Product Engineer
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Tailscale

51-200 employees

Enterprise secure VPN company
Company Overview
Tailscale is on a mission to help everyone create their own secure networks built around their social connections. Tailscale is working to remove overhead and complexity from the “long tail” of software and operational problems that people face every day.
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$117.3M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

65%

2 year growth

254%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
Go
CategoriesNew
Product
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Proficiency with Golang
  • Strong track record of working with a product mindset and influencing product strategy
  • Billing systems experience including Stripe integrations
  • Experience with backend and client development
  • User-focused design and problem-solving abilities
  • Cross-functional collaboration and communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to give and process constructive feedback, as well as work independently
  • Flexibility to adjust to the dynamic nature of a startup
  • Adaptable development and iterative mindset
Responsibilities
  • Develop the Tailscale product, contributing to client code and backend services
  • Lead projects related to pricing plans and billing
  • Take ownership of the entire product lifecycle, from writing code to product ideation and strategic decision-making
  • Work closely with UX/UI designers and product managers to shape features
  • Cross-functional teamwork: Collaborate with designers, PMs, and other engineers
  • Product ideation: Contribute creative ideas for product features
  • Code client & backend: Develop Tailscale product features collaboratively
  • Code reviews: Conduct and participate in the code review process
  • Continuous improvement: Enhance product quality and maintainability
  • Product strategy: Influence roadmap with technical insights
  • Prototyping: Create technical prototypes for potential features
  • Use feedback: Incorporate user feedback and insights into the development process
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in a fully remote work environment
  • Previous experience in a startup environment