Join the future of Private Equity!

We are changing the Private Equity game, bringing unmatched capital deployment, impact and returns to growth focused and value additive private investors. Looking for a remote-first, selfless, high-performance, & continuously innovating global team? Join us as we build the intelligent future of private equity investing.

Software Engineer - Level 3


  • Must haves:
    • Expert-level full-stack JavaScript developer.
    • Minimum of 5+ years of professional software development experience, with a proven track record of building and delivering complex web applications.
    • Hard-core work ethic, excellent communication and commitment to excellence as part of a world-class team.
    • Linux
    • ExpressJS
    • ReactJS + Redux
    • NodeJS
    • RabbitMQ
  • Should haves:
    • MongoDB
    • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
    • Kubernetes + Docker
    • Experience working remotely on an international level
  • Could haves:
    • NextJS

About Acqwired

Acqwired is a high-growth software and services business serving the private equity investment industry by helping PE, growth equity and VC Firms, Investment Banks, Search Funds and Family Offices prioritize, break into and build high quality relationships with top investment prospects, helping them achieve and exceed their annual capital deployment goals, ultimately generate superior investment returns. Acqwired is built for institutional private investment partners and investment banks who demand superior direct sourcing performance.

About The Role

As a Software Engineer L3 (SEL3), your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the stability and quality of our web applications, and the daily professional working lives of our high-profile customers. SEL3’s should be passionate about developing high-quality enterprise-grade solutions to achieve business results. In coordination with the CTO and engineering team, you will be involved in all aspects of the software development lifecycle including technical design, development, implementation, testing, deployment, maintenance and support of cutting-edge applications.

Measures of Success

  • Timely and accurate delivery of assigned work.
  • Consistency in delivery of reliable, maintainable, testable, portable, and reusable bug-free wellstructured code.
  • Highly positive customer NPS for products related to SEL3’s work.
  • Hunger for knowledge with the ability to learn and apply new learnings quickly.

Initial Responsibilities

  • Support design, development, testing and deployment of backend services and UI components using ReactJS, NodeJS and NextJS (as well as other languages, libraries, frameworks, and environments as needed) in support of server-side business logic and user workflows of the application.
  • Contribute to a DevOps culture and development of continuous integration processes and tools.
  • Adhering to established methodologies while continuously analyzing processes for improved performance and adaptability.
  • Manage multiple projects and completing deliverables simultaneously, modulating work between frontend and backend work as required, delivering on schedule in a fast-paced environment.
  • Contribute to the success of your team and company.

Desired Qualifications

  • Expert-level full-stack JavaScript developer.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of professional software development experience, with a proven track record of building and delivering complex web applications.
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Software Development, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or relevant experience.
  • Deep experience with Linux, Express, React & Redux, NodeJS and RabbitMQ.
  • Highly proficient with browser DOM environments, including responsive design, cross-browser compatibility and browser extensions.
  • Solid understanding of database systems (SQL and NoSQL), data modeling, and query optimization.
  • Strong knowledge of software engineering principles, design patterns, and best practices.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to quickly grasp and resolve complex technical challenges.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with a selfless team-first mindset and the ability to effectively work independently and interdependently within a team environment with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, collaborating with motivated and highly skilled teammates. To us, this means being empathetic, being a good listener, sharing your knowledge and co-creating an environment where great ideas can rise from anyone in the organization.
  • Proactive self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong work ethic capable of thriving in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of autonomy.
  • Is passionate about their work, motivated to learn and constantly looking to improve
  • Exhibit a positive and professional attitude on a daily basis with team members
  • Discipline to manage workload while working remotely

Nice to Have, but not Required

  • Experience with NextJS, MongoDB, Google Cloud, Kubernetes (K8s), Docker, and other related tools and libraries.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP, and experience deploying applications in a cloud environment a plus.
  • Experience with Typescript, Golang and/or Python is a plus.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment and using related tools (e.g., JIRA, Git).

Other Benefits

  • Remote-first company, with flexible work environment
  • Culture that expects exceptional and principled performance, but with young kids and families ourselves, recognizes and appreciates that business is human-first
  • Opportunity to learn about the private and alternatives investment markets including private equity groups, VC firms, investment banking, family offices, institutional investors, and corporate strategic acquirers.

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