Full-Stack / Backend Engineer

We’re looking for a talented, capable full-stack engineer to join our team


About Shipyard

Shipyard creates and manages copies of environments (i.e. instances of an application) so you don’t have to. From dev to production, Shipyard automates the provisioning of these environments (and the underlying infrastructure) at all steps of the software development lifecycle.

Our stack includes Python, Golang, JavaScript, Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, Postgres and more.

We’re venture-backed and based in NYC, but we’re fully remote.

What you’ll do:

  • Work with designers, frontend developers and infrastructure engineers on client-facing features from prototype to production
  • Build public and internal APIs
  • Optimize code for performance, stability and security
  • Write tests to verify code correctness

You should have:

  • 2+ years of professional development experience
  • Solid proficiency with Python or other backend language
  • Experience with command line (e.g. bash, sh)
  • Excellent technical communication skills

Other things we’re looking for:

  • Experience with any of the following: Docker, Docker Compose, Kubernetes, Helm, Terraform, AWS, GCP, Azure, Digital Ocean
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • OSS contributor
  • SQL skills


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Premium healthcare (PPO/EPO) (including dental + vision)

If this sounds like you, email us at with your resumé and GitHub username!

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  • Job Type

    Full time

  • Posted Date

    21 Jun 2021

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