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Back End Engineer



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Software Engineering
Atlanta Metropolitan Area, GA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Flaire is building a revolutionary travel platform using social and artificial intelligence to make the world more approachable. We're looking for a Back End Engineer to join our team in growing Flaire from its current MVP into a high-growth consumer app that competes with the largest social and travel platforms of today.

As a Back End Developer at Flaire, you'll have the opportunity to:

  • Join an early stage startup team that is passionate about building innovative and scalable products our travelers love
  • Work on a high-growth consumer app with a global audience
  • Develop patented technology at the epicenter of social and cutting-edge AI / machine
  • learning
  • Shape the way people think about travel by connecting people through places

The right person is a travel enthusiast who is skilled in a variety of back end technologies and frameworks. You’re both an innovator and a collaborator, you thrive in dynamic early stage environments, and you’re excited to build things that have never been built before.

If this is you, we’d love to chat!

What is Flaire?

Flaire is a social tool that lets you save & share the places you’ve been and discover places you want to go. Think of us like Pinterest for travel...but supercharged with real time data from your social network and generative AI, making it the ultimate travel hub of the future. Check us out at flaire.me.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Partner with front-end engineers to contribute new features to the Node + Postgres back-end that powers the Flaire web app
  • Ensure that our back end systems are performant, scalable, and reliable
  • Participate in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Produce well-designed, testable, and efficient code
  • Make sure that our travelers have a seamless experience using Flaire
  • Emerge as a key player on our team, collaborating with the Head of Engineering and Head of Product

Skills and Experience:

  • 3-7 years of back-end development experience, preferably in an early stage start-up environment
  • Experience using Typescript, Node.js, and Postgres in production applications
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with a track record of delivering high-quality applications
  • Commitment to balancing quality, speed, and collaboration to hit deadlines
  • Experience architecting clear and concise backend systems
  • Software engineering or equivalent degree
  • Personal travel experience + enthusiasm

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Firebase
  • Experience with consumer, social, and / or travel tech
  • This role is fully remote but bonus points if you’re local and can join our weekly lunches at classic favs + new hot spots around Atlanta :)

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive start-up industry salary ($110k-$145k)
  • Healthcare stipend (QSEHRA through Take Command Health)
  • Work from home stipend ($240/mo for phone and internet expenses)
  • Unlimited vacation days...with a culture of taking time off to travel + rejuvenate :)
  • Fully remote team with in-person meet-ups in fun locations

This job is no longer accepting applications

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