Full-Stack Engineer

Chattanooga Nashville

We have a small, veteran engineering team focused on delivering a great product the right way. If you have experience building and maintaining enterprise-grade web applications and are looking to make an impact within a profitable, scaling startup we'd love to hear from you.

Job Description

Work with a wide range of systems, processes, and technologies to own and solve problems from end-to-end. Build new functionality for internal and external users. Collaborate with the team to improve codebase and product experience. 

Who We're Looking For

We need somebody who enjoys being a generalist... working with frontend and backend to solve problems and make Ambition better. 

Listed below are several of Ambition's values, we're looking for engineers people who believe in what we believe. 

  • Listen to what people want, deliver what they need
  • The difference between good and great is in the details
  • Strive to do a lot with a little
  • Have strong opinions that are weakly held
  • Be honest, even when it hurts
  • When in doubt, over-communicate
  • Bias towards action, opt for collaboration

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience with Python development
    • Django experience preferred
  • 3+ years experience with Javascript development
    • React experience preferred
  • Experience developing/consuming REST APIs
  • Experience writing tests, breaking code, writing more tests
  • Experience with Postgres, Redis, Celery, Salt, AWS, Docker, Salesforce would be helpful
  • Experience scaling SaaS product from 100 customers to 1,000+ would be helpful

Why Apply?

  • A product-centric culture where smart professionals hold customer experience to extremely high regard
  • Efficient development environment, we've written a lot of great tools so that you can focus on productivity
  • Ability to write-test-deploy every day, very streamlined process with a lot of flexibility
  • Extensible, documented codebase with up-to-date packages. It's not perfect but it's better than most
  • One scheduled meeting a week. We prefer conversation, whiteboarding, and pair-programming
  • Flat hierarchy with (technical) CEO serving as the Product Manager, CTO serving as Chief Architect


If interested in this position please send your resume and a brief cover letter to careers@ambition.com and we'll be in touch!