Backend Engineer, Remote at FLOWER CO.
About the role
FLOWER CO. is looking for an amazing Backend Engineer to join our fast-scaling technology team. We are building an end-to-end software system for sourcing, fulfillment, delivery, and e-commerce in a highly regulated industry. We face big, unique problems to solve in a massive space that is growing more and more with wider legalization.
We’re looking for strong engineers with exceptional problem-solving skills who are comfortable working independently and owning large, complicated projects. You have unparalleled attention to detail. You’re curious and strive to learn new technologies and systems. Your abilities to collaborate, manage your time, and communicate effectively are as strong as your technical skills.
This role is 100% remote!
To apply, please visit: https://flower-company.breezy.hr/p/bb64960a397e-backend-engineer
What you’ll do • Work on end-to-end software powering a large customer frontend and delivery network. • Develop using tools such as Terraform, Chef, Linux, and Nginx. • Work on all aspects of the application including a customer frontend, administrative applications, reporting, data warehousing, and a range of fulfillment tools. • Solve complex problems dealing with compliance and regulations as they relate to e-commerce.
Who you are • 5+ years of programming experience with PHP and a PHP framework (Laravel, Cake, CodeIgniter, etc) • 3+ years’ experience with MySQL or similar technology • Strong understanding of Distributed Systems • Strong understanding of scripting, automation, and CI • Experience in Caching technologies preferred (e.g. Redis or memcached) • Experience using Git in a multi-developer environment • Excellent collaborative, communication, and documentation skills • Strong ability to work remotely and communicate with video/chat tools • Ability to work autonomously, problem-solve, and self-unblock • Plusses include experience with: Codeigniter JIRA AWS
About the CEO Ted Lichtenberger is a former McKinsey consultant, Y Combinator alumnus, and serial cannabis founder. In addition to FLOWER CO., Ted also co-founded Old Pal and supply chain company, West of West. Check out his LinkedIn to get to know him better: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tedlichtenberger/.
About FLOWER CO. FLOWER CO. sells weed on the internet. We've built an end-to-end software and operations system for sourcing, fulfillment, delivery, and e-commerce in a highly regulated industry. We’re tackling big, unique problems to solve in a massive space that is growing exponentially with wider legalization.
FLOWER CO. is backed by some of the best investors in Silicon Valley and OG cannabis industry insiders. By working with us, you’ll get amazing exposure to all of the workings of a successful cannabis startup from tech and cannabis industry veterans. Join our dream team and grow with us!
FLOWER CO. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. FLOWER CO. is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know.
Why you should join FLOWER CO.
We sell weed on the internet. We're a vertically integrated legal cannabis company delivering next-day in Los Angeles, Long Beach, San Francisco, East Bay, Marin, Humboldt, Sacramento, and Vallejo. We're venture-backed and growing exponentially.