Intermediate Fullstack Developer



Marketing & Communications, Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, June 2, 2023

Intermediate Fullstack Developer

Job Posted
December 14, 2021 11:04 PM
Sydney, Australia
Our pitch to you
Position Filled

What we're looking for

We are on the lookout for passionate an Intermediate Fullstack Developer to help us build the starting point for pet journeys everywhere. We aim to change the way pet dogs are sold online. Come shape the future of the pet industry with us!
This role is perfect for someone with a couple years under their belt, looking to have a huge impact on a growing startup. You'll have unprecedented autonomy and growth potential, matched with the responsibility to execute.
We welcome developers of all backgrounds - whether you’re driven by purpose, love wearing many hats in a startup or looking to transition into a different stack, we would love to hear from you! We are tech-agnostic and believe good engineers come from all walks of life and have different experiences - we trust that as long as you have the determination and hunger like a Pitbull, it’s just a matter of time!

Key Roles and Responsibilities

As a Intermediate Fullstack Developer at RightPaw, you will be:

Building and shipping new core features including puppy payments and making improvements and iterations to our existing breeder CRM and marketplace directory
Contributing to growth initiatives and working closely with stakeholders to hit goals and metrics
Balancing rapid iteration speed with the overall stability, security and modularity of our system in an agile team
Working with team to make pragmatic tradeoffs for time-to-market balancing business constraints with scalable infrastructure
Championing development processes and provide feedback in peer reviews, pair programming and knowledge sharing sessions
Help maintain strong and automated testing for core business logic (payments, secure messaging)
Contribute to application monitoring and logging to ensure we get notified of errors before the customer does
Addressing bugs in a timely manner

Our current technology stack

React and Redux
AWS infrastructure

As a Intermediate Fullstack Developer, you will need to:

Be comfortable and happy to code in Typescript and Javascript
Take ownership of problems - suggesting technical and innovative solutions. We want you to challenge the status quo.
We love curious minds and to hear different perspectives on how we can improve - whether it be processes, the codebase or the way we do things.
Have empathy for other devs - code should be easy to follow.
Effective communication, in and out of the technical team - be able to explain complex concepts simply
Be comfortable diving into AWS

Extra brownie points if you:

Are analytical
Like to understand why
Have experience in building SaaS products
Have experience in payment integrations
Love dogs or have a dog or puppy!

About RightPaw

Here at RightPaw, our mission is to help every dog and every owner start off on the right paw.
Founded in April 2020, we are an Australian, VC-backed start-up, building a safer and simpler way to buy your new dog online. We are revolutionising an industry rife with scams, minimal quality standards, and no support - and building the future for responsible pet ownership. One pup at a time.

Our product vision is to create a digital ecosystem to find, buy, and manage your pet.

Built with breeders and vets, we are using health and technology to make the biggest possible impact on the pet industry - improve animal welfare from the very beginning.

“The biggest difference we can make to a dog’s life is at the very beginning.”

— Dr. Imogen Tomlin-Game, Chief Veterinary Officer
RightPaw connects verified, responsible breeders with potential puppy owners, and supports them through the process of buying their new pup. Breeders can use our CRM to manage their applications and identify the best potential homes for their pups.

Why now

We are looking for the best of the best early stage team members who would like to make an impact on animal welfare by building an exceptional product that breeders and puppy owners love to use - including puppy offers and payments, enhancements to our breeder CRM and downstream e-commerce integrations. This is a fantastic opportunity to imprint your DNA on an early stage startup.

Why join?

Wake up every morning and know that your efforts will genuinely change the lives of dogs for the better and positively impact animal welfare and the pet industry. A role with passion, purpose, and paws!
Work from anywhere with flexible daily working hours - we understand the value of work-life balance!
Autonomy and early stage startup mentality - we pride ourselves in giving the team freedom to shape the future of the technology, product, culture and business.
Equity options via our ESOP plan
Personal learning budget and career growth - career progression is important at RightPaw which is why this is discussed in every 1:1.
Celebrating the wins - our success depends on our people which is why we like to celebrate the successes together as a team.
‘Work from home’ allowance to doll up your home office!
Pet-friendly bunch ​

Our Culture & Core Values

Be a passionate voice for pets. Embedding purpose in our day to day is at the heart of what we do. We want what’s best for humans and animals!
Be curious like a Collie. We are always learning and growing personally and professionally. We like to have a growth mindset and an open mind. Life is more fun when we learn something new everyday.
Be humble like a Hound. Like hounds, we work best as a pack. We value open, honest and transparent feedback - whether it may be within the team internally or with customers externally. We are a humble bunch - there is no room for politics or ego and definitely no such thing as a silly question!
Be bold like a Boxer. We give everyone autonomy to make an impact. You are empowered to see your ideas through.
Be tenacious like a Terrier. Like a dog on a bone, we work fast, stay lean and nimble, make data driven decisions and keep things simple.

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