Full Stack Engineer

 Full-time position with medical and dental healthcare benefits. Salary start range $100-120k, depending on experience and capability. Rapid salary growth potential. 

 Environmental Innovations, Inc. is a certified B Corp dedicated to helping businesses, institutions, government and individuals innovate beyond the status quo toward more equitable and sustainable solutions that benefit people, planet and profit. 

 Founded in 2007, EI specializes in inspiring businesses and the public to participate in reuse, conservation, and pollution prevention. We are built on a model that combines strong collaboration and the use of measurable outcomes to drive the process. EI also manages the database underlying the CA Green Business Network and leases that software to six other states. We are constantly improving the database’s user experience, metric collection and data reporting. 

About Us:

  • We offer steady and ongoing work creating and maintaining a web-based database designed to help businesses reduce their carbon footprint and learn how to operate more sustainably .
  • We are a small, collaborative team that believes in work / life balance.
  • We value lean development, data-driven practices, and open-source.
  • We are based in Santa Cruz, CA and growing rapidly within CA and the nation. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Implement, test and maintain new user-facing functionality.
  • Build scalable backend services and APIs that power our web applications.
  • Work with our team to contribute to high level decisions about the architecture and design.
  • Contribute to our continuous efforts to improve our development infrastructure and processes.
  • Help communicate and implement best practices.
  • Perform and participate in code reviews.
  • Identify and resolve performance bottlenecks. 

You Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a product-centered team 
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals 
  • Ability to write high quality, maintainable, modular and well tested code in a Yii2 PHP framework 
  • Experience with relational databases and query authoring using MySQL 
  • Experience with jQuery and javascript 
  • Experience with profiling, troubleshooting and optimizing web performance 
  • Knowledge of dedicated hosting services 
  • Ability to monetize platforms with advertising and affiliate capabilities 
  • Preferred candidate is based in or near Santa Cruz, CA area 
  • We also have a phone app ‘Shop Green’ that needs occasional maintenance. Experience with phone app design and management or a solid referral to someone who does, would be appreciated. 

Please send your qualifications to opportunities@environmentalin.com