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Software Engineer

$80k – $110k • 0.05% – 0.1%
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Do you want a mission not just a job? Join our team and build software that powers a company on a mission to drive more sustainable consumption and production patterns.

Social Nature is a discovery platform powered by half-million natural shoppers. We help better-for-you brands get on & off retail shelves and validate their products across the life-cycle with real-time consumer data. Our vision is to drive more sustainable consumption and production patterns.

This year, we're building out our platform to be self serve so that we can promote thousands of better-for-you products, are setting up the architecture to surface meaningful data insights for our customers, and are working on personalized recommendations for our users.

We’re currently 20 people and growing, so there’s opportunity to grow with us. Our founder is a seasoned entrepreneur and are we're backed by awesome investors, like the co-founder of Shopify and the founder of Vega. Our leadership principles are make it happen, focus on impact, customer obsessed, keep it real, embrace a shared destiny and craft is key.

We use a lightweight agile methodology, continuous delivery, automated deployment and unit testing in our development methodology. Familiarity with these concepts is a requirement. We love metrics and we continuously iterate and measure to understand what works and what doesn’t.

About you:
- A passionate, entrepreneurial-spirited technologist that owns delivery from concept through to completion
- Constantly curious, always looking to learn and increase your knowledge
- You have worked in a fast growth environment where your pace and hustle was key to getting the right things done
- A product thinker, who balances user pains and business needs while being pragmatic in making data driven decisions
- You know how to communicate and collaborate with sales, marketing, UX, product managers and other engineers
- An advocate for engineering excellence, dedicated to coaching and mentoring others
- You know what technical debt is and are pragmatic when to make trade-offs between architectural purity and reality
- You have at least 5 years engineering experience in software product companies. For at least 2 of these years you were in a role similar to this one
- Bonus Points if you attempted (even if it failed) your own venture

About us:
- Purpose-driven company that you can be proud to be a part of
- Exciting growth potential – you will build a company instead of following set processes
- Competitive compensation + stock options
- $1,000 annual wellness spending account plus comprehensive health/dental benefits
- 3 weeks vacation plus a holiday flex week
- Gastown office in heritage building with lots of green plants and light
- A team full of smart and down to earth people that give a damn

Employee stock options

Holiday flex week

Natural snacks & fair trade coffee

Annual retreat

Bright Gastown office

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