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At Turn, we’re working to build a labor marketplace for the on-demand economy. Our goal is to make the experience for gig workers simple, delightful, and connected.

Every time an on-demand worker finds a new opportunity, reviews their background report, or decides where to work this week, we want them using our product. We want to take all the complexity of finding a gig, going through the on boarding, and getting paid to fade into the background, making entirely new kinds of interactions possible.

At Turn, opportunities to shine happen daily. We value what makes you different and encourage you to act on your ideas -- no matter how grand the vision. You bring skills and a customer-first mentality and we'll bring the tools and environment you need to do the best work of your life. There's still much more to do!


What we’re looking for

Collaborate with VP of Engineering on technical standards and practices. Turn is green field development, and you will have a voice in the platform, frameworks and practices that we adopt.

• Develop features iteratively using a lightweight Agile methodology.
• Work together with product, design, and business to define the roadmap
• Guide the integration of several third party of APIs — Turn is the glue that will stitch the offerings of many companies together, thus successful and highly performant integrations are critical. Redundancy is key.
• Add and maintain features in our backend systems, and back office suite
• Work in small teams to design, prototype, and build our product offering and tools
• Create robust automated unit/functional tests
• Develop backend applications for large scale services and APIs
• Handle and resolve issues escalated from the production support team
• Troubleshoot performance, reliability, and scalability issues
• Collaborate directly with engineers and stakeholders inside and outside of Turn
• Build and take operational responsibility for web services that will serve our users
• Take an active role in growing the engineering team
• Be part of a growing distributed organization that spans the US and Mexico

Technical Requirements

• A track-record of building large scale distributed real-time systems
• Proven experience developing client facing APIs
• Solid relational DBMS skills using MySQL, PostgreSQL or other DBMS products
• Experience with NoSQL platforms such as Redis, Cassandra or Mongo
• Strong quality focus and bias towards code testability
• Expertise in Python


• 5+ years of Python experience
• Experience with Amazon Web Services, with knowledge of Autoscaling, ELB, ElastiCache, SQS, SNS, RDS, S3
• Familiarity with other Platform as a Service offerings (Heroku, Engine Yard etc)
• DevOps skills
• Search & recommendation experience also preferred (especially ElasticSearch)
• Data analysis/big data experience


Apply! Please submit a resume and cover letter to Feel free to reach out to with any other questions. We look forward to meeting you!

Turn is a dynamic, fast-growing startup with offices in both Mexico City and Chicago. What we do improves the lives of working people by making it easier to find meaningful well- paying work in the gig-economy. As a Compliance Specialist at Turn you will be working closely with our Compliance Manager, being responsible for defining, implementing and assuring compliance programs based on a framework of accountability. You are an energetic team player, who is eager to learn and grow with our company. Your team members are a diverse and very talented bunch who are as hard-working as they are Fun!

Key Responsibilities

• Draft compliance policies and procedures.
• Perform due diligence of partners and vendors.
• Perform formal compliance reviews and risk assessments of new or enhanced product and service offerings.

Necessary skills, characteristics, and experience

• Familiarity with risk management principles.
• Bilingual in both English and Spanish
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and 2 years business process/compliance experience.
• Process management skills, ideally for compliance implementation.
• Proven strength in ability to prepare detailed compliance documentation.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to concisely convey information to senior management.
• Good interpersonal skills (Leadership and teamwork)
• Capacity for innovation and problem-solving skill.
• Strong interest or experience in privacy and data protection principle.


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What we’re looking for

As our first Quality Assurance hire, you’ll be the individual primarily responsible for software quality at Turn. You have a careful attention to detail and love breaking things. When you use a new web or mobile app, invariably you find all the ways that it doesn’t work or could work better.


• Acts as Turn’s champion of software quality
• You will be responsible for quality across all components of the Turn Platform:
· Web dashboards built in React
· Mobile App built using React Native
• Participates in the design, development, and implementation of software quality standards and procedures to maintain high levels of software quality and product reliability
• Develop test plans, scripts, and other documentation for various functional and non-functional testing activities
• Executes manual, automated, and/or scenario-based testing on multiple platforms.
• Records testing defects and monitors defect resolution
• Works closely with the development team to diagnose issues, resolve defects, and ensure that product features meet acceptance criteria per the user stories
• Be proactive on following through testing progress to ensure minimum technical debt
• Work with our team to develop and deploy features that are impactful, performant and well tested
• Handle and resolve issues escalated from the production environment
• Recommend best-in-class testing solutions across the environment
• Help build the kind of work culture that will make Turn the place you and your friends will want to work for
• Share, mentor and foster an environment where you and others can grow and share technical knowledge
• Be part of a growing distributed organization that spans the US and Mexico

Technical Requirements

• A Bachelor's Degree in science, technology, engineering, or a equivalent work experience is required.
• Minimum 3 years of working experience with knowledge of established QA practices using SCRUM Agile methodology.
• Strong attention to detail, excellent verbal, written, and analytical skills.
• Ability to multitask and manage several projects at any given time.
• Ability to collaborate, act as a team player, communicate across various layers of the organization, and work in cross-functional distributed teams.
• Self-motivated and the ability to work effectively with limited guidance when necessary.
• We are looking for candidates with expertise with a minimum of two of the following skillsets: SQL, Python 3/Pytest,/ReactJS/Chai/Enzyme, Selenium Webdriver
• Proficiency with at least one object oriented programming language
• Experience with Git and Github in a collaborative environment
• Experience with MVC architectures is a plus


• Competitive Salary
• Medical and Dental insurance
• Casual dress


Apply! Please submit a resume and cover letter to Feel free to reach out to with any other questions. I look forward to meeting you!



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