About the Role
At Abstract we develop high quality web applications that help transform the attribution, connection, and measurement of Design to increase its impact. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join Abstract, in pursuit of shipping high quality software.
Join us and have an impact that’s felt and experienced by designers all over the world. Do you crave the autonomy to ship high quality software with peers in engineering, product design, and product management? If iteration and craft are values you are drawn to, if impacting the world of design through a product focused on connection, or if you love to create excellent software with some of the finest engineers and designers around, please consider this role!
What You'll Do:
Diagnose and address performance issues prior to releasing the finished product.
Participate in code reviews and give useful feedback to peers.
Triage and fix bugs, often working directly with our customers.
Contribute to Ruby GraphQL server-side APIs — through code, peer review, or both — that are needed to ship features.
Assist the QA team with automation tests.
Lead other engineers on projects.
Mentor less experienced engineers and help them grow in confidence and capability.
Communicate proactively with team members and stakeholders about the progress of work.
Participate in standups, backlog grooming, demos, and retrospectives.
Work closely with the support team to triage bugs and respond to emergent work.
What You'll Bring
Remote work experience
Excellent writing skills
A product mindset and a willingness to ask questions in order to improve the product, not only in its technical implementation but also in how well it’s serving the needs of our customers
Curiosity, and a commitment to life-long learning
The ability to make things happen even when the path is not well defined
Ability to clearly discuss and explain complex technical topics to peers, junior engineers, and non-technical audiences
Bonus points if you have:
Experience working with Flow or Typescript
Worked on small teams and are comfortable wearing multiple hats
Experience working in an agile environment
At Abstract, we offer resources that emphasize personal and familial wellbeing to all full-time employees. We provide up to 99% healthcare coverage, as well as dental, vision, and life insurance options. We offer 14 weeks of parental leave, an unlimited paid-time off policy, health care FSA, and are fully remote, allowing for a flexible working environment. Additional perks include dependent care, a budget to set up your home office, a monthly wellness and internet stipend, as well as mental & physical wellness services.
To help employees plan for the future, we offer competitive pay, access to financial services, and a 401(k).
We are a distributed team and are able to offer US-based remote employment. We offer travel opportunities for company meetings, team meet-ups, and the occasional conference.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis; Elastic Projects will not sponsor applicants for work visas.
As part of our security protocols, offers are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.