Overview

Altruist is a hyper-growth fintech company on a mission to make financial advice better, more accessible, and affordable. Our team is building a  revolutionary platform that reduces barriers to entry into wealth creation and management for financial advisors and their clients. Using Altruist, advisors can work more efficiently and reduce costs, enabling them to help more people.

If you’re passionate about your craft and are looking for big, meaningful problems to solve, then you’ll love what we’re doing. At Altruist, you’ll have the opportunity to do exciting work on products ranging from complex enterprise business software to a beautiful consumer app experience and user acquisition platform.

Altruist is entering an exciting phase, and we’re looking for a Full Stack Developer to join our Engineering team.

What You’ll Do

  • Work with marketing and design teams to clearly understand requirements and turn them into technical design
  • Present technical designs to the team with clear breakdowns of tasks and deliverables
  • Deploy production ready code and ensure changes are working as intended
  • Lead with engineering best practices and make decisions based on definable metrics
  • Promote a culture of quality, accountability, autonomy, and open communication across teams
  • Be great to work with and take responsibility for meeting deadlines for your team’s deliverables
  • Uphold strong levels of integrity for accuracy, data quality, and uptime

What You’ll Bring

  • 5+ years of experience building and maintaining CMS applications
  • Experience building frontend user interfaces using:
    • CSS (Responsive design), HTML, Javascript ES6+ with functional programming principles
    • Modern frameworks: React or Vue, Sass or Styled components
    • Frontend Build Tools such as Webpack or Grunt
    • Package managers such as NPM and Yarn
  • Experience building and managing CMS platforms using:
    • PHP 7+ with object-oriented principles
    • Relational databases: MySQL or PostgreSQL
    • WordPress frameworks: Roots.io, Bedrock, or Sage
    • Template engines such as Twig
    • Package managers such as Composer
  • Experience implementing unit/integration tests
  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • Ability to utilize and contribute to code deployment and migration infrastructure
  • Thorough understanding and ability to debug and optimize critical aspects of client and server side applications
  • Experience implementing SEO best practices
  • Experience using application monitoring tools like New Relic or DataDog

What You’ll Get

At Altruist, you’ll partner with a talented group of creators working relentlessly to disrupt an antiquated system primed for radical change. You’ll have the freedom to do your best work alongside down-to-earth professionals at the forefront  of their disciplines and the opportunity to make a real impact through your contributions. As an early team member at a  game-changing, growing company, you’ll have a significant influence on how we deliver on our mission.

Altruist believes the best work comes from a happy team who’s continually encouraged to grow and develop their expertise.

We take pride in our culture, built on a foundation of mutual respect and transparency, and rooted in our three core values:

Kindness: The equal and kind treatment of all is of foremost importance to us, and we continually strive to bring diversity in thought and background to our team to strengthen our company.

Brilliance: Constantly striving to better your craft and broaden your boundaries through consistent learning and growth.

Grit: Our team is driven, has a bias towards action, and an insatiable appetite for getting things done to bring us closer to realizing our mission.

What You’ll Get

At Altruist, you’ll partner with a talented group of creators working relentlessly to disrupt an antiquated system primed for radical change. You’ll have the freedom to do your best work alongside down-to-earth professionals at the forefront  of their disciplines and the opportunity to make a real impact through your contributions. As an early team member at a  game-changing, growing company, you’ll have a significant influence on how we deliver on our mission.

Altruist believes the best work comes from a happy team who’s continually encouraged to grow and develop their expertise.

We take pride in our culture, built on a foundation of mutual respect and transparency, and rooted in our three core values:

Kindness: The equal and kind treatment of all is of foremost importance to us, and we continually strive to bring diversity in thought and background to our team to strengthen our company.

Brilliance: Constantly striving to better your craft and broaden your boundaries through consistent learning and growth.

Grit: Our team is driven, has a bias towards action, and an insatiable appetite for getting things done to bring us closer to realizing our mission.