Software Engineer
Growth
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Descript

51-200 employees

Audio & video transcription editing platform
Company Overview
Descript is a pioneering company in the realm of video editing, leveraging AI to simplify and enhance the editing process for a wide range of users, from social media influencers to businesses. The company's unique approach to video editing, which combines the simplicity of document editing with powerful AI features, has garnered high praise for its user-friendly interface and forward-thinking design. This has positioned Descript as a leader in its industry, setting new standards for video editing software and making it an exciting and dynamic place to work.
Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$100.1M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

31%

2 year growth

78%
Locations
Montreal, QC, Canada • San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JavaScript
React.js
TypeScript
REST APIs
HTML/CSS
CategoriesNew
Frontend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of professional software development experience
  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages and frontend frameworks, especially Typescript/Javascript/React
  • Strong CS fundamentals and experience with web technologies (HTML/JS/CSS) and REST APIs
  • Self aware of strengths and seeking to constantly learn and improve
  • Strong written and verbal communication
Responsibilities
  • Own building and shipping new features across all levels of the stack (frontend and backend)
  • Collaborate with product and design teams on crafting great user experiences
  • Write high-quality testable code that's functional, long term maintainable and performant