​Director, Web Development

  • Location:

    San Francisco

  • Sector:

    IT & Technology

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Conall Anderson

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​Director, Web Development

US/Canada Remote

1 billion dollar start-up

$250k + base and stock options



MPA has been retained by a hyper growth e-commerce technology company to recruit a Director, Web Development to join their team. This role also has remote options. Our client is building the infrastructure to make an Amazon Prime-like experience for all e-commerce. They have raised a total of $500 million in funding and have seen annual revenue increase by 600% year on year.

Their Mission:

Large marketplaces like Amazon have trained us to expect products delivered to our doorsteps within 1-2 days at no extra cost.As a result, millions of sellers on other marketplaces are falling behind, unable to cost-effectively deliver products to their customers. Our mission is to transform the $8-12T fragmented and outdated logistics industry, and build an intelligent, asset-lite network that enables any online seller to offer fast, affordable fulfillment.

They’re looking for intelligent, driven, and passionate people to help make our vision a reality.They’re based in the heart of San Francisco and building teams around the globe — backed by leading Silicon Valley venture capital firms.If you are excited about joining a people-first company that is driven to power the future of online retail, — we're looking for you.Are you ready?



What will you do:

·       Collaborate closely with Product Managers, Product Designers, and Engineers to craft the future of Web.

·       You'll play a key role in planning sessions and provide input into team roadmap

·       Reinvent fulfillment by designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining and improving pragmatic software.

·       Manage individual and team project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

·       Be a full business owner: shape the foundation of the product and business that you work on.

·       Actively learn new language, techniques, and methodologies.

·       Contribute actively to code reviews and design reviews




What you'll bring to the table:

·       BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.

·       Insatiable Curiosity, Undying Passion and Ownership to take on hard real-world problems.

·       Extensive Typescript, Javascript, Node, React experience.

·       4+ years leading or managing teams of engineers.

·       Experience shipping production code with full instrumentation: deployment, logging, and monitoring, and documentation.

·       Experience processing large amounts of data.

·       Experience with building and evolving REST APIs.

·       Experience with distributed systems.


Bonus Points for:

·       Master’s, PhD degree, further education or experience in engineering, computer science or another technical related field.

·       Prior experience in Supply Chain, Fulfillment, Logistics, Shipping and Warehouse technologies.

·       Machine learning, operations research and optimization, developing large software systems, logistics & fulfillment industry, pricing algorithms, shipping technology.

·       Rich github or hackathon accolades or other ways you can show that you love to code.

·       Experience scaling a start-up engineering team.



Their Stack:

·       React and Redux for UI.

·       Independent Service-Oriented Architectures with services composed of:

·       Java, Spring and MySQL RDS.

·       Node, Typescript, MySQL RDS.

·       DynamoDB for integration services

·       SQS for queuing.

·       AWS.


For more info please contact conall.anderson@Mparecruitment.ca or +1 437 234 5135.