Staff Software Engineer – Toast Websites & Online Ordering

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.

Who We Are

The Websites and Online Ordering team is responsible for advancing and supporting Toast’s new restaurant websites platform, as well as the closely integrated Online Ordering product. This group is highly product oriented, with a laser-focus on creating top tier consumer experiences for restaurant guests. Our surfaces are used by millions of restaurant goers each day.

About this roll* (Responsibilities)

In this roll, you will be in a unique position to work on a variety of different projects and have a strong voice in technology, product, and business strategy. This position is an exceptional opportunity for a smart, hands dirty, entrepreneurial engineer who wants to work with a modern stack and solve real business problems via technology. As such you should be prepared to run experiments and iterate quickly. Responsibilities include:

  • Design, scope and implement solutions using a combination of technologies
  • Enhance the platform to improve performance, usability, and scalability
  • Work closely with your team to identify high-impact opportunities
  • Total commitment to being a great teammate

 

Do you have the right ingredients*? (Qualities & Essential Skills)

  • 8+ years of experience developing fullstack web applications
  • Working knowledge of JS frameworks such as React or Angular
  • Working knowledge of CSS and frameworks such as Tailwind, Bootstrap, or similar
  • Working knowledge of backend technologies like Node.js or Go
  • Experience building on top AWS services with other tools like Docker, and Git
  • Familiarity implementing designs provided by high-fidelity UX mocks in Figma, Sketch, etc. 
  • Experience shipping and maintaining testable code bases, including API design and unit-testing frameworks
  • Passionate about making users happy and seeing people use your product in the wild.
  • Ability to embrace the agile mindset and understand that sometimes we need to ship features quickly and clean up the code later.
  • Comfortable with testing methodologies and frameworks

*Bread puns encouraged, but not required

 

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

 

The base salary range for this role is listed below. The starting salary will be determined based on skills and experience. In addition to base salary, our total rewards components include cash compensation (overtime, bonus/commissions if eligible), equity, and benefits.
Pay Range
$142,000—$227,000 USD

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].