Software Engineer

Matt Tucker
Jan 11, 2018 · 2 min read

New York City, NY

Write Code. Fight for Justice.

At Paladin, we envision a future where a global network of attorneys and legal organizations work together to deliver pro bono services to every person who needs them. We are building a diverse team of dreamers, design thinkers, visionary coders and justice warriors to create that future. We are fresh out of Techstars, venture-backed, revenue-generating, fired up and ready to go.

Sound like fun? Join us!

The Role

This is the type of person we are looking for:

  • You are excited about our mission. When you stack rank criteria for your next job, mission is at or near the top of the list. You have a lot of weird ideas about how tech can make society better.
  • You love to code. You’ve been programming two-ish years and you’re pretty sure you’ve found your vocation.
  • You are ready to level up. You have a few projects under your belt and you’re ready to apply what you’ve learned to a big new challenge.
  • You like people. Having good relationships with your users and your colleagues makes work more fun and makes the product better.
  • You are full-stack oriented. You’ve had some experience at the frontend, backend and database level.

Our Stack

  • Backend: Python / Django
  • Frontend: Django templates, HTML, CSS/Sass, Bootstrap and some JQuery
  • Database: Postgres
  • Cloud: Heroku and some AWS
  • Analytics: Metabase, Segment, Mixpanel

Working at Paladin

  • A fun and creative work environment at Human Ventures in the heart of Manhattan (Flatiron)
  • Opportunity for equity in an early-stage startup
  • The chance to make a big impact on a small team
  • Competitive salary
  • Top notch health care
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Generous vacation package
  • Opportunity to work remotely once in a while
  • Occasional no holds barred Settlers of Catan throwdowns

To apply, please email Kristen Sonday at Include your resume and any work you’d like to share on GitHub or elsewhere.

See our other open positions here.


Empowering Pro Bono Champions

Matt Tucker

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CTO @ Paladin | Former Hillary for America, Unfold, charity: water



Empowering Pro Bono Champions