Who We Are
ButcherBox is a fast-paced, rapidly-growing company headquartered in Boston, MA. At ButcherBox, we believe in better. Thats why we deliver 100% grass-fed, grass-finished beef, free-range organic chicken, pork raised crate-free, and wild-caught seafood directly to our members doors. All of our products are humanely raised or wild-caught and never given antibiotics or added hormones ever.
Were working to build a world thats better for all, and were inviting everyone to come along. For us, better means treating our planet with respect. It means improving the lives of animals and the livelihoods of farmers. It means never cutting corners when it comes to doing business. Ultimately, it means better meals, enjoyed together. Our team is made up of people who collaborate and support one another. Were always looking for outstanding people to join our mission!
About the Role
As a Senior Software Engineer for the Core Team, youll work as an integral team member to build high-quality software for our internal customers. This role is back-end focused, meaning you should be comfortable designing and implementing API endpoints (including the use of caching, queueing, eventing, and authentication) and database schemas.
The right candidate exhibits a natural problem-solving curiosity and possesses strong critical thinking skills. They value working as a team and helping each other reach collective goals. Since code is a tool for meeting business objectives, they should be able to think through the impact their work and behaviors have on end-users while focusing on driving the highest value.
Own medium-to-large-sized features from design to release
Ability to operate autonomously while understanding when to ask for help in order to prevent being blocked
Prioritize their work to make continual forward progress and avoid the temptation to over-optimize or focus on unimportant details.
Thoughtfully and authentically communicate and deliver feedback to peers and their manager, primarily during code reviews, retrospectives, and one-on-ones.
4+ years of hands-on coding
Strong PHP/Laravel experience including writing automated tests
Strong database design skills
Ability to work with non-technical stakeholders to understand their needs/asks
Experience with third party payment platforms such as Stripe
Experience with e-commerce platforms and ERP systems
What We Offer
ButcherBox strives to maintain a supportive and encouraging environment. We value autonomy and transparency, and allow our employees access to all levels of the organization. We're an equal opportunity employer, and we're proud of the steps we've taken and continue to take to promote diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We're open to remote work, and even encourage our in-office employees to work from home a couple days a week.
Health: medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, an employer-funded HSA, and short & long-term disability benefits
Financial: 401(k) with generous employer match, an annual discretionary performance bonus, profit bonus, and equity ownership in the company
Time off: unlimited paid time off policy, an executive team that encourages a good work/life balance
Personal growth: professional development opportunities, including free access to online learning programs
Food: a free Custom Classic ButcherBox each month and weekly lunch reimbursement
Others: subsidized commuter benefits and reimbursement for wellness membership
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure all individuals are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.