Carma

Same-Day Auto Repair for Commercial Fleets.

Founding Full-Stack Software Engineer (React / React Native / Node.js / NestJS)

$175K - $200K / 3.00% - 4.00%
Location
San Francisco, CA, US / Remote (US)
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
1+ years
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Muhammad Alasgarli
Muhammad Alasgarli
Founder

About the role

Type of Role: 100% Remote or In-Person (Candidate Preference)

Start Date: ASAP

Compensation:

  • Cash: $175,000 - $200,000
  • Equity: 3.00% - 4.00%

Candidate Requirements:

  • Attended a reputable 4-year university in the United States with a strong CS program
  • A strong product-oriented mindset and excellent communication skills
  • Have an eagerness to build solutions to challenging problems in a fast-paced and autonomous environment, as candidates will take on a wide set of responsibilities
  • Have an interest in the automotive space
  • Must be physically located in the United States (no international candidates)

Ideal candidate has:

  • Has strong personal projects that demonstrate that you have built and shipped products, for which there are current active users
  • Current job or previous job is at a high-growth startup or market-leading tech company, where you have demonstrated fast-track career progression in those roles
  • Has experience building marketplaces, reverse marketplaces, or auction systems

In this role, you will:

  • Design and build a highly scalable web and mobile application that can handle 1M+ users
  • Deliver across the full software development cycle including coding, testing, implementation, and support
  • You will need to support building a production-level front-end design and will be leading our UX/UI designers and front-end engineers
  • Work directly with the CEO and business team by recommending enhancements to improve user experience
  • Help define and communicate technical and design requirements
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve performance issues at the code and UI layers
  • Participate with internal departments in requirements gathering, analysis, and specification, providing technical expertise and recommendations
  • Provide training, help, and support to other team members
  • Develop internal processes to assist the fast-growing team
  • Communicate with engineering teams throughout the organization to build world-class products

Benefits and Perks:

  • Highly compensation package based on your skills and experience
  • Long-term opportunity with significant potential for salary growth
  • Friendly, close-knit atmosphere working directly with founding team
  • Ability to make an outsized impact and get in on the ground floor of an explosive growth startup, and one of the top startups in Y Combinator’s Winter 2024 batch

Skills Required:

Backend Development

  • Building backends in NestJS or Node.js.
  • Experience working with both relational and non-relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL.
  • Strong familiarity with event-driven architecture.

Frontend Development

  • Advanced proficiency and experience with React.js / Redux / Other State manager, ECMAScript 6.
  • Experience working with Redux / Redux Toolkit.
  • Experience with React Hooks.
  • Strong experience in HTML / JavaScript / CSS in a production environment.
  • Typescript / Styled-components / Other preprocessor; Jest, NPM.

API and Integration

  • Experience leveraging APIs for deep integrations with both iOS and Android platforms.
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON.
  • Experience working with REST APIs (Axios / React Query).
  • Experience with integrating third-party libraries and APIs.

DevOps and CI/CD

  • Experience with AWS.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD Pipeline, code versioning, and SDLC processes.
  • Proficient with cloud-based DevOps.
  • Experience with Git and branching workflows.

Software Engineering Principles

  • Strong understanding of OOP.
  • Software design skills and design patterns.
  • Ability to maintain code to ensure the product is of the highest quality.
  • Ability to write well-documented, clean code.

Additional Skills

  • Testing frameworks and methodologies (e.g., unit testing, integration testing).
  • Experience with performance optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with GraphQL.
  • Knowledge of security best practices for web applications.

Additional skills that ideal candidate has:

Mobile and Web Development

  • Building iOS/Android mobile apps in React Native.
  • Building web apps in React.
  • Publishing iOS/Android apps to the App Store and Google Play Store.

Mobile Development Specific

  • Strong knowledge of iOS/Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices.
  • Solid understanding of iOS/Android development platforms such as Push Notification, iOS/Android SDKs, and Frameworks.
  • Familiarity with native build tools like XCode, Gradle, and Android Studio.

About Carma - Same-Day Auto Repair for Commercial Fleets.

We’re Carma, a Y Combinator-backed, first-of-its-kind marketplace platform for commercial fleets to get correct car repair, fast and fair. Our mission is to solve the massive $573B problem with commercial auto repair – difficulty for commercial fleets to efficiently shop for automotive service and difficulty for auto repair shops to attract customers.

Carma is a B2B managed marketplace for commercial fleet owners to get same-day automotive repair for any vehicle with instant transparent offers and guaranteed pricing. Every year, fleet owners spend $573B on auto repairs globally.

Fleet owners request any service through our mobile app, which we send to our network of highly-vetted partner service centers. Our partner service centers give users real-time offers on their requested services.

Our fleet customers save upwards of 50% when they use Carma vs. the median price for the same service in their zip code, while our partner service centers increase their revenues and obtain new customers.

Backed by Y Combinator - Winter 2024 Batch.

About the interview

Interview process: Behavioral Zoom Screen (20-30 min), Technical Zoom Screen (60min), Live Coding Challenge (120 min), Offer

We move quickly with the interview process, typically extending offers same-day or next day. We try to schedule the Live Coding Challenge as soon as possible if you pass the Zoom Screens.

About Carma

Same-Day Auto Repair for Commercial Fleets.

We’re Carma, a Y Combinator-backed, first-of-its-kind marketplace platform for commercial fleets to get correct car repair, fast and fair. Our mission is to solve the massive $573B problem with commercial auto repair – difficulty for commercial fleets to efficiently shop for automotive service and difficulty for auto repair shops to attract customers.

Carma is a B2B managed marketplace for commercial fleet owners to get same-day automotive repair for any vehicle with instant transparent offers and guaranteed pricing. Every year, fleet owners spend $573B on auto repairs globally.

Fleet owners request any service through our mobile app, which we send to our network of highly-vetted partner service centers. Our partner service centers give users real-time offers on their requested services.

Our fleet customers save upwards of 50% when they use Carma vs. the median price for the same service in their zip code, while our partner service centers increase their revenues and obtain new customers.

Backed by Y Combinator - Winter 2024 Batch.

Carma
Founded:2023
Team Size:11
Location:San Francisco
Founders
Muhammad Alasgarli
Muhammad Alasgarli
Founder
Brandt Lawson
Brandt Lawson
Founder