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Senior Frontend Software Engineer



Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Lime as a Senior Frontend Software Engineer and lead the charge in creating sustainable, shared urban transportation solutions


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£126000 - £174000

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98% Remote- North America

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Expires at anytime

Lime is at the forefront of transforming urban mobility, striving to make transportation both eco-friendly and accessible through its global network of electric bikes and scooters. As an acclaimed industry leader, Lime is the first to achieve full profitability in the shared electric vehicle space, signalling an exciting era of growth and innovation.

Role Summary:

  • Develop cutting-edge web applications for both internal and external users.
  • Maintain high standards for customer-centric tooling.
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team to innovate and refine our technology stack.
  • Monitor web performance and manage system integrity.
  • Make critical decisions on technology and architecture, guiding the project's direction.
  • Provide mentorship and support to fellow team members.

Role Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of professional software development with a focus on front-end products.
  • Expertise in React.js or similar modern JavaScript frameworks; Ruby on Rails knowledge is a plus.
  • Proven experience leading full-stack engineering projects from inception to completion.
  • A customer-first approach, prioritizing user experience and satisfaction.
  • Independent, proactive work ethic with an owner’s mindset.
  • Excellent collaboration skills and strategic thinking.
  • A genuine passion for Lime's mission of advancing micro-mobility and creating greener cities.

Application Process Details:

  • The position offers a competitive salary ranging from CA$126,000.00 to CA$174,000.00, with equity and benefits based on the role and candidate qualifications.
  • The selection process celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all candidates.
  • Lime encourages applicants who are passionate about the role, even if they do not meet every single qualification, to apply.

Lime is the world's largest shared electric vehicle company. We’re on a mission to build a future where transportation is shared, affordable and carbon-free. Our electric bikes and scooters have powered 400+ million rides in 250+ cities on 5 continents, replacing an estimated 100+ million car trips. Named a Time 100 Most Influential Company and Fast Company Brand That Matters, we achieved a fully profitable year in 2022, becoming the first in our industry to reach this milestone.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Frontend Software Engineer to join our team and help us revolutionize the way people move around cities. As a key member of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to design and build the core web application and tools that enables our distributed workforce and powers our world-class operation. This team achieves outsized impact through leverage. Every tool and feature built by this team are used widely by both internal and external users. And the best part? You get an opportunity to work with a talented group of engineers, data scientists, designers and PMs who are passionate about creating innovative solutions for urban transportation!

Remote Friendly (Canada only).

What You'll Do:

Develop modern web applications that serve both our external and our internal users. Hold a high bar in building quality tooling that customers love. Obsess with customer satisfaction and aim to solve customers’ pain points with intuitive and user-friendly tools. Lead the cross-functional collaboration with PMs, Engineers, Design, Research, Data Scientists, and Operations teams. Closely monitor the performance of our web stack and be able to respond to system failures. Scrutinize and reason clearly about the technology and architecture choices we make. In many cases, you will be the decider of these decisions. Mentor and support other engineers on the team.

About You:

5+ years of industry professional software development experience, and a track record of building impactful front-end products. Proficient in React.js or other modern Javascript frameworks (Vue, Angular, Ember, etc). Prior experience with Ruby on Rails is a plus. Experience in leading large full-stack engineering projects, preferably having started from scratch and worked through all phases of product development, from planning and design to execution, to launch and monitoring. Customer obsessed. You put customers first. Owner’s mindset. You're a self-starter and get things across the finish line. Strong collaborator. You understand cross-functional strategies and involve key stakeholders in decision making. Passionate. You’re passionate about Lime's mission and micromobility; you want to see cities transform to becoming people-centric and less polluted.

The anticipated salary range for this position is CA$126,000.00 - CA$174,000.00. Equity and benefits may be provided as part of the compensation package, depending on the position offered. Not all candidates will be eligible for the upper end of the salary range. Exact salary will ultimately depend on multiple factors, which may include the successful candidate's skills, experience and other qualifications as well as the candidate's location of residence. In addition to base salary, some roles may be eligible for a variable bonus based on a combination of company performance, employee performance, and management discretion.



Why Lime? 

When you join Lime, you join a global community of smart, caring, talented individuals working together to deliver world-changing results; striving to create an experience that enables Limers to do their best work. Here are some ways we support and invest in our team: 

Competitive salaries, performance-based annual bonus and pre-IPO equity

Health and wellness offerings for all team members starting day one including access to top-tier fitness and mindfulness apps

Flexible vacation policies with ample paid holidays tailored to country of residence

Fully-paid leave following the birth or adoption of a child and financial, medical and educational support for Limers pursuing parenthood

Support for retirement and financial goals with unlimited access to financial advisors

Unlimited, complimentary use of our vehicles in hundreds of cities around the world

Professional growth opportunities through quarterly learning days and top-tier tools

Opportunities to connect across teams and locations to network, socialize and volunteer

Culture of belonging with Employee Resource Groups that engage and promote cultural awareness and DEI training across all functions

Consistent recognition of great work through meaningful rewards and career advancements

Benefits and perks vary depending on the nature of your employment and country of residence. Terms and conditions may apply.

If you want to make an impact, Lime is the place for you. Not sure if you meet all the qualifications? If this role excites you we encourage you to apply. Explore all opportunities on our career page.

Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s just the start. We believe different perspectives help us grow and achieve more. That’s why we’re dedicated to hiring and developing the most talented and globally diverse team – which includes individuals with different backgrounds, abilities, identities and experiences. 


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