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Full Stack Engineer

Berkley, MI · Full-time · Fully Remote


KORTX is a full-service marketing firm specializing in Digital Advertising, Creative and Data Strategy. Founded in 2014, we are proud of our Detroit roots where grit and hustle are at the heart of everything we do. We have a strong team of self-starters who are willing to teach and mentor fellow KORTX’ers beginning on day one. With over 40 employees, our newly renovated office is located just outside Detroit in Berkley, MI. We are proud to offer a remote-friendly culture where Google Meet and Slack do a lot of the heavy lifting.

 

Full Stack Engineer 

KORTX is revolutionizing the role of digital marketing partner by developing advanced technology solutions to improve client engagement, automate complex business processes, and accelerate marketing’s time value. We’re aggressively building a team to help KORTX deliver on the vision of becoming the marketing operating system for modern advertisers. We are looking for team members who are comfortable moving fast and taking calculated risks with industry leading technologies. As a Full Stack Engineer, you will report to the Director of Engineering.

 

What We're Looking For

  • 3+ years in Java or another object oriented language
  • 3+ years using ReactJs or similar framework
  • Experience in AWS or similar cloud infrastructure is not required but would be a solid skill to bring to the team
  • Experience with Docker and or Linux
  • Experience with Git or a similar version control system
  • Ability to build reusable components and libraries for front-end and back- end functions
  • Understanding of REST APIs
  • Quality-focused, with a software development style that allows for well documented, clean code
  • Comfortable leading research and fact finding to modify, develop, implement and maintain complex company applications
  • Experience estimating new software features with the information provided at the time of the request, and the ability to independently plan and accomplish tasks with proper time management
  • Fluent in interacting with a project management tool such as Jira
  • Motivated, self-starter, results-oriented team player willing to do “whatever it takes” in a dynamic and stimulating environment
  • Willingness to learn and grow through deliberate study and practice (a “growth-based” mindset). The tech industry changes at a rapid pace and we need developers that can pick up new skills quickly

What You'll Be Responsible For

 

On an average day, you will implement requirements through writing readable and maintainable code that meets acceptance criteria, writing project documentation, and collaborating with other roles to create intuitive, performant, and accessible user experience. You will work with the Product Manager as well as Director of Engineering to understand project goals, communicate progress towards those goals, and communicate roadblocks. Many days, you will provide technical support and feedback to fellow team members in a way that’s conducive to their growth as well as to the success of the project delivery. At the beginning of each development cycle, you will also participate in team ceremonies, where you will work with the team to break down, refine, and estimate requirements, as well as identify any dependencies. Each day you will meet up with your team for a Daily Standup and of course there is always Slack for quick communication throughout the day. 

Typical Projects you may be Working on:

  • KORTX Hub – An ambitious project seeking to revolutionize how brands and agencies work with marketing partners. This project will serve as the foundation for the next phase of KORTX growth!
  • KORTX Analytics – Help build a best-in-class marketing analytics solutions transforming raw data to actionable insights in days not months
  • KORTX Audience Manager – Deliver relevant messaging to customers on the open web and within walled gardens by utilizing stream data analytics, rules-based segmentation and machine learning

Additional Information

A few of the KORTX Benefits We’re Proud to Offer !

  • Competitive annual salary (we feel strongly about paying our people well)
  • KORTX annual performance bonus
  • Health, dental, and vision coverage on day one for you and your family with zero payroll contribution
  • 401k with employer match
  • Flexible work schedule and open vacation policy
  • Option each day to work in the office or fully from home. You choose where you work best
  • Monthly Recharge Day
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave program
  • Birthday gift card and employee tenure recognition
  • A MacBook, or whatever equipment you need to do your work

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KORTX is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to gender/identity, sexual orientation, race, cultural background, religion, physical disability, status as a protected veteran, age, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We celebrate all team members and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.

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