Women Impact Tech

Senior Backend Developer

    Remote

Full Time

About the Role:

We seek a senior-level Backend Developer who is an expert in Node, TypeScript, and microservice event-driven cloud architecture. The ideal candidate is a fast learner, a hard worker, has a knack for creative problem-solving, and is a low-ego team player. You will join Nacelle’s core development team to develop and build new features for our backend systems. You will work directly with a team of talented engineers and product leaders.

Who We Are

Nacelle was built for technology-forward merchants drawn to the benefits of a headless architecture but dissatisfied with the costs and complexity associated with adoption. Leaders at FTD.com, Boll & Branch, and Thinx use Nacelle to eliminate the typical maintenance costs and infrastructure complexities related to going headless while accelerating their time-to-market. Unlike traditional commerce solutions, our product is built on event-driven and elastic core technology optimized for flexibility, performance, and customization.

Nacelle is an early stage, venture-backed, fully remote company. Recently closing our Series B round for $50m, our institutional investors include Tiger Global,  Index Ventures, Inovia and more. We also have raised from notable industry angels including leaders from Shopify Plus, Attentive, and Klaviyo.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain microservices in Node.js while leveraging our modern, event-driven cloud architecture
  • Collaborate closely with Product and Design to build impactful new technology for our customers
  • Conduct code reviews to ensure standards of qualify and observability are met
  • Write and maintain automated tests

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of in-production backend developer experience
  • 3+ years of in-production Node TypeScript experience
  • 4+ years developing and deploying modern microservices

Nice to Have:

  • GraphQL API Experience
  • Experience with Cassandra, Mongo, or similar NoSQL databases
  • Experience in a fast-paced, VC-backed, remote Saas startup
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code solutions like Terraform, CloudFormation, Pulumi, or similar
  • In-production Kafka experience

Benefits & Perks:

  • Robust health benefits packages
  • Full support for remote work, including a stipend for getting your home work space setup
  • Home internet plan paid for monthly
  • Unlimited PTO
  • An extremely enthusiastic team that appreciates collaboration

Meet Nacelle

Nacelle is the headless commerce platform for composing best-of-breed solutions. FTD, Something Navy, Boll & Branch and Barefoot Dreams have chosen Nacelle to go headless and accelerate time to value while seeing dramatic improvements in webstore performance, developer velocity, and flexibility. Nacelle is a 100% remote company that believes in core values of: forever learning, honesty and integrity, ownership, and teamwork. It is backed by Tiger Global, Inovia Capital, Index Ventures, Accomplice, Lerer Hippeau, High Alpha and Silas Capital. To learn more visit www.nacelle.com.