Software Engineer - Backend

Tysons Corner, VA
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At theCut, the brand loyalty we've maintained is born from true love of our product. Users appreciate the care and craftsmanship that goes into each release. We need you to help us continue to build the premier barbershop experience for our users. You’ll need to be a top notch problem solver with an edge - we’re adding ten's of thousands of users every week so you’ll have to learn fast and be quick on your feet.

We’re looking for an Backend Engineer who will take a key role on our team. You should have knowledge in all stages of software development. You’ll be working alongside our CTO and development team, collaborating on the various layers of our backend services.

  • Collaborate with the product and engineering team to design, implement, and launch new features and products
  • Fix bugs and address issues as they arise
  • Maintain code quality, integrity and organization
  • Define, codify, and establish the standards for high quality software
  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the software field
  • Constantly be learning and developing your personal skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years experience in software development
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with Typescript
  • Experience developing high quality scalable/secure backends
  • Experience with software testing techniques
  • Proficient in Git
  • Attention to detail and critical problem solving skills
  • Experience as an engineer in both an early stage startup and a fully scaled company
  • Passion for theCut and barbershop culture
  • You’ve booked a haircut on theCut
  • Great medical, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Student loan repayment plan
  • 401(k) plan to help save for your future
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Health and wellness stipend
  • Free lunch and snacks
  • Free company swag
  • Free haircuts through theCut