Senior Full-Stack Engineer with Virtru

Remote (US)

$150K - 180K a year

Virtru is a global leader in data privacy and protection. At Virtru, we equip our customers to take control of their data—everywhere it's shared—through end-to-end encryption for all forms of data - email messages, collaborative content, edge device data, etc...Our team is creative, collaborative, and passionate about creating a brighter future for data protection. Above all, we support our colleagues and empower each other to do our best work. Virtru recently closed a $60M Series C round of growth funding, and is backed by some of the foremost venture investors globally, including ICONIQ Growth, Foundry Capital, Bessemer, NEA, Tiger Global, and MC2. Something special is being built at Virtru and we hope you consider joining our team and driving our continued success!

About the role:

We are looking for a mid-level engineer who has the chops to crank out elegant production-quality JavaScript for the backend of Virtru's digital privacy products. You'll also have an opportunity to apply or gain operations experience keeping a production-scale web service on AWS up and running smoothly 24/7. The ideal candidate will have a natural passion for digital privacy, software development, and great user experiences.

You can look at our developer site to get an idea of the exciting work we are doing at Virtru -

About you:

  • Passionate about building software that will meaningfully impact how people approach data privacy
  • Enjoys working collaboratively in a fast-paced environment where you'll touch lots of projects and products
  • Minimum 3 years of experience building web applications and back-end web services
  • Experience developing with Javascript - Node.js
  • Proficiency with other frameworks/toolchains including React, Babel, Webpack, Express
  • Experience building and deploying applications using AWS Cloud Infrastructure (DynamoDB, EC2, Lambda, SQS, S3, VPC, ALB, NLB, API Gateway, etc)
  • Experience with deploying apps on the Kubernetes stack
  • Experience deploying and operating a highly available, scalable Enterprise SaaS application in a DevOps environment
  • Strong ownership of the entire lifecycle and toolchain of an application from code, to various types of automated tests (unit, integration, Selenium, canaries), to deployment, to operational (on-call rotation, pagerduty, etc)
  • Strong demonstrable understanding of software design patterns


  • Experience building GraphQL API services in Node.js (Relay, Apollo, or similar)
  • Experience building browser extensions for Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or IE
  • Experience using Docker to accelerate all aspects of the development lifecycle (dev, test, deployment)
  • Experience working with other programming languages; especially Java and Go
  • Experience developing Google Apps and/or Office365 Apps

Virtru is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Virtru is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.