Vue Storefront

Frontend Platform for eCommerce

Software Architect (Node.js)

$6,200 - $8k
Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
6+ years
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About the role

OK, so let's start with a few words about Vue Storefront.

Vue Storefront sets a new standard in online shopping, making it more convenient, intuitive, and lightning-fast. We use the modern tech stack, believe in composable commerce architecture, and are dedicated to flattening the learning curve to business users. That is why enterprise customers can launch our store in weeks instead of months, gaining time and saving money.

For us, the most important thing is that Vue Storefront cares about people, their work-life balance, relations, and the impact they make on the community, tech & e-commerce world, and their private lives. Vibe, Self-driven, and Focus are Vue Storefront values, and we want to grow everyone who has a hunger for more and lives up to them!

Salary: 27.000 - 35.000 PLN net + VAT (B2B) Location: Remote, Europe

About the role Software Architect is the most senior technical role in the Vue Storefront with direct impact on how we design system architecture & deliver projects.

This is a great role for ones with past experience as Tech Leaders who now wants to go further with their career path and take ownership of the strategic architecture of the systems. In this role you won't directly lead the team. You will focus on designing bulletproof architecture for large-scale software systems, developed by multiple teams. You will also constantly influence way our teams deliver software by introducing improvements in the Continuous Delivery processes (e.g. test automation, release automation).

You will have possibility to design and advise in implementation of systems based on Cloud-Native/Serverless/Microservice architectures that needs to meet highest standards of High-Availability, Security and Reliability.

As the most senior technical member, you will act both as a coach for Tech Leads and Software Engineers and an advisor to the senior management (Engineering Director/CTO). You will also play key role in proposing and shaping strategic product initiatives so it will be vital for you to be up to date with emerging engineering techniques, tools and frameworks.

Tech stack:

  • TypeScript
  • Node.js
  • System Architecture
  • Cloud-Native Architecture

What will you be doing in this role?

  • Close collaboration with key stakeholders (Product Director, Engineering Director, CTO) to analyse new product initiatives and propose architecture that meets both functional and non-functional requirements
  • Designing scalable backend solutions based on Microservices, Serverless and Cloud-native technologies (GCP)
  • Developing PoCs and Spikes to prove feasibility of proposed solutions, identifying architecture risks
  • Creating API standards and designing GraphQL, REST APIs for our services
  • Being thought leader and coach for the teams for software architecture, software quality and engineering practices
  • Propose and implement software delivery process improvements (e.g. Continuous Delivery, Automation)
  • Propose and make architecture & technical choices not following the industry hype, but being able to conduct analysis and challenge of design options.
  • Research and analysis of new, emerging engineering techniques, tools and frameworks.

What do we expect you to have?

  • 7+ years of experience working as backend engineer
  • 5+ years of experience working in Cloud-based software projects (e.g. AWS, GCP or Azure)
  • 4+ years of experience as a Node.js Tech Lead or Software Architect
  • Great knowledge and experience of software architecture patterns such as Microservices, Multitenancy, DDD, CQRS, Event Sourcing
  • Experience with API design (GraphQL, REST)
  • Experience with different database types (SQL, NoSQL, Graph)
  • Strong programming background (Typescript, Node.JS)
  • Experience with assuring software quality (automated tests) and design of automated CI/CD processes
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • English B2/C1
  • 'How we can make this better' attitude in problem-solving
  • 'Growing as a human being' approach

What can you expect?

  • Senior and experienced team
  • Budget and tools for your skills Growth
  • Fully Remote work with flexible working hours
  • Values-driven culture, friendly and supportive work environment
  • Contract type tailored to your need
  • Engagement: it’s full-time engagement in every case
  • Ability to regularly attend conferences and community events, both as participant and contributor
  • Flat organizational structure: it helps to focus on what’s essential - have no barriers in communication, no Corpo-language, no going things around, no need to do things differently than most smartly and efficiently.
  • Relations: VSF values healthy relations and spends time together - e.g. two weeks with your teammates and families on Tenerife and team events?
  • Benefits: contract type depending on your decision, Medicover medical care package, access to the pool of courses, time to time workation, flexible working hours, working from wherever you want.

Join us if you feel that it's time for you to join VSF’s extraordinarily enthusiastic and successful team!

Why you should join Vue Storefront

At Vue Storefront, we are setting a new standard in online shopping, making it more convenient, intuitive, and lightning-fast.

We use the modern tech stack, we believe in composable commerce architecture, and are dedicated to flattening the learning curve to business-user. That is why enterprise customers can launch their store in weeks instead of months, gaining time, and saving money.

We really care about our people, their work-life balance, relations, and the impact we make on the community, tech & e-commerce world, and our private lives.

Vibe, self-driven, and focus are our values and we want to grow everyone, who has a hunger for more and lives up to them!

We are already noticed by Gartner, part of Y Combinator, and associated with the globally operating MACH Alliance. Vue Storefront already is not only one of the fastest-growing eCommerce projects on GitHub (over 8K stars on GitHub), but also is widely used in real business (over 100 partners and 800 operating stores, including high-top brands such as Zadig & Voltaire, Lovecrafts, Tally Weijl, Gastro Hero).

Vue Storefront
Founded:2020
Team Size:100
Location:Warsaw, Poland
Founders
Patrick Friday
Patrick Friday
Founder
Filip Rakowski
Filip Rakowski
Founder
Bart Roszkowski
Bart Roszkowski
Founder