FullStack Engineer (React / Node.js / AWS / Serverless)
Powster is a Creative Studio based in London and Los Angeles. We specialize in creating world-class interactive digital experiences and marketing campaigns for major movie studios, broadcasters, music artists, brands and streamers. Our work ranges from high-concept websites and large-scale video productions to immersive AR experiences and cutting-edge interactive activations.
We like to think that anything is possible, and if we haven’t done it before, we’ll pull together, work it out and make it happen. Our best work has won FWAs, Webbys, Clios and Awwwards - you can find out more on our website, Instagram and Behance.
We are looking for an experienced FullStack engineer to bootstrap our Engineering representation in Los Angeles. This is an exciting opportunity that will get you in front of the best-known in the Movie Industry. The role will challenge your architecture skills, polish your leadership talents and gives you lots of opportunity for ownership of the particular project.
The best work can only be done in the best of environments. We champion work-life balance. Everything we do must represent our Kindness Culture. Whatever the challenge you can always count on your colleagues for support
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
- You will be looking after our serverless, static sites delivery system (React + AWS),
- You will develop and maintain our API layer (Node.js + SQL)
- You will support and mentor a fantastic Junior Engineer
- You will represent our technical excellence in front of the Best-Known in the Movie Industry
- You will look after and support your great peers from the Production team
- You will definitely have an opportunity or two to enhance one of our amazing creative execution (Tensorflow, WebAR, three.js)
You should be someone who loves working with the team and helps to bring every individual to excellence. You love challenges of all types and are keen on keeping up to date with modern coding practices.
- You have a minimum of 2 years as a Software Engineer
- You can easily navigate between Backend and Frontend architectures
- You have experience with Cloud Infrastructure (preferably AWS)
- You take pride in your communication skills
- You live with technology. You continuously work on your skills and make the best of your talents building things just for your own benefit.
We actively promote close collaboration and open working practices across the studios. We encourage new thinking, with an emphasis on appreciating and encouraging everyone's contribution and interests. The wellbeing of our team takes priority and we're committed to a supportive and considerate working environment for everyone. For the last year, we have been championing our culture of kindness and we go a long way to make sure your work-life balance stays intact.
- Competitive benefits package (including a generous healthcare plan, dental, eye care, 401k, life insurance and more)
- Flexible working hours
- TravelAid Services
- Dependent Care IRA
- Sick leave
- Pet Care
- Paid Parental Leave
- Pre-premiere exclusive movie screenings
- Drinks fridge and snacks
- Regular social events
TBC - Depending on experience
HOW TO APPLY
** This is an on-site role in LA. Although we are remote right now, please don’t apply unless you are prepared to move to LA soon!**
Whilst every effort is made to contact everyone who applies, due to a high number of applications we are unable to give individual feedback to those who are unsuccessful.
Powster is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and cultivating an inclusive and diverse culture where every team member is valued, where our differences are celebrated and where all voices are heard.
** NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE**