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: Pre-seed

Keywords: React Native, Elixir

Term: 6+ months

Hours per week: 32

Timeline: Immediate

Rate: $75-$125/hour

Timezone Constraints: 4 hours overlap with CT

Geographic Constraints: We need someone based in the U.S.


We’re working with a pre-seed client in the healthtech space that helps clinicians make effective diagnoses. They’re looking for a react native engineer to take over development of a mobile app with an elixir backend. You’d be working directly with the founders and they are open to folks without prior elixir experience provided they’ve got some backend experience and are willing to pick it up.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • Experience with React Native
  • Experience working with early stage startups
  • Experience building out web APIs
  • 5+ years experience

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