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The world’s first software platform to automate the accounting process for SMEs

Lead Full Stack Engineer

£50k – £60k • 0.5% – 2.0%
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We are looking for an exceptionally talented full-stack Javascript developer to join a London based startup building the world's first software solution that automates the entirety of SME administration using AI and Machine Learning.

Expect challenging work at the cutting edge of your field and an incredibly motivated and highly talented team.

Why this role?

- Have meaningful impact in shaping the future of Ember. As technical lead, we will be building the team around you! Expect to have your voice heard and have real say, not just on the technical side but throughout the company.
- We have a technical founding team and technology will always be at the forefront of our business - we've been developers in the past and we know what it takes to create an environment that allows developers to thrive.
- Use the latest and greatest technology to solve some of the most interesting and impactful problems facing the world today.
- We've just closed our Seed funding round, launched our MVP and are starting to get our first metrics through. It's the perfect time to join!

Just for you:

- Generous stock options - we believe that everyone should own a part of what they're building, that's why we give equity to every one of our employees - joining earlier means you'll have a larger slice of the pie.
- WeWork office space - that means free coffee, free beer, free breakfast on a Monday morning, socials on Thursday evenings, games room, roof terrace and a whole host of networking and professional development events - you name it, we've got it.
- Have your say - if there's something you think we're missing and would like to add, let us know! We'll most likely be able to add it!


- Minimum 1 years professional experience leading a technical team
- Minimum 2 years professional experience working with React and/or React Native
- Minimum 1 year professional experience writing automated test suites (Unit Test/Integration Tests/E2E Tests)
- Experience working across the full stack: Front End / Back End / Databases
- Experience working in fast paced, agile teams

Bonus Points:

- Hands on experience with any of the specific technologies in our tech stack is a big plus
- Good communication skills and team player
- Any UX/UI design experience
- Exposure to Machine Learning frameworks
- Industry specific knowledge in Banking and Accounting
- Portfolios / Github Profiles / Code Snippets and anything tangible that we can look at that demonstrates your ability

Our Tech Stack:

- Front End

Expo | React Native | React Native Web | Typescript

- Backend

Node.js | Zeit Now | Prisma | Typescript

- Infrastructure

Semaphore CI | Digital Ocean | Zeit Now | Expo

- Testing

Jest | Cypress | Detox

- Data Science

Python | Algorithmia
Job type
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
3+ years
Hiring contact

Aaron Shaw

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Ember at a glance

The world’s first software platform to automate the accounting process for SMEs

Ember focuses on B2B, Accounting, and Fin Tech. Their company has offices in London. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, Ember has raised $250K of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2019 at a valuation of $1.35M.

You can view their website at https://ember.co or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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