Senior Backend Engineer

  • 3501 Wazee St, Denver, CO 80216, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Brandfolder is on a mission to make managing your digital assets a seamless process.  We aim to deliver the world’s most powerfully simple platform for storing, sharing and showcasing assets. The people at Brandfolder drive our success, and we need people who push the boundaries and will push us forward.  That is where YOU come in.

Our company culture is driven by a customer first mindset, fosters employee growth and development, and promotes building connections amongst teams.  How do we do this? By building a world class product and creating an environment that values autonomy, flexibility and the opportunity for employees to be themselves.

Do you want a role where your contributions directly affect the success of the company? Do you want to take the next step to a place that will push you to grow in your career? If so, we’d love to have you aboard. We have a team of curious, eager, and humble individuals who rally together both within and outside the confines of the office and aim to expand and evolve.

Job Description

Remote available

Brandfolder is looking for a talented and motivated Senior Back-end Engineer to expand our impact as an established leader in Digital Asset Management. You will inspire the most recognizable brands in the world, including TripAdvisor and Slack and GettyImages clients, by building a product that makes company assets easily discoverable while surfacing strategic insights that help increase brand engagement. At our core, Brandfolder is brand-focused, crafts simple and intuitive experiences, and builds elegant and scalable solutions. On the back-end team, you will have the opportunity to help our platform scale while delivering industry-leading features to our customers. Lastly, you will use your experience to build high performance applications and the tools to support them to curate best practices with the team.

Who are we looking for? You have a solid foundation in modern web applications and can confidently execute on tasks and projects through the full software lifecycle including integration and unit testing. You have experience building stable, performant, and secure software. You have a passion for building products, and getting it in the hands of users.

Do you want a role where your contributions directly affect the success of the company? Will you make a name for yourself at Brandfolder? Our team is passionate, curious, eager, and humble. We believe in having fun, both inside and outside of the office, and being flexible to expand and evolve our culture as our team grows. We embrace that each interaction and opportunity for feedback helps us grow individually and collectively. We face the challenges ahead of us as a team and work collaboratively to solve them.

What you’ll do

  • Join a collaborative and inclusive team of the most savvy devs in Denver

  • Deploy production changes daily

  • Contribute to best-in-class development patterns and practices as we grow

  • Develop and own new features from the ground up

  • Constantly optimize and improve our experiences

  • Become an integral contributor to the direction of the product and the team

  • Support and grow our existing features and captivated users that leverage them


What you’ll need

  • 6+ years of software development experience

  • Positive attitude and the adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • History of engineering scalable, performant, and secure APIs

  • Advocate for deployment and development best practices

  • Proficiency in a dynamic language (Ruby or Python)

  • Experience leveraging asynchronous message queues and workers

  • Ability to communicate cross-functionally and within product, design, and development

  • The drive to take initiative and own high-impact projects from day one

Bonus Points for

  • A growth mindset and passion for learning

  • Enthusiasm for Ruby on Rails

  • Developing applications at scale

  • Understanding of deployment best practices

  • The ability to elevate those around you

  • Previous work experience in a startup environment

Additional Information

Brandfolder Perks

  • Exposure to the world’s most powerful brands
  • Generous paid time off
  • Medical and dental insurance, 100% paid by Brandfolder
  • Great office location in RiNo, bike and light rail friendly
  • Company events and happy hours
  • Dog-friendly office

About Brandfolder

Headquartered in Denver’s RiNo neighborhood, Brandfolder is an enterprise digital asset management (DAM) platform that enables businesses to organize, discover, distribute, and measure brand engagement. Loved by global brands including Under Armour, New Belgium, Slack, and jetBlue.

Brandfolder is an equal opportunity employer; we are focused on creating an inclusive environment and believe that diversity of all types is essential to our success. We encourage all to apply, and will choose you on the basis of qualifications and merit.