Iris Nova is a uniquely future-forward company in the food & beverage industry using conversational commerce, applied data, concept experiences, vision, and sheer grit to launch the next generation of quality food & beverage products. Our success with our flagship beverage brand DIRTY LEMON and our cashierless concept stores have attracted $15M in seed investments from investors including Coca-Cola, Greycroft, Gary Vaynerchuk, and Kate Hudson. Our portfolio comprises several new, high-quality brands utilizing our commerce and distribution technology platforms.We are seeking a passionate, driven, and detail-oriented individual to join the team as Senior Backend Engineer (Ruby on Rails). This role requires working across various applications to build out world-class experiences for Iris Nova and our portfolio of beverage brands.You'll be working with a smart, award-winning team to further push forward innovation in conversational, e-commerce, and retail experiences in line with the Iris Nova vision of building the future of direct-to-consumer experiences. You will be expected to manage, plan, and lead various projects from ideation to completion.The best candidate should be excited and engaged in leading development for various projects across the Iris Nova technical team. They should be able to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment; willing to push hard to be innovative; provide guidance and leadership; and communicate clearly. This position reports directly to our CTO.
Candidates for this position must also be able to provide or demonstrate having:* 4+ years experience in building quality production-level features with focus in e-commerce & retail operations
* 1-2 years leadership experience with ability to manage in-office and remote team members
* Primary working experience with Ruby on Rails &/or NodeJS
* Knowledgable with GraphQL, RabbitMQ, server-less technologies
* Experience with testing using CircleCI, Rspec, Mocha, Jest, or similar
* Be detail-oriented and thoughtful when working in complex projects and workflowsThis is a full-time position based in our SoHo office in New York City.
Benefits include competitive salary, opportunities to grow within the company and shape our growth strategy, full medical benefits (including dental & vision), a human-centric culture inclusive of wellness perks, and engaging team events.We're committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourage applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented groups in our industry.