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Current Openings

Senior Backend Engineer, Remote


Company Description:

Fintech startup, Series A, 90 person team.

This company enables renters to pay their rent on their own schedule throughout the month instead of on the 1st.  Their services help users avoid late rent fees and overdrafts, budget better and have more available cash.

 

Goals in Role:

  • Build and deliver backend services that help to alleviate the financial stress of living paycheck-to-paycheck
  • Ensure our software is scalable, reliable, extensible, maintainable, debuggable, secure, well-tested and performs well under load
  • Work with product to define roadmaps, priorities, and specifications to meet our business and engineering needs
  • Participate in the adoption of best practices and process improvements
  • Collaborate with, mentor, and learn from other engineers and members of the team
 

Helpful Experience:

  • You have strong experience developing backend services
  • You have a thorough understanding of trade-offs in engineering for scalability, fault tolerance, maintainability, and performance
  • You write clean, well-tested code
  • You strive to find simple solutions to complex problems
  • You are mission-driven, ideally aligned with our mission to improve access to effective financial products for people who need it most
  • You are naturally curious and enjoy not only learning, but also mentoring others
 

Benefits & Perks:

  •  75% company-paid medical, dental, and vision
  • Generous paid time off
  • 401(k) + company stock options
  •  Parental leave + IVF and adoption support
  • Non-profit company match
  • Free Flex subscription
 

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work.
 
 
 
 
 

Product Designer, Remote


Company Description:

Focusmate is a virtual coworking community on a mission to help everyone do their best work. Thousands of people in 190+ countries sit side-by-side, via video, to keep each other company, cheer each other on, and hold one another accountable to follow through on what matters most.

They’re backed by Amasia, Betaworks, Upfront Ventures, CoVenture, Remote First Capital, Nir Eyal, Balaji Srinivasan, Cindy Bi, and other world-class investors. We’ve been featured on NPR, Bloomberg, The New Yorker, Lifehacker, BBC News, and many more.

Goals in Role:

  • Become an expert on our users and champion their needs and motivations
  • Design features that create a deep sense of connection and belonging, which might include: favorite partners, interest-based communities, or highlighting mutual friends
  • Rethink our new user experience, from landing page through activation, to focus on community and connection and boost conversion
  • Evolve our nascent pattern library into a design system that increases usability and cultivates a clear brand and tone
  • Work with product and engineering to frequently ship features that measurably improve our users’ lives
  • Explore user problems through hands-on research, prototyping, and collaborative workshops
  • Help foster a radically inclusive workplace for people of different identities, cultures, and abilities
  • Create an inspiring standard of design excellence and lead our team to achieve it
 

Helpful Experience:

  • 2+ years experience designing software products full time
  • Excited and able to achieve the outcomes above
  • Passionate about productivity, habit-formation, behavior design, and the future of work
  • Motivated by an entrepreneurial environment, including uncertainty, a flexible role, and the potential to change the world
  • Comfortable and skilled at working and collaborating remotely with a cross-functional product team
  • Excellent at communicating clearly and enthusiastic about learning and feedback
  • Happy to work hours that include 10am to 4pm Eastern Time (USA)
 

Benefits & Perks:

In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll get a meaningful amount of equity in a quickly growing startup. Focusmate’s success will be your success.

You’ll get excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance and unlimited vacation time, which you’ll be encouraged to use and enjoy.

The team is all remote, so you can work wherever you want!

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 

Product Manager, NYC

Company Description:

Our partner company, Renew, is building the connective tissue for the $3T residential rental industry and changing the way renters search, stay, and move their way through apartment networks.

Large institutions own tens-of-millions of rental units in America, yet the residents who live in them have little knowledge of the benefits of the vast portfolio in which they live. Their mission is to build rental networks that unlock the value in enduring residential relationships.

The founding team includes veterans of the real estate technology industry, previously launching and scaling businesses (ex: Compass, Jetty, RentPath) backed by Ribbit, Khosla, Founders Fund, TPG and prominent real estate firms. We have built products and scaled distribution with the largest operators of multifamily real estate including Greystar, Blackstone, Related, Cortland and, at their most recent startup, scaled from 0 to 2M+ apartment units on the platform in 3 years.

They are currently developing the initial product alongside the largest institutional real estate firms in the country and in the process of building out our founding team. They are headquartered in NYC and have raised $3M+ seed financing.

Goals in Role:

  • Work closely with the founders to define the vision, strategy and features for Renew’s products
  • Lead product discovery, gathering data and research to help guide Renew’s product decisions
  • Work with engineering to ship scalable products in an agile, fast-paced environment
  • Work with product design to craft products that serve the needs of millions of renters, massive real estate companies, and internal Renew stakeholders
  • Setup basic product management processes (ex. prioritized backlog, well-written user stories and epics, bug reports)
  • Build a product culture based on users problems
  • Set and define Renew’s product roadmap
  • Meet with Renew’s Real Estate Advisory board and key partners to extract information to help inform the product roadmap
  • Act as a champion for Renew’s mission, vision, and values and partner across the company to drive a high-performance work environment
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Helpful Experience:

  • 3-5 years of product management experience
  • 1-3 years of experience at an early-stage company
  • Strong understanding of product planning, discovery, and development processes
  • Strong command of user experience for consumer-facing applications
  • Strong command of back-end systems, integrations, and data products
  • Experience working with product analytics software
  • Familiarity with key SaaS growth concepts such as CAC, LTV, retention, churn, etc, and ability to apply these types of metrics to drive effective and impactful decision making
  • Experience with real estate technology is a plus.

