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Ask HN: Who is hiring? (October 2021)

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  1. Sense installs in your home's electrical panel and provides insight into your energy use and home activity through our free iOS/Android apps.

    Sense | https://sense.com | Multiple Positions | Cambridge, MA, US & Montreal, QC, CA | REMOTE & Onsite (see positions for detail) | Full-time Sense is making a difference in climate change by helping homeowners manage their energy. Get insights into how your appliances use energy, know what's on without smart appliances or IoT hubs, get alerts or automate your home if you like, or just sit back and save some...
  2. Data visualization & Monitoring with support for Graphite, InfluxDB, Prometheus, Elasticsearch and many more databases

  3. Lottie is an online platform that helps the users in editing and shipping their animations in a few clicks.

    LottieFiles | Malaysia/US | Full-Time, Fully Remote| https://lottiefiles.com/ Lottiefiles is a design tech startup funded by Adobe and Microsoft. Currently, we have 96,000+ companies using our platform.
  4. Make your podcast a product, not a billboard

    Supercast | Software Developer (intermediate / senior) | Remote (Americas timezones) | Full Time | https://supercast.com Supercast is a premium subscription podcast platform. We're growing like crazy and we're looking for our third Software Developer to help us keep up! Looking for someone who's cool with wearing a lot of hats and getting a little bit designy and a little more producty. Folks who like working on...
  5. Hedge fund that crowdsources market trading from AI programmers over the Internet

  6. Cofense provides comprehensive phishing defense services to protect your data, reputation, and business.

  7. Fastest way to work across your cloud apps ⚡️

    Slapdash (YC W19) - Remote - https://slapdash.com/ We have built a low-latency file system for your cloud application as well as the fastest interface in the world - the Command Bar - to interact with it. It's a new type of type of tool that makes modern computer work less tedious and more fun. We are hiring for three engineering roles:
      * Infrastructure Engineer - build infra that turns cloud apps...
  8. The visual workspace for teams.

    Whimsical | Remote US, Canada, EU & UK | Full-Time | Senior Backend and Frontend Engineers | https://whimsical.com Whimsical is the thinking and collaboration tool for distributed work. Our software helps thousands of customers—from individuals to Fortune 500—to work together more effectively. Our back-end stack is Clojure, Postgres, Redis, ECS, and is AWS based. Our front-end stack is Cljs, Reframe, Reagent,...
  9. New Relic is a Software Analytics company that makes sense of billions of metrics across millions of apps. We help the people who build modern software understand the stories their data is trying to tell them.

    New Relic | https://newrelic.com/ | Full-time | Hybrid - Remote New Relic One helps engineers create more perfect software. Instrument, analyze, troubleshoot, and optimize your entire software stack. Sales and Technical Enablement Positions - Help create a team of sales reps that understand the value in instrumenting and how to use the New Relic platform. Work with a team of of super nice and inclusive people. ...
  10. Is that home for sale? What is it worth? Where can I find foreclosures? Stop wondering!

    Zillow, Rich Media Experiences team | Multiple Roles | Fulltime | REMOTE / Onsite in Seattle, San Francisco, Irvine and New York | https://zillow.com We're the team that brings you video walkthroughs, 3D home tours, floor plans and other features to make it easier to dream and shop for your next home! On a typical day in our team you can interact with some of the smartest computer vision scientists, machine...
  11. No-code UX components for Shopify

    Alchemy Commerce (S21) | Founding Engineer | Full Time | San Francisco/New York | https://www.workatastartup.com/companies/alchemy-commerce Alchemy is building the visual development platform for online commerce. We believe two things: the future of online commerce is all about UX/content, and low-code/no-code will empower to a new generation of creators *We're hiring:* - Founding Engineer (Typescript, React,...
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  13. Free and open fair-code licensed node based Workflow Automation Tool. Easily automate tasks across different services.

    freemium $20.0 / Monthly

    n8n | Berlin, Germany OR Remote | Visa supported | Multiple Roles | Full-time n8n (https://n8n.io/) is an extendable workflow automation tool which enables you to connect anything to everything via its open, fair-code model. We recently raised Series A funding from some of the best VCs and angels globally, including Sequoia, Felicis and firstminute. We are hiring for the following roles: - Senior Frontend...
  14. Piktochart for Business Storytelling

    freemium $14.0 / Monthly

    Frontend Tech Lead, Senior Frontend Developer | Remote in Europe | 4-day work week SaaS |Visual communications app https://piktochart.com/ Here's a little information about our culture.
  15. Finally, a low-cost retirement plan for your small or medium-sized business! Learn how ForUsAll's 401(k) advisors leverage technology to lower fees, compliance risk, and administrative work.

