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Senior/Staff Software Engineer - Remote Eligible

Improve Motion's backend systems: build complex backend application logic, improve backend infrastructure.
San Francisco, California, United States
1 year ago

✨ About The Role

About Motion

Motion’s mission is to empower everyone to do their best work by automatically optimizing their schedule. By constantly monitoring and reorganizing people's to-do list and calendar, we help professionals make time for their highest priority tasks, reduce the stress of being overwhelmed by meetings, and make sure deadlines are never missed. We are growing extremely quickly: 3x year over year growth, several million in annual recurring revenue, and trusted by 10,000+ paying users from world-class companies. Motion has raised over 13 million dollars from top-tier investors and was part of Y Combinator’s Winter 2020 class.

Salary Range

Senior Software Engineer: $150k-$200k base salary, equity compensation

Staff Software Engineer: $190k-$230k base salary, equity compensation

The Role

We are hiring an experienced software engineer who can inform key architectural decisions and help Motion scale the next 2 orders of magnitude. This role may be frontend-focused, backend-focused, or full-stack. You will work on Motion’s innovative time management platform that helps users organize their schedule and companies efficiently coordinate their work. Areas that you may work on include making our web-app more performant and delightful to use, our project management platform UI, 3rd party integrations, and backend infrastructure.

You’ll work closely with our first-class engineering team to shape the foundations of our company.

Responsibilities

  • Own architectural decisions and the technical build-out as we scale

  • Build user-facing features on frontend, improve performance and reliability in our React-based web app, mobile app, desktop app

  • Improve Motion’s backend systems: build complex backend application logic (e.g., scheduling, search), improve backend infrastructure for performance and reliability

What we’re looking for

  • Senior software engineer: 5+ years of software development experience

  • Staff software engineer: 10+ years of software development experience

  • Proficiency with the JavaScript ecosystem

  • Have worked on a code base at scale

Motion offers a competitive salary and equity compensation, medical, dental, and vision health insurance

Motion is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities. We do not discriminate based on gender identity, race, ancestry, disability, religion, sexual orientation, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We welcome and encourage all qualified candidates to apply for our job openings.

Helpful Links:

Motion Culture: https://motionapp.notion.site/Motion-Company-Culture-21bd766b1f864764b0db2fa72529b182

Motion in the Press: https://techcrunch.com/2022/09/19/2393012/

https://www.usemotion.com

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Senior/Staff Software Engineer - Remote Eligible
San Francisco, California, United States
Engineering
About Motion
Automatically prioritize tasks for you and your team