Software Engineer (Backend)

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Permanently Remote
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Impactful, Permanently Remote Work at Anedot.

If you enjoy...

  • programming for complex data platforms with transactional workflows and zero tolerance for errors
  • using open-sourced packages
  • shipping via continuous deploy
  • being on a self-managing team, supported via DevOps team automation
  • working in an environment that has few meetings and little bureaucracy
  • (or have an interest in) serving campaigns, churches, ministries, nonprofits, and schools

then keep reading.


Backend Engineers contribute to Anedot's Product by working on the Product team.

  • Operations (Finance, Service, Accounts, People, Legal)
  • Growth (Content, Success)
  • Product (Service & Integrations, DevOps & Financial Payment Ops, Features & Projects, Core UI & Components)

Software Engineers are led by the Director of Engineering.

What You'll Need to be Successful in this Role

  • Backend programming experience
  • Minimum 5 years working in an agile team-oriented development environment with peer code reviews
  • Strong familiarity with Ruby/Rails (and nice-to-have basic React experience)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, or related field a plus

What Success Looks Like in this Role

  1. Write well-designed, testable code, commit work to GitHub to ensure compatibility and stability
  2. Work in friendly agile team, collaborative, engineering environment with continuous delivery
  3. Review the work of other engineers providing feedback and suggestions for improvement
  4. Work with the team to upgrade, troubleshoot, and debug, existing systems
  5. Continuously increase knowledge and skills of codebase languages, frameworks, & tools

How We Measure Success in this Role

  • Periodic informal feedback and review of work
  • Continuous deploy
  • ~Code contribution and quality
  • ~Communication, teamwork, documentation, and completeness of work

Technical info

  • Javascript (React)
  • Ruby (Rails)
  • Postgres
  • GitHub
  • AWS Cloud platform
  • Kubernetes
  • Sidekiq Enterprise for workers/jobs/queues
  • Testing tools/frameworks
  • ~Jest
  • ~Cypress
  • ~RSpec
  • ~GitHub Actions

Company values

See our careers page for more information.


See our careers page for perks and benefits information.

Terms of employment at Anedot

  • Full-time, exempt
  • Permanently remote
  • At-will employment

Please note that we’re unable to offer individual feedback during the screening process. Our hiring team simply doesn’t have the bandwidth to offer personalized feedback before the interview stage.

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