Senior Software Engineer, Justworks

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$167.5-205k

AWS
Docker
Kubernetes
JavaScript
GraphQL
Kafka
Redis
Ruby
Apollo
Rails
Ruby on Rails
Datadog
Senior level
New York
Justworks

Business operations platform

Open for applications

Justworks

Business operations platform

1001+ employees

FintechB2BEnterpriseHRCompliancePaymentsSaaS

Open for applications

$167.5-205k

AWS
Docker
Kubernetes
JavaScript
GraphQL
Kafka
Redis
Ruby
Apollo
Rails
Ruby on Rails
Datadog
Senior level
New York

1001+ employees

FintechB2BEnterpriseHRCompliancePaymentsSaaS

Company mission

Justworks' mission is to help entrepreneurs and businesses grow with confidence.

Company mission

Justworks' mission is to help entrepreneurs and businesses grow with confidence.

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24% employee growth in 12 months

Otta's take

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Xav Kearney

CTO of Otta

Justworks operates in an increasingly crowded space of all-in-one business operation suites, that include tools like human resources, payroll, employee management, benefits, and others that businesses critically need to operate as they scale.

Globally, human resource management has become an extremely fertile field, worth over $20 billion annually and predicted to grow to over $50 billion annually by 2030 - creating great opportunity for Justworks to continue to grow. The company is regarded as a market leader, but does see competition in the shape of Paychex Flex, Rippling, Paylocity, and TriNet, among others.

Solutions delivered by Justworks have proven to be extremely popular with SMEs, and this has not gone unnoticed by investors, with the company picking up exceptional amounts of funding. Justworks is known to have sights on going public, though action towards this end has been delayed until global mass-market conditions have settled from a period of volatility. However, the company's acquisition of

Benefits

  • Paid volunteer work.
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Work from home opportunities.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance, plus access to One Medical, Kindbody, and Teladoc.
  • Premium access to Headspace, ClassPass stipends, and webinars to support your overall wellness on topics like nutrition, budgeting, mindfulness, and more.
  • All Justworks offers include equity, and Justworkers can continue to earn more over time with promotions and tenure.
  • Extensive learning & development opportunities through workshops, ExecOnline, Udemy, and BetterUp coaching.
  • Engineering Apprenticeship program that supports internal movement and growth

Company values

  • Camaraderie: As a growing company, we know how crucial teamwork, higher purpose, and a healthy dose of fun can be to success. Be an active listener, treat people respectfully, and have a strong desire to know and help others.
  • Openness: We believe in radical transparency. This means being willing to share information, understand other perspectives, and consider new possibilities. Be curious, ask open questions, and be receptive to thoughts and feedback from others.
  • Grit: They say when the going gets tough, the tough get going. We are a team of hardworking individuals with the courage to persevere. Be committed, be earnest, and dive in to get the job done well with a positive attitude.
  • Integrity: We do the right thing. Be honest and forthright, have a strong moral compass, and strive to match your words with your actions while leading by example.
  • Simplicity: We make things easy for everyone to understand and do. Be innovative, unafraid of streamlining processes, a clear and concise communicator, and don't overcomplicate solutions.

Funding (last 2 of 7 rounds)

Nov 2023

$16.9m

LATE VC

Jan 2020

$50m

SERIES E

$159.9m

Total funding

This company has top investors

Founders

Isaac Oates

(Executive Chair)

Experience as a Senior Product Manager at Amazon before founding Adtuitive and serving as COO for a year. Left this position to spend 3 years as a VP at Etsy, before founding Justworks.

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