Front-end DeveloperHived

London, England, United Kingdom 20-06-2023


About HIVED 📦

The world needs logistics solutions that are better for people and the environment, and that’s where HIVED comes in. We are a London-based climate and logistics start-up building the first emission-free parcel delivery network at scale, powered by a 100% electric fleet. A tech company at heart, we have built a modern tech stack, novel in-house routing and decision engines, apps and data stack, plus are now shipping for over 100 brands including ASOS, Zara, Candy Kittens, Pip & Nut and more.

Our tight-knit team is made up of ex-Revolut, Bain, GoPuff, ASOS, Apple, Amazon and Bulb employees, and we are backed by some of Europe's leading investors and VCs in climate-tech, logistics and mobility including Planet A Ventures, Maersk Growth, Pale Blue Dot VC, Eka Ventures and the British government.

Role overview 📝

We are looking for an ambitious and product-focussed Front-end Developer to produce, update and maintain scalable software solutions and integrate these with our existing infrastructure. You’ll become an integral part of one or more cross-functional teams that produce touch points with HIVED's systems - ranging from developing shiny new product features for recipients or retailers to improving the workflow and experience for hundreds of thousands of HIVED drivers and riders. As such, you will have a tangible impact on growing HIVED's product and apps in a rapid but sustainable fashion and ensuring a pleasant and clear user interaction with our systems.

As a Front-end Developer, you should be comfortable with front-end coding languages, development frameworks and third-party libraries. You should also be a team player who is comfortable communicating their solutions both with engineers and non-technical team members and who isn't shy of proposing new solutions, with a knack for appealing visual design and utility.

Responsibilities 🎯

  • Work with (cross-functional) development teams and product managers to create software solutions and apps
  • Design client-side architecture and collaborate with other engineers to bring your solutions to live
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design and work closely with our designers and product managers to create new, appealing features
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Write both technical and non-technical documentation


Qualifications 🌟

  • Proven experience as a Front-end Developer or similar role
  • Experience developing mobile and web applications
  • Knowledge of front-end languages, libraries and SDKs
  • A passion for outstanding UI/UX design and tooling around it (e.g. Figma)
  • Preferably some familiarity with cloud hosting platforms for app hosting (preferably AWS)
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • An analytical and solution-focussed mind

Technologies we use 💻

  • Flutter/ Dart
  • Golang, Typescript
  • AWS (Lambda, SQS, EventBridge, DynamoDB, RDS), Docker
  • Github, Github Actions


How we reward our team 🎁

  • Dynamic working environment with a diverse and driven team
  • Great atmosphere and facilities with in-person time expected at our Shoreditch office
  • Huge opportunity for learning in a fast-paced environment
  • Growth and progression within the organisation based on success in the role
  • MacBook or Windows Laptop (depending on your preference)
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives, including three ‘well-being days’ in addition to holiday allowance
  • Enhanced maternity pay

Applications are now closed