    ForUsAll | Ruby on Rails Engineer | Remote | Anywhere in the US | Full-Time | https://forusall.com ForUsAll is helping everyone reach financial safety in retirement using tools, advice, and assets normally reserved for the 1%. We’re hiring experienced Ruby on Rails engineers to help us push the envelope of what’s possible inside a 401(k), including by providing crypto investments as part of a retirement savings...
  16. Fast, simple & secure messaging. Privacy that fits in your pocket.

    Signal | San Francisco or Remote (US Timezones) | Full-Time, Remote-OK | https://signal.org Signal is making private communication simple. As an Open Source project supported by grants and donations, Signal can put users first. There are no ads, no affiliate marketers, no creepy tracking. Just open technology for a fast, simple, and secure messaging experience. We design open protocols, develop Open Source...
  17. Overcome duplicate record and disparate data challenges with healthcare’s market-leading EMPI for accurate patient matching and identification in the cloud.

    NextGate | DevOps Engineer | Remote in USA | Full Time | https://nextgate.com NextGate is a small, well-established company in the Healthcare IT space. Our identity management solutions connect the healthcare ecosystem to provide a comprehensive record of care across the enterprise. With our market-leading Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI), we help organizations overcome the clinical, operational and...
  18. Compare career levels across software eng and other fields

    Levels.fyi | Remote (USA, CAN), Full-time | https://www.levels.fyi/ [Levels.fyi](http://levels.fyi)'s mission is to help every professional build a better career through the most accurate insights and services. Over 1 million professionals use Levels.fyi each month to find and evaluate their next job. It's a painful process - for people and companies alike. We're building the future of hiring by centering...
  19. Embed debt repayment into your app in minutes.

    Method Financial (YC S19) | Engineering, Sales, Leadership | Full Time | Austin, TX or Remote | https://methodfi.com Method is a developer-first API that makes it easy for developers to embed debt repayment on their apps.
  20. Non-profit bank account for high school hackathons

    Hack Club | Remote in USA | Contract | https://hackclub.com and https://github.com/hackclub I run Hack Club, which is a nonprofit that mostly helps high schoolers start programming clubs at their schools. We open source almost everything we do at https://github.com/hackclub/. You can read a little about a summer program we ran a couple months ago here:...
  21. Free and open source high school coding clubs 👊💥

    Hack Club | Remote in USA | Contract | https://hackclub.com and https://github.com/hackclub I run Hack Club, which is a nonprofit that mostly helps high schoolers start programming clubs at their schools. We open source almost everything we do at https://github.com/hackclub/. You can read a little about a summer program we ran a couple months ago here:...
  22. Collaborative code editor with in-browser, real-time execution. Conduct programming phone screens like a boss.

    CoderPad is on a mission to fix the technical interview process. We serve over 3,300 customers and have hosted more than 2.5 million technical interviews in 30+ programming languages since our launch in 2013. It works like an IDE to emulate real world scenarios and is easily personalized to specific team needs, ensuring a positive experience for the candidate and interviewer alike. Thinking about joining us? Read...
  23. Philadelphia-based software development company. Expertly crafting custom software, mobile apps & web applications for enterprise & startup.

    Promptworks | Multiple Roles | Philadelphia PA | REMOTE | https://promptworks.com/ Promptworks builds ingenious software products for innovative companies with big ideas. We are looking for software engineers who care deeply about their craft to join our team and help us create amazing, intuitive web & mobile applications, APIs, products, and services for our clients. Pair programming, continuous integration &...
  24. Fast, easy and reliable testing for anything that runs in a browser. Install Cypress in seconds and take the pain out of front-end testing.

