Front End Software Engineer

The Company

Skipcart is a leading delivery service provider operating in cities across the country. Skipcart gives retailers and restaurants the power of same-day delivery and drivers the freedom to choose their own schedule. Headquartered near San Antonio, TX, we’re on a mission to bring on-demand delivery to cities and towns throughout the United States. We serve our communities by connecting our network of drivers to restaurants, retailers and grocers. Skipcart is one of the fastest growing white label delivery companies in the US today, partnering with top platforms and retailers like Walmart, Whataburger, and 7-Eleven.

The Opportunity

As a Front End Engineer at Skipcart, you will help design and build world-class user experiences for our drivers, partners and employees. You will work closely with Product and QA teams to build systems that support partner integration, order fulfillment and the driver experience.

What You’ll Do

  • Mentor junior engineers in engineering techniques, processes, and new technologies
  • Contribute to overall system design, architecture, security, scalability, reliability, and performance of applications
  • Support the build and deployment pipeline and when necessary, both diagnose and solve production support issues
  • Identify, scope, and architect solutions for new features while applying sound technical judgment that considers technology alternatives, impact on affected / adjacent systems, and tradeoffs
  • Work with Product, Design, and QA to deliver world-class user experiences
  • Get the opportunity to stay ahead of new technologies with an eye to evaluating and potentially incorporating them into your team's architecture
  • Lead initiatives, technical design, and delivery of complex features across multiple systems to improve user experiences
  • Recommend changes to processes and tools at the team level based on industry standards, patterns, and practices
  • Diagnose / fix highly complex technical issues independently
  • Identify and communicate cross-team dependencies
  • Communicate individual and project-level development statuses, issues, risks, and concerns to technical leadership and management; research / advise technical leadership in vendor negotiations
  • Create documentation and training related to technology and standards
  • Provide end-to-end support to applications

What You Bring

  • Experience with modern front end technologies such as React, Angular, and Graphql
  • Experience with Front End Architecture
  • Advanced understanding of development methodologies and processes
  • Knowledge of system architecture and design patterns
  • Experience with common software engineering tools such as Git, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • High level of comfort in Lean Startup or Agile development methodologies
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or comparable field, or equivalent self-study

What We Offer

  • Competitive base salary + bonus
  • Holidays and generous paid time off
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Relaxed dress code and remote / open office environment
  • A supportive culture that encourages health and personal improvement
  • A challenging and rewarding work environment with smart, great people to work with every single day