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Ask HN: Who is hiring? (October 2022)

ElasticSearch Orion Browser Citrine Informatics Felt Zulip Slab Column Bank Virta Health
  1. Elasticsearch is an open source, distributed, RESTful search engine.

    #Search Engine #Custom Search Engine #Custom Search 17 social mentions

  2. Incredible speed. Total protection. Orion is the ultimate way to experience the internet on all your Apple devices.
    Orion Browser by Kagi | | Full-time | macOS development | REMOTE Kagi is a bootstrapped startup with the mission to humanize the web through our novel, ad-free web search engine and zero telemetry web browser. We are hiring a macOS developer for the Orion browser team. Full-time or part-time (hourly rate) possible. Flexible work conditions, remote work OK. Early startup equity available. Create the future best browser for Apple devices with us. Send your CV to

    #Web Browsers #Internet #Web Tools 136 social mentions

  3. Citrine machine learning-based platform mines data related to materials, chemicals, processes to help companies reach manufacturing targets.
    Citrine Informatics | Backend, AI Engine | Team Remote-First (US Only) | Full-Time | We bring machine learning solutions to global materials science challenges. From green plastics to lighter more efficient cars, to better batteries, to less toxic dyes for clothing – the future of our planet hinges on how we create the next generation of materials and chemicals. We work directly with innovative companies in the $80Tn materials market, making the development tradeoffs that will impact our planet for generations to come. We’re looking for talented software engineers interested in data and empirical science to build the ML platform the world uses to develop materials sustainably. Tech Stack Includes: Java, Python, Scala, Swagger/OpenAPI, Akka HTTP, Slick, Postgres, SQL Benefits Include: equity, $5k annual professional growth budget, paid medical/dental/vision, parental leave, unlimited PTO. Apply here:

    #Developer Tools #Team Collaboration #Software Engineering 7 social mentions

  4. Location data infrastructure | Geofencing SDK and API
    Https:// Radar Labs is a location infrastructure SaaS platform. Over the past year Radar has been used from 100M+ devices doing 10,000 qps. We've recently raised our Series C and are a small. We're based across the US, with an HQ in NYC in Union Square. There's a ton of opportunity to make an impact and work on a variety of things, as we're a pretty fluid team: - Infrastructure (e.g. Evaluate our production workloads on ARM64 and build out our AWS stack with Terraform CDK) - Platform (e.g. Build out abstractions for our product engineers to ingest and compute geo queries at high-scale) - Data (e.g. Process, deduplicate, and evaluate 10s of millions of POIs from a variety of vendors and open data) - Mobile (e.g. Building a control system that automatically configures optimizing battery-life and location accuracy for different use-cases over time) - Product (e.g. Build tools to visualize and debug location data at scale) Check out our jobs page here: If you have any questions, feel free to reply here or you can e-mail me at

    #Maps #Developer Tools #Web Mapping 7 social mentions

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    Beautifully designed newsrooms for the world's leading brands.
    • Paid
    • Free Trial ( | Remote / Europe Creative front-end developer. React, Vue.js. Join our experienced development team of product builders and create exciting user experiences and newsrooms for industry-changing, design-centric brands like WeTransfer, VanMoof, Dolby, Ace & Tate, and Remote. If a challenging job at a fully remote company (that allows you to live and work from where you want) sounds like something for you–join us and chase that dream. Apply here:

    #Marketing Platform #Marketing #Public Relations 3 social mentions

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    Felt lets you create maps collaboratively, using world-class data, and share them in a single click. For team projects or epic adventure with friends.
    Felt | Engineering Manager, Data | Oakland, CA or REMOTE (US timezones) | Full Time | Felt is the best way to make maps on the internet. It's surprisingly hard to make a map today, and people in 15+ industries rely on them to do their jobs. Climate change and the resulting natural disasters are forcing even more people to become map-makers, and Felt is here to meet that need. It's the first easy-to-use collaborative mapping software, founded by a team of technologists with a proven track-record. My co-founder and CEO, Sam, is a former YC founder who sold his previous company [1] and I'm an early Uber engineer. We are on the lookout for an hands-on engineering manager for our data team. Felt makes giant geospatial datasets a breeze to work with and we are currently building our next-generation of our data stack on AWS. The team you'll be managing is full of expert engineers from Facebook, Carto, Mapbox, and Uber. We recently launched a major new product that allows you to use Felt's tools with any dataset [2] and have hired Erica Fischer, the author of the industry-defining Tippiecanoe tool. We are well-funded and just raised our $15M Series A. You can read more about it our funding here [3], and our announcement here [4]. Our terms are employee-friendly terms such as early exercise, a 10-year exercise window and even a matching 401(k).[5] If you are an experienced manager, please reach out via hello @! [1] [2]

