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Full-Time

Senior Staff Software Engineer

Backend for mmhmm

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Sora Union

Sora Union

11-50 employees

Provides cross-functional teams for design, QA, and localization

Consulting
Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$209k - $227kAnnually

+ Equity + Bonus

Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
NoSQL
AWS
Requirements
  • Spent at least 10 years in professional software engineering roles.
  • Strong backend engineering skills, including API and database design.
  • Built complex, cloud-native product backends from scratch.
  • Deep experience with AWS.
  • Experience programming in Go, or an eagerness and aptitude for learning new languages.
  • Experience with both relational and NoSQL (e.g. DynamoDB) databases and a point-of-view on how to choose between them.
  • Exceptional communication skills, with an aptitude to convey clear thoughts and ideas.
  • A track record of delivering on ambitious goals and a well-calibrated sense of how to balance perfect vs. done. You know how to ship.
  • Worked in a startup environment. You’re comfortable with ambiguity and change.
  • Experience with streaming video. This is a plus, but not required.
Responsibilities
  • Design and development of backend APIs and services.
  • Building both quick prototypes and robust production systems.
  • Planning and coordinating within the team and across the engineering organization.
  • Helping to set the technical direction for the service backend, including choosing new components of the tech stack, evolving the service architecture and defining client-facing APIs.

Sora Union provides on-demand cross-functional teams specializing in design, localization, and QA engineering, leveraging resilient, displaced talent to mitigate economic disruption from conflicts and climate change. The company's services include end-to-end project management, automated and manual testing, and global brand and product localization.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$3M

Headquarters

null, Ukraine

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

168%