Job Description

About The Company

My client is a recently established, but well funded company who has seen amazing growth over the last two years. Their product has already reach over 350 million customers and growing, working with Big Brand Retailers such as Ted Baker and Harvey Nichols, and many more.

This omnichannel approach is evolving billions of sq ft of analogue retail space into hyper-connected smart stores of the future; in cities including London, Paris, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.

They are an energetic team that moves fast. From their offices in London and New York, they’re bringing together a world class collective of problem solvers passionate about blending technology, fashion and retail. The company was founded by the team that previously launched Europe’s largest app commerce company and is privately funded.

The Role:

We are looking for someone to work across the platform front end, back end and internal projects. Working alongside the highly motivated team of designers, engineers, data scientists and retail specialists under the supervision of the Senior Full Stack Engineer.

  • Work on platform back end services, databases and servers
  • Build applications in a robust, clean and manageable way; providing the strongest possible base for expanding and growing the product in future
  • Build out APIs and backend systems to support front end web and mobile developers
  • Manipulate and support in management of our databases

 

What we’re looking for: 

  • University degree in a technical subject, preferably computer science
  • Experience of developing in a commercial environment, ideally at a startup or tier-1 digital agency
  • Proficient in JavaScript/Node.JS in TypeScript
  • Highly preferable to have experience of using MongoDB
  • Ideally a working knowledge of Elastic Search and Parse
  • Experience of managing back end tools such as AWS
  • Excellent at collaborating with a full development team of designers and engineers
  • Consider security of the solution at all development and integration points
  • Live and breathe the latest in engineering whilst continuously discovering, evaluating, and implementing new technologies to increase development efficiency and product impact

Culture & Benefits

My client's culture has been designed to give the team the freedom to do their best work, where they can freely contribute ideas and instantly see the impact of their work - irrespective of their backgrounds, education or years of experience. The values guide the team to ‘leave their ego at the door’, ‘follow their instincts’ and ‘to become a master of their jungle’. 

Sound like a good fit? Here’s some other benefits on offer:

  • Work with a talented team of likeminds who truly love what they do
  • A competitive salary (£60000 DOE)
  • Generous healthcare plan for you and a cohabiting partner
  • Pension plan
  • An employee assistance program available 24/7
  • A shiny new computer, big screen and all the software you need
  • A chance to work in a creative, productive environment in London’s Fitzrovia with all the snacks, fruit, coffee and tea you can eat/drink
  • Plenty of team dinners and social events (and regular trips to karaoke!)