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Full-Stack Software Engineer

Philadelphia, PA or Columbus, OH

Position: Full Stack Software Engineer
Location: Metro-Philadelphia area or Columbus, OH
Type: Full-time 
Compensation: $100,000 - $160,000 salary commensurate with experience plus equity.

About Us:

RISR is a pioneering business insights and valuation software company, serving advisors across a wide spectrum in the financial services industry. We're on a mission to empower advisors to deliver actionable insights and advice to small-to-medium-sized business owners, enabling informed decision-making and strategic growth.

Role Overview:

As the first member of our in-house engineering team, you will play a crucial role in the development and maintenance of our technology stack. You will collaborate closely with our external engineering partner to ensure the seamless integration and continuous improvement of our software. This is a unique opportunity to grow your skills in a dynamic and supportive environment, where your contributions will have a direct impact on the success of our business.

Key Responsibilities:

- Assist in the development and maintenance of our applications focusing on full-stack development, we use React (Next.js) for front-end and Node.js for back-end services. Our infrastructure leverages AWS, with EC2 for server management and RDS Postgres for databases. SST is employed for both serverless architecture and infrastructure as code (IaC), enhancing our deployment and resource management. Additionally, we use Prisma as an ORM and Textract for document processing.

- Collaborate with our external engineering partner to ensure technology alignment and efficient handover of projects.

- Participate in the full software development lifecycle, including planning, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance.

- Learn and grow your skills in cloud infrastructure and software development practices.

- Contribute to the continuous improvement of our development processes and practices.


- Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent practical experience.

- Familiarity with our technology stack: AWS, RDS Postgres, SST, React (Next.js), Node.js, Textract, EC2, Prisma, and Stripe.

- Strong problem-solving skills and a willingness to learn new technologies and methodologies.

- Good communication skills and a team-oriented mindset.

- A proactive attitude and the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.

Why join us?

- A chance to be part of a growing company and shape the future of our in-house engineering team.

- Close collaboration with experienced engineers and industry experts.

- A supportive environment for learning and growth in the field of software engineering.

- Be part of a company that values innovation, flexibility, and impact.

- Competitive salary and the opportunity to grow as we do.

- Work in a dynamic startup environment where your contributions are truly valued.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume, a cover letter explaining their interest in RISR and how their experience makes them a perfect fit for this role, and any relevant work samples or case studies to hello@risr.com.

RISR is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.