Software Engineer API
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Imagine yourself here!
OpenGov is a mission driven fast-growth, Series D, venture backed
startup (includes Andreessen Horowitz, Formation 8, and Emerson
Collective). Our Board of Directors includes iconic Silicon Valley
executives John Chambers (former Cisco Chairman and CEO) and Marc
Andreessen (Time Magazine's list of the 100 most influential people
in the world).
OpenGov is the leader in modern cloud software for local
governments and state agencies. We have surpassed 1,600+
governments (and growing fast!) using our products in our mission
to power more effective and accountable government.
OpenGov is a 2022 Top Workplaces USA award winner and a Forbes 2022
America's Best Startup Employer!
As a Software Engineer II at OpenGov, you'll build best-in-class
SaaS solutions that enable efficiency, transparency, and
accountability within government agencies. You'll be a key member
of our engineering team, delivering new features and improvements
in a fast-paced, agile environment using modern technologies,
A typical day in this role would provide opportunities to optimize
applications for speed and scalability and resolve a variety of
unique technical challenges. Strong collaboration skills with the
product, UX, and platform engineers, along with the ability to
execute quickly will enable your success.
Passion for good component design and solid application
architecture comes naturally to you, as does navigating the
troubled seas of browser compatibility. We value natural
self-starters with the ability to communicate ideas effectively and
contribute to OpenGov's culture of respect, dedication, and fun.
You value clean code, principles over dogma, and making the world a
little better every day.
What you'll make happen
* Write robust, highly performant, well-crafted code* Design and
develop well-structured and easy-to-consume APIs* Implement unit
and integration tests to improve and maintain high code coverage*
Deliver quality, scalable, and maintainable software to customers
at an impressive pace* Contribute to OpenGov's Engineering culture
of innovation, leading-edge technology adoption, and quality
You get excited by
* Discovering unique solutions to complex challenges* Modern web
technology, tools, and processes* Cloud-based software deployment
and delivery* Constant learning and adaptation of the latest
* Specifier: you naturally drive for specificity, accuracy, and
expertise* Organizer: you instinctually organize objectives into
specific tasks and workflows* Transformer: you transform high-level
concepts into tangible products* Team Player: you are willing to
take input from others and work toward a greater good* Customer
Focused: you are mindful of customers' needs and keep customers as
a top focus* Autonomous: you naturally self-manager and own your
tasks from start to finish* Craftsman: you take pride in your work
and deliver quality software
Required Education and Experience
* BA/BS in a computer-science-related discipline, or equivalent
years of professional experience with ReactJS, NodeJS* Demonstrated
experience designing, building, and delivering software
Preferred Education and Experience
* Experience with GraphQL APIs
Location and Travel
This position is 100% remote and can be located anywhere in the
United States. Infrequent travel may be required for this
position.What makes OpenGov unique
Leadership: CEO Zac Bookman (MPA from Harvard and JD from Yale) is
truly a mission-driven CEO. He was named one of the 100 most
Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs, a Tech Pioneer by the
World Economic Forum, and SF and Silicon Valley Business Times' 40
under 40 class of 2018!
Funding: Over $250 million, Series D company, from top tier
investors including Andreessen Horowitz, 8VC, Cox Enterprises, and
Board of Directors: Includes iconic executives John Chambers
(former Cisco Chairman and CEO), Marc Andreessen (Time Magazine's
list of the 100 most influential people in the world), Katherine
August-deWilde (Vice Chair of First Republic Bank), and Amy
Pressman (co-founder, former president, and a current board member
Growth: Record breaking growth with 1,600+ governments (and
counting) using our products and seven acquisitions in the past six
years! Click here to read more.
Culture: Winner of Forbes 2022 Best Startup Employers, Winner of
2022 Top Workplaces USA award, 50 Best Workplaces award. Check out
our Careers Video!
Perks: 90% paid Medical/Dental/Vision premium for employees, fully
paid Life and Short/Long term disability insurance, Unlimited PTO,
Parental Leave policy, monthly fitness stipend, anniversary awards,
Product: Named to the GovTech 100 (seven consecutive years), we are
the leader in cloud software for our nation's cities, counties, and
Mission Driven: We are a technology company with a passion for the
mission. We're powering more effective and accountable
Come join us and make a positive social impact!
OpenGov is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be
considered for employment without attention to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, veteran or disability status.
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