About Forward

Forward is a consulting firm that works exclusively with independent consultants to help startups build their engineering organizations.

About the Work

Company Stage: Seed

Keywords: Node, typescript

Term: 3-4 months with possibility of extension

Budget: $40-$65/hour

Hours per week: 15-20

Start Date: Ideally Jan 15

Timezone Constraints: 6 hours overlap with ET

Geographic Constraints: latam-based candidates preferred


We’re working with a startup build a new product for financial advisors from scratch. We’re looking for a backend-focused contributor to help us build out an API for a react application. NextJS and React experience are not required but would be nice to have. Experience implementing SSO would be nice to have as well.

You’d be working alongside a U.S. based fractonal engineering leader and a frontend-focused globally remote contractor who’d be present full time.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have experience building node APIs
  • You have experience working with U.S. based startups
  • You have typescript experience
  • You have react experience
  • You have 8+ years experience

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