Forestry.io is a small team, led by engineers, and based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. We are hiring a software engineer to help us build a Content Management System for the next generation of websites.
We’re taking a developer-centric approach to content management by supporting modern tools like Git, Hugo and Jekyll.
What You Will Do
Develop a CMS that will allow our customers to build and edit the world’s best websites
Improve and maintain the codebase (fix bugs, refactor, optimize)
Build internal tools for our sales and marketing teammates
Our Team Style
We work collaboratively to grow and learn together
We work to continuously improve our process and effectiveness as a team
We are not afraid of hard problems, but are pragmatic about what we spend time on
We deliver new functionality frequently to our users
Technologies We Use
Docker, AWS, Go, Ruby, Node
React.js, Redux, TypeScript
Slack and Git
Communication skills. We work closely together and keep each other in-the-loop with our progress on a daily basis.
Excellent practical judgement. You should know how to effectively allocate your time when solving hard problems.
Ability to move between backend and frontend code, supporting all engineers on the team
Experience with or ability to learn the technologies we use.
Ability to take complex product goals and break them down into logical, deliverable pieces.
How to apply
Please submit a resumé, code samples and responses to the questions below to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note When submitting code samples, be sure to tell us what code to look at. Don’t just send a link to your GitHub profile.
In the email with your resume and code samples, please answer the following questions in a few sentences or less (each):
What is your favourite open source project and why?
Tell us about your most satisfying computer-related achievement?
If you decided to leave programming, what would you do for work?