GoodNotes (HK)

GoodNotes - Senior/ Full-stack Engineer

Mid Level
Hong Kong
Senior/ Full-stack Engineer
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About Us

GoodNotes was created from our founder's frustration of taking readable and reusable notes on his first iPad. We have since grown to millions of happy users and have become one of the top paid iOS apps worldwide. Our engineering team members are all full stack, Pi shaped, and most importantly product minded.

Who we're looking for

We have always been an Apple-only application since we started 8 years ago. We are now ready to make our experience available on other platforms. We are building up our first web engineering team and are looking for a senior backend engineer to join us.

What you will be doing

Our Core Values:

  • Users come first
  • Build better product, not just different
  • Do less but get more done
  • Always be learning


  • Creating the backend infrastructure to support our new business initiatives such as cloud storage, collaboration and cross-platform deployment.
  • Working closing with our mobile and product teams on redefining productivity applications for the new era of computing.
Who you are

Preffered Requirements:

  • Excellent problem solving and story-telling skills
  • A love of software craftsmanship
  • A strong desire for self-improvement through side projects and sharing
  • Good taste as a maker
  • Built projects you are proud of, big plus if they are side projects
  • Strong sense of the best tools for any task
  • Drove web product development from inception to millions of users
  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Production experience building and scaling reliable and safe distributed system
  • Deep understandings on system design, data structures and API design.
  • Strong software engineering best practices
  • Experience with Operational Transformation and Conflict-Free Replicated Data Types
  • Mastery in at least two programming language


  • We don't expect you to be a degree holder as we value experience over qualifications.
What we offer
  • We offer competitive compensation
  • We offer meaningful equity along with a chance to make a significant contribution to a product people already love.
  • We offer flexible working hours including two optional work-from-home days!
  • We take care of you and your loved ones with medical insurance.

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