Acelerate is using virtual food brands to maximize restaurant profitability by increasing their delivery sales. We’re funded by Sequoia Capital and expanding across the country. Join us as we grow into the world's largest restaurant company!


  • Developing new backend features, like api endpoints and job queues
  • Ensure there are no scraping failures for analytics or financial data. Issues generally need to be solved within a day
  • Creating processes for non-engineers for any manual tasks or customer support, documenting those processes, training non-engineers on those processes, and then monitoring and supporting those processes
  • Making sure all tests are passing for the api and that new features are not breaking old features
  • Responding to issues when on-call


  • Excellent character, trustworthy, and morally upright
  • Ability to deliver excellent quality, quickly
  • Love of learning
  • Ability to communicate clearly and articulately
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of data structures and programming paradigms
  • Proficiency with Node.js, SQL, and HTTP + TCP/IP
  • Comfortable with Linux/POSIX command line tools
  • Comfortable with basic docker and kubernetes commands
  • Knowledge of common application-level security holes and their mitigations


  • ETL experience
  • Reverse engineering experience
  • Experience scaling high-availability systems
  • Knowledge of functional programming
  • Experience with domain-driven design in any domain

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  • Opportunity to join a fast-growing startup. Drive growth strategies to shape the future of Acelerate.
  • Competitive benefits with full health, dental, vision coverage and unlimited PTO policy.
  • Ability to taste test our virtual brands menus (Foodie Heaven!)

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