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous PTO / sick leave
  • Generous parental leave policy
 

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 
 
 
 
 

Software Engineer-Founding Team, NYC

Company Description:

Our partner company, Renew, is building the connective tissue for the $3T residential rental industry and changing the way renters search, stay, and move their way through apartment networks.

Large institutions own tens-of-millions of rental units in America, yet the residents who live in them have little knowledge of the benefits of the vast portfolio in which they live. Their mission is to build rental networks that unlock the value in enduring residential relationships.

The founding team includes veterans of the real estate technology industry, previously launching and scaling businesses (ex: Compass, Jetty, RentPath) backed by Ribbit, Khosla, Founders Fund, TPG and prominent real estate firms. We have built products and scaled distribution with the largest operators of multifamily real estate including Greystar, Blackstone, Related, Cortland and, at their most recent startup, scaled from 0 to 2M+ apartment units on the platform in 3 years.

They are currently developing the initial product alongside the largest institutional real estate firms in the country and in the process of building out our founding team. They are headquartered in NYC and have raised $3M+ seed financing.

Goals in Role:

  • As part of the founding team you will work closely with the VP of Engineering and the founders to design and build our initial product.
  • Collaborate with teammates across the company to build and deploy features for our client side application and backend APIs
  • Write performant, well-tested code that will be the foundation of Renew’s product experience and platform
  • Test, release, operate, support and iterate on the features you build
  • Act as a champion for Renew’s mission, vision, and values and partner across the company to drive a high-performance work environment

Helpful Experience:

  • 3-5 years of product management experience
  • 1-3 years of experience at an early-stage company
  • Strong understanding of product planning, discovery, and development processes
  • Strong command of user experience for consumer-facing applications
  • Strong command of back-end systems, integrations, and data products
  • Experience working with product analytics software
  • Familiarity with key SaaS growth concepts such as CAC, LTV, retention, churn, etc, and ability to apply these types of metrics to drive effective and impactful decision making
  • Experience with real estate technology is a plus.

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous PTO / sick leave
  • Generous parental leave policy
 

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 
 
 
 
 

Senior Software Engineer- Backend, NYC

Company Description:

Our partner company, Renew, is building the connective tissue for the $3T residential rental industry and changing the way renters search, stay, and move their way through apartment networks.

Large institutions own tens-of-millions of rental units in America, yet the residents who live in them have little knowledge of the benefits of the vast portfolio in which they live. Their mission is to build rental networks that unlock the value in enduring residential relationships.

The founding team includes veterans of the real estate technology industry, previously launching and scaling businesses (ex: Compass, Jetty, RentPath) backed by Ribbit, Khosla, Founders Fund, TPG and prominent real estate firms. We have built products and scaled distribution with the largest operators of multifamily real estate including Greystar, Blackstone, Related, Cortland and, at their most recent startup, scaled from 0 to 2M+ apartment units on the platform in 3 years.

They are currently developing the initial product alongside the largest institutional real estate firms in the country and in the process of building out our founding team. They are headquartered in NYC and have raised $3M+ seed financing.

Goals in Role:

  • As part of the founding team you will work closely with the VP of Engineering and the founders to design and build the initial product
  • Collaborate with teammates across the company and lead the development and release of major backend components
  • Write performant, well-tested code that will be the foundation of Renew’s platform
  • Test, release, operate, support and iterate on the features you build
  • Help recruit, mentor and develop your teammates
  • Act as a champion for Renew’s mission, vision, and values and partner across the company to drive a high-performance work environment

Helpful Experience:

  • 5+ years of backend software engineering experience building web applications
  • Proficiency using a server side scripting language, such as Python, Ruby, or Node with working experience in at least one web development framework (ex: Django, Rails)
  • Deep experience working with relational databases (ex: MySQL, Postgres), and caching systems in a production environment
  • Demonstrated ability to architect and build scalable backend systems and APIs
  • Strong knowledge of software development best practices, including CI/CD, deployment and testing
  • Experience deploying and monitoring applications in AWS or other cloud
  • A self starter with great communication and organizational skills, who has prior experience working on an agile software team
  • Experience at an early stage startup or with real estate technology is a plus

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous PTO / sick leave
  • Generous parental leave policy
 

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 
 
 

Senior Software Engineer- Frontend, NYC

Company Description:

Our partner company, Renew, is building the connective tissue for the $3T residential rental industry and changing the way renters search, stay, and move their way through apartment networks.

Large institutions own tens-of-millions of rental units in America, yet the residents who live in them have little knowledge of the benefits of the vast portfolio in which they live. Their mission is to build rental networks that unlock the value in enduring residential relationships.

