ThreatSwitch is seeking a Backend Developer who aspires to become a Full Stack Software Engineer. A strong applicant will have a flexible, learning-oriented attitude, 3-5 years experience working as a Software Developer, competency in at least two programming languages (including Ruby), and a minimum of 2 year’s experience working at production scale with the Ruby on Rails API framework, and experience working with 3rd party API Integrations.
We’re building a world-class security compliance management product for some of the world’s largest companies, combining the very best thinking from national security, user experience, and web technology. We’re committed to building secure, best-in-class, bug free software, and we are doing it *fast*.
As a member of the ThreatSwitch Engineering team you will learn how to excel in building secure, loosely coupled, well-tested, modular software delivered on a daily basis. Weekly code reviews and mentoring will ensure you come up to speed quickly and are setup for success. Because we are a young and adaptable company that values “being where needed”, you will begin on our Ruby on Rails backend and will learn the fundamentals and core patterns of our React (Redux) SPA. We are a team of “Full Stack” and “Pre-Full Stack” engineers. Specialists need not apply.
We run a state of the art system boasting “zero touch” CI/CD processes deploying directly to AWS Gov-cloud, manage our backends in Docker via Elastic Container Service, run PostgreSQL on AWS RDS, and host static web content with AWS S3 and Cloudfront. We use Docker and docker-compose to spin up local copies of our stack for development.
**Must Be a United States Citizen**
Because of the nature and customers of our product, only US Citizens are allowed to touch the code, so we will ask that you provide verification of US Citizenship.
-Must Be a United States Citizen -3-5 years developer experience with minimum 2 year experience with Ruby on Rails API in production context. -Demonstrable competency in at least 2 programming languages (including Ruby) -Experience writing well tested coherent REST APIs. -Experience building integrations with 3rd party APIs -Proven track record of having built and shipped professional grade software -Familiarity with TDD and ruby on rails testing paradigms -Flexible learning-oriented mentality -Understanding of database schema modeling, design, and performance considerations -Even though we are 100% remote, must be willing to relocate to one of our footprint states - NC, SC or GA
Additional Salary Information: We are based in beautiful Charlotte, NC and have team members in Atlanta, DC and Charleston, SC. We think that work-life “balance” is a myth, but work-life harmony is everything. We offer competitive benefit package, perks, and the chance to be part of a well funded startup.
ThreatSwitch is no ordinary SaaS startup - we help some of the best-known enterprises in the world rethink security compliance, dramatically reducing cost and risk. If you want to be a part of a startup, but want to work with customers like Intel, SpaceX, Netapp, Iron Mountain, and McKinsey, join us. If you want to shape the future of a rapidly growing company that has a product that solves one of the most important problems facing large companies today, join us. If you want to join a team whose job descriptions start with "help each other first," join us. If you want a maximum flexibility environment where your location and work hours count less than getting s#!$ done, join us.