All-in-one time management platform

Senior Full Stack Engineer

$150k - $200k / 0.20% - 0.40%
San Francisco/Remote
Job Type
3+ years
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Ethan Yu
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About the role

You will work on Motion’s innovative time management platform that helps users organize their schedule and efficiently power through their day. Areas that you may work on include calendar and task management interfaces, calendar APIs, scheduling algorithms, 3rd party integrations, distributed systems architecture, mobile apps, and growth experiments.

You’ll work closely with our ambitious and no-BS engineering team to shape the foundations of our company.


  • Own architectural decisions and the technical build-out as we scale
  • Build user-facing features on frontend, improve performance and reliability
  • Develop Motion’s backend systems: improve Motion's scheduling algorithms, manage high web hook traffic, build on top of 3rd party calendar APIs
  • Improve engineering processes and tooling

What we’re looking for

  • 4+ years of software development experience
  • Proficiency in React and Node.js
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud Platform
  • Have worked on a code base at scale
  • Bonus: Worked on productivity software before or passion for productivity products

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Motion offers a competitive salary and equity compensation, medical, dental, and vision health insurance

Why you should join Motion

Motion’s mission is to empower everyone to do their best work by automatically optimizing their schedule. By constantly monitoring and reorganizing their to-do list and calendar, we help professionals make time for their highest priority tasks while never missing any deadlines. We are growing extremely quickly: several million in annual recurring revenue, 9x year-over-year growth, and trusted by 10,000+ users from world-class companies. Motion has raised over $10M from top-tier investors, including recently our Series A, and was part of Y Combinator’s Winter 2020 class.

Team Size:5
Location:San Francisco
Harry Qi
Harry Qi
Omid Rooholfada
Omid Rooholfada
Ethan Yu
Ethan Yu