Wheel the World

Software Engineer Full-Stack in Wheel the World

FULL_TIME

    Remote (Santiago) — Full time

Programming | Semi Senior

Equity offered

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Wheel the World is a travel tech startup with the purpose of making the world accessible. By building a cutting-edge model of accessibility data, which extracts, organizes, and displays at www.gowheeltheworld.com, we allow people with disabilities to find and book accessible travel experiences including hotels, tours, and activities with accessibility information they need in the most amazing destinations of the world.
We are an international team, passionate about accessibility, and we love what we do. We believe in humility, friendship, and collaboration, and we are in constant pursuit of creativity and innovation. Our commitment is to provide detailed and accurate accessibility data of travel products and services, so we can allow millions of travelers with disabilities to explore the world.
Here’s a cool video about our initial story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIKZLXXKlro&t=15s

The Job

Your mission
We are looking for a person that is a skilled full-stack developer, with at least 4 years of coding experience. Someone who is fun and inspiring to work with and is passionate about our mission. There are a lot of opportunities to further develop your own skills through future enhancements.
Your mission will be undertaking the general development of a renewed gowheeltheworld.com experience, working closely with the Head of Engineering and a growing team as well as implementing best practices in software architecture and data modeling.
Responsibilities
  • Deliver quality code for each product you work on
  • Setup unit testing where applicable and quality assurance over your deliverables
  • Work closely with the product team to fulfill business goals
  • Take full advantage and best practices from external contributors
Projects
  • Gowheeltheworld.com - Accessible Online Travel Platform
    • WTW’s Accessibility Mapping System - App system to gather Accessibility Data

Qualifications and requirements

Candidate Profile
You will be expected to propose ideas, as well as to be open to other’s perspectives, and whichever the situation, to deploy new products and features rapidly.
All Wheel the World all team members are expected to speak English fluently.
Personality and Motivation
● You believe in our mission
● You are result-driven and resourceful
● You are autonomous and need minimum guidance, and yet you are able to follow instructions and open-minded when being mentored
Required Technical skills
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with React/Redux/Typescript and server-less solutions

Desirable skills

  • Experience in Agile Methodologies
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform products is considered an asset (App Engine, Firebase, Cloud Functions, etc.)

Benefits

  • You will travel with WTW team at least once a year
  • Work schedule is 100% flexible
  • We work partially remote. The plan is to get together 2-3 days per week
  • We will give you a very cool WTW T-shirt and Jacket
  • We have access to several learning opportunities to allow you to grow and learn
  • All our team has stock options

Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Equity offered This position includes equity compensation (in the form of stock options or another mechanism).
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Internal talks Wheel the World offers space for internal talks or presentations during working hours.
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Digital library Access to digital books or subscriptions.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Conference stipend Wheel the World covers tickets and/or some expenses for conferences related to the position.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Beverages and snacks Wheel the World offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.

Remote work policy

Locally remote only

Position is 100% remote, but candidates must reside in Santiago.

About Wheel the World

Wheel the World is a tech startup with the purpose of making the world accessible. Through gowheeltheworld.com, people with disabilities and their families can find and book accessible travel experiences including accommodations, tours, and activities. — Wheel the World's full profile

Software Engineer Full-Stack
Wheel the World •     Remote (Santiago)
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