Human Ventures and The Mustard Opportunity 

Human Ventures is the premier New York venture studio that builds and backs world class companies with exceptional entrepreneurs. Backed by leading investors including Beth Comstock (Vice Chair, GE), Troy Carter (Founder, Atom Factory), Shari Redstone (Founder, Advancit Capital), David Solomon (Goldman Sachs) and many more New York business leaders and entrepreneurs. Human Ventures is deeply embedded in the broader New York startup ecosystem, and is the go-to place for experienced, serial entrepreneurs.

Mustard  is a pre-launch startup built out of Human Ventures. We are disrupting a $23B industry redefining how communities move around by enabling cost-effective, efficient and transparent transportation, with schools at its core.

This is a ground floor opportunity to contribute in the creation of an outstanding service. We expect you to grow as fast as we are growing now.

The Job

You will help in creating all the components that integrate real-time rider, school and driver management; mapping; dynamic routing and user communication into a complex, mission-critical service.


  • Help to define roadmap and architecture based on technology and business needs
  • Write well-crafted, well-tested, readable, maintainable code
  • Communicate across teams to achieve results
  • Act on feedback to learn and grow

About You

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of professional experience in software development
  • Experience in a variety of programming languages, e.g. Javascript, Python, Go
  • Demonstrated track-record of delivering well-engineered products
  • Track record in approaching complex, undefined problems in structured, strategic, and quantitative way
  • Passion for mobility services and related technology


  • Experience in a early stage fast-growth startup environment
  • Experience with mapping and routing technologies
  • You contribute to and/or maintain open source projects

This is a full-time position based in New York City with competitive salary incentives.

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