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Lead Frontend / Full Stack Software Engineer

Arbor

Arbor

Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA · Remote
Posted on Monday, November 13, 2023

Company Overview:

Arbor stands at the intersection of technology and energy, committed to untangling the complex web of energy choices for consumers. With our recent $9M funding round, our mission has never been clearer: to simplify energy decisions, helping consumers save money and slow climate change as a byproduct.

Role Summary:

As Arbor's Lead Software Engineer with a depth of focus on frontend, you will be instrumental in building a platform that brings clarity to energy choices for consumers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Data-Driven Design: Lead the development of our consumer UI/UX with a keen focus on user behavior. Use A/B testing to make informed decisions that enhance user experience.

  • Team Stewardship: Actively participate in hiring and mentoring the foundational engineering team, driving Arbor's tech vision.

  • Architecture and Integration: Steer our platform's architectural course with an emphasis on scalability, efficiency, and user relevance. Collaborate to elevate Arbor's integrated user experience.

  • Full Stack Development: Drive the growth of our platform using leading-edge technologies like Node, Typescript, and React, and other yet to be selected technologies.

  • Data Management: Work closely with our data architecture spanning tech like BigQuery and Snowflake, ensuring integrity and transparency.

  • QA and CI/CD: Instill a testing mindset, uphold CI/CD best practices, and champion automation.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Bridge gaps between product, design, marketing, and business to define objectives and roll out unmatched user experiences.

Qualifications:

  • Enthusiasm for simplifying energy decisions and championing cleaner energy alternatives.

  • 10+ years of professional experience as a software engineer

  • Comprehensive frontend and backend development acumen.

  • Experience with GraphQL and other popular frontend frameworks.

  • Experience with A/B testing methodologies.

  • Familiarity with CI/CD processes and an automation mindset.

  • Competency in GCP, AWS ecosystems, or similar platforms.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • The ability to simplify and streamline complex problems.

  • You enjoy staying updated with the latest industry trends and technologies.

  • Degree in Computer Science or related fields, or equivalent professional experience.

Location & Work Environment:

While this position is fully remote, candidates should be located within a reasonable distance of one of our hub locations in Boston or Austin. At Arbor, we deeply value the relationships and camaraderie among our team. Therefore, we periodically gather at these hubs for special occasions such as team events or when welcoming new members.

Why Arbor?

  • 🌍 Meaningful Impact: Be at the forefront of ensuring consumers are both economically and environmentally empowered.

  • 💡 Unlock Economic Opportunities: Dive deep into an industry where innovation meets vast economic potential.

  • 🌟 Join a Passionate Team: Thrive in a space filled with energy enthusiasts, united under the Arbor mission.

If you're driven by meaningful work, consumer facing products, and are eager to shape the future of energy, Arbor is the place for you. Dive into the challenge and help us simplify energy for all, building the world’s most loved energy experience.