Full Stack Engineer - Green Chef

Boulder, CO

Come see what’s cookin’ at Green Chef!

Green Chef is the leading and first certified organic company in the meal kit space in the US. We are passionate about making it easier to eat healthfully at home. Founded in September 2014, Green Chef is already a national force with hundreds of employees and tens of thousands of customers relying on us to help them eat well. 

In 2018 Green Chef and Hello Fresh partnered to become the world’s largest meal kit company.  Together, we tirelessly work to disrupt the food industry.

Green Chef remains focused on delivering healthy, organic ingredients, designed for busy people. We believe in creating thoughtful food experiences from planting to plating. We strive to create greater interaction and meaningful connections with the food that nourishes us, the people who provide it, and the ones we share it with. Green Chef offers a variety of specialty lifestyle plans.

Job Description:

We are hiring for a Full Stack Engineer with cloud-hosted experience developing back-end services along with the front-end components that will be relying on them.


A successful candidate will have experience developing and supporting MERN stack applications. You will know how to write clean, robust, and performant code with a focus on simplicity, maintainability, and extensibility. You will have a knack for testing applications to ensure that they work as expected and negative testing to prove that they fail gracefully. You will have experience working with a team of talented engineers and the dynamics that come with it.


Our ideal candidate will have excellent communication and problem-solving skills as well as a deep passion for learning. (S)He takes responsibility for their work and enjoys the challenge of navigating a fast-paced, high-growth environment.


You will….

  • Work with the team to design, develop, and support scalable applications
  • Ensure the stability and resilience of our applications focusing on production availability
  • Work with your team to review, test, and monitor applications
  • Work with teams around Green Chef and HelloFresh on projects that will grow the company

At minimum, you have...

  • College degree (B.S.) or Masters in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 3 - 5+ years professional experience developing, maintaining, and extending non-trivial web applications in AWS
  • Experience developing fault-tolerant, highly scalable services, and APIs
  • Knowledge of data modeling and database performance on MongoDB


                  Experience with:

    • AWS services (EC2/ECS, SQS/SNS, Cloudwatch, etc.)
    • Docker and containerization
    • RESTful APIs
    • Service Oriented Architecture 
    • MEAN/MERN stack
    • Modern Web Platforms (React/Vue/Angular)


You’ll get...


  • Freedom to innovate and test new tools
  • An environment open to radical change to enhance and scale our systems
  • A collaborative culture based on mutual respect and accountability
  • Great international exposure and team atmosphere
  • Plenty of room for personal growth
  • Competitive Salary & 401k company match that vests from Day 1 
  • Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy 
  • $0 monthly premium and other flexible health plans


Our team is diverse, high-performing and international, helping us to create a truly 

inspiring work environment in which you will thrive!


It is the policy of Green Chef and HelloFresh not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because they are a protected veteran.

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