GasBuddy React Native Technical Lead in Boston, Massachusetts
React Native Technical Lead
Full-Time | Engineering | Boston, MA and/or Remote
At GasBuddy, we take pride in helping people by building innovative and comprehensive products for millions of drivers, gas station owners, and fuel retailers every day - our world-class team is always up to the challenge. GasBuddy is a place that empowers employees to grow, build, and thrive.
We’re looking for a React Native Technical Lead to join our team who will be responsible for maintaining and creating new features in the GasBuddy app. As a developer at GasBuddy, you will enjoy delivering software used by millions of drivers, making an impact on the performance and experience of the app, and staying up-to-date with the latest technologies. GasBuddy is investing time into ensuring our core use case remains best in class, as well as several new projects that will have a strong impact on our company and the users of our already popular mobile app.
What You’ll Do:
Lead the architectural and engineering decisions involved in delivering the GasBuddy application via React Native to Android and iOS users
Work on a small team to deliver mobile app experiences for new GasBuddy initiatives; create UI and interface with our backend servers
Collaborate with Product Management and Product Design in various stages of the product development life cycle
Dig into project requirements and provide task time estimates
Help manage beta programs for our new projects
Ensure code quality, organization, and automation in our React Native code bases
Participate in code reviews
Maintain consistent and concise communication with team members, squads, and stakeholders
What You Need:
BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent professional experience
3+ years experience building mobile applications with React Native including (but not limited to) personal side projects, school projects, and professional products
Ability to interact with peers, both locally and remote, in a positive, confident, and professional manner
Excellent collaboration skills to deliver verbal and written information for both technical and non-technical users
Ability to work effectively both autonomously and while on a team in a fast-paced work environment
Strong knowledge of package management (npm/yarn), React Navigation, and state management (e.g. mobx-state-tree).
Strong knowledge of mobile app UI design principles and best practices
Nice To Have:
Continuous automation and unit testing experience
Experience iterating, monitoring, and managing a live mobile app
Knowledge of native Android development (Java or Kotlin) and/or native iOS development (Objective-C, Swift or SwiftUI)
Proficient understanding using version control (Git, GitHub, BitBucket, SVN)
About GasBuddy:For budget-minded drivers, GasBuddy is the travel and navigation app that is used by more North American drivers to save money on gas than any other. Unlike fuel retailer apps, as well as newer apps focused on fuel savings, GasBuddy covers 150,000+ gas stations in North America, giving drivers 27 ways to save on fuel. That’s why GasBuddy has been downloaded nearly 90mm times – more than any other travel and navigation app focused on gas savings. GasBuddy’s publishing and software businesses enable the world’s leading fuel, convenience, QSR and CPG companies to shorten the distance between the North American fuelling public and their brands.
GasBuddy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We don't just accept difference – we celebrate it and thrive on it. We endeavour to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the consumers we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, colour, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected under federal, provincial, or applicable local law.
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