Senior Developer

Poland; Los Angeles

Disruptive Labs is a Startup Innovation Lab (aka Venture Studio). We launch and scale tech startups in California and all around the United States. Based in Los Angeles and Silicon Valley, our experienced team joins exceptional founders and early-stage startups with ambitious projects to help them build, validate, and scale their businesses.

We are currently looking for a talented Senior Developer to help us implement and develop next-generation products that will impact a multitude of users across different platforms. As a Senior Developer at Disruptive Labs, you will collaborate with our Innovation Team and portfolio companies to help us launch and scale user-friendly and easy-to-use software products.

What you will do

Work in an agile engineering environment, collaborating with engineers and designers from concept to delivery

Take ownership of the product and translate business requirements into technical requirements and API specifications

Develop and execute on software architecture and development plans to bring products to life

Propose novel solutions to design/technical challenges and potential risks/pitfalls

Help create automated testing plans and infrastructure

Develop all software according to coding standards, processes, and best practices

Perform code reviews for others and respond to code reviews on your code

Communicate effectively, ask important questions, and help move things forward everyday

Expected qualifications & skills

5+ years software engineering experience

Minimum 4 years production experience with modern JavaScript (ES6, TypeScript, npm, yarn, etc.)

Minimum 3 years production experience building and maintaining backend web services

Minimum 2 years production experience working with relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL)

Minimum 2 years production experience designing, building, and maintaining REST APIs

Expert knowledge of React and Node.js

Strong experience with a backend JS framework (e.g. Koa, Express, Hapi)

Strong experience with complex frontend applications (SPAs) and state management in Redux

Advanced knowledge of automated testing and continuous integration (CI)

Experience with deployment and continuous delivery in a cloud-based environment (e.g. AWS)

Experience with containers (Docker) and container-based deployment (e.g AWS ECS, Kubernetes)

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Ability to replicate a component from visual mocks/designs and color palettes

Proven track record in building and maintaining complex applications with strong architectural understanding

Ability to write secure, performant, and fault-tolerant code

Meticulous attention to detail, in both your own work and when performing code reviews

Works effectively as part of a team

Nice to have

Prior team management experience

Strong TypeScript experience

Experience building and shipping React Native applications

Advanced knowledge of AWS

Native iOS or Android development experience

Evidence of open source contributions

At Disruptive Labs, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and experience the world.

Disruptive Labs is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. We are committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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