Empowering local businesses to sell online in minutes.

Senior Software Engineer (React / Next.js) at Cococart

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3+ years
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Zhicong Lim
Zhicong Lim

About the role

As an early member of Cococart, you'll get the unique opportunity to shape the company. There's no corporate nonsense here. No micro-managing. You are your own boss. But you'll get guidance and plenty of support from our small, energetic team. We empower everyone to grow and perform their best towards our mission of empowering millions of local businesses.


  • Work full-stack across clean, well-organised codebase running on Next.js + MongoDB.
  • Take independent ownership over large features and third-party API integrations.
  • Work closely with design and growth teams on UI/UX improvements.
  • If desired, grow into leadership roles like tech lead or engineering manager within fast-growing team.

What to Expect

  • Compensation above market rate for your experience level.
  • Flexibility of working remotely, anywhere.
  • Autonomy to build and own critical product features while shaping the direction of the company.
  • Self-managed, results-driven Silicon Valley culture.


  • Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • 3+ years of experience in full-stack web development using React + Node.js or Next.js.
  • Expert experience in React Hooks.
  • Expert experience in Next.js.
  • Expert experience in MongoDB.
  • Demonstrated ability to architect and build complex systems.

Why you should join Cococart

Cococart helps local businesses accept online orders. Merchants can set up a store in minutes with no code, no design, and no app downloads. 200 million businesses worldwide still use WhatsApp or phone to take orders — but with Cococart, they can set up a website with no learning curve.

In just a year, we're already profitable with 12,000+ merchants from 75+ countries making over $8 million in sales. We are a team from Dropbox, Figma, UC Berkeley, and backed by investors including Sequoia Capital, Forerunner Ventures, Y Combinator, Soma Capital, Liquid 2 Ventures, CEO of Fitbit, and Head of Growth at Notion.