Technical Co-Founder, Full-Stack Developer

over 1 year ago
Full time role
Remote · Washington, DC, US... more
Remote · Washington, DC, US... more

Job Description

At Neuterra Inc., we are reimagining consumerism by providing the most transparent way to shop for a planet with finite resources. We use traceability and supply chain technologies to enable consumers to make the most informed buying decisions available to the public.

Neuterra Inc. is looking to hire a driven full-stack developer as our Chief Technology Officer (CTO). You would join the founding team as one of the first hires and help develop our innovative platform. You would work in a fast-paced environment, lead projects, solve challenging problems, contribute to company innovation efforts and build rapport with internal and external shareholders as we near Series A funding.

As a small team, we’re looking for someone that can wear multiple hats on the technology and engineering side and cross-collaborate with the business/operations side. Prior startup experience isn’t required, but the passion to help lead the charge on a purpose-driven entrepreneurial endeavor with an early-stage startup is.

Strong candidates will have some or all of the following attributes. Please note, we value people over resumes.

Your Background:

  • Expertise in front-end technology (JavaScript, CSS, HTML) and back-end technology (i.e. Python or Java/. Net)
  • Design Ability (i.e. UI/UX)
  • Database and cache familiarity
  • Knowledge of development language (sever-side of programming languages i.e. Net, Java, Ruby, or  Python)
  • Server experience (i.e. Linux)

Your Qualifications and Skills:

  • Demonstrated flexibility and adaptability learning and working on new projects
  • Experience and/or aptitude to work with an interdisciplinary team (engineering, operations, customer relations)
  • Self-starter with the ability to re-prioritize efforts and work under stress
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to galvanize and motivate a team
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 2 years + full stack developer/ Chief Technology Officer (CTO) experience


What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Previous Startup experience
  • Previous Chief Technology Officer (CTO) experience
  • Direct experience working with e-commerce
  • Environmentalism and/or societal efforts or activism
  • Strong desire to learn and grow

Your Responsibilities:

  • Contribute a minimum of 30 hours per week while working on an equity vesting schedule, without pay 
  • Work full-time on a market rate salary (or higher) post seed funding
  • Advocate for intersectional environmentalism (the protection of both people and the planet)
  • Align with the company’s vision, needs, and expectations
  • Help mold and maintain an egalitarian culture from the top down
  • Work diligently with the founding team and play a critical role in bringing the company to Series A funding
  • Manage the complete software development from conception to employment
  • Ability to visualize a proposed system and play a critical role in building it

What You’ll Get:

  • Competitive equity incentives
  • A friendly work environment with motivated, talented, and visionary colleagues
  • Work for a purpose-driven company to reshape modern consumerism
  • Work for a Black Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) and women owned company with an egalitarian culture
  • Opportunity to take part in building the company you’ve always envisioned

About Us:

Egalitarianism is at the core of Neuterra Inc. We recruit, hire, promote, and operate with the innate understanding that all people are equal and are deserving of equal rights and equal opportunities. We stand for intersectional environmentalism (working towards climate justice and social justice) and advocate for the protection of both people and the planet.

At Neuterra Inc. meaningfully addressing the climate crisis motivates us and the atmosphere is our boss.

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