Product Engineer

at Kompas
San Francisco, CA

A Product Engineer at Kompas turns all of our user’s dreams into reality. They are engaged through the entire spectrum of product development from ideation to execution. They know the ins and outs of their tools and an engaging user experience provokes some dangerously heavy breathing.

We’re looking for someone to take ownership over the experience of our web products at Kompas. We want to push static HTML documents rendered on the server that get to our users FAST and come to life when the app bundle hits and drive our users into a rich experience to find the best plant-based options nearby. A good candidate has strong convictions about how things should be done, but is comfortable handling dissent.


Responsibilities

  • Create the tools that help users find the best plant-based options nearby.

  • Empathize our user’s wants and needs. Communicate them through our offerings.

  • Collaborate with our design team to create beautiful, functional products.

  • Showcase our partners thoughtfully.

Qualifications

  • JavaScript junky, but crave static typing (TypeScript/Flow).

  • Strong handle of HTML & CSS. Translate designs into pages cleanly and efficiently.

  • 4+ years in industry.

  • Degree in computer science or related field.

Bonus Points

  • Python/Django experience

  • B.S. in Computer Science

  • Interest or experience in mapping

  • Mobile experience (React Native)

Sample Projects

We’ve got some big things on the horizon:

  • Build a Progressive Web App from the ground up

  • Drive the product development of a new community driven discovery platform

Perks

  • Minimum 14 days vacation

  • Flexible work from home policy

  • Subsidized health, vision, and dental care

  • Catered lunch

  • Frequent company and brand partner events that are actually fun

  • Casual, open-office work environment

  • 401K program

To apply, please fill out the form below and send your resume to holler@yourkompas.com with the subject Product Engineer [Your Name]

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