Senior Product Engineer @ Recruiting From Scratch - Los Angeles, CA

Job Overview

2 months ago

Senior Product Engineer

Recruiting From Scratch - Los Angeles, CA

About Our Client

Our client is on a mission to revive and modernize the American Dream by bringing the homebuilding process online. They couldn't be more excited to work at the intersection of software and the real world. Our client believes that this is where our society's best progress will come from in the next 10 years.

They are a growing team of 20+, and our engineering team is a tight-knit group of 5. They come from companies like Opendoor, CBRE, Facebook, Toll Brothers, etc. They are backed by top investors, including Khosla Ventures, YCombinator, JLL Spark, Sam Altman, Kevin Hartz and many more.

Our client is not taking a traditional approach, and we're not looking for traditional thinkers. Working on the early team puts you at the cornerstone of simplifying the custom home building process and making it accessible to all. They are looking for talented individuals who not only challenge the norm, but challenge us as a team.

About the Role

  • You'll be an early engineer, joining a team of 4 exceptional engineers.

  • You'll be shipping major features often, iterating on those features, and building out our core frontend infrastructure.

  • They mean what they say: they want you to do the best work of your life here. Our client wants to give you the responsibility to build the future of living, and they take this commitment seriously.

About You

  • You are a product-minded engineer focused on building a fantastic experience for customers.

  • You are comfortable moving across the stack when necessary, though prefer to enhance and design, build out, and iterate on frontend applications.

  • You have designed, built, and maintained production-grade web applications.

  • You are comfortable owning and driving the development of major features within the product.

  • You are excited about working on a small team and helping us set the long term vision for our engineering organization and product direction.

  • You care more about solving customers' problems and building a delightful experience than about using a particular technology to do it.

Technical Requirements

Experience in developing REST APIs to serve web clients, preferably using
+ Express.

  • Experience designing frontend user experiences and turning those designs into reality.

  • Experience in gathering user-feedback from analytics, user interviews, and/or other sources to drive product direction and improve user experience.

  • Nice-to-haves include experience in mobile development, SQL database querying and data modeling, GraphQL, and growth-feature development (eg. SEO, A/B testing, etc.).

Tech Stack

  • Webpack

+ Express

  • Google Cloud Platform


  • Unlimited PTO

  • Dental/medical/vision insurance

  • Generous equity options

  • Soon: 401(k) matching

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