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Experienced Backend Engineer

Theorem is a team of experts who set sound principles and best practices into action. Our engineers solve complex problems and build amazing things for some of the largest global household names. We have offices in LA and New York and we work remotely with team members around the world. We are a remote first company.

This role may require travel to client site within the USA. Candidates located within UTC - 3 to UTC -8 will be given priority for team time zone alignment.

We are looking for polyglot engineers who have a hunger for learning new languages and tools. At Theorem, learning new languages and technologies in general is part of the job. We delivered projects in languages including Ruby, C#, Elixir, Node.js, Go, Python and Lua. We believe in always choosing the right tool for the job and we are very open minded about trying different technologies. You should always be able to answer the question: What have I learned this week?

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Architect and build web applications
  • Work with product designers and clients to clarify requirements, prototype functionality and build products
  • Plan, estimate and prioritize work in a collaborative and distributed team
  • Collaborate in a consultative environment
  • Guide our clients in best practices in order to achieve great project success

Job Requirements

  • 5 + years of professional experience
  • Strong server side development experience utilizing two or more of the following programming languages: Ruby (outside of a Rails environment), Go, Python, NodeJS, Java and C#
  • Previous experience collaborating on highly distributed teams
  • Possess a passion for software development
  • Possess a drive to get things done
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous consulting experience
  • Experience working within an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Possess a strong and reliable internet connection.
  • Align a portion of your day with the business hours of Pacific Time Zone - UTC -8
  • Ability to travel to the client site if necessary. In this role, this requirement is estimated about 1 to 2 weeks per year.

You like to get the work done! You want to collaborate in a consultative environment and  guide our clients in best practices in order to achieve great project success in addition to contributing to the growth of a great company. We want to know more about you!

About Theorem

Theorem (previously Citrusbyte) is an innovation and engineering company that advises clients on product strategy, engineering, design, and culture, then partners with them to build and launch technology-driven solutions to their most complex problems. Theorem is chosen by clients when results matter most — becoming the agent of change, and driving a transformation that involves not only technology, but also people, process and leadership. Founded in 2007, and headquartered in Los Angeles, Theorem's global team of engineers, designers, technologists, researchers, strategists, and advisors, has deep expertise across a broad variety of industries including consumer electronics, automotive, manufacturing, supply chain, healthcare, finance, and entertainment.

While we have offices in LA and New York, we work remotely with team members around the world

  • REMOTE FIRST - Work from your remote location if you are not called to travel to client site
  • TEAM RETREATS - We get together at an inspiring location to meet, work and play
  • HEALTHY BODY, HEALTHY MIND - HAPPY TEAM - We offer vacation and support healthy lifestyles through our physical fitness and continuing education benefits program.

Theorem expects team members to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities, and all decisions regarding recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, skills development decisions such as training, and all other terms and conditions of our relationship, will be made without regard to race, nationality, national origin, citizenship status, employment engagement status, ethnicity, ethnic origin, color, creed, religion, belief, age, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual preference, lifestyle, social class, military status, disability, physical features, or any other protected status. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination.

Theorem is an equal opportunity employer.

No statements by Theorem are intended to create an offer of employment unless made in a writing signed by an officer of the company and no offer shall become effective unless countersigned by the prospective employee.

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