Outside Interactive, Inc., the premier hub for active lifestyle enthusiasts, offers best-in-class content and experiences to more than 70 million of the world’s most passionate outdoor, wellness, and endurance enthusiasts every month. We inspire a broad and diverse audience to do the activities they love with greater enjoyment, inspiration, and knowledge and are dedicated to making real change in the outdoor and fitness industries.

Come join the Gaia GPS team at Outside and help build the future of outdoor mapping. In this role you will work on backend systems used to manage user data, and search systems used to find places to hike, bike, and adventure. You will work with a small team of software engineers, designers, and product managers to build a product used by millions of outdoor enthusiasts.

This job is 100% remote, and the company has been remote for 7+ years.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years experience building applications in Python.
  • Previous experience with a legacy codebase and geospatial technologies.
  • Design solutions that meet the business needs encompassing the full technology stack from Back End database design, Front End views and Back End services and working with other developers to meet the requirements.
  • Hands-on development, testing, debugging and ongoing maintenance of both new and existing code.
  • Experience building web applications with Django or another web framework.
  • Recommendation of best practices for development and application support.
  • Experience implementing Mapbox (an asset).
  • B.S. in Computer Science or relevant work history.
  • Interested in Mapping or outdoor adventure.
  • Tech stack
  • DjangoPython
  • NodeJS
  • Postgres/PostGIS
  • Elastic Search
  • Redis
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • React
  • Mapbox-GL

Why You’ll Love Working at Gaia GPS

  • We are passionate about outdoor and active lifestyle participants and live the lifestyle ourselves
  • We are a technological and data-driven business
  • We are committed to active lifestyle participants and will provide them with the world’s most personalized content that inspires and motivates them by understanding them better than any platform in the world
  • We love solving problems, thinking creatively and trying new things
  • We believe in autonomy and taking initiative
  • We take what we do seriously. We don’t take ourselves seriously
  • We have a smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right and is open to new ideas
  • Gaia GPS has a software culture where marketing, support and management folks also code to improve apps and help with the product.
  • You will be proud to say that you work for Outside, Inc./Gaia GPS and will know that the work you do brings joy to our clients every day
  • Work Visa Sponsorship not available

Entirely remote jobs that could be performed in Colorado: Employees can expect to be paid a salary of between $130,000 to $180,000. Additional compensation may include a bonus or commission. Additional Benefits include health care, vision, dental, retirement, Flexible Time Away, sick leave, and more. This salary range is merely an estimate and may vary based on an applicant’s location, market data/ranges, an applicant’s skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees.