Senior Engineer, Member App at Shipt, Inc. in Birmingham, Alabama

Posted in Architecture about 24 hours ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Shipt, we are transforming the grocery shopping experience and giving time back to consumers. Shipt shoppers handpick fresh groceries and household essentials, then deliver them to your door in as little as one hour.

We are currently looking for a Senior Mobile Software Engineer to join our Member App team! Are you passionate about software development, sharing knowledge, growing your skills, and working with great people? The Shipt engineering team is growing, and we are looking for extraordinary engineers who enjoy building as much as we do. So if you love building world-class mobile experiences, enjoy hearing feedback from your app’s users, and are an excellent participant in a team, then you should come join Shipt!

What You’ll Gain

You will get experience working with a cross-disciplinary team shipping real-world products to our customers around the nation. You will also receive hands-on mentorship from your friendly teammates on topics ranging from design to career advice.

Your Responsibilities

  • Stay up to date with the latest technology trends and bringing the best to the team

  • Influence Shipt’s member app team and champion a high degree of code quality and performance

  • Deliver rich and engaging user experiences in a timely manner

  • Partner with backend engineers to design systems with user experience forethought

  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Experience Designers and Backend Engineers to design and deliver high-quality features

  • Build efficient and reusable react native components and architect reliable, performant, and scalable react native solutions

  • Follow data-driven approaches to conduct experiments and iterate features

  • Identify areas of improvement and drive react native best practices

  • Mentor and grow other developers


  • 5+ years experience (with high emphasis on mobile app development, including cross-platform mobile apps)

  • Strong knowledge of testing fundamentals; unit, integration, e2e, etc. 

  • Able to transform hi-fidelity designs into accurate, working features

  • Value the support of a QA team validating your code’s functionality

  • Collaborating with Design and Product to deliver new functionality

  • Able to communicate complex ideas and concepts concisely

  • Provide mentorship to other team members

  • Lead technical efforts to improve app maintainability, stability, and performance

Nice to Haves

  • React Native or React

  • Redux, Recoil, and other React state management concepts

  • Knowledge of Accessibility best practices

  • Interest in Leadership opportunities

  • Open source software and dependency management

  • Development of an E-commerce application

  • Experience with App distribution; App Store, Play Store, Beta channels, CodePush, etc

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.