Overview

Tapcart is the ultimate mobile commerce platform fueling the fastest growing brands. We power mobile apps for over 50 million consumers worldwide; processing over $3 billion in mobile commerce revenue.

A majority of Ecommerce traffic is on a mobile device now; we turn these users into high retention growth for some of the largest brands, including Fashion Nova, Pier 1, Chubbies, Brandy Melville, and many more.

Tapcart is trusted by thousands of brands to power their mobile experience. Check out our buzz on TechCrunchShopify UNITE and in The Verge.

As a Staff Engineer on the Tapcart Merchant Engineering team, you will be an essential part of our product and brand experience. In a collaborative environment you will work closely with Platform Engineering, Design, Product, and Customer Success to build products that scale massively, look fantastic and engage millions of end-users. You will provide technical oversight for decision-making and implementation on multiple scrum teams, and raise the bar for craftsmanship and code quality across Tapcart Engineering.

Our teams at Tapcart build world-class products using cutting-edge technology like Golang, Temporal, Kubernetes, React, GraphQL, and advanced animation libraries. As Tapcart continues to grow you will be a thought-leader driving the strategic adoption of new technologies. You will be challenged with enhancing existing products as well as designing greenfield systems. Your frontends will be masterpieces, everywhere from an 8 core MacBook Pro on a fiber connection to a burner phone on 3G.

How you will make an impact:

      • Working on our Mobile Web Storefront: 80% of the internet is on mobile. Our vision is to consume that traffic and build a native-esque storefront that billions of consumers use to shop every day
      • Building our Customer platform: This platform is used by our customers to launch and manage their native apps in real-time. Our vision is to build a robust dashboard that makes creating and managing apps easy, attainable, and fun for every brand
      • Working on our Analytics dashboard: Our dashboard provides real-time analytics on mobile and brand performance through meaningful data visualizations. Our goal is to be one of the five dashboards always open on our customer’s browsers every day

What skills you will need:

    • At least 7 years of professional Front-end development experience
    • 3+ Years of Experience in React including state management, animations, and Webpack
    • Deep understanding of React/Javascript testing frameworks
    • Proven track-record designing and delivering greenfield products
    • Awareness of performance considerations such as cross-browser compatibility, components, SCSS and Styled Components, and load-time optimizations
    • Skilled at collaborating and mentoring teammates
    • Full-stack experience is a strong plus

Tapcart Values:

Teamwork First: Our product and innovation are a reflection of our team and culture. We care about results, but not at the expense of the team.

Be your own customer: We think like a customer and set high standards for ourselves. We want to build things we would use and we empathize with the customer to bring their ideas to life.

Think big. Plan Big. Execute big: We have an appetite for big ideas that move the team and company closer to our mission. We plan accordingly and believe that big ideas require big execution.

Transparency & Clarity: We believe ideas, feelings, and information are never hidden. We are prepared to give and receive constructive feedback in order to grow our team and company.

Bring your ‘A’ Game: We believe when we set a high bar for our work, seek feedback from others, and iterate on our process we can achieve whatever we set out to do.

Benefits & Perks:

Top tier health care, dental, and vision plans

Flextime off – we encourage everyone to relax, refresh and come back energized

Ergonomic desk setups at the office

Stocked snacks and weekly lunches at the office

If you are thinking twice about applying:

We don’t expect you to be an expert at everything. Extensive on-the-job training will be provided to the successful candidate.

We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates, so please don’t hesitate to apply — we’d love to hear from you.

Tapcart Perks & Benefits

·      Massive growth opportunity and equity for all employees

·      Medical , Dental, Vision, 401k – eligible immediately

·      Unlimited PTO + remote friendly

·      Brand new MacBook Pro and home office setup

·      Catered lunches, monthly happy hours, and company wide offsite events

Who is Tapcart!?

We are growing startup located in Santa Monica, CA 🏖. Our team and culture are very important to us – we aim to make coming to work fun, challenging and rewarding. We know that doing great work depends on showing up with creative solutions to face our challenges. It all starts with having good people, and helping them grow both personally and professionally. We can’t wait to hear how your unique skills and personality will add to our company and culture.

Why join us?

We are on a rocket ship and just raised our Series B for $50M in June 2021: https://tcrn.ch/3dn2RiV

We raised our Series A for $10M in May 2020: builtinla.com/2020/05/19/tapcart-raises-10m-series-a-hiring

Check out what our customers are saying: https://apps.shopify.com/shopify-mobile-apps/reviews

Our current openings: https://tapcart.com/careers 

Learn more about who we are and what we offer on our Careers page.