Software Engineer

MISSION

To trailblaze a future of professional sports that is player-led and fan-focused.

VALUES

1. Stay grounded
2. Think critically
3. Encourage creativity
4. Persevere through the noise
5. Operate like an owner
6. Be Helpful

Role: Software Engineer, Full Stack
Location: Los Angeles Office – PLL HQ (or remote)
Job Type: Full-Time
Start Date: Immediate
 
Position Overview:
    • PLL is looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to lead in building the PLL’s web and general tech platform. The role will report directly into the PLL’s Head of Product.
Qualification:
      • 3+ years of experience developing consumer-facing single-page applications (React, Angular, etc.)
      • A strong technical background, including 5+ years of experience as a generalist working on both the frontend, backend, and anything it takes to solve problems and delight users
      • Experience building highly performant NodeJS backends
      • Experience with Postgres as well as NoSQL databases
      • Experience with containers, Docker, and Kubernetes
      • Experience building products on AWS and Google Cloud Services
      • Experience with React Native is a plus
      • Startup experience is a plus
      • Other duties as assigned
Projects you will work on
    • Building the first ever advance stats platform for the sport of lacrosse
    • Main Premier Lacrosse League websites, and more innovative products as the league continues to evolve how sports leagues and media companies interact with consumers
Technology Ecosystem
    • Languages: Javascript, Typescript, Python
    • Frameworks: React (frontend) | Node / ExpressJS (backend) | WordPress Rest API (backend)
    • Databases: PostgreSQL, NoSQL
    • Ops: AWS, GCP, Kubernetes, Docker, Firebase Auth
    • Ops: Other: Git, Webpack, Sentry
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Premier Lacrosse League is an equal opportunity employer. Premier Lacrosse League is committed to the principles of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a work environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws. The Company is dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy in regard to all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

ABOUT THE PLL

The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) brought the sport of lacrosse to a national stage for the first time through a tour-based model, composed of 7 teams rostered with the best players the game has to offer.  Recently awarded SBJ’s Breakthrough Sport of the Year in 2020. The league was Co-founded by lacrosse superstar, philanthropist, and investor Paul Rabil and his brother, serial entrepreneur and investor, Mike Rabil, the Premier Lacrosse League is backed by an investment group comprised of The Raine Group, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), The Chernin Group, and Blum Capital. The league was announced in October 2018, with an exclusive media-rights deal with NBC Sports Group. The PLL’s second season will begin in May 2020, with seven teams, embarking on a 14-week season that concludes with a playoff and PLL championship game. The PLL season will be distributed through an exclusive media- rights agreement with NBC Sports Group. For more information, visit PremierLacrosseLeague.com, and follow on social media:

Instagram: @PLL

Twitter: @PremierLacrosse

Facebook: @PremierLacrosseLeague

Youtube: YouTube.com/PLL