Back-End Javascript Engineer in YC-backed start-up

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

๐‘ซ๐’ ๐’š๐’๐’– ๐’˜๐’‚๐’๐’• ๐’•๐’ ๐’‚๐’‘๐’‘๐’๐’š ๐’š๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’•๐’†๐’„๐’‰๐’๐’Š๐’„๐’‚๐’ ๐’‘๐’“๐’๐’˜๐’†๐’”๐’” ๐’Š๐’ ๐’‚ ๐’‡๐’‚๐’”๐’•-๐’ˆ๐’“๐’๐’˜๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ, ๐’€๐‘ช-๐’ƒ๐’‚๐’„๐’Œ๐’†๐’… ๐’”๐’•๐’‚๐’“๐’•๐’–๐’‘, ๐’˜๐’‰๐’Š๐’๐’† ๐’ƒ๐’–๐’Š๐’๐’…๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’Ž๐’๐’”๐’• ๐’Š๐’Ž๐’‘๐’‚๐’„๐’•๐’‡๐’–๐’ ๐’‚๐’๐’… ๐’–๐’”๐’†๐’“-๐’„๐’†๐’๐’•๐’“๐’Š๐’„ ๐’Š๐’๐’—๐’†๐’”๐’•๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’‘๐’๐’‚๐’•๐’‡๐’๐’“๐’Ž ๐’Š๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’˜๐’๐’“๐’๐’…? ๐‘ช๐’๐’Ž๐’† ๐’‹๐’๐’Š๐’ ๐’–๐’”!

Female Invest is on a mission to close the financial gender gap. By creating a safe space and a trusted source for knowledge โ€“ and soon trading โ€“ we are democratizing investing globally. A platform - available through web and mobile app - which integrates learning, community and impact investing into a single universe.

With members across 65+ countries and global ambitions, the time has come to enhance the product and user experience to ensure that we stay a user-centric company that gives everyone equal opportunity to start investing.


๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ฒ:

We are looking for a senior back-end engineer, who will help build a robust and scalable tech landscape, which enables and integrates all of our B2B and B2C offerings. You will join a growing tech team consisting of back-end and front-end engineers, UI/UX, a product owner and an architect. We are in the initial design and architecture phases - so you will be a part of our journey from the very beginning!

We value drive, team spirit, and celebrating our victories as a team. As a Female Invest team member, you can expect to have a steep learning curve from day one and significantly further your career while actively creating financial gender equality.


๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฏ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

  • Work closely with founders, product management, UI/UX and the rest of the engineering team to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, user experience and solution design for our back-end.

  • Be a proactive member of a self-running team, leading standups on a rotational basis, taking ownership in retrospectives, and so on.

  • Work across the E2E development cycle for back-end development, including: defining technical specifications for user stories, implementing user stories, quality assurance and PR reviews.


๐—˜๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ผ๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐˜๐˜€:

When we grow, you grow with us - to support this mindset, we offer: Competitive salary, pension scheme, health insurance, warrant program, flexible working hours, paid vacation, regular team events and social gatherings, an opportunity to work with a highly talented and driven team on an important social mission.

  • The position is a full-time occupation (37t/w), remote or in office

  • The position is in English.

  • Selected candidates will be contacted continuously.

  • We want to welcome you as soon as possible.


๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€:

As we expand our team, it is essential that our strong values of diversity and equality are reflected in how our recruitment processes are facilitated. We believe that the best way to ensure these values and create a great organizational fit with our new employees is by using a fair and transparent recruitment process tailored to communicate exactly what ๐˜„๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐˜„๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ธ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ, so you can assess if we are exactly ๐˜„๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ธ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ. Below you find our assessment criteria for the position, which guide us in the process.

๐‘ฉ๐’‚๐’„๐’Œ-๐’†๐’๐’… ๐’†๐’™๐’‘๐’†๐’“๐’Š๐’†๐’๐’„๐’† Our backend tech stack consists of Nest.js, relational DBs, Azure cloud services, and several integrations with third party services. Experience with these technologies is a plus to do well.

๐‘จ๐’ˆ๐’Š๐’๐’† & ๐‘ช๐‘ฐ/๐‘ช๐‘ซ Female Investโ€™s tech team is organized as an Agile team, and we are working towards CI/CD. Understanding these ways of working and development on a cultural and practical level are key in this role: hands-on experience is not a requirement, but demonstrating understanding of it is.

๐‘จ ๐’–๐’”๐’†๐’“-๐’„๐’†๐’๐’•๐’“๐’Š๐’„ ๐’‚๐’‘๐’‘๐’“๐’๐’‚๐’„๐’‰ At Female Invest, our users - whether internal or external - are at the heart of what we do. Although we have a dedicated UI/UX team, your input on how we can create the best mobile app user experience will be a plus.

๐‘ฐ๐’๐’…๐’–๐’”๐’•๐’“๐’š ๐’†๐’™๐’‘๐’†๐’“๐’•๐’Š๐’”๐’† Female Invest touches a number of different areas: financial education, e-commerce, community and social media, personal finances and - of course - trading. Experience within any of these areas is a plus, please highlight these in your application.

For more information or questions please contact us at amandabrogaard@femaleinvest.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

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Working at
Female Invest

Female Invest is on a mission to close the financial gender gap. By creating a safe space and a trusted source for knowledge โ€“ and soon trading โ€“ we are democratizing investing globally. A platform - available through web and mobile app - which integrates learning, community and impact investing into a single universe. With members across 65+ countries and global ambitions, the time has come to enhance the product and user experience to ensure that we stay a user-centric company that gives everyone equal opportunity to start investing We are a team of passionate go-getters, seeking to change the world by financially empowering women. We value drive, team spirit and celebration culture, and you will become part of a close-knit team.

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