Overview

Who We Are:
Founded in 2013, Thistle is an early stage food-tech startup empowering our customers to get and stay healthy while improving the sustainability of our food system. We deliver delicious, organic, healthy, plant-forward meals, cold-pressed juices and snacks to customers who want to put their nutrition on auto-pilot.

We don’t want to be just another food delivery startup or meal-kit company. Our focus is on the health and happiness of our customers, and we are revolutionizing how fresh, nutritious, high-quality food is purchased, manufactured, and delivered at scale. Thistle is headquartered in San Francisco and we are backed by some amazing investors in the Bay Area and beyond.

About the Role:
We’re looking for an exceptional Senior Software Engineer to help build the technology to bring health and happiness to our customers. You’ll work on our consumer web and mobile apps as well as the operations systems that enable us to cook and deliver an ever growing number of meals every month.
What You’ll Do:
Lead engineering on major feature areas and tackle complex engineering problems.
Lead the design of new components of Thistle’s technical architecture and identify and resolve any existing architecture deficiencies.
Work closely with product and design leadership to scope new features, iterate on existing features, and execute against agreed upon timelines.
Proactively improve the maintainability and extensibility of Thistle’s code base.
Drive engineering best practices across the team to improve team effectiveness and velocity.
What You’ll Bring:
4+ years of software engineering experience, preferably in a high-growth, consumer-facing company.
Bachelor’s in Computer Science(or equivalent technical background)
Advanced level knowledge of our core languages and technologies: Python, Django, Javascript, React
A passion for food, health, nutrition, and sustainability
Experience building and delivering products that have scaled
Life at Thistle:
Join a kind, diverse, passionate & driven team of all backgrounds
Generous Employee Discount
Casual work environment
Team-building and Frequent Wellness Events
Comprehensive health benefits(medical, dental, vision) to fit your needs
Flexible time off policy
Competitive salary & equity package
Apple equipment
Diversity and inclusion are essential values at Thistle. We know we’ll do our best and most impactful work when we feel we’re represented and we belong. We’re proud to actively recruit and hire talented people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.