About Forward

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

About the Work

Keywords: React, Node, Rails

Budget: $3-5k/month

Hours per week: 40

Term: Long term contract (12+ months)

Geographic Constraints: Pakistan based candidates preferred

Timezone Constraints: 5 hours overlap with ET

Start Date: Immediate

Company Stage: Seed


We’re working with a company that helps real estate agents generate demand. They’re building a dataset of 100s of millions of data points and as well as a workflow automation engine.

They’re looking for a frontend-leaning mid-level full stack engineer to come in and help them build out their customer facing application. They’re in the process of transitioning their backend from node to rails and are looking for someone familiar with either node or rails or ideally both.

You’d be reporting into the lead engineer on the project who is based out of pakistan as well as handful of other pakistan-based contributors.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have react experience
  • You have node experience
  • You have experience working at early stage startups
  • You have rails experience
  • You have 4+ years experience

If this role sounds interesting to you, we’d love to hear from you here.

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