About Collective:

The future of work is freelance. The self-employed represent 35% of the U.S. workforce, and the group is growing 3 times faster than the traditional workforce.  Freelancers will make up the majority of the US workforce within a decade.  Built for and by freelancers, Collective is on a mission to redefine the way we work. Collective is a one-stop-shop built to help freelancers manage their back-office and master their finances by giving them the team and tools to focus on their passion, not their paperwork. 

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and talented Full-Stack developer who will become a team member at our San Francisco-based, venture-backed tech startup to support us in our tremendous growth.

As part of our passionate team, you will mainly implement both frontend and backend Web Application of Collective using Django and React over GitHub. You will implement some customer-facing React pages. You will also implement some APIs that enable our system to integrate with third-party tools and partners over our backend. We will also be working on some automation systems, which will aim to decrease our operation team’s workload.


  • Working closely with the engineering and product team, implement both frontend and backend of Collective
  • Contribute team effort to develop technical solutions, 100% hands-on development
  • Implement 3rd party integrations using their APIs and webhooks
  • Develop documentation to aid onboarding and debugging, as well as capturing best practices for team cohesion
  • Implement unit testings which will help us to have bug-free releases

Valued Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
  • Deep understanding of algorithms and CS fundamentals
  • Expert level Python & Django
  • Moderate experience with React 
  • Test-driven development / best practices engineering
  • Resourceful, creative, and able to find innovative ways to achieve results
  • Comfortable with change and able to work in a fast-paced environment, previous startup experience highly preferred 

What You Bring:

  • 6+ years of experience in Back-End development in fast-paced environments
  • 3+ years of experience in Front-End development in fast-paced environments
  • Experience in RESTful API development/implementation
  • Experience in AWS or Heroku management
  • Nice to have: Startup experience 
  • Nice to have: Experience in security implementation
  • Nice to have: Automation experience between the software systems

Current environment:

  • Django
  • React
  • PostgreSQL
  • Heroku

What we bring:

  • A dynamic, diverse, flexible and collaborative work environment
  • Unlimited PTO

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