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Senior Software Engineer - Portals

What you'll be doing
  • Make it easier to build internal applications by working on the API and UI primitives to deliver internal products.

  • You’ll engage with internal teams to understand pain points and work towards solutions that accelerate their operations and workflows.

  • You’ll modernize our admin panel and build a product platform like Retool or backstage.io

What you should have
  • 5+ years of experience working with modern full-stack web frameworks.

  • API development. Languages we use include Python and TypeScript.

  • Knowledge of the ecosystem. Familiarity with the React landscape and JS build tools.

  • Experience with databases like Cassandra, Postgres, Big Query, etc.

  • Experience using cloud technologies and services in GCP or AWS

Bonus Points
  • An eye for visuals. Design skills are not required but you will critique and modify existing designs.

  • Experience building low-code systems and solutions

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $190,000 to $204,000 + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role and level. Within the range, individual pay is determined by additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include equity, or benefits.


Benefits and Perks
  • Comprehensive medical insurance including Health, Dental and Vision (plus up to $20,000 for gender affirmation procedures)
  • Mental health resources and quarterly wellness stipends
  • 14+ paid holidays, 4 weeks of PTO + use-what-you-need sick days 
  • Paid parental leave (plus fertility, adoption and other family planning benefits)
  • Flexible long-term work options (remote and hybrid)
  • Volunteer time off
  • A diverse slate of Employee Resource Groups 
  • Plus commuter contributions and other perks for office-based employees
About Us

Discord is a voice, video and text app that helps friends and communities come together to hang out and explore their interests — from artists and activists, to study groups, sneakerheads, plant parents, and more. With 150 million monthly users across 19 million active communities, called servers, Discord has grown to become one of the most popular communications services in the world. Discord was built without selling ads or user data and instead, offers a premium subscription called Nitro that gives users special perks like higher quality streams and fun customizations.

We’re working toward an inclusive world where no one feels like an outsider, where genuine human connection is a click, text chat, or voice call away. A place where everyone can find belonging. Challenging? Heck yes. Rewarding? Double heck yes. It’s a mission that gives us the chance to positively impact millions of people all over the world. So if this strikes a chord with you, come build belonging with us!