Software Engineer, React Native

  • Full Time
  • USA

Website Scott's Cheap Flights

Time zones: EST (UTC -5), CST (UTC -6), MST (UTC -7), PST (UTC -8), AKST (UTC -9), HST (UTC -10)

As a mobile engineer at Scott’s Cheap Flights, you will be joining a team that is building our React Native app from the ground up to create a world class experience that our members will love.

Please note, we are only accepting applications from candidates based in the Unites States.

In the short term, you will…

Become familiar with our code base, code style, tech stack, development and deployment process, and our project management process
Partner with Design and Product to help build a roadmap for MVP
Work with our Backend Engineers to establish APIs that support our mobile applications

In the long term, you will…

Become an expert with all of our tooling: Expo, Sentry, CircleCI, and more.
You will also identify and introduce new tooling to support our mobile ecosystem
Bring creative solutions to continuously improve the value we provide to our members, and to. your own professional development
Take ownership of end to end feature and product development and help scale our mobile application

What you know…

Hands on expertise with React Native. Experience with Expo or native iOS/Android is a plus
You are a fast learner and have strong problem solving, analytic, decision-making skills
Strong foundation in software design. You know how to create software that’s extensible, reusable and meets desired architectural objectives
Experience writing automated unit tests. Bonus points for end-to-end testing experience
You care about performance, usability, and accessibility across all devices
Empathy and passion to build production-ready features
Clear and earnest written and verbal communication skills
High standards for yourself and the code you write. You always strive to be better than you were yesterday
Flexibility, open-mindedness, and willingness to learn
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States and plan to work full-time in the United States

Technologies we use:

Ruby on Rails is our primary server framework
React is our primary front end development framework
Postgres and Redis are our primary storage engines
Heroku is used for deployments and infrastructure
GitHub is our choice for source code management
Circle CI helps us with continuous integration
Notion is for documentation and collaboration
Clubhouse is our project management tool
Jira is conspicuously missing from the list above 😉

Why you might love working here:

100% remote work environment, so go ahead and bring your dog to work or wear your PJ’s to the office
Open vacation policy, with a 3 week minimum!
Comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance
401(k) with a 5% match
Up to 12-weeks of paid family leave
Meetup meals when you cross paths with a co-worker
Continuing education & development reimbursement
Yearly team retreat (In 2021, we went to Cabo San Lucas!)
Challenging problems to solve and an awesome team to collaborate with every single day
We want you to bring your authentic self to work every single day. We accept you for who you are and consider everyone on an equal opportunity basis without regard to ancestry; age; appearance; color; gender identity and/or expression; genetics; family or parental status; marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status; mental, physical, or sensory disability; national, social or ethnic origin; past or present military service; sexual orientation; socioeconomic status; race; religion or belief.

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