The Orange Chef Co. is assembling a top-notch engineering team and is looking for an experienced Software Engineer who can design, develop, maintain and scale the infrastructure for our mobile app. You’ll be working closely with our design and product teams to deliver a great experience to our customers.
About The Orange Chef Co.
At The Orange Chef Co. we are making the kitchen a place of confidence and discovery. We’re creating a smart ecosystem for the kitchen made up of quality products built with an emphasis on simple design, maintaining the craft of cooking, and using local and sustainable materials. We strive to give our customers the tools to understand and navigate their nutritional, culinary and spoon-licking lives. Whether you’re a cupcake baker, a kimchi pickler, a quinoa connoisseur, or a leftover-reheater— whoever you are, whatever you’re eating, we’re here to connect you to your food.
- Work closely with our mobile team to design and implement application storage solutions, including selecting platforms, configuring servers, and writing code.
- Handle performance optimization, tuning, and caching for our mobile app’s infrastructure.
- Create high-performance software solutions that provide reliability, availability, and scalablility.
- Solve problems and troubleshoot issues.
- 4+ years of total development experience.
- Extensive experience designing and developing high volume, high performance applications and systems.
- Extensive experience working with large data stores, preferably MySQL, MongoDB, and/or DynamoDB.
- Expert knowledge of filesystems, concurrency, multithreading, server architectures, and distributed systems.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
- Experience using a modern version control system.
- Able to professionally communicate with other team members.
- Added bonus for cloud-hosted web services and data stores, such as Amazon’s EC2 and DyanmoDB (including pricing methodologies and minimizing costs).
- Added bonus for experience with AWS Persistence Framework for Core Data.
What we bring to the table
Being a company born in the kitchen, our work environment, attitude, and output often results in sitting around our kitchen table sharing ideas, inspirations, and food. The Orange Chef Co. is building a team of individuals who have an unabashed curiosity in the world and people around them, who go searching for solutions in unconventional places and practice problem solving in their sleep. Whether engineer, developer, accountant, or social media guru, each team member plays an integral role in understanding our customer and creating exceptional experiences. On The Orange Chef Co. team we work closely with each other across categories making sure that all touch points of our products and brand are crafted to perfection.