Backend Developer

New York

Start Date: Immediately

What We're Up To

Fueled is a product-driven venture-development firm that works with a range of startups and big brands to create compelling, successful, award-winning apps and websites. Our mission is to help entrepreneurs, whether solo or part of a thousand-person company, build and scale their business. We help people perfect and realize their visions for digital products. Other mercenary developers just churn out what a client asks for, while we strive to truly understand the problems our clients are aiming to solve and stop at nothing to build solid products that present the optimal solution. We are a lean, tenacious machine powered by 85 of the sharpest, most passionate people we could find. Learn more about us:

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Working with Python in the Django framework
  • Leading the development of Restful APIs, backends, and web applications that are used by mobile apps
  • Making decisions on the technologies being used that support the development of apps that embody Fueled’s commitment to building excellent products
  • Being part of a team of highly skilled people and standing out as a mentor to your fellow team members

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has 2+ years of experience working in Django  OR  3-4 years of experience working in Python and Web Development
  • Has experience with AWS, including EC2, ELB, RDS, MySQL, and auto-scaling
  • Has experience working with Stripe for payment processing, Django Rest Framework for building restful APIs, and Github
  • Has experience working on JavaScript Single Page Application frameworks such as AngularJS, VueJS or React

Benefits and Perks

  • Flexible vacation policy, including 8 paid company holidays
  • Access to Fueled’s insurance plans (healthcare, dental, and more) - effective on the first of the month after your start date
  • Access to Fueled’s 401k plan from day one, with tiered matching after 6 months of employment
  • Opportunity to enroll in a Flexible Spending Account
  • Ability to purchase train/metrocard and other qualifying transportation costs pre-tax
  • Annual performance bonuses
  • Biweekly team lunches, quarterly team dinners, company outings, happy hours, and more
  • Capital Award in Fueled Ventures equity plan based on employee rank and tenure
  • Work in the best collective space in SoHo, conveniently located by the N, Q, R, B, D, F, M, and 6 lines.

Wanna join the team? Use the link opposite to submit your application—we respond to most inquiries within three business days.

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