Full-Stack Engineer


1 big thing: Axios HQ is a software platform that helps organizations communicate more effectively. We're bringing years of newsroom research to remote teams’ fingertips so they can create smart updates that distill essential information in half the time — increasing transparency, boosting engagement, and building trust. Learn more about Axios HQ:

Why it matters: This is your chance to make an impact on a product and team that is defining our market. We are a team of highly collaborative self-starters who bring curiosity and creativity to the job every day. If that sounds like you, this is the role for you. Come help set the bar high with our team.

Go deeper: In this role, you will help make our team and product stronger. You will be a core part of building our application, working closely with a squad on product direction, architecture, testing, and professional growth. You are responsible for: 

  • Writing clean, well-documented, and well-tested code using best practices
  • Architect and build significant features across the platform using Django, React, Javascript, and Typescript
  • Mentoring and growing the next generation of software engineers through pair-programming and empathetic code review
  • Staying up to date with industry trends and collaborating on best practices

The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Axios’ mission and preferably have the following skills:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience building web-scale applications in languages such as Python, Ruby, or Node.js
  • Experience in a front-end framework, such as React, Angular, or Vue
  • Experience working with CI/CD pipelines and understanding best deployment practices
  • Proven ability to ship high-quality, testable, and accessible code quickly
  • Experience working with product designers
  • Experience building APIs

Don’t Forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture

Additional pandemic-related benefits:

  • One mental health day per quarter
  • $100 monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Tele-mental health services 
  • OneMedical membership, including tele-health services 
  • Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers 
  • Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies 
  • Virtual company-sponsored social events


Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Axios is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Axios makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.

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