    Cypress | Full-time | Remote in North America | https://cypress.io Cypress provides developers and QA engineers with a better, faster, more reliable way to test anything that runs in a browser. Cypress makes writing, running and debugging tests easy for hundreds of thousands of developers worldwide, including engineering and QA teams from Disney, Slack, GoFundMe, Shopify, PayPal, Betterment, GitHub, NBA, Wayfair,...
  25. Find, manage, and challenge gaming teams

    Guilded | Full-stack engineer | Full-Time, Remote (US Only) | https://guilded.gg Guilded makes the best communication platform for gamers. We upgrade your chat server with calendars, forums, todo lists, media channels, and much more. We recently got acquired by Roblox but are an independent subsidiary, so you'll be joining a very small high performing team with the benefits/comp of a big company. It's a really...
  26. Cloudflare is a global network designed to make everything you connect to the Internet secure, private, fast, and reliable.

  27. A parody of Cameo, turn text/voice into a shoutout with AI.

    Rosebud AI (YC S19) | Flutter Developer | REMOTE | Part-time https://rosebud.ai/ powers a suite of apps to help creatives make content. https://tokkingheads.com/, our most popular app (2 million IOS downloads, all organic, high retention) allows any portrait/photo/face to be animated in seconds with no skill. Creators use Tokkingheads to make memes, deepfake parodies, NFTs, and most notably make their family and...
  28. Faster go to market with AI generated models for photography

    Rosebud AI (YC S19) | Flutter Developer | REMOTE | Part-time https://rosebud.ai/ powers a suite of apps to help creatives make content. https://tokkingheads.com/, our most popular app (2 million IOS downloads, all organic, high retention) allows any portrait/photo/face to be animated in seconds with no skill. Creators use Tokkingheads to make memes, deepfake parodies, NFTs, and most notably make their family and...
  29. Increase business agility, innovate across new business models. Build your commerce architecture of the future with the most flexible commerce API solution.

    Commercetools | Remote (EU and US) or in an office (Germany: Berlin, Munich. US: Durham) | Scala Software Engineers, Site Reliability Engineers | https://commercetools.com commercetools is building a headless commerce for large brands and enterprises. It’s 100% cloud-native and completely API-first. Check https://diginomica.com/lego-moves-headless-e-commerce-improv... For a success story. We handle between 500...
  30. Scrape Google search results from our fast, easy, and complete API.

    SerpApi | https://serpapi.com | Senior Web Engineer | Austin, TX | Full-time | ONSITE or FULLY REMOTE (We're a remote first company) | $150k 1099 SerpApi is the API to scrape and parse search engine results. We deeply support Google, Google Maps, Google Images, Bing, Baidu, and a lot more. Our current stack is Ruby, Rails, MongoDB, and React.JS. We are looking for a senior web designer, a senior Front End...
  31. Decentralized social media by and for the people.

    Planetary.social | Go / Swift Devs | Full-Time | Remote | $ Market | https://planetary.social Help us build out secure scuttlebutt as an open protocol for decentralized social media that puts users in control. Work on open source to solve important problems in the world. Planetary is working with twitter's bluesky to build a better future. We're looking dev's who want to work on our decentralized go lang...
  32. Open source product analytics on your infrastructure.

    PostHog | Multiple Roles | Remote | Full Time | https://posthog.com We're an open source platform for product analytics that took off after a launch HN (https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=22376732). Our mission is to increase the number of successful products in the world. We've raised nearly $30M since that post under 2 years ago, and have around 15K developers in our community. There are two key roles open at...
  33. Abbot makes it easy to add custom scripts to your Slack, Discord, or Microsoft Teams chat

    Abbot (YCS21) | https://ab.bot | REMOTE | Full Time | Core Developer Abbot is a programmable bot that turns team chat into a shared command center. We handle all the boilerplate of building and running these commands so that teams can focus on shipping faster. We are a small team of former GitHubbers who got together because we saw the power of ChatOps and wanted to make it dead simple for everyone to use (see our...
  34. GitHub code review platform.

    Reviewable | UX Engineer | 100% REMOTE (overlap with US time zones) | Full-time | https://reviewable.io Hey there! Reviewable is a code review tool for GitHub pull requests that makes the process of serious reviews thorough yet efficient. It's not for everyone but the teams that need it swear by it, especially in larger companies. We're building out our team and need an experienced UX Engineer: somebody who's...
  35. Highly intelligent customer support self-service solution via AI/ML/NLP science

    Solvvy | Senior Python Backend Engineer | Full-Time, Fully Remote | https://solvvy.com/ Solvvy is a next-gen chatbot and customer support automation platform built with AI, ML, and Natural Language Processing technology. Solvvy is looking for a Pythoneer passionate about applying cutting-edge developments in the Python programming language and ecosystem to build amazing support experiences. You'll be responsible...
  36. Find, book & save on both daily & monthly parking with convenient garages, lots & valets near your destination.

