Full Stack Engineer

Job Description:

FreeWorld is seeking an experienced, high-performing, get-stuff-done Full-Stack Developer to join our growing team. FreeWorld aims to have the most comprehensive, automated, end-to-end online reentry solution available and the Full-Stack Developer will work alongside our current engineering team to make it happen. This position will report to the Senior Full-Stack Developer under the direction of the CEO. 

The perfect candidate works with urgency, is self-driven, and is excellent with creative problem-solving. This role will be responsible for helping to maintain existing systems, but will also be a key innovator as we strive to improve systems functionality and drive technological advancements. The right candidate always thinks, “how can I make it better?”.

Above all, you are passionate about our mission at FreeWorld and understand the outsized and life-changing impact that your work will have to support our participant’s success. 


To end the era of mass incarceration and generational poverty by:

What you’ll do:

What you’ll have:

Requirements are not hard and fast rules - for example, if you have 5+ years of React experience but no Node experience, consider applying anyway

Where you’ll work

FreeWorld is a 100% remote company. You may live anywhere in the US and work from any location that is quiet and free from distractions. 

Board of Directors

Hiring Process

  1. Read our FreeWorld Culture FAQ if you still think you are a fit… 
  2. Submit an application and cover letter. If your qualifications are a match…  
  3. We have a 15-minute introductory call. If we love each other, then…
  4. You take an evening to consider everything you have read or heard and sleep on it. If in the morning, you are still super-excited then…
  5. You complete a task/short project related to the role you are applying for. Then, We select the top candidates (approximately 3-5 ) to move forward. 
  6. You meet with 3-5 team members for a full interview. If selected…
  7. We meet for a follow-up interview to review your work history, discuss your career goals, and collect references.  
  8. We reach out to a few of the individuals you worked with, and if all goes well, we present the offer! 

Compensation and Benefits

The compensation for this position is based on experience, but we are targeting $95k - $105k. 

FreeWorld believes if we take care of our team, our team can better care for our program participants. For an up-to-date list of employee benefits, view our 2022-2023 FreeWorld Benefits. A few key benefits are listed below: