Lead Software Engineer

Join a mission-driven 15-person tech startup in Philadelphia that is on a mission to help 1M+ kids play youth sports through their platform that was founded in 2015.

Compensation: $130,000-$140,000 + Equity

Benefits & Perks:

  • Equity Stake: 0.5%-1%
  • 100% Remote
  • Employer-contributed health benefits
  • Tax-advantaged accounts: Commuter, HSA (depending on health plan)
  • Employer covered vision, dental, short-term disability, long-term disability, and life for individuals
  • 401(k)

Job Description

The Lead Software Engineer will help grow a junior engineering team that is very product-focused and works closely with key stakeholders to scale the platform, define, and build features.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Work with Fortune 500 companies to volunteers, understanding deliverables and outcomes along the way
  • Mentor junior engineers on best practices
  • Report directly to the Co-Founder and COO
Technology Stack: React, Rails API, GraphQL, Postgres/PostGIS, Cypress, Jest, Enzyme, RSpec, Heroku


Successful Lead Software Engineer candidates will have startup experience in a fast-paced environment leading a software engineering team in a two-sided marketplace.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have hands-on experience with React and Ruby on Rails or another back-end language.
  • GIS and mapping experience, ideal
  • Logistics and technology-enabled experience, ideal
  • Must be scrappy, ego-free, and customer-obsessed

Additional Information

Your application will be reviewed within 24-hours. If there’s a match, a member of the IT Pros team will be in contact with you to coordinate a phone interview. You must submit your application to be considered – please no phone calls or third parties.

Interview Process:

  • Round 1 = Phone Interview with IT Pros (15-minutes)
  • Round 2 = Take-Home Project (2-hours)
  • Round 3 = Video Interview with Hiring Team (3-hours)
  • Round 4 = Decision

Next Steps: APPLY FOR JOB → Click the link to book a call with Cam → Select a Time → Cam will call you at the # listed

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