Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Senior Software Engineer



Data Science · Full-time
United States · Remote
180,000 – 210,000 USD per year
Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Indigov is seeking a highly motivated and experienced engineer to play a pivotal role in building a secure, reliable, and scalable platform for elected representatives and government agencies. You will join a fast-paced, highly collaborative, and close-knit engineering team dedicated to enhancing the user experience of representative democracy

What you'll do

  • Work closely with Product, Design, and Client Success to design, develop, and operationalize new product features that impact our customers and millions of constituents.
  • Consistently ship features, services, and improvements to the Indigov platform that are secure, well-tested, and stable.
  • Make key architectural decisions about the development of the Indigov stack.
  • Write concise, legible, and maintainable code.
  • Own solutions end to end, managing complexity and stakeholders directly.
  • Debug production issues across services and different levels of the stack.

Must Have

  • 5+ years of experience in designing, implementing, and providing production support for highly reliable and scalable systems, ideally with some of that experience at an early-stage startup.
  • Strong working knowledge and experience developing in TypeScript
  • Experience in schema design and query optimization
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a remote team setting by communicating proactively and demonstrating a strong sense of ownership.

Strong preference for candidates with any of the below additional experience:

  • Broad and deep experience with AWS services. Our stack includes RDS (Postgres), DynamoDB, OpenSearch, ECS, and Elastic Beanstalk.
  • Broad and deep experience with multiple areas of data infrastructure: workflow orchestration, large scale data ingestion (e.g. Kafka, AWS Kinesis, or SQS), data storage for OLTP (AWS RDS, DynamoDB, ElastiCache) and OLAP (Elasticsearch/OpenSearch, Snowflake)
Indigov is an equal opportunity employer.