Automation Lead

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: Airtable, Zapier

Term: 6-12 months

Hours per week: 10-20

Timeline: Immediate

Timezone Constraints: 2 hours overlap with ET

Geographic Constraints: None

Context:

We’re working with a U.S. based recruiting firm that needs to automate a series of workflows that involve (mainly) airtable records and slack. They’re using Zapier as their orchestration layer. The most complicated workflows they have involve a slackbot that exposes buttons to the end user.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • Experience with automation platforms (e.g. Zapier, Pipedream, etc.)
  • Experience leading projects and working directly with business stakeholders
  • Experience with Airtable
  • Experience with Zapier
  • Experience building slack bots
  • Experience writing code
  • 5+ years experience

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