Kickstarter PBC is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Backer Development Team.
About the Team
The Backer Development Team is focused on growing our community of backers that support creative work. We work on projects from improving our personalized project recommendations, to building onboarding experiences & making our search & discovery experience work for our users. We work closely with our native apps team to ensure backers also have a great experience using our native apps.
We build features with modern frameworks like SASS, Atomic Design, React, Apollo, & TypeScript, all backed by a GraphQL API built in Ruby on Rails. We use continuous deployment & iterative & data-driven processes to monitor, build & refine our platform.
About the Role
As a Senior Software Engineer, you'll work closely with our team's designer, product manager & other engineers to build features that grow & solidify our Backer community. You'll be involved in features from ideation to launch, monitoring, & maintenance. You'll help to plan, scope & architect engineering projects, from small iterations & experiments to full new features.
Outside the Backer Development Team, you'll mentor & learn from other engineers across the engineering organization through our optional mentorship program, cross-team working groups, & engineering team meetings. On biweekly Investment days, you'll make self-directed improvements to the code base or take time to learn new professional skills.