The founding team includes veterans of the real estate technology industry, previously launching and scaling businesses (ex: Compass, Jetty, RentPath) backed by Ribbit, Khosla, Founders Fund, TPG and prominent real estate firms. We have built products and scaled distribution with the largest operators of multifamily real estate including Greystar, Blackstone, Related, Cortland and, at their most recent startup, scaled from 0 to 2M+ apartment units on the platform in 3 years.

They are currently developing the initial product alongside the largest institutional real estate firms in the country and in the process of building out our founding team. They are headquartered in NYC and have raised $3M+ seed financing.

Goals in Role:

  • As part of the founding team you will work closely with the VP of Engineering and the founders to design and build the initial product
  • Collaborate with teammates across the company and lead the development and release of major backend components
  • Write performant, well-tested code that will be the foundation of Renew’s platform
  • Test, release, operate, support and iterate on the features you build
  • Help recruit, mentor and develop your teammates
  • Act as a champion for Renew’s mission, vision, and values and partner across the company to drive a high-performance work environment

Helpful Experience:

  • 5+ years of software engineering experience building performant client-side applications
  • Proficiency working with HTML, CSS and JavaScript, including modern ECMAScript versions. TypeScript experience is a plus.
  • Prior experience developing complex React applications in a production environment, using common state managers (Redux, Flux) and API integrations (REST, GraphQL)
  • Strong understanding of architectural patterns for modern frontend applications
  • Knowledge of frontend development best practices, including CI/CD, deployment and testing
  • Experience debugging errors and diagnosing performance issues in browser-based applications
  • A self starter with great communication and organizational skills, who has prior experience working on an agile software team
  • Experience at an early stage startup or with real estate technology is a plus

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous PTO / sick leave
  • Generous parental leave policy

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 
 
 

Sr. Full Stack Engineer, NYC 

Company Description:

Fintech startup, Series B, 50-60 person team

This company provides a smart identity solution that helps companies in financial services and other regulated industries safely onboard more “good” customers without introducing any additional fraud into their systems. They are backed by venture capital firms that have taken countless companies to IPO and are well-positioned to bring on incredibly talented individuals to help take the company to the next level! Join a team that really values diversity and currently holds a 45/55 ratio of women to men.

Goals in Role:

  • Architect new features
  • Build features from database design and own entire development path finishing with API endpoints, triggered events, or manipulating data in Postgres DB. 
  • Bug fixes
  • Support the team

Helpful Experience:

  • 5+ years real-world experience working as a software developer on production code.
  • Familiarity with tech stack: 
    • Python 3, Django – Serves as the back end for our dashboards.
    • ES6 React – Most of our complex front end logic, compiled to browser-agnostic Javascript by Webpack and Babel.
    • PostgreSQL – Our main data store.
    • Unix command line
  • Teamwork experience!
    • The company is open to people whose experience is mainly on personal projects and/or contracting but they’d really like someone who has experience working collaboratively with a team.
  • Related degrees are great but we care more about your coding and communication skills than a diploma.
 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Unlimited PTO 
  • Company Paid Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • 401k with 100% match up to 4%
  • $500 to just set up your WFH space – a one-time thing
  • Annual Professional Development Budget
  • Annual Citi Bike Membership & monthly Commuter Budget
  • Monthly stipend for groceries and weekly lunch allowance 
  • Contribution to Lifetime, NYSC, or ClassPass
  • Four Free Therapy Sessions

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work. 

Sr. Software Engineer, Data Partner Integration, NYC

Company Description:

Fintech startup, Series B, 50-60 person team

This company provides a smart identity solution that helps companies in financial services and other regulated industries safely onboard more “good” customers without introducing any additional fraud into their systems. They are backed by venture capital firms that have taken countless companies to IPO and are well-positioned to bring on incredibly talented individuals to help take the company to the next level! Join a team that really values diversity and currently holds a 45/55 ratio of women to men.

Goals in Role:

  • Integrate new data partners into platform to meet client needs and help drive strategic growth
  • Maintain and build on existing integrations
  • Improve observability and reliability of integrations
  • Take on projects to level-up the use of third-party data at a fundamental level
  • Self-directed projects
  • Mentor and learn
 

Helfpul Experience:

  • Familiarity with the following tech stack: 
    • Node.js (the language you’ll be working in)
    • Experience working with and integrating third-party APIs
    • SQL (Postgres but it’s really all the same at the end of the day)
    • Git or a similar version control system
    • AWS (we do have a dedicated DevOps team but it’s good to at least have a passing knowledge of how your code will be running in production)
    • Know your way around a command line
    • Teamwork experience!
 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Unlimited PTO 
  • Company Paid Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • 401k with 100% match up to 4%
  • $500 to just set up your WFH space – a one-time thing
  • Annual Professional Development Budget
  • Annual Citi Bike Membership & monthly Commuter Budget
  • Monthly stipend for groceries and weekly lunch allowance 
  • Contribution to Lifetime, NYSC, or ClassPass
  • Four Free Therapy Sessions
 

Submit Your Resume:

  • Email Talent@ladybirdtalent.com with the role title in the subject line. Please include your LinkedIn Profile, a resume, or link to relevant portfolio work.