Senior Backend Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Elevate Labs

51-200 employees

Mobile apps for cognitive skills and personalized meditation
Company Overview
Elevate Labs stands out as a leader in the cognitive skills development industry, with its award-winning mobile apps, Elevate and Balance, designed to improve concrete skills such as reading, writing, and math, as well as promote mental well-being. The company's commitment to personal growth is reflected in its fully distributed team of passionate learners and doers, and its recognition as one of Built In's 2022 Best Places to Work attests to its healthy and robust company culture. The company's unique approach of designing games in collaboration with experts and adjusting the program to individual skills, backed by independent analysis, sets it apart from competitors.

Company Stage

Later Stage VC

Total Funding





San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Experience Level
Desired Skills
Android Development
Data Analysis
Development Operations (DevOps)
Software Engineering
  • You have 5+ years of professional software experience in backend development
  • You are passionate about product-focused problem-solving
  • You stay up to date with the latest backend development news and technologies
  • You have experience integrating 3rd party APIs, especially single-sign on, purchasing, and analytics
  • You communicate clearly and are willing to give critical feedback to improve the product
  • You can identify areas for improvement and drive projects to completion without a manager consistently directing your work
  • You have shipped at least one customer-facing product
  • Lead the technical design and implementation of complex projects by working closely with Product Management, Marketing, and Content to define problems, come up with solutions, and deliver high-performance, reliable backend systems that support our apps
  • Introduce new ideas to help the team iterate on process and technology
  • Mentor fellow engineers, helping them grow their skills, and be open to learning from your teammates as you continue to grow your own skills
  • Focus mainly on backend development but occasionally help out your teammates in other areas of the stack (iOS, Android, Data, DevOps, etc.)
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with one or more technologies in our stack
  • Experience with backends specifically for mobile apps
  • Experience with web or full stack development
  • Experience with building and maintaining content delivery systems
  • Experience with billing systems like Stripe, App Store, & Play Store
  • Interest in mental health, brain training, and meditation