior Developer to join our collaborative, fast-paced team based out of NYC.

About the Role

As a Senior Developer, you will be involved in all aspects of the software development process. You will guide and contribute to the design and development of new features, help optimize and scale our application, and work within an agile development environment. You will be responsible for building both server-side logic (using Ruby on Rails) and front-end components (JavaScript using AngularJS / Vue). An understanding of relevant front-end web technologies (HTML, CSS/Sass) is necessary. Reporting directly to the CTO, you will be responsible for overseeing and performing code review on features developed by junior developers.

  • Plan and contribute to all phases of the agile development lifecycle
  • Perform code review, mentor and support the work of junior developers
  • Ensure use of best practices (test-driven development, continuous integration, and code standards)
  • Test and maintain software products to ensure optimized functionality
  • Recommend and lead continuous adoption and integration of relevant new technologies
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with the CTO, business colleagues, and junior staff on status of support and feature requests
  • Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code
  • Develop robust, scalable, and secure features

About You

  • 2 - 5 years professional experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Demonstrated knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS/Sass, and JavaScript
  • Experience with Bootstrap 3
  • Experience with a front-end Javascript framework (Angular, React, and/or Vue)
  • Experience using and writing SQL queries in Postgres
  • Experience with version control systems, such as Git
  • Understanding of Agile software development principles
  • Passion for writing great, simple, clean, efficient code
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or in related field is preferred
    • Experience developing within data-rich platforms is a plus


  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Equity Options .01 -.05%
  • Generous vacation package including 20 days of paid vacation per year + national holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision health care
  • WFH stipend to get yourself comfortable (while the team is remote)
  • Subsidized in-office gym and cafeteria (when back in the office)
  • Opportunity for professional development in a high-growth start-up
  • Regular team happy hours and socials (when in office)

The ideal candidate is based in the tri-state area and able to travel into the office in New York City as required. Remote candidates will be considered.

Healthcare benefits

Parental leave

Equity benefits

Generous vacation

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Priori at a glance

The legal marketplace for in-house teams

Priori focuses on Marketplaces and Legal. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

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

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