React Native Developer - Mobile Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Mindful Chef London HQ

More Than Just A Job
An exciting opportunity to join the UK’s fastest growing and most loved recipe box company. Since starting in 2015 Mindful Chef has gone on to deliver over millions of meals across the UK. The business has shot to the top of Trustpilot's rankings making it officially the UK’s #1 rated recipe box and has the backing of big investors including Nestle. This is a rare opportunity to join this small team with big goals.
What we are looking for
We are currently looking for a Senior Mobile Engineer to join our growing tech team. You will be happy working in a collaborative, have excellent attention to detail and great communication skills.

If you would like to join one of the UK’s fastest growing startups and make a positive impact on people's lives, we would love to hear from you.
You are
  • At least 5 years professional experience in software development (ideally 2 years' consistent react native experience)
  • Great communication skills, ability to discuss product and technical issues with ease
  • Fluency with Javascript/Typescript and its ecosystem
  • Experience with mobile React Native development, including detailed understanding of iOS & Android app release processes
  • Focus on writing testable code
  • Strong understanding of software design, caching, and RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with CodePush, Redux, Firebase, JSON:API/Graphiti is a plus
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn
  • Pragmatism, a strong will to get things done while working both independently and as a member of a team
You will
  • Architect, design and develop new features on our React Native mobile app
  • Work closely with the product and design team to plan deliver on our product strategy
  • Improve the quality of our codebase and developer experience
Why us?
  • We are a rapidly growing profitable B-Corp.
  • We have donated 10 million meals to school children living in poverty.
  • We've built one of the most admired startups in the UK and won a whole bunch of awards.
  • We have the backing of the largest food and beverage company in the world.
  • We have the best benefits in the market including: 38 days holiday, flexible working policy, 6 months maternity pay, free food in the office, sponsored sabbaticals, 32 hours' charity work, structured professional development program and a people centric culture
  • We also take your wellbeing seriously with free Vitality health insurance, a gym in the office and lots of mental health first aiders.
About us
We are MINDFUL. This is intrinsic to everything we do. From the healthy recipes we design, to the local, expert and caring suppliers we select and the way we treat each other, our customers and our environment.

We are PERSONAL. We started Mindful Chef with our friends and families as customers and those are the kind of relationships we want to maintain however big we grow. Being real and true to ourselves and each other.

We are UNAFRAID. We want to be the best – to challenge conventions, to think differently and be imaginative in how we solve problems. Brave enough to take on the big players and to do what’s right even when it’s difficult.

Equal Opportunities
We're an equal opportunity employer and all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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