Staff Engineer

About Forward

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

About the Work

Keywords: Python, react

Budget: $7-$10k/month

Hours per week: 40

Term: Long term contract (12+ months)

Geographic Constraints: Globally remote

Timezone Constraints: 6 hours of overlap with PT

Start Date: Immediate

Company Stage: Seed


We’re working with a fast growing health tech company building an EHR and mobile charting app. They’re looking for a full stack engineer who can join their web team to help them iterate on their existing app. You’d be working along 1-2 other engineers based in san francisco and an another full stack engineer based outside the U.S.. You’d be contracting directly with them and they would be thinking of you / treating you as a permanent member of the team.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have experience operating as a lead or staff level engineer
  • You have experience working as a full stack engineer
  • You have python experience
  • You have react experience
  • You have experience working at early stage startups
  • You have experience working with U.S. based startups
  • You have 8+ years experience

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

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