Full Stack 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.

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 working throughout all areas of the stack: from optimizing performance of the query to applying the latest CSS3 tricks to the responsive layout.

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
  • Data modeling and analysis
  • Workflow automation

Requirements / Experience:

  • 2-3 years of experience in web development utilizing modern languages: Ruby, Python
  • Understanding of Relational and Non-Relational Data Stores; ability to argue the benefits of PostgreSql over MySql or when to use Cassandra over MongoDB is a plus
  • Knowledge of current web standards: HTML5 and CSS3
  • Comfortable with one or more Javascript framework: Jquery, Backbone, Ember, React, Angular or a similar js framework
  • 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
  • Cloud infrastructure management (DevOps)
  • Mobile development (mobile web or native)
  • Interest in food culture

Benefits:

  • 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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