The Operating System of the construction industry

Front End Lead - Spanish Speakers ONLY and Americas Time zone ONLY

$3,500 - $6k / 0.10% - 0.20%
Bogota, Colombia / Remote
Job Type
3+ years
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Jose Alberto Gonzalez Rouille
Jose Alberto Gonzalez Rouille

About the role

HippoBuild is a technology company, and engineering is at the core of what we do. The majority of our team are engineers, and they value and seek technical excellence. You will be a core member of this team and will help shape it in the years to come. This is a great opportunity for someone who values autonomy and wants to join a company from the beginning and ship high-quality products from day one.

About the perfect candidate: You are a self-starter who is incredibly comfortable with uncertainty and has strong opinions about how things should work. You are also aware enough to realize that, in the end, there’s not much we know for certain, and can adjust said strong opinions accordingly. You have a clear perspective on what it means to build great software and ship high-quality products. You have a sense of aesthetics and care deeply about your customers and their pain and experience. You have a bias towards action and move quickly. You are a leader who knows how to get things done and is also interested in helping the younger members of the team to improve and build up their skills.


  • 4+ years of technical work experience and experience as a Tech Lead.
  • Deep understanding of front-end technologies like React.js, as well as good foundations in UX/UI Design.
  • Spanish/English fluency
  • Timezone: the Americas

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Work on a problem that matters and help change customers’ lives.
  • Build a lasting technology culture and company from the very beginning.
  • More autonomy and decision-making freedom than you thought possible.
  • Work alongside a great and diverse team that cares about what we are doing and how we are doing it.
  • Generous compensation, including the potential to earn equity.
  • Career plan
  • English classes
  • Team travel
  • Courses and books

About the interview

Discovery talk with the CTO and the engineering team - 45 min A technical challenge can be live coding or homework - 60 min Call with CEO - 30 min

Why you should join HippoBuild

HippoBuild is building the Operating System for the Construction industry.   We automate and optimize back office functions and the supply chain of Small and Medium Construction Companies. We save our customers hours everyday, and 1000’s of dollars every month on better sourced materials.

Team Size:12
Location:Bogotá, Colombia
Jose Alberto Gonzalez Rouille
Jose Alberto Gonzalez Rouille
Mads Schmidt Petersen
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