Software Engineer II, Front End

Boston, MA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Toast is driven by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. 

We are a rapidly growing company that’s revolutionizing the way the restaurant industry does business by pairing technology with an extraordinary commitment to customer success. We help restaurants streamline operations, increase revenue, and deliver amazing guest experiences through our platform that combines restaurant point of sale, team management, guest-facing technology, and award-winning customer support. 

 

As a Toaster, you will be challenged to take on meaningful projects that will help craft the future of the company. Join us as we empower the restaurant community to delight guests, do what they love, and thrive.

 

Are you bready* for a change?

 

Going against the grain is in our DNA. Building a revolutionary product begins with revolutionary thinking. That’s why we value diversity of background and experience.

 

Do you like to solve complex problems at scale? Toast is looking for a Frontend Engineer II to play a key role on our Onboarding Apps Team.  The Toast ecosystem is deep. We go the extra mile to enable our restaurants to become experts in the full Toast Platform, encompassing Point of Sale, Digital Ordering, Loyalty, Employee Payroll, Inventory, and more using a combination of a refined user experience and institutional knowledge around the best configurations for restaurants to optimize their revenue streams.

 

Some projects we’ve been working on recently include:

  • Empowering Restaurants to configure their locations via self-service thereby allowing Toast to dramatically scale our customer base
  • Rebuilt business setup experience from the ground up, allowing onboarding Toast restaurants to easily complete a previously complex process
  • Providing fully customizable, step by step walkthroughs of key product modules

 

About this roll* (Responsibilities)

  • Be part of a team working collaboratively with UX, PM, QA and other engineers building web applications using modern web technologies
  • Define best practices and help choose technologies to evolve our current front-end stack while writing world-class applications
  • Write code and automated tests, test your own changes, work with QA engineers to validate functionality, gain approvals from your team, and deploy your code to production
  • Participating in code reviews to ensure implementations meet requirements
  • Mentoring fellow team members of all skills and levels of experience

 

Do you have the right ingredients*? (Requirements)

 

  • Proficient in modern web standards and technologies (e.g. React, GraphQL, Tailwind, single-spa), and can apply them to build fully responsive web pages
  • Enjoys building well-engineered, usable and accessible systems
  • Experience working in a team with Agile/Scrum environment
  • Experience building or working with a Design System
  • Working knowledge of a variety of different technologies used in our UI

 

What we use to make our dish: (Our Tech Stack)

  • A core of Java & Kotlin based backend services.
  • React SPAs leveraging Tailwind, GraphQL and Storybook.
  • Android app built in Java & Kotlin running in the restaurant.
  • PostgresQL and Dynamodb for data storage
  • Pulsar, Camel and RabbitMQ for message-based integrations.
  • And many more technologies that help us build a top class platform.

 

Our Spread of Total Rewards

  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Sabbatical opportunity after five years
  • Professional Development Reimbursement Program
  • Commitment to Employee Wellness through resources such as a quarterly Wellness Stipend
  • Various peer and company recognition programs 
  • 401(k) and matching
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage
  • Mental Health Benefits
  • Subsidized backup childcare

*Bread puns encouraged but not required

 

We are Toasters

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is Baked into our Recipe for Success.

At Toast our employees are our secret ingredient. When they are powered to succeed, Toast succeeds.

The restaurant industry is one of the most diverse industries. We embrace and are excited by this diversity, believing that only through authenticity, inclusivity, high standards of respect and trust, and leading with humility will we be able to achieve our goals.

Baking inclusive principles into our company and diversity into our design provides equitable opportunities for all and enhances our ability to be first in class in all aspects of our industry.

Bready* to make a change? Apply today!

Toast is committed to creating an accessible and inclusive hiring process. As part of this commitment, we strive to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities to enable them to access the hiring process. If you need an accommodation to access the job application or interview process, please contact [email protected].

For roles based in the United States:  As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees and their families, all individuals entering our US workspaces are required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 unless they have an approved medical or religious accommodation.