Expired


This is a unique opportunity to join a founding team and impact every renter in the UK through exciting and highly rewarding work.

Join us on our mission to create a world of deposit FREE renting!

We expect more people renting than ever before. That’s why we believe renting should be more affordable and accessible. We are a young and innovative startup company solving an affordability problem by offering deposit-free renting to millions of Tenants across the UK - with lots more exciting stuff to come.

We have built a core team and a product we are proud of, raised significant start capital and partnered with UK's largest independent letting agency.

We're building our engineering team of two to six in the coming months and looking to hire two full stack developers.

Focus of the Role:

Day to day, you will be working on our core product: a dashboard used by tenants, landlords and agents to manage their tenancies. We’re a small company – as an engineer you'll be able to work directly with everyone on the team. You’ll have a chance to learn a lot not only about engineering but also about every detail of growing a young business. We love open source, we want to give back to the community so in addition to your standard holiday allowance you can take extra days of to contribute to your favourite open source projects.

Tech Stack:

Our project started as a django monolith. Initially we build all our views in pure HTML, CSS & JavaScript. Since then we’ve introduced Vue.js. We define our infrastructure using terraform and deploy to AWS, store data in postgres, use circleci for CI. Apart from our core app we're deploying services written in node.js using AWS Lambda On a usual day you can expect to:

Key Responsibilities

  • Work in a small team of developers and designers to build our core platform

  • Write HTML, CSS and JavaScript

  • Contribute to our django backend
  • Create new services written in node.js
  • Collaborate with the team and help to decide how to improve our product

  • Think how to improve the way we work, iterate on the process and tools to make sure we take advantage of best practices and technology

  • Iterate and optimise products based on feedback and data analytics

  • Take ownership of your project by designing, building, maintaining and iterating new features and new products.

Requirements

The skills and experience you’ll likely have:

  • Relevant experience working in a Full-Stack role

  • Strong knowledge of Javascript, HTML and CSS

  • Interest in learning about backend and/or devops

  • Knowledge of unit and functional testing

Whats in it for you:

We offer the following benefits to all our employees (not to mention a fantastic work environment, inspiring colleagues and a ton of fun):

  • Stock options

  • Competitive salary (reviewed every year)

  • Flexible working hours

  • 25 days paid annual leave

  • Weekly team lunch

  • Open kitchen with complimentary tea, coffee and snacks

  • Workplace pension scheme

  • Regular social events

  • The IT/hardware you need to get the job done

  • Learning and development allowance for conferences or courses

  • Dedicated time to contribute to open source

  • Awesome pet-friendly office in central London

Interview Process

Our interview process consists of an initial phone screen, a take-home code test, and a half-day on-site interview. We promise not to ask you any brain teasers or trick questions, and we won't make you code on a whiteboard!