Senior Software Developer at PAIRIN

| Greater Denver Area
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We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Full Stack Developer to join our engineering team. You will be working with our technology team to continue to expand our modular React front-end applications, supported by a decentralized Rails platform. You will also be working in a team oriented environment, collaborating with both business stakeholders and other engineering teams.

PAIRIN is a social enterprise company whose mission is to make education relevant and hiring equitable. The PAIRIN team believes that by providing the right data, tools, and resources, we can remove the barriers that prevent people and organizations from reaching their maximum potential. 

Why come work for us?

  • Recognized startup by the Denver business community
  • 2017 Emerging Tech Company of the Year (Apex Awards)
  • 2017 Colorado Companies to Watch (CCTW)
  • 2017 Denver Startup of the Year (Denver Chamber of Commerce)
  • 2018 and 2019 Outside 50 Best Places to Work (#13 in 2019)
  • 2019 Denver Business Journal Best Places to Work (#2 in Tech)
  • We have a cool office in the RiNo District, with a fun team and lots of amenities!
  • Competitive salary, professional development budget, and stock options
  • Excellent healthcare, vision, and dental insurance, including 100% of individual and partial family premium covered by employer, as well as 401K benefits
  • Flexible work hours, location, and unlimited PTO
  • Support for whatever makes you most effective at doing your job
  • Dog friendly environment


About you

  • Excited about evolving a modular front-end React Framework and Rails back end
  • Desire to lead a team of engineers and work closely with a Product Manager to deliver value to users
  • Passion for technology and cutting-edge industry trends
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Bringing fresh ideas and a great attitude to the team
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  •  Coaching others on the team based on the development experience you bring
  • Prepared to accept critical feedback and continue to improve your development skills
  • Willingness to develop technical and business knowledge by seizing every opportunity to learn
  • Open to working in a dog friendly environment



  • 5 or more years experience working on a team
  • 2 or more years being a team lead
  • Experience working with git source control in a team 
  • Experience working with REST APIs and relational databases
  • Demonstrated experience with JavaScript, particularly in the React framework
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable web applications
  • Solid understanding of object oriented design and programming skills
  • Experience working with GraphQL (nice to have)
  • Working with cross-functional teams, including Product and Design, to deliver value to users


How to apply 

  • Please follow this link to take the PAIRIN survey and upload your resume. 
  • The PAIRIN survey will assess your essential skills, a.k.a. behaviors and mindsets.
  • Allow for 20 to 30 minutes to complete the survey in a distraction free environment.
  • Only part 1 of the survey is required, but part 2 will give us deeper insights about your ideal self.
  • After you complete the survey, we will follow up with a code challenge.  
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • D3JSLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • AWS SDKLibraries
    • GraphQLLibraries
    • ElesticsearchLibraries
    • GRPCLibraries
    • SidekiqLibraries
    • RspecLibraries
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • SinatraFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • DynamoDBDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • Aha!Management
    • AsanaManagement
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • Act-OnCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MailChimpEmail
    • Act-OnEmail


River North (Ri-No) is a trendy neighborhood featuring art galleries, concert venues, and some of Denver's most creative food concepts and patios.

An Insider's view of PAIRIN

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

I've never worked anywhere that actually makes an effort to create a work-life balance the way PAIRIN does. Here, work and life intersect naturally so there's no need to stress about car repairs, doctor appointments or anything else like that!


Software Engineer

What projects are you most excited about?

I am excited about our statewide work with the State of Colorado because we are able to help thousands of residents with career exploration, connect to services and change the outcome of their lives.


Product Marketing Specialist

How does the company support your career growth?

Every member of the team has a stipend to support their personal development as they choose - anything from attending a conference, taking online courses or joining a professional membership group. We have regular 1:1 meetings with our managers and two times a year we have formal reviews to set goals and discuss progress.


Director of Marketing

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

Our My Journey product that is changing the landscape of education and employers to be tied more closely together.


Director of Product

What are some social events your company does?

Great happy hours on Fridays and a monthly extended happy hour with family and friends. We have a team values book club, Holiday parties and dancing (Thriller at Halloween), an annual offsite/retreat with family (and dogs) in the mountains. Several of our colleagues climb together at a local gym.


Director of Coach Training

What are PAIRIN Perks + Benefits

PAIRIN Benefits Overview

Employees have access to amazing benefits including unlimited PTO; 100% employer paid health, medical and vision plan offerings; company stock options through Incentive Stock Options (ISO); 401K plan and educational reimbursement program; annual team retreat in the mountains and team hikes; Friday happy hours and monthly team outings; free coffee, office snacks and craft beer; and of course, a dog-friendly office.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
100% employer paid options
Vision Benefits
100% employer paid options
Health Insurance Benefits
100% employer paid options
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Company stock options through Incentive Stock Options (ISO)
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
We support employees working at hours and where it is most productive for them.
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
2 weeks minimum required vacation.
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Annual retreat in the mountains, friday happy hours and monthly team outings
Happy Hours
Every Friday we have wine & cheese happy hours and once a month, the team goes off-site for a happy hour outing
Free street parking plus a paid lot behind the office.
Pet Friendly
We LOVE dogs!!
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement

Additional Perks + Benefits

As a company founded by coaches, the PAIRIN team really walks the talk of professional development. Each manager is trained as a coach and each employee is individually coached to grow professionally and personally. Employees at PAIRIN have total transparency regarding the company’s direction and are often found sharing and celebrating the stories of how PAIRIN’s products and services impact people of all demographics to live better lives through relevant education and equitable employment.

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