Fullstack Engineer (Node.JS / React) - Senior Level 

Washington DC Area OR Remote

Bright is hiring a Senior Fullstack Engineer to help lead the product development for our growing immersive learning company. We are an investor-backed company looking to mature our existing product, as well as add notable AI, NLP, and VR capabilities this year. We already have a diverse team, and as an Equal Opportunity Employer, plan to keep it that way. We are passionate about helping our customers re-imagine learning, while growing their business in the process!

Position Overview
You will focus on enhancing the product and managing a small team of software developers. You will also collaborate with the founding team to build and curate the product backlog.

  • Implement designs into frontend components

  • Add and maintain frontend workflow and business logic

  • Add new API endpoints and business logic

  • Develop and update database models through code

  • Review code pull requests by your colleagues

  • Create technical specs to explore approaches to upcoming tasks

  • Lead a team of 3+ engineers + partner with Product/Testing teams on implementation of a 6-12 month product pipeline


Critical Experience

  • React

  • Node

  • API development with a backend framework (i.e. Express)

  • Understanding of cloud infrastructure (AWS)


Nice to have:

  • Understanding of CI / CD pipeline

  • Leadership experience with small development teams

  • Code samples of your development work

  • Ability to collaborate with founding team to refine and implement product backlog


What we use on this project (not required unless mentioned in Must Have above, opportunity to learn):

  • Programming language: Javascript

  • Frontend framework: React

  • Backend framework: Express

  • Database: Postgres

  • ORM: Sequelize

  • Infrastructure as Code: Terraform

  • CI / CD: Bitbucket pipelines

  • Monitoring: New Relic

  • Chat: Slack

  • Issues Tracking: Jira

  • Documentation: Confluence



  • 7+ Years Experience

  • Background Check - simple criminal (US federal and state), work experience and education history



  • Base: $180,000 - $220,000/year based on experience and skills.

  • Bonus eligible

  • Equity opportunity available

  • Health + 401k Benefits Package

If you're interested in applying, please click 'Apply' below to send us an email hello@learnwithbright.com with your resume and backstory. Can't wait to meet you!