Software Engineer

NextChapter is seeking a Software Engineer with experience in Ruby-on-Rails and Angular to join the team. Our company is passionate about solving real problems in the legal industry, a field ready for change. We are looking for an experienced full-stack developer to help us develop innovative tools for lawyers and their clients. The right candidate will bring strong front-end skills, write clean quality code, respond quickly and efficiently to bugs, and possess a solid background in UX. Basic understanding of Angular and Bootstrap framework necessary.


Our ideal candidate has:

  • 3+ years professional experience developing web applications
  • Experience being a technical lead for multi-month projects
  • Experience developing REST APIs to serve web clients
  • Solid understanding of computer programming principles and data structures
  • Dedication to creating quality, maintainable code
  • Strong sense of ownership and responsibility for projects
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work with technical and non-technical colleagues
  • Compassion for the end user and an eye for design
  • Appreciation for feedback from our team and our customers
  • Passion for discovering new ways to solve problems


What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Growth potential and ability to work with smart people in the legal tech space
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401K options and company match
  • Great work-life balance
  • An energetic work environment with a small team
  • Technology to do your job successfully
  • Team retreats, monthly lunches, and more


About the Company

  • NextChapter is a web application for attorneys to prepare, manage and file their bankruptcy cases online. We are revolutionizing the bankruptcy field by guiding attorneys through the complete preparation process in order to better serve their clients. NextChapter offers per-case pricing, fully cloud-based access, excellent customer support, and a modern user interface.
  • We are committed to becoming the most intuitive bankruptcy application by combining superior user experience with intelligent features and services. Our passion for legal technology, excellent customer support and client happiness pours through NextChapter in every way. We are driven by the desire to build meaningful applications in a market that has been longing for change.
  • Our vision at NextChapter is to become the single trusted source for bankruptcy attorneys and their clients.


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