    #Maps #Graphic Design Software #Marketing Platform 26 social mentions

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    Chat for distributed teams. Zulip combines the immediacy of real-time chat with an email threading model. With Zulip, you can catch up on important conversations while ignoring irrelevant ones.
    • Open Source
    Zulip | Senior Frontend Engineer | REMOTE or San Francisco | Full-time or part-time | At Zulip, we’re out to build the world’s best collaboration platform, and we’re committed to keeping it 100% open source. Zulip is the only modern team chat app that is designed for both live and asynchronous conversations. Our product serves as the communication hub for businesses, open-source projects, educators and communities around the world. We’re looking for a senior frontend engineer to join our small core team and help define the future of team chat. In this role, you will work closely with Zulip’s product and design leads to drive work on a major initiative to redesign Zulip’s core surfaces. We are also hiring for other Engineering and Marketing roles. For full details on this role and other open positions, check out Apply at

    #Communication #Group Chat & Notifications #Messaging 54 social mentions

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    Slab is a knowledge hub for the modern workplace. We help teams unlock their full potential through shared learning and documentation. Slab features a beautiful editor, blazing fast search, and dozens of integrations like Slack, GitHub, and G Suite.
    Slab | Software Engineer & Designer | Remote (Worldwide) | Full-time At Slab (, we believe that knowledge is the foundation of any organization's success. When a team's collective knowledge is more accessible, that team's potential is limitless. Our product helps teams easily create, organize, and discover knowledge across the entire company, from non-technical to tech-savvy. Each day, thousands of customers rely on Slab across their entire workforces, including Asana, Benchling, and Fivetran. You'd be joining a team of thoughtful and experienced engineers, distributed worldwide across North America, Europe, and Asia. Stack: React, GraphQL, Elixir, Phoenix, Kubernetes Take a look at our open roles:.

    #Work Collaboration #Note Taking #Productivity 16 social mentions

  9. The only nationally chartered bank built to enable developers and builders to create new financial products
    Column ( | Software Engineer, Infrastructure Software Engineer, Security Engineer | San Francisco, CA or Remote (for exceptional candidates) | Full Time Column is the first nationally chartered bank built from the ground up for developers. We provide an API first, modern banking experience for our customers, replacing the bloated middleware and legacy software that currently powers most financial companies. Started by the co-founder of Plaid, we are a team of 7 experienced engineers looking for 1 or 2 more infra/backend folks to add to our team. We all work on high impact, independently driven projects (think lending, checks, international payments) and support some of the biggest fintech companies out there (ex: Brex). Apply here: or read more about our hiring philosophy here: Feel free to reach out with any questions at

    #Banking #Finance #APIs 9 social mentions

  10. Reversing type 2 diabetes without medications or surgery
    Virta Health ( | REMOTE (USA Only) | Full-Time Virta is the first company with a clinically-proven treatment to safely and sustainably reverse type-2 diabetes without the use of medications or surgery. Our innovations in nutritional biochemistry, data science and digital tools combined with our clinical expertise are shifting the diabetes treatment paradigm from management to reversal.

    #iPhone #Health And Fitness #Android 4 social mentions

  11. Simple IP address information.
    • Open Source | Various Roles | Remote (Anywhere) | Fulltime / Contract | IPinfo is a leading provider of IP address data. Our API handles almost 100 billion requests a month, and we also license our data for use in many products and services you might have used. We started as a side project back in 2013, offering a free geolocation API, and we've since bootstrapped ourselves to a profitable business with a global team of over 20, and grown our data offerings to include geolocation, IP to company, carrier detection, and VPN detection. Our customers include T-Mobile, Nike, DataDog, DemandBase, Clearbit and many more. We're looking for exceptional and ambitious people to join our team - we've got various roles we're looking to hire for: - Sr Fullstack Engineer - tech lead for a web eng team. Work on the codebase that powers our API, improve our rate limiting & authentication, help build out new features etc. Apply via - DevOps / infra eng - our second infra hire. Should be familiar with google cloud, k8s, big query, airflow etc. Help keep our api up and efficiently handling our volume. Apply via Any questions about the roles or IPinfo feel free to reach out to me directly at

    #IP Data #Geolocation #IP Geolocation 211 social mentions

  12. Intruder is a security monitoring platform for internet-facing systems.
    • Paid
    • Free Trial
    Intruder ( | Various Engineering roles | Full-Time | London | REMOTE optional (UK or nearby timezone required) Intruder is a SaaS platform that helps companies easily identify their cyber security weaknesses, and fix them, before they get hacked. We're a fast growing startup, over 2200 customers from around the world love our product. Tech stack: Ruby on Rails and Python/Django back-end apps. Celery/RabbitMQ for orchestrating background jobs like scanning for vulnerabilities. Vue.js front-end. Many 3rd party API integrations. Mostly hosted on Kubernetes. Although our company base is London (a nice office in a WeWork in Shoreditch), we have team members located around the globe and our dev team is remote first. We'll consider remote applications for this role as long as you're within 2 hours of the GMT timezone. Our open roles: - Software Engineers with backend or full-stack skills - Senior Software Engineer that is able to help scale our technology so it can meet the needs of a global SaaS platform, as well as taking on a leadership position within the team For more details please check

    #Security #Cyber Security #Web Application Security 4 social mentions

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    Winter helps your customers buy NFTs with a credit card or bank account.

    #Crypto #Developer Tools #Art

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    Scrape Google search results from our fast, easy, and complete API.
    • Open Source
    SerpApi | | Senior Web Engineer | Based in Austin, TX but everyone is remote | Full-time | ONSITE or FULLY REMOTE (We're a remote first company) | $160k 1099 for US or local avg + 20% for outside the US SerpApi is the leading 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 Engineer, and a Senior Backend Engineer. For the senior web designer position, we're looking for someone to give us a strong visual direction and experience in CSS, JS, or React are definitely plusses but not required. We have an awesome work environment: We are a remote first company. We do continuous integration, continuous deployments, code reviews, code pairings, profit sharing, and most of communication is async via GitHub. We value super strongly transparency, do open books, have a public roadmap, and contribute to the EFF. Apply at:

    #SEO #SEO Tools #APIs 69 social mentions

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    Pixel perfect image labeling for industrial, medical, and large scale dataset creation. Create ground truth 10 times faster.
    • Open Source

    #Data Labeling #Image Annotation #Data Science And Machine Learning 1 social mentions

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    Render is a unified platform to build and run all your apps and websites with free SSL, a global CDN, private networks and auto deploys from Git.
    - Engineering Manager (Product): - Support Engineer: - Backend Engineer, Infrastructure: Our stack is React, GraphQL, Go, Kubernetes and PostgreSQL, but we don't require prior experience with any of them. Check out our open jobs & apply here:

    #Cloud Infrastructure #Cloud Computing #Cloud Hosting 419 social mentions

  17. CloudStack is an open source cloud computing software for creating, managing, and deploying infrastructure cloud services.
    • Open Source
    ShapeBlue | Remote (Europe/Asia/Flexible timezones) | Dev and QA engineers | Full time | Hi all, ShapeBlue is a remote-only 100% employee-owned international business ( more on this on ). We are hiring devs and QA engineers to work on opensource Apache Cloudstack ( see ). Read more on Tech stack is (mainly): Java, Python, Vue.js, (and Go for sub-projects). Expertise in IaaS, hyperviors (such as KVM, Vmware, XenServer/XCP-ng), storage and networking is a plus. To apply, you can email me on rohit.yadav AT

    #VPS #Cloud Computing #VPS Hosting 5 social mentions

  18. An open source Firebase alternative
    • Open Source
    Supabase || Lead Billing and API engineer || Fully remote || Full-time || Supabase is an open source Firebase alternative, built by developers for developers. Supabase adds auth, realtime, storage, restful APIs and edge functions to Postgres.

    #Developer Tools #Realtime Backend / API #Backend As A Service 432 social mentions

  19. Build computer vision products for the real world
    • Open Source
    • Freemium
    Labelbox | Remote | Frontend / WebGL, Backend, Engineering Managers | Labelbox is building the training data platform to power breakthroughs in machine learning. We provide an end to end solutions for the full AI lifecycle from creating catalogs of unstructured data all the way to building the tools for humans to label the data to teach machines. Why choose us?

    #Image Annotation #Data Labeling #AI 8 social mentions

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