Fullstack Developer (Django + React)



We are looking for a Full Stack Developer. Pay will be in accordance with abilities, skills, experience, hustle, leadership, math/bioinformatics knowledge, level of English proficiency and location.


We do not want to waste your time applying, so please look at these bullet points before applying.



  • Full time - we expect people to put in 40 hrs a week or more

  • Fully Remote.

  • NO agencies

  • Minimum of 2-3 years professional coding experience

  • Salary: Depending on skills, speed, experience, proficiency in our tech stack, location, English fluency, leadership abilities, work hustle & drive, personality, plusses listed, etc... Could be anywhere from $15-$40 an hour.

  • Equity is also available for outstanding applicants and those with leadership abilities - people who can take on a leadership role.


Desired Skills and Experience



  • Strong English-language communication skills

  • Professional experience with Python

  • Professional experience with a python based web application framework, such as Django or Flask. Experience in Django is preferred.

  • Professional experience with React & Redux or similar front end technologies or frameworks (Angular, Vue, etc...)

  • Proficiency in Typescript

  • Experience with React performance testing and performance optimization (React profiler, server-side rendering, code splitting/lazy loading)

  • Solid command of Javascript, CSS and HTML

  • Well-versed in source control with Git

  • Understanding the differences between multiple delivery platforms (e.g. mobile vs desktop) and optimizing output to match the specific platform (e.g. HTML5, and CSS3)

  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance

  • Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments


Responsibilities



  • Creating new features related to personalized health based on genetics, labs, and symptoms

  • Developing scalable, easily-maintainable software

  • Optimizing applications for maximum speed and scalability

  • Extending and improving existing internal software systems

  • Software Testing

  • Able to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system

  • Implement creative and visually-appealing frontend designs

  • Translate designs, wireframes, and mockups into highly-composable code

  • Participating in weekly scrum meetings


Plusses



  • Bioinformatics knowledge

  • Math knowledge

  • Knowledge of Wordpress

  • Health enthusiast

  • History of leadership


About Us
https://www.selfdecode.com/ is a fast-growing biotech startup in the personalized health space. We build software to help interpret peoples’ genetics, lab tests and symptoms in order to give personalized health recommendations.



  • Our primary goal is to give people the tools they need to live a healthier and better life.

  • We are a flat organization and prioritize efficiency.

  • We work as a team and every input and suggestion is taken into account, no matter who it comes from.

  • We thrive on open communication and dedication.

  • We are a meritocracy and people who show good abilities or skills can move up in the organization fast, get raises, etc...

  • We expect people to work full time without side gigs.

  • We expect the applicant to have a long term relationship with our company.

  • We expect employees to be proactive and autonomous.

  • We do not micromanage.

  • Dishonesty is not tolerated at all, and we thrive on trust.

  • When you're working, we expect you to work.

  • We emphasize skills & abilities rather than formal education.

  • We are very selective in our process because we look for a very long-term, full-time partnership with our employees. We try to keep the application process as short as possible, so that we don't waste anyone's time.


We will prioritize candidates who are a good culture fit for our organization, meaning they are proactive, take initiative, display leadership qualities, and communicate effectively. If this is the type of company you want to be a part of, apply now!

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