Engineer – In – Residence

High AlphaProduct Development 3-5 Years


Angular.js, JavaScript, node.js

Job Description

At High Alpha, we partner with exceptional founders to conceive, launch, and scale next-generation B2B SaaS companies through the application of business strategy, world-class design, and product development. We design new businesses from the ground up by providing the critical research, infrastructure, talent, and resources that companies need to innovate and scale quickly.

As an Engineer-In-Residence, you’ll play a key role in launching the next High Alpha company, which you’ll have the opportunity to join as one of the first Engineering hires.

You’ll be fully immersed into the process of new company creation -- participating in our quarterly Sprint Weeks, collaborating with our studio company co-founders, and creating cutting-edge, highly-scalable software architectures.

You’ll leverage modern tools like React, React Native, Node.js, Golang, Kubernetes, and many others. You’ll build software running on Google Cloud and Amazon Web Services. You’ll work directly with High Alpha’s Engineering team, and you’ll support your peers through collaborative problem solving and code reviews.

What You’ll Do:
Design, build, test, and deploy highly-scalable APIs
Build new user-facing features
Establish best practices within new codebases
Build system architectures that support machine learning
Scope and refine ideas into actionable work

What We’re Looking For:
4+ years developing software professionally on a team
Knowledge of UI frameworks like React, Angular, or others
Experience securing APIs
Experience delivering software using cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure
Exposure to relational and non-relational databases
Experience establishing continuous deployment practices, including automated testing and continuous integration

Posted On

February 4, 2020