About CHEF iQ

The CHEF iQ® journey began in 2017 with the simple idea that cooking should be approachable and enjoyable for all. The CHEF iQ® app, currently connected to the Smart Cooker™ was conceptualized, developed, and will constantly be improved for our customer — the modern home chef.
Our team of master Hardware, Software, and Firmware Engineers, along with our expert designers, Culinary and Video professionals are working tirelessly to create an unrivaled cooking experience that seamlessly combines software and hardware to elevate the art of cooking. The result — An ecosystem of unparalleled culinary intelligence that lives in one simple app, connected to a Smart Cooker™ that can turn any ingredient into art.

About the Role

We are seeking a Senior Software Web Developer who will bring a deep passion and love of technology, along with excellent analytical skills and an innovative mind to contribute towards the creation of state-of-the-art software, called the CHEF iQ Console, which is our Core System supporting the work of our Culinary and Firmware Teams working on CHEF iQ®.

This role will be based out of the office located in Mahwah, NJ, and would report to the Senior Software Engineering Manager. Salary is commensurate with candidate’s experience and successes.


  • Interacting and collaborating with UI/UX Design, Firmware, Product Management, Hardware Engineering, Culinary and Product Development teams
  • Implementing front-end web social platform for guided cooking recipes
  • Producing high quality and reusable code
  • Refactoring code base from time to time
  • Implementing Bluetooth and Wi-Fi capabilities within the app
  • Testing and debugging
  • Learning about software best practices
  • Contribute to the defining of project roles and responsibilities
  • Participating in bi-weekly meetings and sprints
  • Collaborating to develop, refine and define distinctive culinary styles to fit the brand image
  • Effectively connecting with the brand vision
  • Effectively connecting to a culture of delivering high quality content around the brand vision
  • Caring about agility, scalability, and availability

Required Skills and Experience

  • JavaScript, Typescript
  • React (Native & Redux)
  • Mocha, Jest
  • GraphQL
  • Jenkins, Docker
  • RESTful services and SDLC knowledge
  • Git
  • Xcode
  • Great debugging skills
  • Great communication skills both verbal and written
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Operates under a sense of urgency
  • Works well under pressure
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects from start to conclusion on time
  • A finger on the pulse of today’s trends and can pivot direction as needed
  • Technologically savvy and well versed in social media trends

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Proficient in JavaScript/ES6
  • Experience in testing and debugging code (hands on writing test code)
  • Experience with AWS services: Lambda, API Gateway, Elasticsearch, RDS
  • Experience building REST API
  • Experience working in Agile environment
  • Experience with Jira
  • Experience developing software with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi capability
  • Experience building software for technologies such as Alexa and Google Home
  • Know how to cook and love food
  • Security-minded
  • An eye for design

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