SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

We’re looking for a software developer to assist building key web projects that impact our customers and our internal teams. Additionally, you will work closely with our Merchandiser to take new shoes from designs to live product on the Shoes of Prey website. You will be launching early and often, getting feedback and then iterating to produce systems that help drive the growth of the business. This role will give you the autonomy and responsibility to make a huge impact on the business with mentorship from a top notch team. We employ pair programming with all new hires to ensure minimal ramp up onto our technology stack and increase team cohesion.

You’ll be working with a motivated and talented Eng team, over 50% of which are female! We’re incredibly proud of our diverse team and great culture, and can guarantee it’s a fun and rewarding place to be.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Guide new products from design concept to live-on-site while helping to improve the efficiency of the new product introduction pipeline;
  • Utilize cutting edge tools like React, Redux, and Typescript to contribute to the development of a top tier website;
  • Learn best practices for responsive modern desktop and mobile web applications in a startup environment;
  • Lend your voice to architectural discussions that push our infrastructure to new levels of stability as we continue to grow;
  • Assist in improving the quality of the website by applying an engineering mindset with attention to detail in testing and development.
  • REQUIREMENTS

  • A passion for learning and expanding your existing skillset;
  • Computer Science (or similar) degree or relevant experience;
  • Familiarity with the web development stack and how applications are delivered from DNS to CSS;
  • Working knowledge of team based software development utilizing Slack, Github, etc.
  • APPLICATION PROCESS

    We’re extremely passionate about hiring the right people at Shoes of Prey and carefully screen to ensure you want the job, you can do the job and you’ll be a great fit for the team. Our expectations are high so we take a robust approach with multiple phases before we make an offer.

    To apply for this role, please email a cover letter and resume (in PDF format) to Anna Henderson at anna.henderson@shoesofprey.com. If you have some fun projects that you’d like to share, we’d also love to take a look at your github profile and learn more about projects you’ve contributed to as part of your education. Please feel free to provide relevant examples.

    The salary for the role is commensurate with your level of experience and includes equity with stock options, health insurance, lunch office perks and of course - shoes!