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Backend Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Open positions Backend Software Engineer Omaha, NE · Remote · Full time

Workshop is a fast-growing, venture-backed startup based in Omaha, Nebraska and we're on a mission to create more happy Mondays for employees everywhere. We build software to help internal communications teams create, send, and measure multi-channel, employee-centric campaigns.


👩‍💻 Backend Software Engineer

Workshop is an internal marketing platform that helps internal comms teams create, send, and measure multi-channel campaigns. Workshop is a fast growing, venture-backed startup based in Omaha, Nebraska. Omaha-based candidates are preferred but will consider remote within ± 2 hours CST for the right candidate.

👀 What we’re looking for:

  • A passion for building and maintaining quality user experiences on the web at scale.
  • Details matter to you, and you sweat the small things. We view product excellence as a north star -- We’re only successful when our users successfully use Workshop and care deeply about the end-to-end user experience.
  • Strong understanding of modern software development methodologies
  • Deep knowledge and experience of object oriented programming in duck typed languages like Ruby or Python. Deep experience with Ruby on Rails is preferred -- we use Ruby on Rails to power our backend platform (and we use Vue on the frontend).
  • Experience with SQL database, schema, and query design and optimization. We’re big fans of PostgreSQL.
  • You care about web performance/optimization and treat performance as a feature.
  • Interest or experience in securing web applications is a plus.

💻 You will:

  • Work closely with our product & design team to translate and execute product vision into scalable product.
  • Be a stakeholder in engineering and product strategy -- this isn’t just another place to knock down story points and tickets -- you’ll have meaningful and direct ownership in your work.
  • Have the autonomy to ship code to production regularly and frequently.
  • Develop tested, scalable core product features that are seamlessly integrated with our API driven frontend.

💵 Compensation & Benefits:

  • Market competitive compensation
  • Healthcare
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited vacation