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: React

Term: 3+ Months

Hours per week: 32-40

Rate: $30-$55/hour

Timeline: We’re targeting an early November start

Timezone Constraints: 4 hours overlap with ET

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a client that helps engineers understand and optimize training costs for their ML models by analyzing how their code is going to perform on the hardware available at all the major cloud hosting providers (aws, gcp, azure, etc.). They’re using this technology to build a virtual cloud hosting provider that runs and routes your ML workloads to the lowest cost platform available.

They’re looking for someone who can coming in towards the end of the year and help them iterate on a VSCode extension they’re working on as well as with some other greenfield web based react and potentially python work.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • Experience with React
  • Experience working at an early stage startup
  • Experience working with U.S. based companies
  • Experience with Python
  • 5+ years experience

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