We help people quit addictions, starting with nicotine
About The Role
Quit Genius offers the world's most effective clinically validated digital smoking cessation solution. We've raised $14.1 million of funding from Octopus Ventures, Y Combinator, Merck & Co and Village Global (backed by Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates); we've won design awards from Apple, and we’ve already helped hundreds of thousands of people quit smoking and scaled a platform to a million users.
At Quit Genius we welcome innovators who feel rewarded by tackling challenging problems to build the future and shake the status quo. We are building a company that will go beyond smoking cessation and create a portfolio of products across the addiction and mental health space.
We are looking for a Backend Engineer to help us expand and build the first comprehensive digital addiction management platform. You will deliver tested, bug-free, scalable APIs using AWS services and Node.js that perform to the highest standard. You will be responsible for championing architectural best practices, contributing towards feature discussions and maintaining well documented, consistent code. The ideal candidate will be proactive, well-organised, communicate effectively and demonstrate enthusiasm for our mission.
Responsibilities:- Building and maintaining our APIs- Working with the team to refine stories- Maintaining a high level of test coverage- Writing maintainable, well-documented code- Building systems with a focus on security best practices- Optimising systems for speed and performance
Requirements:- A solid understanding of Node.js - Experience working with AWS- Experience working in a startup environment- Ability to work from our London offices without sponsorship- 2+ years of commercial experience as a Backend developer
Our Stack:- Node.js- AWS Lambda- MySQL- Jasmine
Quit Genius at a glance
Quit Genius focuses on Healthcare, Fitness, Therapeutics, Personal Health, and Startups. Their company has offices in San Francisco and London. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Quit Genius has raised $13.6M of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2020.