What you’ll do
- Collaborate closely with the founding team to understand business requirements, contribute to technical decision-making, and help define the product roadmap.
- Develop new features and functionalities for our marketplace.
- Take ownership of full stack development tasks, including front-end UI/UX, server-side logic, API integrations, and database design.
- Enhance the performance, scalability, and security of the existing platform through tackling tech debt, and improving our infrastructure and database structure.
- Collaborate with the CPO (Chief Product Officer) and Head of Engineering to ensure seamless integration of features and adherence to project timelines.
- Monitor and troubleshoot production issues, implementing efficient and effective solutions to minimize downtime and ensure platform stability.
- Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices to drive innovation and continuous improvement of the platform.
What you have
- Proven experience as a full-stack software engineer (ideally 5+ years), with a focus on TypeScript, React, and Node.js. Experience with Next.js, Tailwind CSS, and Medusa.js are a plus.
- Strong expertise in front-end development, including modern UI frameworks, responsive design, and cross-browser compatibility.
- Solid understanding of server-side technologies, structuring APIs, and databases.
- Some experience with infrastructure, DevOps, and tooling.
- Experience working in a production environment with a live platform, ensuring uptime, monitoring performance, and debugging issues.
- Proficient in Git and collaborative development workflows.
- Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex issues and provide innovative solutions.
- Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to work effectively in a startup environment.
- Familiarity with e-commerce or marketplace platforms.
- Experience with payment gateway integrations, shipping logistics, or inventory management systems.
- Passion for sustainable food practices, local sourcing, and an understanding of the food industry.
Join us as the first full-time software engineer and contribute to the growth of our marketplace platform that empowers sustainable food producers and connects them with conscious consumers. This is an exciting opportunity to shape our technical direction while making a meaningful impact on the local food ecosystem. Apply now and and help us reimagine the food system of the future.