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CoFoundersLab is one of the largest network of entrepreneurs providing support from formation to funding and beyond. We serve over 300,000+ registered members and are committed to be the resource entrepreneurs use to thrive.


Our culture is built on transparency and communication where people come first and the leadership team is focused on elevating each team member to their highest potential. We are looking to partner with candidates who are up to big things and passionate about the entrepreneurial world.

Current openings

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

Responsibilities include:

  • Producing clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Testing and deploying programs and systems
  • Fixing and improving existing software


Job brief:

We are looking for an entrepreneurial Software Developer to build and implement functional programs. Our ideal candidate is looking for an office and about 20 hours of additional work. You can use the office for any additional work you have. You will work with management and other developers throughout the software development life cycle.

In this role, you should be a team player with a keen eye for detail and problem-solving skills. If you also have experience in Agile frameworks and popular coding languages (e.g. JavaScript), we’d like to meet you.

Your goal will be to build efficient programs and systems that serve user needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Integrate software components and third-party programs
  • Verify and deploy programs and systems
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Gather and evaluate user feedback
  • Recommend and execute improvements
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Software Developer, Software Engineer or similar role
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with software design and development in a staging and test-driven environments
  • Knowledge of coding languages (Symfony 2.8, Java, JavaScript, Python) and frameworks/systems (e.g. React, Git)
  • Experience with databases and Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) frameworks (Specifically experience in working with MongoDB & Doctrine)
  • Experience in working with AWS and Elastic Beanstalk
  • Ability to learn new languages and technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Resourcefulness and troubleshooting aptitude
  • Attention to detail
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

System integration:

  • On the backend, CoFoundersLab is a Symfony 2.8 application that follows the CQRS pattern. Unit tests are included to ensure the stability of the code structure.
  • On the frontend, CoFoundersLab has React on 95% of the codebase, using Redux on the admin panel and a minimal use of plain JavaScript.
  • About infrastructure: we host our platform on Amazon AWS using Elastic Beanstalk to manage the web servers with auto-scaling as needed.
  • About database: we use MongoDB as our main database using MongoDB Atlas. A managed SaaS for hosting MongoDB databases.
  • We have a development environment that builds automatically on top of a Vagrant machine.
  • Our production environment is continuously integrated, so deploying a new version to production is a easy as push to the production branch.

Please send your resume and a cover letter to careers@cofounderslab.com.

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