Full Stack Engineer (Heavy Backend)

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 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 Green Chef and Hello Fresh partnered to become the world’s largest meal kit company.  Together, we tirelessly work to disrupt the food industry.

Green Chef remains focused on delivering healthy, organic meals, designed for busy people. 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.

We are hiring for a full-time Full Stack Engineer with AWS experience developing services along with the front end components that will be relying on them.**This role is 80-90% Backend

A successful candidate will have experience developing and supporting a large and diverse set of applications. You will have a deep understanding of your preferred development stack and the ability to make and explain solid technical decisions when it comes to choosing the right tools/libraries/etc for the task at hand. You will know how to write clean, robust and performant code with a focus on simplicity, maintainability, and extensibility. You will have a knack for testing applications to ensure that 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.

Tech Stack:  Golang, Python, Node, React, Kubernetes, AWS (we will train)



    • Work with the team to design, develop, test and support scalable applications in a lead role
    • Ensure the stability and resilience of our applications focusing on production availability while ensuring the quality of the codebase
    • Work with teams around Green Chef and HelloFresh on projects that will grow the company
    • Mentorship of junior engineers through paired tasks, PR reviews and engineering presentations


    • 5+ years full-time experience developing, maintaining and extending web applications
    • Understanding of modern javascript (ES6) and current tooling and libraries.
    • Experience developing and maintaining highly scalable services and APIs
    • Knowledge of data modeling and database performance on NoSQL/SQL

                  Experience with:

    • AWS services
    • Docker
    • MEAN/MERN stack
    • Pub/Sub Messaging
    • 3rd Party API Integration
    • GoLang (bonus points)

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: $95,000 - $105,000

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