Do you want to change the world? Then join Peachjar! We are helping schools connect parents to their community so their children have a better future. We pioneered the shift to a cloud-based flyer distribution, and today we’re delivering the next generation of mobile and cloud technologies that help school districts revolutionize the way they deliver information to parents.

 

Peachjar is headquartered in beautiful San Diego, CA. This position is remote within the U.S.

 

What We Have:

 

-          Fun and dynamic team, where success is celebrated

-          A company full of nice people! Grumpy people need not apply

-          An open and lively start-up culture

-          A whole lot of market share already

-          A modern tech stack

-          A very exciting roadmap

-          Competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, STD/LTD, Employee Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Insurance, Stock Options, 401(k) with matching and more

-                 -          3 more paid holidays than the other kids on the block

-          Generous PTO

-          Employee Perks Discount Program

-          Employee referral bonus plan

 

What You’ll Do:

 

-          You will be responsible for designing and developing features for our platform built on top of React, Node.js, and Postgres

-          You will help drive a culture of quality, technical curiosity and continuous improvement

-          You will be working closely with the Product Team to define solutions

-          Peer review code, collaborate on architecture, and challenge opinions

-          Promote best-in-class design patterns

-          Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical staff

-          Participate in production support and site support response as necessary

 

What You Have:

 

-          Passion about impacting the trajectory of a child’s life!

-          4+ years of Back-end Development experience

-          2+ years experience with the Node.js and common ecosystem libraries and frameworks

-          Experience in Agile Methodologies

-          Experience writing and executing unit tests

-          Experience working in highly available event driven architectures

-          Experience with cloud architectures that include microservices, and RESTful APIs

-          Experience with SQL Databases such as PostgreSQL

-          Great communication skills and the ability to collaborate on a cross functional team

 

What You May Also Have:

 

-          Experience with React+Redux

-          Experience working with GraphQL or designing GraphQL schemas

-          Experience with mobile-first design, responsive web design and mobile applications

-          Experience with progressive web applications