Little Green Software partners with the brightest clients and transforms their ideas into published polished success stories. Every day, we apply our expertise and the latest technologies to build products that make an impact in the world.

Work & Life at Little Green

People

Little Green Software hires and retains exceptionally talented individuals dedicated to delivering high quality software products. A supportive and highly collaborative team environment enables consistent success and brings out the best in each person. We love to learn and proactively work to continuously improve.

Perks

  • Collaborative, fun and flexible environment, sweet office in the heart of downtown Durham, NC
  • On-the-job mentorship and professional development budget to attend conferences, take courses, and learn – keeping you and your skills fresh
  • Your favorite snacks and drinks stocked in the kitchen
  • Company lunches, trips and events – a chance to recharge your batteries.
  • Health and retirement plans, with company contribution

Environment

Durham is consistently ranked among the top tech sectors in the nation and the best places to live, work, play and eat. Little Green Software is in the heart of downtown Durham, and we’re proud to play an active role in the community. Just a few steps from our office you’ll find award winning cafes, restaurants, bakeries, ice cream parlors, and a thriving ecosystem of developer, designer and entrepreneur resources.

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Engineering culture

Little Green Software is known for exceptional quality, user experience, and design. The mission of the Little Green Software engineering team is to build scalable, highly polished consumer software applications that meet the current and future needs of our customers and users. To achieve this, we leverage the best tools and technologies available, whether for native mobile or web based client apps, back-end server and database platforms, or cloud and devops services.

Little Green Software engineers:

  • play an important role in defining and delivering the details of the product experience;
  • thrive in a highly supportive, collaborative environment;
  • are creative, strategic, positive and opinionated;
  • take pride in their craft, are up for a good challenge, love to learn new technologies and hone their skills;
  • prototype new features;
  • instrument for analytics, and architect for scale;
  • deliver tested, production-ready code, on time;
  • provide our clients with what they want, and delight them with things they didn’t imagine;
  • write beautiful, polished, validation-ready code;
  • communicate technical concepts with clarity and ease, and write excellent documentation;
  • appreciate the benefits of a great team, process and tools.
  • enjoy variety and working on new projects;
  • are rewarded most of all by building products customers love and value;
  • ...and have fun while we’re at it :)

Generalist, polyglot developers adaptable to a wide range of technologies are preferred in our dynamic company. Candidates must demonstrate a consistent history of leveraging technology to produce quality software.

Open Positions

Project Manager

We’re an app development firm focused on long term client relationships building high-value, top quality software products. We’re looking for a strong Technical Project Manager to manage both the client and the production team. You should be bright, personable, tech savvy, and exceptionally organized. A technical background and proven track record of managing highly complex, customer-facing projects under demanding timelines is required.

You will ensure that all the project details are covered and our work is of the highest quality, while creatively maximizing productivity of limited resources. You will be well supported and enable our team to accomplish great things.

The role integrates project management, product management, business requirements analysis, quality assurance, and functional and technical design discussions.

Key Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of project management in software development. iOS, Android and web app development highly desirable.
  • Highly accountable and responsible.
  • Self-starting, self-motivated, self-directed, and self-sufficient.
  • Work directly with key stakeholders to understand their vision and goals.
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) to all levels of an organization.
  • Strong facilitation skills to manage the engineering team using our Agile software development process, from requirements gathering, to design, to prototyping and implementation, to testing, publishing and maintenance.
  • Strong technical proficiency, especially as needed to help the team prioritize tasks and make technical decisions
  • Assist the business development team with writing proposals and estimates
  • Responsive and fast turnaround during business hours, and when occasional duty calls, after hours
  • Manage the project budget along with overseeing monthly time tracking and billing.
  • Deep understanding of common Agile practices and service-oriented environments.
  • Passionate about the company and our vision; eager to help get us to the next level.
  • Build and submission experience with iTunes and Google Play highly desirable.
  • Industry recognized Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification highly desirable.

Software Engineer – Full Stack Web

We are looking for a senior web application developer proficient in a range of modern front-end and back-end technologies. Successful candidates must demonstrate a consistent history of leveraging technology to produce quality software.

The ideal candidate has:

  • 3+ years web application development experience
  • Some experience with the following:
    • Front-end
      • Front end web technologies: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, TypeScript, Webpack, PostCSS
      • JavaScript frameworks such as Angular and/or React
      • Browser compatibility
      • Transitions and animations
      • Responsive and adaptive design
      • Progressive Web Application development
    • Back-end
      • Back end web technologies: NodeJS, Java, AWS Lambda services
      • Amazon AWS or Heroku
      • Linux server configuration
      • Linux scripting
      • Continuous integration and deployment with Jenkins
      • Relational databases
  • Experience developing and connecting to RESTful and/or GraphQL APIs
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science or software engineering

Join our team

To apply or learn more, get in touch at careers @ littlegreensoftware.com. We look forward to hearing from you.