    * Extracting services from our monolith and building automation to keep them organized and up-to-date. SpotHero (https://spothero.com/) is a rapidly growing with the mission of bringing the parking industry into the future through technology. Drivers across the nation use the SpotHero mobile app or website to reserve convenient, affordable parking on-the-go or in advance, and parking companies rely on us to help...
  37. Advanced sleep and fitness tracker

    Oura Health | Multiple positions | Finland, USA, Switzerland | REMOTE possible | Full Time The Oura ring and the Oura app (https://ouraring.com) are providing a leading solution to understand your sleep and recovery. We have multiple software engineering roles open both in Finland, Switzerland and USA. They are ranging all the way from SREs and backend engineers to app engineers and data scientists. A few...
  38. Personalized interior design & high-quality furniture rental

    Pabio (YC S21) (https://pabio.com) | Generalist/Ops, Full-stack JS Engineer, Part-time Engineering Intern | ALL REMOTE Pabio is democratizing beautiful living. We want to disrupt the furniture industry and change how people live by offering a better, more sustainable, and more affordable alternative to traditional furniture retail. With Pabio, consumers get their apartment fully-furnished by a professional...
  39. Personalized sales emails, at scale.

    Mesg.ai | backend engineer | permanent full-time | ONSITE at our office in London if desired or REMOTE in Europe Mesg.ai helps sales teams around the world research potential customers at scale and send personalised outreach messages that are relevant, well written and timely. We're hiring our first backend engineer to work on a serverless Golang microservices stack running on AWS. This would be a great role if...
  40. Manage aggregate data with a flexible data model which has been field-tested for more than 15 years.

    DHIS2 (University of Oslo) | Multiple Roles | Onsite/Remote around CET | Oslo, Norway | https://dhis2.org DHIS2 is the largest health information system in the world. It is a free and open source global public good, developed at the University of Oslo (UiO) with ample support from the likes of WHO, CDC, Gates Foundation, Global Vaccine Alliance, norad.no, UNICEF, and others. DHIS2 is used at the national level in...
  41. A complete analytical toolkit, free forever

    Mode | San Francisco, CA | Onsite | Remote OK | https://mode.com Mode is building a world-class platform for data scientists, analysts, and everyone else who needs to ask and answer questions with data. Our product is an integral part of data science workflows at Lyft, Twitch, Shopify, and thousands of other data-savvy organizations. To learn more about who we are, our engineering culture, and whether this is the...
  42. RStudio™ is a new integrated development environment (IDE) for R.

    RStudio | Multiple Roles | Remote | Full-time | https://rstudio.com RStudio is a Public Benefit Corporation that makes software for data scientists. Our core offering is an open source data science toolchain, and we aim to make it available to everyone, regardless of their economic means. We've also been fully remote for many years. I have the first role below open for Go development, but there are plenty of...
  43. Stoplight is an API Design, Development, and Documentation platform that enables consistency, reusability, and quality in your API lifecycle, all with an easy, enjoyable developer experience.

    freemium

    Stoplight | Senior Frontend Engineer | Austin TX / Full Remote | Full-Time | https://stoplight.io/ https://stoplight.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=25 --- "Stoplight is expanding our engineering team with developers excited about working on a product meant for other developers. Our design-first platform is changing the way product and engineering teams build and collaborate on their microservice applications. Are...
  44. Wireless HDMI for everyone

  45. Grow and measure your community across any platform with Orbit, the community experience platform. Try Orbit for free!

    Learn more about Orbit: https://orbit.love.
  46. Customer engagement platform used by over 1 million developers and marketers; the fastest and most reliable way to send mobile and web push notifications, in-app messages, emails, and SMS.

    freemium $9.0 / Monthly (Plus usage-based costs. (Growth Plan). )

    OneSignal | Multiple Roles | Onsite/Remote | New York | Full-Time | https://onesignal.com/ OneSignal has grown rapidly to where we are today serving billions of HTTP requests daily and sending upwards of over 10 billion messages daily. Our massive scale, small team, kindness in all our interactions, and focus on ownership and personal growth make OneSignal a uniquely great place to work. OneSignal’s vision is to...