Lead Engineer - Platform

Bay AreaChicago
Cash Compensation

$120,000 - $180,000


Help build the platform

💻 What does a Lead Engineer do?

As a Lead Engineer, you will:

  • work directly with our CTO and technical CEO
  • help design and build key parts of the Costa platform
  • help drive strategic initiatives and make fundamental architectural decisions

Ultimately, you will help us create a world where it is easy to share information with good actors and easy to protect it from bad ones.

👩‍🚀 How would you describe your ideal candidate?

The ideal candidate will:

  • enjoy creating products that help improve people's lives
  • love writing code that solves real problems
  • demonstrate a strong capacity for leadership

At Costa Security, we are shaping the way people think about networks and security. We invite you to be a part of our journey, where together, we navigate towards a safer digital world.

💎 What experience is relevant?

Here is some experience that may help you succeed in this role:

  • 8+ years of software development experience
  • familiarity with Ruby (Rails), Go or Python, Terraform, Stimulus JS and Turbo, Docker
  • experience with both backend and frontend development
  • familiarity with networking and security concepts
  • an understanding of cloud and hybrid deployment and infrastructure
Note Well: You are encouraged to apply even if your experience does not precisely match this job description. Studies show that people from diverse backgrounds are less likely to apply when they don't meet all qualifications. Do not let this section deter you from applying for this role.