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Full-Stack Engineer (web app)

Metaculus is the premier public forecasting platform, with over 1,000,000 forecasts on over 6,000 questions. Metaculus is "epistemic infrastructure", like Wikipedia and Our World In Data, providing the world with trusted, accurate information on a variety of questions, particularly in science and
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forecasting
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Location:
office
homeoffice
Work time:
Job type:
Full-time
Collaboration:
Salary:
3000 - 7000 € / mon
Last update: 15. 11. 2022

Job description

As a Full-Stack Engineer, you will develop new features that help our platform serve the needs of our forecasters and partners. You'll work with a team of talented engineers, designers, product managers, and researchers who consistently produce excellent software and are passionate about our mission.

Responsibilities

  • Write pragmatic, testable, performant code that consistently works

  • Implement and ship features related to how forecasters enter their models and predictions, get feedback, and interact with other forecasters

  • Serve new functionality to our partners, such as Our World in Data

  • Collaborate with other engineers in technical designs, code reviews, deployments, and monitoring

  • Collaborate with product & design on product roadmaps and feature brainstorms

  • Develop more advanced software skills, and learn and share along as part of a cohesive engineering culture with a high standard for quality of execution

Who are we looking for

Our Tech Stack

  • Frontend: JavaScript, TypeScript, SASS, React, AngularJS, D3

  • Backend: Python, Django, PostgreSQL, Redis, Sentry, Heroku, GCP

  • Collaboration: Github, Slack, Notion, Jira, Figma

Why should you choose us

Metaculus offers competitive compensation packages. We are supported by a committed coalition of funding partners.

In addition:

  • This is a remote job with flexible working hours. Our timezones are GMT-8 to GMT+2.

  • As applicable, we provide re-location support and compensation adjustments when employees move to higher cost-of-living areas.

  • We provide generous parental leave.

  • We offer travel opportunities for regular in-person working sessions and team retreats in the US and Europe.

  • We encourage our employees to meaningfully engage with and attend technical conferences and community events.

  • We are an equal opportunity employer that understands and appreciates the benefits of a diverse workforce.

Language proficiency

  • English - C1 - advanced

Skills

  • JavaScript - advanced
  • React - advanced
  • Python - advanced
  • Django - advanced

Details

Start date

ASAP (by agreement)

For whom

  • Professional
  • Young professional (work experience up to 3 years from college graduation)

About initiative

Metaculus

Metaculus (www.metaculus.com) is the premier public forecasting platform, with over 1,000,000 forecasts on over 6,000 questions. Metaculus is "epistemic infrastructure", like Wikipedia and Our World I..
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