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Experienced Software Engineer - Productivity



Software Engineering
Lancaster, OH, USA
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023
About WorkOS 🚀
WorkOS is a developer platform that helps make apps enterprise-ready. We build tools and services for developers to help them implement features like Single Sign-On, Directory Sync, Multi-Factor Auth, and Audit Logs. We're a fully-distributed team with employees across US and EU time zones. We're well-funded, having raised an $80M Series B. Our fast growing customer base includes hundreds of rapidly growing SaaS companies like Webflow, Vercel, Brex, PlanetScale, Loom, and Drata.
About the role 💭
We’re looking for an experienced engineer to optimize how our team produces code and collaborates to build WorkOS. You’ll be skilled at building trust and credibility across the engineering team, while identifying pain points and recommendations to improve how we build software internally. You’ll serve as bridge between infrastructure, product, and leadership to make sure our tools and systems are maturing alongside our product.

Responsibilities ✔️

  • Conducting internal research to understand each of our engineers and how they work
  • Building cross-functional trust by listening to and understanding each of your teammates
  • Synthesizing the variety of needs and asks into a cohesive strategy that leadership will understand and support
  • Interfacing with leadership & vendors to procure the right tools and environments to suit your teammates
  • Crafting a long-term strategy that makes appropriate tradeoffs with short-term needs and asks
  • Being a credible and visible voice at the company to make sure people know they’re being heard and understood
  • Optimizing codebase patterns, building toolchains, CI

Qualifications 🌟

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience rolling out team-wide process/tooling changes
  • Ability to identify the tradeoffs & needs of companies as they scale; ideally you’ve seen how both start-ups & mature companies operate
  • Understanding of developer tool chains, including IDEs, text editors, compilers, debuggers and shells
  • Experience writing documentation, including technical guides, coding standards and tutorials
  • 8+ years experiences in software development
  • Our stack is TypeScript, React, and Postgres (bonus points if you are familiar with these, but it's not required)
The annual US base salary falls within the range of $150,000 to $250,000. This range does not encompass the full spectrum of benefits such as equity, health insurance, vacation time, and paid parental leave. Final compensation will be determined considering various factors, including experience, skills, and qualifications.
Benefits (US Only) 💖
At WorkOS, we offer resources that emphasize personal and familial well-being. We offer healthcare coverage for you and your family, including medical, dental, and vision. We offer parental leave, paid-time off and fully remote working arrangements.
Benefits include:
- Competitive pay
- Substantial equity grants
- Healthcare insurance (Medical, Dental and Vision) for you and your family
- 401k matching
- Wellness and fitness monthly allowances
- Flex vacation policy
- Autonomy and flexibility with remote work
Equal Opportunity Employer
WorkOS is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, nationality, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability or age.