Front-End Engineer


About Us:

Cater2.me connects local food vendors with start-ups and organizations providing meals for their teams. We're changing the way employees eat by drawing from a diverse set of local, passionate food providers that are making company meals more exciting inside and outside of the office. Cater2.me was named one of the U.S. "Top 100 Companies Founded by Young Entrepreneurs" three years running and has been featured in The New York Times, TechCrunch and Fast Company, among other top publications. Originally launching as a Bay Area start-up in 2010, Cater2.me is already the largest company of its kind and has continued to expand its strong base of food partners and clients to New York, Chicago, Boston, Austin and Washington, DC.

Job Description:

We are a small engineering team changing office lunches one byte and pixel at a time. We believe and follow agile development methodologies, flat organization and most of all we are all passionate about shipping products. We're looking for people that are insanely curious about all things tech, love to figure out how things work and how to make them better, passionate about user experience and build applications that people love to use. You’re comfortable leading the development of our front-end to achieve a modern look with the latest HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript tricks while building out delightful user experiences.   

Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the product
  • Development of new features with minimum specifications and changing priorities
  • Bug fixes and refactoring of the existing code base
  • Workflow automation

Requirements/Experience:

  • Knowledge of current web standards: HTML5 and CSS3
  • 2-3 years of experience in front-end development using Angular, Ember, Backbone, or similiar js framework
  • Comfortable with one or more backend frameworks: Rails, Django, Zend
  • Understanding of API and event-driven architecture powered by REST and WebSockets
  • Passionate about using TDD/BDD in your daily development
  • Familiar with distributed source control tools such as git or mercurial
  • Startup experience is a plus
  • 4-year college degree (engineering/math/computer science preferred)

Bonus Points:

  • Active open source contributor
  • Mobile development (mobile web or native)
  • Interest in food culture

Benefits / Perks:

  • Meals for the team
  • Flexible vacation
  • Health, dental and vision benefits
  • Team outings
  • Commuter benefits and much more!

To Apply:

Submit resume here AND follow the instructions on https://github.com/cater2me/jobs

 

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