Ethode values free and creative thinkers that know how to get things done, are fun to work with, and take pride in the work they do.

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Ethode is a Northeast Ohio based software development team. We create web and mobile applications to make things easier and pride ourselves on quality and innovation. Our mission is to use our creative problem-solving skills to help make the world a more joyous place to live, and to have fun while doing it. :)

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Our Ideal Team Member

  • Effective, clear, and honest communicator
  • Does not sit on bad news
  • Keeps the team up to date on what they are doing at regular intervals
  • Shares knowledge
  • Appreciates and shares constructive criticism
  • Humble (self-aware and respectful)
  • Empathetic
  • Listens before speaking
  • Tries to understand the root problem
  • Attacks problems, not people

  • Amazing attitude: positive, inspiring, passionate, thoughtful, confident, honest
  • Reliable
  • Takes initiative
  • Gets stuff done
  • Resourceful - knows how to deliver the best they can with what they’ve got
  • Grows relationships with clients and understands that, without customers, we have no business
  • Cares about quality
  • Radiates respect
  • Believes in and follows The Golden Rule
  • Encourages self and others to be their best

  • Sense of humor
  • Loves technology
  • Loves to create awesome things
  • Shares the credit when things go well
  • Shoulders the responsibility when things don’t go so great
  • Admits weaknesses and balances with strengths
  • Adaptable
  • Curious and constantly improving
  • Incredible thirst for knowledge
  • Checks their ego at the door

Our Tech

We work with various technology on a daily basis. We are a cross-functional team, so our ideal teammate is skilled in multiple areas and typically an expert in at least one area. We use Trello and Slack for project management and team communication. We follow agile and lean development best practices such as Kanban and Scrum. Our code is typically managed via Github or Bitbucket.

Front-End Development

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • Angular
  • VueJS
  • NodeJS
  • Web Sockets
  • Gulp
  • SASS

Database Development

  • Mongo
  • Redis
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • Oracle

Java Development

  • dotCMS
  • Tomcat
  • Glassfish
  • Velocity
  • SpringMVC
  • Maven
  • Gradle

PHP Development

  • Laravel
  • PHPUnit
  • Composer
  • Magento
  • CodeIgniter
  • WordPress

Our Perks

  • Relaxed, open office
  • Flexible hours
  • Open vacation policy
  • Casual dress code
  • Autonomous work environment
  • Lunch and learn sessions

  • Flat organizational structure
  • Work from home
  • Open and honest communication
  • 50% medical coverage for entire family
  • Work with the latest web technology
  • Bring your own device / flexible workspaces

  • Family-first mindset
  • Work/life balance
  • Culture focused on innovation and continual improvement
  • Great team!

Open Positions

Say Hello

Near the Cleveland, Akron or Medina area and want to stop by our office? Let us know and we'll get the coffee and whiteboards ready. :)