Hiring Elixir engineers (mid to senior levels) for a startup in San Francisco (SOMA)

Introductory paragraph
Hi All,

My engineering team at HelloSign is looking to hire a few Elixir engineers to build a new product that we’ve been working on for the past few months. Its a small team right now based in San Francisco and we’d love to have a few Elixir enthusiasts to join us. If you don’t have Elixir experience but would love to code in Elixir, you are welcome to apply.

About us

My name: Santhana Parthasarathy
My position: VP of Engineering
Company name: HelloSign
Website: HelloSign.com
Company info and history (how you’re using Elixir etc): Our latest product offering is HelloWorks, where the goal is to allow companies to streamline their data collection and Business Process needs, gathering the required information accurately and efficiently. Through our powerful workflow engine, we can provide customers with the capability to model complex business processes like Contractor Onboarding, Title Signings and much more. Our tech stack is Elixir/ReactJS/MySQL on AWS.

About the job

Job title: Full Stack Software Engineer (mid to senior/lead/principal)
Position on remote work: Onsite only

What You’ll Do:
Help scale our products and existing systems to support millions of users
Participate in architectural and design review discussions
Collaborate with other engineers and the Product team to clearly define project goals and establish milestones
Take ownership of features from end to end by going through design, implementation, testing and maintenance phases
Identify opportunities to improve existing code or architecture
Embody our core values and uphold our unique company culture. We value diversity and inclusivity, and encourage team members to be their authentic selves at work.
Upcoming initiatives include expanding the capabilities in our workflow engine, introducing a message broker service and restructuring our multiple products into a suite of microservices.

Who You Are:
You have professional experience using Elixir (other languages acceptable)
Having your code deployed at an enterprise level is highly preferred
You’re used to working collaboratively, participating in code reviews, and being a great teammate.
You believe in automated tests and taking ownership over the quality of your code.
We’re a startup. You are comfortable taking an imperfect feature specification and driving it all the way to completion.

About the interview process
An initial phone screen to learn more about the company.
Phone interview with Hiring Manager for about 30-45 minutes.
Technical screen 1 hour
In-person interview (meet and greet, pair coding, team discussion)

Please describe your interview process.

Further info

Life at HelloSign:

We are centrally located in downtown San Francisco near BART, the Transbay Terminal, and the Ferry Building. Just under 100 employees, we are growing the company deliberately, with a keen eye towards maintaining a culture that values lifestyle, fun and continuous improvement. We were awarded the Hirepalooza Culture Award for Lifestyle in 2015 and the Healthy Mothers Workplace Bronze Award in 2016 and 2017. This year, we won SF Business Times’ Best Places to Work Award for Small Employers. And we continue to maintain an overwhelmingly positive presence on Glassdoor and The Muse.

We have raving fans who love what we make • We’re user-focused and product-driven • We’re always evolving with an eye towards improvement • We’re committed to building a product people want • We thrive on collaboration and learning from each other • We have a supportive, familial atmosphere • We work in an open, airy, creative space • We laugh a lot • We love dogs • And we’ll never forget your birthday!