April 23, 2018

Senior Full Stack Engineer

Green Chef

Green Chef is the leading and first certified organic meal kit company in the US. We are passionate about making it easier to eat healthfully at home. Founded in September of 2014, Green Chef is already a national force with hundreds of employees and tens of thousands of customers relying on us to help them eat well.

We are hiring for a full-time Senior Full Stack Engineer with strong AWS experience, in-depth understanding of SOA and microservice implementations along with the front end architectures that will be powered by them.

A successful candidate will take on the leadership of a team of engineers and ownership of Green Chef applications. You will be building and leading a talented team of Front End/Back End/Full Stack engineers executing on mission-critical projects and initiatives within Green Chef. Starting your first week, you will work with the Director of Engineering and the VP of Technology to set the direction and objectives of the team. From there, you will lead your team towards the successful completion of the goals working with Product Owners, Testing, and DevOps. As a part of the Engineering Team leadership, you will help set the direction for all of engineering. You will work with our DevOps team to architect elegant solutions that are robust, maintainable and extensible and provide them with feedback on tools and infrastructure needs. You will know the right tools to use for the situation, when to refactor and when to rebuild and the ability to communicate your reasoning to others.

The ideal candidate will have first-rate written and verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt to their audience. They have a knack for methodical problem-solving and hone their craft through constant learning and experiments. (S)He understands that team leadership is their #1 priority, and a primary focus on technical mentorship raises all boats and builds a culture of learning and teaching. They take full ownership of systems and project execution and enjoy the challenge of navigating a fast-paced growth environment. They know wise hiring practices lead to high-performance teams and have the experience to build a stellar team.

What We Offer

*Team leadership with opportunities to grow
*Freedom to innovate and test new tools
*An environment open to radical change to enhance and grow our systems
*A collaborative culture based on mutual respect and accountability
*Great international exposure and team atmosphere
*Competitive compensation and plenty of room for personal growth

Responsibilities

*Be a force multiplier through effective leadership, technical direction, focused mentorship and people management of a 4 – 6 member team
*Technical leadership and ownership of a stack across multiple business areas focused on a specific function with an eye towards the future
*Ensure the stability and resilience of our applications focusing on production availability
*Work with teams around Green Chef as the voice of your engineering team
*Work with DevOps to move the team into a CI/CD workflow

Requirements

*3+ years of team leadership, people management and technical mentoring
*Experience developing, maintaining and extending MEAN applications on AWS
*Experience developing highly scalable services and APIs
*Agile methodologies and teams

Experience with:

*AWS services
*Docker
*MEAN stack
*Current front end framework experience with React/Vue/Angular
*CI/CD workflow

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Apply online if this sounds like your next challenge. EOE / Minorities encouraged to apply.
Please visit our website at https://jobs.lever.co/greenchef/0f15fedc-71d4-44c3-8807-dd159624879d