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Golang Developer at CodePen - Remote (PST)
Salary $120,000 to $150,000 a year Company Websitehttps://codepen.io Published October 2023 Applicants This Week 1
CodePen is a social development environment for millions of frontend developers and designers. Our small team of seven helps hundreds of thousands of developers learn, share, and create on the web every day.
Our users span the globe from the Midwest to the Middle East, from middle school to agency pros all our users share a passion for learning and building on the web. We build tools to build websites so our users can create without the toil and trouble typical of common software development.
Your skills as a seasoned Golang programmer will help the next generation of web programmers build their best ideas. If you're passionate about software development and the web, we'd love to have you join our team.
What You'll Be Working On:
As a seasoned Golang engineer, you'll be working on CodePen's next-generation Pen Editor. As the eighth member of the team, you'll play a pivotal role in developing and designing our ambitious new editor. We'll need your experience and ideas to:
Develop a distributed, high-performance source code processing pipeline
Build services to support real-time software editing
Create a closed-loop system that takes advantage of Golang's unique attributes
Be responsible for the security and performance of code processing pipelines
Deploy hundreds of thousands of new user websites every month
Migrate a Ruby on Rails application to Golang-powered web services supporting a GraphQL API
What You'll Need to Succeed:
Because we're such a small team, every person makes a large impact on the product and most importantly, our users. We have a flat hierarchy, prize deep work, independence and creativity. We care most about delivering high-quality solutions that solve our users' problems.
You'll need to bring strong expertise in Golang to our backend team and be able to communicate those ideas to the entire team (customer success, design, frontend) so that we maintain a consistent thread throughout our codebase and product.
We're a small remote team of seven working across four timezones: PST, CST, EST and Australian Eastern Standard Time. Strong writing and communication skills are critical and deeply embedded within our culture.
Requirements and Benefits
7+ years experience programming
3+ years experience with Golang
Node.js experience a plus
Cloud and Linux experience a huge plus
Remote work (entire team is remote)
Share at least 3+ working hours with Pacific Time Zone
Salary $120K (meets requirements) — $150K (exceeds requirements) / year
Equity in a small startup with a single round of Pre-Seed Funding