With roots in Austin, Texas, our client was founded in 2021 to reimagine how people work in retail! What they do is help brands find & connect with retail superheroes, on-demand. They have a marketplace which brings together the best brands with the best retail partners together. For retailers — they help store managers find exceptional part-time associates to cover store needs. For workers — they enable people to choose their own schedule and get paid quickly. That means they are building products that impact over 1/4 of all US workers. With this, they hope to establish a way for retail workers to earn trust, find flexible ways of working, and continue to make people excited about their role in one of the largest industries in America.

This is where you come in, as a Senior Software Engineer, your primary responsibility is to build the platform used by retailers, workers, and the operations infrastructure that connects them. Retail customers and users come from all walks of life, and so do we. Our client is looking to hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds. If you share the values and our enthusiasm to improve retail, you’ll find a home with this company.

What’s in it for YOU? 

  • Located in the heart of the beautiful city of Austin, Texas!
  • Join this company so that you can be the first in to build something really cool from scratch, be very important and gain equity at a very early stage of the company’s development! 
  • Over 15 million people work in retail stores today. Our client believes retail workers should be able to build schedules that work for them. People should be able to plan their work around their lives — not the other way around. They are looking to change the norm!
  • The magic of what our client has to offer is that they are driven to create incredible experiences for users, store leaders, and each other while the Software Team is committing to making that thrive! 

What YOU get to DO at this innovative company:

  • Work closely with our Head of Product and Head of Engineering to design and build new features for the platform.
  • Collaborate with all functions of the business to validate designs and features.
  • Have ownership in implementing Python & React to support Retailers, Workers, and the Operations team.
  • Be involved in contributions that will be meaningful, valuable, and of high impact.
  • Be a member of a passionate and highly skilled engineering team.

What you NEED to SUCCEED in this challenging role:

  • Expertise in Python/React combo with an emphasis on React.
  • You are comfortable working through hard challenges, both alone and with others.
  • Pragmatic and business-oriented, as you will need to embrace the objective of the company, make tradeoffs relentlessly, and prioritize projects better than anyone.
  • Put users first and think critically about the implications of what you build and how it shapes people’s lives.
  • Experience building commercial grade mobile applications is a major plus.
  • Early Stage Start Up Experience.