Front End Engineer

Title: Front End Engineer

Location: REMOTE

JobDescription:

Roadie, a UPS Company, is a logistics management and crowdsourced delivery platform. Founded in 2014, Roadie offers businesses fast, flexible and asset-light logistics solutions for last-mile delivery. Roadie enables local delivery to more than 95% of U.S. households by providing access to more than 200,000 independent drivers nationwide – allowing businesses to offer their customers delivery optionality for almost any industry, from airlines to artisans.

Our engineers work to create technology that solves real-world problems in the crowdsourced delivery space. As a front end Software Engineer on the Internal Operations team, you’ll focus on production support and optimization of our existing internal technologies in a fast-paced, agile environment. Our ideal candidate is a skilled problem solver who is eager to learn and grow in their career.

What You’ll Do

  • Write clean, high-quality, maintainable, and performant code
  • Lead a project to convert a medium-to-large Rails application UI to React
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Product and Operations teams to improve performance of existing systems
  • Work in a fast-paced environment where we are frequently iterating to support the needs of our users, enhancing our apps and redefining feature roadmaps
  • Plan and execute on short-term and long-term engineering goals individually and within the greater technology team

What You Bring

  • 3-5 years of software development experience
  • Strong React coding skills
  • Ruby on Rails coding skills preferred, but not required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work closely with UX designers and other internal stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills to identify and resolve application issues
  • Experience writing clean, stable and maintainable code in production environments
  • A willingness to admit what you don’t know, and learn what you need to learn quickly

Bonus

  • GraphQL

Why Roadie?

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • 100% covered health insurance premiums for yourself
  • 401k with company match
  • Tuition and student loan repayment assistance (that’s right – Roadie will contribute directly to your existing student loans!)
  • Flexible work schedule with unlimited PTO
  • Monthly 3-day weekends
  • Monthly WFH stipend
  • Paid sabbatical leave- tenured team members are given time to rest, relax, and explore
  • The technology you need to get the job done