Software Engineer


Posted on 6/11/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Comprehensive HR and payroll platform for SMBs

Data & Analytics


New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Ruby on Rails
  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering or a related field required
  • Five years of professional hands-on experience required
  • Five years of experience with JavaScript and Git required
  • Three years of experience with full project lifecycle, shipping features, and projects from start to finish required
  • Three years of experience defining system architecture(s) and exploring technical feasibility tradeoffs and capabilities required
  • Three years of experience working with design systems and component-based frontend required
  • Three years of experience shipping products using Ruby on Rails, JavaScript/React, Heroku, Git, Algolia, Salesforce, Google Tag Manager, and Google Analytics required
  • Three years of experience with ContentfulCMS system required
  • Five years of experience working on both frontend and backend development required
  • Five years of experience supporting other non-technical roles and acting as a technical lead required
  • One year of experience with outside development agencies required
  • One year of experience working with single page web apps required
  • Must be able to work a hybrid work arrangement with Tuesdays and Thursdays required in office
  • In lieu of a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering or a related field and five years of experience, the Employer will accept a Master’s degree in Software Engineering or a related field and three years of experience
  • Must have legal authority to work in the U.S.
  • Define the technical direction and culture of the Marketing team
  • Collaborate with freelance engineers and internal/external technical teams to build web and digital experiences
  • Collaborate with designers to create experiences prospects and customers love
  • Collaborate with stakeholders across the company to help their ideas come to life
  • Scope, prioritize, and execute against the website roadmap
  • Design and implement solutions to provide value to prospects and customers
  • Improve the performance, reliability, and scalability of existing systems
  • Write clear documentation to ensure code reliability and ease of maintenance
  • Help define and communicate technical standards and best practices to stakeholders and non-technical project members
  • Work within and expand upon existing Agile and Sprint working methods
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Justworks provides a comprehensive platform for small businesses, offering modern, user-friendly software and 24/7 human support to simplify payroll, benefits, HR management, and compliance. The product combines a PEO's capabilities with corporate-level benefits to streamline business operations.

Company Stage


Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health - Believe in our vision. Medical and dental, too. Get support for your mental and financial health. Beta test new benefits and perks for our platform.

Workplace - Volunteer and get paid to give back. Take paid parental leave. Enjoy monthly team events that help turn coworkers into lifelong friends.

Wellness - Enjoy subsidized ClassPass memberships. Take advantage of regular yoga, meditation, and other wellness programming.

Perks - Be an owner, not an employee. Get time off whenever you need it. Take a sabbatical. Invest in your future financially and with professional learning and development opportunities.