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Neat is a mixture of seasoned professionals and dynamic young leaders that together create a unique blend of experience and energy. Our employees combine humor with humility in a highly collaborative, open-office environment geared towards creative problem solving and rapid decision making.

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Full Stack JavaScript Engineer

Full Time | Philadelphia, PA / Remote | Exempt

Position Description

At Neat, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of this country and want to ensure they focus most of their time on growing their business. We’re doing our part by providing the most essential yet simple accounting product in the market, and we’re looking for talented Full Stack JavaScript engineers to help us develop the services and applications that will power our product experience. We envision creating products that make accounting quick, easy, and accessible to everyone. What Gusto did for the payroll is what we’re doing for accounting.

Engineering at Neat involves cross-functional collaboration with multiple other groups.  You should have experience with all phases of the software development life cycle from conception to deployment.  You’ll be joining the team responsible for bringing business strategy to life in the form of new product features and enhancements across both web and mobile.  Expect to work closely with a diverse team of other developers, testers, product managers, UX designers and researchers, and customer support representatives.

What You’ll Do

  • Work with designers, product managers, and other developers to ideate software solutions
  • Develop and manage well-functioning services, API’s and client applications
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design
  • Write technical documentation
  • Stay abreast of developments with web/mobile applications and programming languages
  • Maintain quality through peer review and ensure responsiveness of applications.

What We Are Looking For

  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good problem solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS compilers, and JavaScript with emphasis on the latest ECMAScript standards (Familiarity with TypeScript is a plus).
  • Experience with server-side technologies such as Node.js and Express.js (familiarity with Nest.js is a plus)
  • Experience with React/Redux (familiarity with React Native, Electron, and Next.js).
  • Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases such as MongoDB, Postgres, and MySQL.
  • Some experience with GraphQL data graphs (Apollo GraphQL is a plus).
  • Understanding of key technologies such as decentralized and distributed data sources, Docker build systems, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Auto-scaling, Pub/Sub messaging, etc.
  • Basic essentials such as git and GitHub, peer code reviews, continuous integration, debugging, automated unit testing, etc.
  • Proactive mindset with a passion for making things better.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies.

How We Work

We’re a Philadelphia-based distributed workforce.  Our mission is to reduce small business accounting confusion by providing a refreshingly different software that lets business owners do their books on their terms in their own time.  Our decision-making is shaped by discovering and solving market and user problems, not by the corner office or “smartest people in the room.”  We value and prioritize transparent communication, believe that good ideas can (and do) come from anywhere, so we encourage Neaters to work together across positions and roles.

We are currently fully remote but may resume working out of our Philadelphia office as necessary, and situations permit.  If you have a passion for rolling up your sleeves, building new programs, and have a strong and team-player mentality, we’d love to hear from you!

Diversity & Inclusion At Neat

We’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry — it’s essential to creating the best products.  We purposely build Neat to be a place where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact.  Diversity typically includes but is not limited to differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age.  To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups.

To apply for this job, fill out the form below -OR- email us at careers@neat.com with the job title in the subject line.

Product Owner

Full Time | Philadelphia, PA / Remote | Exempt

Position Description

At Neat, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of this country and want to ensure they focus most of their time on growing their business.  We’re doing our part by providing the most essential yet simple accounting product in the market, and we’re looking for a seasoned Product Owner to streamline the process of building a delightful product experience.

The ideal candidate will have big ideas and strategies that foster an environment of collaboration and creativity. This role is ideal for someone with an entrepreneurial mindset and real-world experience distilling business value and goals into roadmaps and refined product backlogs. Most importantly, you will be integral to helping us build better products that small businesses love to use.

What You’ll Do

  • Serve as the voice of the customer.
  • Work with internal and external customers to analyze the needs and align product roadmap to strategic goals.
  • Develop scope and define backlog items (epics/features/user stories) that guide the software development team.
  • Solve product-related problems, make decisions, complete trade-off analysis to stay on track towards business deliverable commitments.
  • Possess a fundamental understanding of end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders during the visioning and concept development of a product.
  • Assess value, develop business cases, and prioritize stories and epics to ensure work focuses on those with a maximum value that is aligned with product strategy.
  • Develop and maintain an appropriately prioritized backlog of user stories for implementation.
  • Develop appropriately detailed specifications for the product features so they are clearly understood by the development teams.
  • Follow our competitors and the industry
  • Actively mitigate roadblocks impacting successful team completion of release goals
  • Understand, research, and follow technology trends in the industry and in general. Able to assess emerging products and companies to measure their potential value or threat to the company and its products, as well as make recommendations on which new technologies to invest in or leverage.
  • Answer incoming questions from internal key stakeholders about the product and its capabilities.
  • Assess and address technical risks.
  • Coordinate beta tests.
  • Define success criteria for testing and product acceptance.

What We Are Looking For

  • 8+ years of experience of proven experience in product management, product owner, solution architect, and/or business analyst roles.
  • Entrepreneurship skills or experience.
  • Creative and strategic thinker.
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to deliver on a common goal.
  • Interpersonal skills and developing relationships with team members and customers.
  • Knows how to define the product roadmap.
  • Outstanding communication, presentation, and leadership skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Able to effectively manage conflicting stakeholder needs
  • Experience developing B2B SaaS products, focusing on small businesses (under 50 employees).
  • Experience working within project management and tracking tools like Jira & Aha.
  • The ability to take a holistic view of the product by putting yourself in a business owner’s shoes.
  • The ability to shift gears and pivot based on customer needs.
  • Continuous improvement of your workflow and learning new tools.
  • Exhibited curiosity on trends in the community and forming opinions on the future of bookkeeping, invoicing and payments products.
  • Knowledge/experience with web and mobile application development (particularly in Javascript frameworks like React, React Native) is a plus.

