Staff Software Engineer (Full-stack)
Full-Time, Remote / Salary, Exempt / Includes Benefits, PTO, Flexible Schedule, Equity
Steno is growing! We’re looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join our winning team, which is revolutionizing the court reporting industry every single day. We’re a diverse team from all over the country (and beyond) and we’re crazy about redefining the boundaries of an outdated industry.
If you are enthusiastic about joining an engineering culture that has a spirit of continuous improvement in all aspects of building products - come join us!
Who are you?
We’re looking for a self-starter who is effective in managing their time in remote working environments. If you love solving problems and collaborating with others to solve those problems then this role is for you!
This is a fast-paced environment, but an amazing opportunity for someone who wants to join a growing tech team at a mid-stage start-up and have a direct impact on building and enhancing our products!
On a regular basis, you’ll be doing:
Hands-on software development, where you can apply your skills, knowledge and previous experiences
Architect, design and implement technical solutions
Build and refine engineering team processes and best practices based on project experiences.
Establish and maintain sound software architecture.
Mentors and coaches Steno’s non staff engineers.
You’re gonna crush it if:
You love solving problems and collaborating with others to solve those problems
You've become familiar with the downsides of both under-engineering and over-engineering, and developed an appreciation for working pragmatically
You seek clarity, and as much simplicity as the underlying problem domain will allow
You are well organized, able to manage time effectively, and comfortable working through sometimes incomplete designs and product specs
You're enthusiastic about defining and cultivating a product-oriented engineering culture that instills a spirit of continuous improvement in all aspects of building products
You are keen to grow our community of developers and represent Steno externally
You are humble and recognize no one or system is perfect and you see mistakes being made as an opportunity for improvement
You are not easily flustered if someone takes a different approach to solving the same problem
You have extensive experience with git, multiple high-level programming languages (both statically-typed and dynamic), software patterns and best practices, extensive relational database knowledge and expertise writing SQL. You are also familiar with different software architectures (n-tier, monolithic, distributed, etc) and have experience with cloud infrastructure as well as cloud based CI/CD pipelines.
You are familiar with unit and integration testing and have put them into practice
Demonstrated track record of delivering well-engineered products with modern technologies for a variety of domains
You've worked with modern front-end and back-end frameworks in multiple languages
You have a deep understanding of web app fundamentals up and down the stack, from pixels to queries and everything in between
At least 6 years of development experience
Bachelors in computer science or equivalent experience
Compensation & Benefits:
Salary - $190k-$230k
Generous company-sponsored health benefits for both employees and dependents
Comprehensive vision & dental plans for both employee and dependents
Wellness and mental health benefits that can be shared between you and your family
Flexible Paid Time Off to allow you to find the balance you need between work and life
Options of company equity, because we know our success isn't anything without our team
A home office setup to help your feel comfortable and capable in our remote environment
Our Tech Team is a small, highly reliable, constantly innovative team. It is composed of Engineering, QA, Design, and Product. Instead of being siloed, Eng and QA work hand-in-hand with Product and Design for execution of new ideas and solutions.
Our team is also humble and each individual recognizes that no individual or system is perfect; we see mistakes being made as an opportunity for improvement!
Our Eng team includes people from all levels of seniority and with a variety of backgrounds, from Fortune 500 to startups to FinTech to bootcamps. Our QA team is small but mighty and needs you!
Founded in 2018; grown from 9 to a fully remote team of over 175 in 4 years
Values: be highly reliable, constantly innovate, operate with a hospitality mindset
Diverse backgrounds welcome! Steno employees have a unique blend of legal, technology, operations and finance experience
We are revolutionizing the litigation and court reporting industry
Flexible litigation financing (e.g., DelayPay)
Cutting-edge technology - unique products and integrations to maximize the output of legal professionals
White glove, concierge customer service that our clients rave about
Steno is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental ability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. Applicants needing special assistance or accommodation for interviews or website access may contact us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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