Software Engineer
Chicago, IL

About Tock

Tock is the only all-in-one system for reservations, takeout, delivery, and events. Tock is changing the way restaurants, wineries, and culinary event organizers run their business and how guests explore, discover, and book at these places all around the globe.

Tock’s explosive growth:

  • Awarded Fast Company's "Most Innovative Companies" for 2021
  • Awarded Built In’s “2021 Best Places to Work”
  • Awarded America’s Hottest Brands of 2020 by AdAge
  • Announced an exclusive partnership and integration with Chase Pay & Ultimate Rewards and WineDirect
  • Won Chicago Tribune's "Game Changer" Award for industry innovation
  • Reached a global customer base of 30 countries operating in 200+ cities
  • Processed over $1 billion in prepaid reservations
  • Featured in: New York Times, Bloomberg, GQ, Vice, Wired, Food & Wine, Eater, Skift Table, Chicago Tribune, Crain's Chicago Business, New York Post, and more
  • Named one of 2019's 50 Startups to Watch

What we’re looking for

  • At least 2 years of experience
  • Demonstrated fluency with one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Java, JavaScript, C/C++
  • Experience in at least one of our areas of focus:
    • Web application development
    • Java application development
    • Javascript/Typescript development
    • Large software systems development
    • Mobile application development (iOS or Android)
  • A self-motivated individual who works well with little direction
  • Enjoys being part of a team that works and learns together
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Loves making and building things as part of a growing team

What you’ll do

You'll be helping us build the next generation restaurant booking system, based on the tried and true (and proven) system deployed at world-class restaurants such as Alinea, Next, The French Laundry, and more. We're looking for engineers who are generalists—you'll be working with a mix of front and back-end web development tools. Our team is pretty small and undergoing exponential growth, so there's a great opportunity for you to make a difference.

Responsibilities

  • Build next-generation web applications that are fast and responsive
  • Be able to build a feature or enhancement, starting with engineering design taking it all the way to production with the support and mentorship of a senior engineer
  • Contribute to core team culture and contribute code to efforts across a fast-growing company
  • Support, maintain and upgrade code and participate in implementation of a complex system

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision), 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefit in the form of pretax (US)

How to apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter, letting us know why you're interested in Tock, using the link below.
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