How We Work

We’re a Philadelphia-based distributed workforce.  Our mission is to reduce small business accounting confusion by providing a refreshingly different software that lets business owners do their books on their terms in their own time. Our decision-making is shaped by discovering and solving market and user problems, not by the corner office or “smartest people in the room.”  We value and prioritize transparent communication, believe that good ideas can (and do) come from anywhere, so we encourage Neaters to work together across positions and roles.

We are currently fully remote but working out of our Philadelphia office as necessary, and situations permit. If you have a passion for rolling up your sleeves, building new programs, and have a strong and team-player mentality, we’d love to hear from you!

Diversity & Inclusion At Neat

We’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry —  it’s essential to creating the best products. We purposely build Neat to be a place where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes but is not limited to differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups.

To apply for this job, fill out the form below -OR- email us at careers@neat.com with the job title in the subject line.

Technical Product Manager

Full Time | Philadelphia, PA / Remote | Exempt

Position Description

At Neat, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of this country and want to ensure they focus most of their time on growing their business.  We’re doing our part by providing the most essential yet simple small business bookkeeping  products in the market, and we’re looking for a seasoned Technical Product Manager to streamline the process of building an unexpectedly delightful product experience.

Technical Product Managers at Neat embody pieces and parts of three roles:  product manager, product owner, and business analyst. You should have experience managing end-to-end product delivery, from discovery to launch. You’ll be joining the team responsible for bringing business strategy to life in the form of product requirements.  Expect to work closely with a diverse team of software engineers, product managers, designers, and QA analysts.

What You’ll Do

  • Help define the product roadmap based on product strategy, customer pain points, competitor analysis, customer feedback, regulatory constraints and operational needs.
  • Define goals and help create vision for development projects.
  • Work alongside product managers to uncover and understand customer problems and the ideal solutions, then translate them into requirements.
  • Ensure requirements are fully understood and that implementation plans match expectations.
  • Work alongside product managers to develop projects.
  • Ability to work well with internal teams, including developers, engineers, designers, quality assurance, and operations.
  • Work alongside development teams to oversee the development of product features, making yourself available to the team as necessary to answer questions, provide guidance, and collect feedback.
  • Understand, research, and follow technical trends in the industry and in general. Able to assess emerging products and companies to measure their potential value or threat to the company and its products, as well as make recommendations on which new technologies to invest in or leverage.
  • Follow competitors and conduct capability analysis regularly.
  • Answer incoming questions from internal key stakeholders about the product and its capabilities.
  • Assess and address technical risks.
  • Serve as a product evangelist and subject matter expert to your colleagues on the development team.
  • Coordinate beta tests.
  • Define success criteria for testing and product acceptance.
  • Facilitate the creation and maintenance of proper product documentation.
  • Coordinate with developers to resolve production issues / identify root cause of emerging issues.
  • Help to develop and prioritize backlog of requirements, user stories and product issues.
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders across the board, including customers, senior leadership, and the development team to ensure the goals are clear and vision is aligned with business objectives.

What We Are Looking For

  • 8+ years of proven experience in product management as a product owner, solution architect and/or business analyst.
  • Experience developing B2B SaaS products, focusing on small businesses (under 50 employees).
  • A keen sense for identifying user needs, defining exact solutions, and delivering those through detailed product requirements.
  • Experience working within project management and tracking tools like Jira & Aha.
  • The ability to take a holistic view of the product by putting yourself in a business owner’s shoes.
  • The ability to integrate feedback, validate, and iterate on our products while being mindful of our customers, contributors, and insights gleaned by our support teams.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills — you’ll be collaborating with others and presenting your work regularly.
  • The ability to operate in a fast-paced environment, often wearing multiple hats.
  • The ability to shift gears and pivot based on customer needs.
  • Continuous improvement of your workflow and learning new tools.
  • Exhibited curiosity on trends in the community and forming opinions on the future of bookkeeping, invoicing and payments products.
  • Knowledge/experience with web and mobile application development (particularly in Javascript frameworks like React, React Native) a plus.

How We Work

We’re a Philadelphia-based distributed workforce.  Our mission is to reduce small business accounting confusion by providing a refreshingly different software that lets business owners do their books on their terms in their own time. Our decision-making is shaped by discovering and solving market and user problems, not by the corner office or “smartest people in the room.”  We value and prioritize transparent communication, believe that good ideas can (and do) come from anywhere, so we encourage Neaters to work together across positions and roles.

We are currently fully remote but working out of our Philadelphia office as necessary, and situations permit. If you have a passion for rolling up your sleeves, building new programs, and have a strong and team-player mentality, we’d love to hear from you!

Diversity & Inclusion At Neat

We’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry —  it’s essential to creating the best products. We purposely build Neat to be a place where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes but is not limited to differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups.

To apply for this job, fill out the form below -OR- email us at careers@neat.com with the job title in the subject line.