Consulting Engineer

Forward's goal is to re-introduce apprenticeships as a viable form of career training for software engineers. We are looking for consultants to help us mentor junior developers in an on the job environment. Typical engagements are ~10 hours / week. If you:

  • Have 10+ years of professional experience writing software
  • Have experience managing engineers
  • Have experience at both FAANG and venture-backed companies
  • Enjoy working with junior developers
  • Would make a good mentor for someone that identifies with one or more underrepresented groups in technology

We would love to have a conversation. Email us at

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