Founding engineers for the world's next great social platform

  • We are assembling a founding engineering team to create the world's next great social platform - one that brings us together again in the real world.


    We are looking for an entrepreneurial and experienced web app developer (frontend/full-stack), an iOS developer, and a backend engineer who are passionate about using social media to make a positive impact. Woopdo is a place where everyday people and influencers join forces to bring incredible ideas to life. You’ll be joining a veteran team of entrepreneurs with multiple funded startups, Y-combinator graduates, and deep social platform expertise.


    As an engineer at Woopdo, you will join a startup as a founding teammate, and own the technology stack and all things related to platform development. You will help shape the product and translate user needs and pain points into a fully developed web or iOS app. You will be part of the founding team, involved in all major decisions and build an amazing company from the ground up.



    About the startup 

    Woopdo is the social app that wants to bring us back together. On Woopdo, anyone can launch actions called “Woops” that allow friends to bond in real life activities. For creators Woopdo is a game-changer. Creators can launch actions and join forces with other creators and brands, all whilst creating organic content and meaningful impact. Co-founders include iOS / product / creators / business.


    Must-have Requirements (All engineers)

    • Experience building product from ground up
    • Experience shipping scalable products
    • Passion for helping the world
    • Fluent English


    Highly Desirable Qualities

    • An entrepreneurial drive and willingness to take risk
    • Passion for social field, experience with social platform systems a plus
    • Ability to drive work forward with minimal supervision, highly motivated
    • Comfortable working in an agile environment with rapid iteration cycles
    • Team-oriented and collaborative, able to work CEO and UX designers and others
    • A love for solving problems end-to-end, logical, analytical, and creative approach
    • Excellent communication skills, clear, timely, succinct, asynchronous
    • A kind, fun and humble teammate




    Compensation: Entrepreneurial salary with equity


    A full time/part-time paid role in combination with meaningful equity i.e. your primary motivation is stock equity as you join the founding team and get direct ownership in the company. We are looking for a founding entrepreneur who wants as much equity as possible and the ideal candidate will work for a minimal salary. Minimal depends greatly on person to person, and will be discussed over an interview. After funding salaries increase to a competitive level. We are actively fundraising now and looking to share more about the project; give a chance to meet the other teammates, and see what appetite you have for building a company and becoming a meaningful owner.


    Chart below demonstrates value of an entrepreneurial salary combined with equity for early stage teammates:




    The incubator is based in San Francisco and Barcelona. This is a remote role although if you’re based where we are we’ll have an opportunity to meet at one of our offices.


    We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. To that end, we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.



  • Open positions: 


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    Web App (Frontend/Full-stack)

    • Frontend developer 3+ years
    • Backend developer 3+ years (a plus)
    • Experience with mobile web apps 
    • Knowledge of Ionic, Xamarin, or similar frameworks



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    iOS Developer (Swift) 

    • iOS app development (Swift) / 3+ years
    • Experience designing and shipping scalable products (3+ years)




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    Backend engineer (AWS)

    • Experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability, and scaling) of new and existing systems. 2+ years 
    • Professional experience in software development (non-internship) 5+ years
    • Experience with JavaScript and / or NodeJS. Apollo server and client / other GraphQL technologies. AWS (and Amplify). AWS toolchains and DevOps.


  • Become a founding engineer at the world's next great social platform