Firstbase.io

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Full-stack Software Engineer at Firstbase.io

Location
New York, São Paulo and Remote / Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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Mark Milastsivy
Mark Milastsivy
Founder

About the role

About the role

Firstbase.io is hiring a Full-stack Software Engineer to be an important member of our small and nimble product team. You will be expected to wear many hats and help make influential product decisions. You lean toward the front-end, but consider yourself full-stack. You will write plenty of code, but also oversee software projects. You enjoy following good product development practices like reviewing, debugging, and testing code. You should obsess over delivering the best customer experience to a global market of founders, ensuring simplicity and clarity.

What's Firstbase.io?

Firstbase is building an all-in-one Company OS to help define how founders across the globe launch, manage, and grow their businesses.

More than ten thousand founders from over a hundred countries have used our incorporation product, Firstbase Start, to launch their startup. For many founders, "firstbase.io" has become what they type into their address bars when they think about incorporating a business. 

We are backed by Y Combinator & our team, investors, and advisors include people from Apple, Gusto, Carta, Wise, Plaid, and many other great companies.

Why you should join

Firstbase is much more than just incorporation. Our team is dedicated to building products & solving some of the startups’ hardest problems, with a particular focus in:

  • Democratizing access to financial infrastructure
  • Automating tasks every founder faces when running a business
  • Making tools and resources more accessible to everyone, everywhere
  • Building integrated solutions for founders and removing friction
  • Delivering opportunities to traditionally overlooked founders and companies
  • Democratizing access to knowledge

Join us on a mission to help more companies succeed!

Who are we looking for

We are looking for risk-takers with diverse experience able to provide fearless feedback.

You will have the following duties

  • Develop high-quality software design and architecture
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code
  • Review and debug code
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to fix and improve products
  • Work with product and design to define, shape, and plan deliverables
  • Make technical decisions following best practices
  • Identify and resolve technical risks to the product and business

You should meet the following requirements

  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role at a high-growth startup

  • Hard-working and dedicated team player that needs little to no supervision, but enjoys working a team toward a common goal

  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude

  • Self-motivated with an ability to work in the unknown

  • Ability to communicate technical topics to both technical and non-technical team members

  • Demonstrated collaboration with product managers, designers, other engineers to drive outcomes

  • Proficient in both oral and written English communication

  • Located between GMT -5 to GMT+3—not required

Some perks you might enjoy

  • Competitive salary and equity: We lean on some of the best market data to ensure that we offer the most competitive compensation.

  • Hybrid work environment: We work both remotely & from our offices in New York City in São Paulo – optimizing for collaboration while providing flexibility to team members.

  • 21 days of PTO + birthday off: We offer flexibility to allow people to relax and recharge whenever they need it.

  • Build your ideal work setup: We understand that how you work is extremely important, so we provide a stipend to set yourself up for success here at Firstbase.

  • Health benefits: Firstbase offers health insurance reimbursements to both US and international employees.

  • Learning and development: We provide a stipend together with resources to help people grow and develop in their careers.

  • Amazing quarterly bonus: Every team at Firstbase has a bonus structure that usually accounts for 20-25% of OTE.

The stack

Our product is built using PHP, Symfony, Vue, PostgreSQL, AWS. We also use Redis, Vue Router, Vuex, Docker Compose, Docker, GitLab CI, and Graylog, and some third-party APIs like Stripe. We use Slack, Clubhouse, Notion, Whimsical, Figma, and G Suite to collaborate and build together.

Why you should join Firstbase.io

Join Firstbase.io to help more founders start companies