PLOT Junior Software Engineer

High Alpha InnovationProduct Development 0-2 Years

Job Description

Junior Software Engineer
Location: Wichita, Kansas (open to remote)

About The Company:

High Alpha Innovation partners with the world’s leading organizations to innovate through startup creation. Part strategy consultancy, part venture studio, our team is a diverse mix of highly-experienced company builders, designers, and strategists who work with corporate partners to source, launch, and invest in venture studios and startups.

Our newest company PLOT is seeking a Junior Software Engineer to conceive and design a world-class product from scratch. PLOT streamlines communications between on-site construction professionals including subcontractors, foreman, and superintendents to ensure projects can be executed on-time and on-budget. You’ll work closely with the internal High Alpha Innovation team while reporting directly to the CTO. Both our CEO and the High Alpha Innovation team leaders have seen exponential growth across a variety of SaaS platforms in multiple industries with successful exits.

We are looking for an entry level Junior Software Engineer to join us as we build a brand-new product from the ground up. As a member of the founding team you’ll function as a creator, builder, and innovator. Your efforts will shape the future of the product, team, and company.

What you’ll do:

Breathe life into our product and help design our application architecture working with modern languages
Write clean and efficient code while optimizing for performance and stability to serve our users as we scale
Design and create scalable internal and customer-facing APIs for both web and mobile
Collaborate with engineering and product teams to ensure consistency, reliability, security, and performance
Thrive in an innovative and rapidly growing environment
What we need from you:

1+ years experience as an engineer at a SaaS company
Proven track record of creating consistent and performant data-centric software solutions and explaining how they address challenges customers face
Past experience ingesting/integrating data from a variety of systems and/or third-party tools/services/APIs
Exposure to data engineering principles and best practices and experience creating/managing end-to-end data pipelines
Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms
Familiarity with modern build pipelines and tools
Plenty of experience translating business requirements into technical specifications
Obsessive attention to detail
Ability to confront ambiguity, self-direct, and work efficiently while pursuing excellence
Deep empathy for our users’ most salient pain points
Nice to haves: previous startup experience

What we offer:

Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
Company paid STD/LTD and Life Insurance
Unlimited PTO plan to encourage a healthy work - life balance
A remote first environment. Work from anywhere in the continental United States
Company provided laptop plus a monthly technology stipend to help cover additional working expenses
A collaborative, entrepreneurial environment with a proven venture studio playbook
The opportunity to create, build and grow innovative products with world class founders

Posted On

October 20, 2021