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Elixir Engineer


Job description

Goodwall is a social platform that links youth to opportunities for skills development, jobs and scholarships. Leveraging technology and an ecosystem of partners, Goodwall empowers young people to take advantage of opportunities, connect to others with shared interests, and showcase their skills and talents through a digital CV that can be viewed by recruiters and investors. Through our gamified challenges, which focus on skills development while making a positive impact on society, youth can receive rewards such as monetary prizes, scholarships, courses, internships and jobs.

Goodwall is global and growing! We have more than 2 million members from 150+ countries. We are a remote-first company, and our team works where they are, all over the world. Goodwall is financially backed by leading investors, raising over $20 million in funding and has been featured by Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and CNN. Watch this link to see one of the Founders speak at the World Economic Forum about the skills gap.

We are searching for a dedicated Elixir Engineer to join our growing tech team. 

Core Responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Collaborate with frontend and mobile developers to analyze product requirements and create a solution

  • Build backend services and APIs in a microservice architecture

  • Resolve and mitigate production issues

  • Participate in engineering team code reviews

Job requirements

Your profile:

  • At least 3 years of Elixir development experience with Phoenix

  • Experience designing APIs

  • Experience with microservices

  • Understanding of the software development life cycle

  • Ability to work well within teams

  • Passion to deliver high quality software

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of setting up CI pipelines

  • Experience with creating system architecture

  • Experience working with social platforms

  • Knowledge of Python as applied to machine learning

  • Knowledge of Haskell

What we offer

  • A unique opportunity to build a game-changing product and community for Gen Z in a well-funded, fast-growing scale up.

  • A mission that you can be proud of and the ability to have a real impact both on the company and on the future of the next generation.

  • An international team and challenging, fast-moving environment where change is constant and creativity is celebrated.

  • Compensation is competitive and varies depending on location and level of experience.

Goodwall knows the value in working with a team of people from all walks of life and levels of experience, and we are committed to being an inclusive and varied workplace.

*Please feel free to reach out for any reasonable adjustments that may be required