About Imperfect:Founded in 2015, Imperfect Foods, a Certified B CorporationTM (B CorpTM), is the leading online grocer at the forefront of eliminating food waste and building a better food system. We work directly with farmers and producers to rescue, redistribute, and develop goods across multiple grocery categories, and to date have rescued more than 150 million pounds of food from lesser outcomes. Our customers enjoy a customizable service that is more affordable and more environmentally friendly than the average trip to the grocery store.
Mission: At Imperfect Foods, we're on a mission to eliminate food waste and build a better food system for everyone.
Net Zero Carbon Commitment: Imperfect Foods pledged to become a net-zero carbon operation by 2030. To do that, we’re working to optimize every part of our business operations and supply chain to mitigate waste, and are switching to 100% renewable energy in our fulfillment centers and vehicle fleet by 2027.
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About the Role:The software engineering team at Imperfect builds the eCommerce platform, internal tooling, and applications that support our mission to eliminate food waste and build a better food system for everyone. Our team solves a bushel of interesting problems across our business, from providing a convenient and delightful customer experience to automating and optimizing the supply chain, warehouse operations, and logistics.
Our technology stack currently consists of React on the frontend and a mix of Node and F# in a microservices backend. Data persistence is handled by PostgreSQL and Snowflake, messaging by RabbitMQ and Kafka, and observability by Datadog. We also leverage React Native and recently launched our iOS and Android apps. We believe in building expertise in a relatively small set of modern but mature tools.
This position will be joining the Operations Technology team responsible for fulfilling and delivering all orders to our Imperfect customers. The team is passionate about functional programming and CQRS/Event Sourcing patterns to help create immutable, self-documenting, self-auditing, quality systems to help support our dynamic business domain.
As a remote-first team with members throughout the US, we value work-life balance and flexibility. Beyond technical skills, we love to see folks who are passionate, collaborative, kind, and have a growth mindset.
DEI programming is available for all employees and we highly encourage staff participation. It is only with everyone’s unique perspectives, experiences, and beliefs that we can help shape a culture of belonging and create an environment where all Imperfectionists are celebrated.
U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
Visa Sponsorship: We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States, however, we are not able to sponsor visas at this time.
COVID update for on-site employees: All Imperfect Foods employees must be fully vaccinated to be on-site or at company functions. For roles that require an employee to be on-site to fulfill their job functions: job offers are contingent on providing proof of vaccination (e.g., a copy of a vaccine card or other similar official document confirming vaccination status). Apply for this job