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Sr. Back-End Developer

New York, NY
  • Posted: 15 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

pager is an internet discovery platform powered by smart, interactive screenshots. Our first product is a visual link in bio that helps creators curate, save, and share content collections more easily.

We’re looking for a sr. back-end developer to lead the development of our application backend, with a focus on integrating our machine learning initiatives with our consumer experiences. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment. As an early hire you’ll have incredible impact in the company culture, product, and execution.


  • Design, implement, and constantly improve our secured backend-architecture
  • Build a scalable, stable and maintainable client-side and server-side architecture that can help the product to grow rapidly
  • Testing and fixing bugs or other coding issues
  • Write code and tests, build prototypes, resolve issues, and profile and analyze bottlenecks
  • Write technical documentation


  • 6+ years of experience as a back-end developer, preferably in highly distributed systems.
  • Experience working with and provisioning AWS infrastructure.
  • Strong framework experience - you have extensively worked with NodeJS and SQL and are fluent in modern web-development frameworks (NextJS, NestJS)
  • Experience building consumer products is a huge plus!

Who You Are

  • You have excellent analytical and creative problem solving skills - and thrive when solutions are often complex and ambiguous
  • You take responsibility for your own solutions and continuously improve on them
  • You are able to suggest and also implement new approaches, frameworks, tools leveraging your knowledge and experience
  • You are skilled at communication; and can clearly communicate technical designs and trade-offs with technical/non-technical team members
  • You can translate product needs into technical tasks
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • You care about the craftsmanship of the code and systems you produce


  • Competitive salary and equity compensation
  • Top-tier health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Unlimited PTO in addition to observing US national holidays
  • Our beautiful office in Dumbo, Brooklyn



New York, NY



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