california app design company

Back-end & API Developer

Yeti & You

At Yeti, everyone is a problem solver. Together we have fun and work hard to build amazing products. We work in small, close-knit teams of designers, developers and product managers with our clients to quickly take ideas from sketches to code. A back-end developer at Yeti is an engineer who loves working with data and solving challenging problems. They collaborate with front-end developers to ensure our applications can communicate seamlessly across multiple platforms.

Ideal Candidate

Yeti is looking for an experienced back-end developer who has seen products through prototyping, building and launch.

You will be a good fit for this role if you can identify with the following:

  • Experience with one or more back-end frameworks, a plus for python and Django
  • Experience with building APIs and collaborating with developers who will be consuming them
  • Able to design efficient databases and solve for data-related performance issues
  • Understand networking at a high level
  • Manage setting up and running an application on a linux-based machine
  • Able to work autonomously in a small collaborative team
  • Have strong communication skills working on teams and with clients
  • Take initiative to implement new technology and research best practices
  • Understand the importance of documenting features, writing tests and maintaining a quality codebase
  • Inspired to work on open source tools

If you don't fit the exact criteria above, please still feel free to apply. Our team is committed to self-improvement, growth and teaching one another.

Position

This is a contract position with a potential to be contract-to-hire if you are interested.

Applying

Please submit your resume and a cover letter to jobs@yeti.co. Be sure to include links to any existing projects that you'd like to share with us that show you enjoy building and creating.

Thanks! 
- The Yeti