Software Development Engineer
Are you looking to join an ambitious technology startup? Do you get excited about quickly and effectively delivering high-value, frequently-used features to users that rely on your products to execute their jobs every day? Are you looking for a company that will invest time in your development, support your professional growth and listen to your ideas?
PerformYard has developed simple and effective products that help drive staff performance through the roof. Our long-term vision is to change the way performance is managed and measured in organizations of all sizes. To achieve this we need to build an amazing team…that’s where you come in!
The software engineer will collaborate with our development team and corporate leadership to deliver innovative new features for our SaaS performance management products, transforming high-level specifications into scalable, efficient and easy-to-use features. This engineer will participate in the full application development lifecycle, with a focus on writing clean, efficient and reusable code. They will own development of features, manage development of our API and expand our product integrations into other systems. This engineer will also help manage our AWS infrastructure that delivers our products to users worldwide.
The successful candidate will be a strongly self-motivated and driven individual who is efficient, detail-oriented, and methodical in their approach to software development. This position has advancement potential as our development team continues to grow.
Own and collaborate on the infrastructure of our employee performance SaaS product
Architect and build new features using Python and Golang
Contribute to our API and maintain API-based connections with other, related systems
Manage the AWS infrastructure and associated services
Identify and resolve performance bottlenecks
Collaborate directly with founders as well as a small engineering team
Understand internal and customer requests and creatively implement those features into PerformYard production software
3+ years of development experience with Python
Expert knowledge with SQL and NoSQL databases (PostgreSQL, Mongo, etc)
Experience building integrations using web services and maintaining an API
Experience with the AWS stack
A desire to do and achieve brilliant things!
Authentically curious, you love learning and improving yourself
Integrity is fundamentally important to you
You want to make a real difference
You are a problem-solver
Salary is based on experience. Health benefits, 401k and flexible PTO included. All employees have the ability to participate in the stock option plan.