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About the position as we continue to change the game for govtech, you will be jumping headfirst into a team of passionate and talented individualsAs a lead web developer, you will be the tech lead for a small team developing our rollcall and euit (european union intelligence tracker) wordpress applications that are used daily by key decision-makers in governments and companies around the worldBeyond enhancing and pushing forward the capabilities of our client-facing application, you will be critical in guiding and developing software that powers our applications.
The work represented by the members of your team is likely to be diverse, representing any of the company’s product lines and corresponding technology stacksYour focus will be to see and plan for the connections across that work and to develop best practices and processes that prioritize excellence and collaborationWhile you will help lead in a technical direction, this role will also require you to dive into the tech, leveraging your development and engineering experience while growing the skills of the team around you.
About engineering at fiscalnote our team has a wealth of diverse life and career experiences that allow us to think outside of the box and ahead of the curveYou`ll get the opportunity to work at an institution pushing the boundaries of open data transparency while collaborating with some of the industry’s brightest engineers and data scientists to devise, nurture, and implement cutting-edge solutions to continuously evolving engineering challengesAbout you ambitiousDetail-orientedThoughtfulAlthough proud of how far you’ve come in honing your craft, you look forward to constantly growing in your technical abilitiesEven more excited to share your skills and experiences, you thrive in collaborative environments in which the free flow of ideas serves as the catalyst for bold resultsFeeding off of a highly competent engineering and product development culture, you yearn to contribute to the foundational growth of a company with unlimited growth and market capture potential.
What to expect in this position:
Lead a small team of software engineers, facilitating their growth and expanding their software development and engineering skills to meet both individual and company goals
Take ownership of the lifecycle of this product which includes development, code reviews, and ci/cd via github actions deploying into a wordpress vip environment
Work with product management to lead initiatives for design, estimation, development, and deployment of new features
Manage expectations and communications for a diverse team of contractors
Identify cross-system dependencies, break work into smaller chunks, and create system designs that are right-sized for the problems at hand
Lead initiatives for system and process improvements
Work with leads from ux, product, and project management to define and shape work
Triage technical debt and production issues effectively to maintain customer satisfaction
Create technical documentation and present it to various audiences and stakeholders
Performance management of the engineering team including coaching and development meetings that help individuals become more dynamic, technology-agnostic engineers and leaders
What sets you apart:
4+ years software engineering experience
2+ years of wordpress application development
Developed engineering best practices and processes that prioritize excellence in various areas (ci/cd, version control, cloud infrastructure, integration testing, etc)
Strong understanding of coding best practices and controls and ability to lead a team in technical directions leveraging these best practices
Experienced in agile methodologies and practices
Collaborated across functions (product, ux, and other stakeholders)
Communicated technical information to non-technical audiences and providing clear, concise, and constructive feedback
Considering us locations only for this position and time zone requirements may apply in order to address team and business needs#li-aw1 #so #li-remote
About fiscalnote fiscalnote is the premier information services company focused on global policy and market intelligenceBy combining ai technology, expert analysis, and legislative, regulatory, and geopolitical data, fiscalnote is reinventing the way that organizations minimize risk and capitalize on opportunity.
Home to cq, roll call, oxford analytica, and votervoice, fiscalnote empowers more than 5,000 clients worldwide to monitor, manage, and act on the issues that matter most to themTo learn more about fiscalnote and its family of brands, visit fiscalnote.com and follow @fiscalnote.
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Fiscalnote is continuing to hire new talent, with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to covid-19New team members, along with our current staff, will temporarily work remotely (unless communicated otherwise).
If your background and experience align with the competencies above, we encourage you to apply so that we can review your experience and learn more about how you can add to fiscalnote’s growth and success.
Company benefits fiscalnote offers competitive salaries, equity packages, and retirement accounts to ensure we’re all fn ownersWe work hard, so our open vacation policy helps us ensure you’re getting the r&r you needWe offer comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance options supplemented by a flexible spending account (fsa)We have a slew of other benefits which you can check out at careers.fiscalnote.com.
Fiscalnote values diversityWe are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employeesWe welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or ageFiscalnote is an eeoc employer.
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Posted 30+ days ago