Senior Backend Engineer - Remote

Remote • $120k - $150k • 0.005% - 0.015%

Nacelle


Role Location

  • Remote

Compensation

  • $120k - $150k
  • 0.005% - 0.015%

Employees

51 - 100 people

Address

10100 Venice Blvd.
Culver City, CA, 90232, US

Tech Stack

  • JavaScript
  • SQL
  • React
  • Node.js
  • Cassandra
  • PostgreSQL
  • Vue.js
  • TypeScript
  • AWS
  • Terraform

Role Description

Senior Backend Developer - Remote

Who We Are:

Nacelle was built for technology-forward merchants drawn to the benefits of a headless architecture but dissatisfied with the costs and complexity associated with adoption. Leaders at FTD.com, Boll & Branch, and Thinx use Nacelle to eliminate the typical maintenance costs and infrastructure complexities related to going headless while accelerating their time-to-market. Our product is built on event-driven and elastic core technology optimized for flexibility, performance, and customization unlike traditional commerce solutions.

Nacelle is an early-stage, venture-backed, fully remote company. Recently closing our Series A round for $18m, our institutional investors include Index Ventures, Inovia, and more. We also have raised from notable industry angels, including leaders from Shopify Plus, Attentive, and Klaviyo.

The Role:

We seek a senior-level Backend Developer who is an expert in Node, TypeScript, and event-driven microservice architecture. The ideal candidate is a fast learner, a hard worker, has a knack for creative problem-solving, and is a low-ego team player. You will join Nacelle’s core development team to develop and build new features for our backend systems. You will work directly with a team of talented engineers and product leaders.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Build and maintain microservices in Node.js while leveraging our modern, event-driven cloud architecture
  • Collaborate closely with Product and Design to build new impactful new technology for our customers
  • Conduct code reviews to ensure standards of qualify and observability are met
  • Write and maintain automated tests

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of in-production backend developer experience
  • 3+ years of in-production Node TypeScript experience
  • 4+ years developing and deploying modern microservices
  • 4+ years of in-production Kafka experience

Nice to Have:

  • GraphQL API Experience
  • Experience with Cassandra, Mongo, or similar NoSQL databases
  • Experience in a fast-paced, VC-backed, remote Saas startup
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code solutions like Terraform, CloudFormation, Pulumi, or similar

Benefits & Perks:

  • Robust health benefits packages
  • Full support for remote work, including a stipend for getting your home work space setup
  • Home internet plan paid for monthly
  • Unlimited PTO
  • An extremely enthusiastic team that appreciates collaboration

About Nacelle

Nacelle was built for technology-forward merchants drawn to the benefits of a headless, composable architecture but dissatisfied with the costs and complexity associated with adoption. Leaders at FTD.com, Boll & Branch, and Thinx use Nacelle to eliminate the typical maintenance costs and infrastructure complexities related to going headless while accelerating their time-to-market. Unlike traditional commerce solutions, our product is built on event-driven and elastic core technology optimized for flexibility, performance, and customization.

Nacelle is an early-stage, venture-backed, fully remote company. Recently closing our Series A round for $18m, our institutional investors include Index Ventures, Inovia, and more. We also have raised from notable industry angels including leaders from Shopify Plus, Attentive, and Klaviyo.

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