Senior Full Stack Engineer


<strong><br>Quick Take: </strong>Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. We’re hiring a Senior Full-Stack Engineer!</div><div>
<strong><br>Why it Matters: </strong>Our Engineering team enables our mission of delivering the cleanest, smartest, most efficient and trustworthy content to our users. This team member will be a core part of building our web-stack codebases, working closely with an assigned squad on product direction, and helping develop the skills of less experienced developers with industry best practices around architecture, testing, and professional growth.</div><div>
<strong><br>Go Deeper:</strong> In this role, you will help make Axios a stronger, more successful tech company through the following responsibilities:</div><ul>
<li>Building our products, including, content creation tools, and other internal products</li>
<li>Writing clean, well-documented, and well-tested code using best practices</li>
<li>Collaborating with assigned product squad to ensure Axios ships the best products possible on time</li>
<li>Mentoring and growing the next generation of software engineers through pair-programming and empathetic code review</li>
<li>Staying up to date with industry trends and collaborating on best practices</li>
<br><strong>The Details:</strong> Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Axios’ mission and possess the following skills and attributes:</div><ul>
<li>Deep experience and interest in Python and Django (esp as REST API) </li>
<li>Familiarity in a frontend framework, such as React, Angular or Vue</li>
<li>Experience and strong interest in functional programming is preferred </li>
<li>Experience working with CI/CD pipelines and understanding best deployment practices</li>
<li>Proven ability to ship high quality, testable, and accessible code quickly</li>
<li>Experience working with product designers</li>
<li>Experience building APIs</li>
<li>Experience with data modeling in relational databases</li>
<li>A belief in and commitment to Axios’ diversity, equity, and inclusion values </li>
<br><strong>Don’t Forget:</strong>
<li>Competitive salary</li>
<li>Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)</li>
<li>Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave</li>
<li>Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays</li>
<li>Company equity</li>
<li>Commuter and cell phone benefit</li>
<li>A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture</li>
<li>Annual learning and development stipend</li>
<br><strong>Additional pandemic-related benefits</strong>:</div><ul>
<li>One mental health day per month</li>
<li>$100 monthly work-from-home stipend</li>
<li>Tele-mental health services </li>
<li>OneMedical membership, including tele-health services </li>
<li>Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers </li>
<li>Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies </li>
<li>Weekly company-sponsored exercise and meditation classes </li>
<li>Virtual company-sponsored social events</li>

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