Senior Software Engineer

Boulder, CO

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Green Chef is the leading and first certified organic meal kit company in the US. We are passionate about making it easier to eat healthfully at home. Founded in September of 2014, Green Chef is already a national force with hundreds of employees and tens of thousands of customers relying on us to help them eat well.

In 2018, HelloFresh Inc. saw something special in Green Chef and brought it into the Hello Fresh family. Green Chef is now part of one of the fastest growing startups in the US, and part of the world’s largest meal kit family as we tirelessly work to disrupt the food industry.

We remain focused on delivering healthy, organic meals, designed for busy people. At Green Chef, we believe in creating thoughtful food experiences from planting to plating. We strive to create greater interaction and meaningful connections with the food that nourishes us, the people who provide it, and the ones we share it with. Green Chef offers a variety of specialty lifestyle plans including Keto, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Omnivore, and Carnivore.

Job Description:

We are hiring for a full-time, Senior Full Stack Engineer with extensive cloud-hosted experience developing services along with the front end components that will be relying on them. 

**This role leans heavier towards the backend**

A successful candidate will have experience architecting, developing and supporting single page applications hosted from AWS. You will have previous mentoring responsibilities teaching engineers how to write clean, robust and performant code with a focus on simplicity, maintainability, and extensibility. You fully understand SDLC and have the ability to own each step to producing high quality production ready software. You will have previous experience development testing for SPAs to ensure they work as expected and negative testing to prove that they fail gracefully. You will have experience working with a team of talented engineers and the dynamics that come with it.

Our tech stack is: Golang, Python, Node, React, Kubernetes, AWS.  We are willing to train a strong engineer!!

What We Offer

  • Freedom to innovate and test new tools
  • An environment open to radical change to enhance and grow our systems
  • A collaborative culture based on mutual respect and accountability
  • Great international exposure and team atmosphere
  • Competitive compensation and plenty of room for personal growth


  • Lead project teams to architect, design, develop and support scalable applications
  • Ensure the stability and resilience of our applications focusing on production availability
  • Work with teams around Green Chef on projects that will grow the company
  • Mentor junior and mid-level engineers on all aspects of development


  • College degree (B.S.) Masters, or PhD in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of professional experience developing, maintaining and extending non-trivial web applications on AWS
  • Experience developing fault-tolerant, highly scalable services, and APIs
  • Knowledge of data modeling and database performance on NoSQL/SQL
  • Experience leading project engineering teams for the duration of the SDLC

                  Experience with:

    • AWS services (EC2/ECS, Route 53, Cloudwatch, etc.)
    • Docker and containerization
    • RESTful APIs
    • Service Oriented Architectures
    • Mongodb and Node/Express experience
    • Modern Web Platforms (React/Vue/Angular

You’ll get…

  • Competitive Salary & 401k company match that vests immediately upon participation
  • Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy
  • $0 monthly premium and other flexible health plans effective first day of employment
  • 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh (as well as other product initiatives)
  • Snacks, cold brew on tap & monthly catered lunches
  • Company sponsored outings & Employee Resource Groups
  • Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company

Our team is diverse, high-performing and international, helping us to create a truly inspiring work environment in which you will thrive!

It is the policy of Green Chef and HelloFresh not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran.

Salary Range: $130,000 - $140,000

Position is eligible to participate, contingent on Supervisory Board Approval, in HelloFresh's equity program.

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