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Lead Software Engineer at Lawn Starter (PHP, React, Vue) (172)

Ubiminds is supporting LawnStarter to grow its delivery team. We're looking for people who want a chance to help solve the most important challenges in the marketplace industry in an environment that’s fun, collaborative, and innovative.

Kick-start your international career by embedding yourself full-time in the US software market.

Info on the Senior Lead Software Engineer role

Join a marketplace that makes lawn care easy for homeowners while helping small businesses succeed.

Our client’s team has raised millions in venture funding and is growing fast. Are you a driven software engineer interested in helping give millions of American’s freedom to spend time on what truly matters? Come join our team.

As a Senior Software Engineer @Ubiminds, you:

  • Are placed in a product-based company, with the same treatment as their full-time employees.
  • Have our full back-office support, from career guidance to HR and concierge services.
  • Choose to work remotely or at our office – we are a distributed team, after all.
  • Get your own MacBook (none of that BYOD stuff here).
  • Have access to opportunities for growth with other amazing technology professionals, counting with tech talks, chapter meetings, and even remote happy hours for tons of fun!
  • Improve your English through free lessons with a native American teacher - get to the next level on your communication skills!
  • Have the chance to meet up with us every so often at our HQ in Florianópolis
  • Receive financial support to take part in conferences, meetups, and relevant events



You’ll be in hands-on development and technical lead role collaborating with our cross-functional teams to help continue building the leading LawnStarter platform.

Your focus will be architecting solutions, writing quality code, leading other engineers by example, and solving technical challenges that will continue improving the experience of our users.

What you’ll do as a Lead Software Engineer

  • Lead the development of LawnStarter platform ensuring that they’re utilizing the best development techniques, architectural patterns, frameworks, and libraries for those initiatives
  • Own and ensure the resolution of complex problems found in their systems and integrations
  • Find opportunities to broadcast knowledge and lessons learned across delivery teams
  • Delegate to teammates and work with them to ensure they're successful
  • Identify technical debt buy-down opportunities and work with the engineering management team and the product management team to prioritize these activities
  • Ensure patterns are in place to provide thorough automated testing with tests at each level of the test pyramid
  • Communicate patterns and solutions through both written documentation and technical presentations

In order to succeed in this position, you will need

Cultural add

  • People First. We are all about people!
  • Challenge yourself. There’s always room for improvement and continuous improvement is in our essence.
  • Make it happen. Be ready to take challenges as they come. It’s all about attitude and commitment. 
  • We’re in this together. We work as a team, we thrive as a team and we evolve as a team.
  • Averaging on awesome. We work hard to deliver high-quality services and look forward to exceeding expectations. 
  • Keep it real. We promise you honesty, transparency, and openness, regardless of the situation.

Mandatory skills

  • Strong experience working on both server- and client-side web software, mainly using PHP and Laravel
  • Knowledge of Computer Science Fundamentals
  • Experience working on a CI/CD environment 
  • Familiarity with SQL databases in general (including non-relational databases and modern cloud database solutions)
  • Strong knowledge of unit tests


  • Knowledge of TDD methodology 
  • Experience working with JavaScript (React.JS, React Native, and Vue.JS)

Non-technical skills:

  • Smart, creative individuals who are passionate about innovation and aren't afraid to show it
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Data-driven mindset 
  • Collaboration is a must, you'll work side by side with software engineering, product management, and design teams

Job summary.

  • start date 29/10/2021
  • end date 29/12/2021
  • timezone Eastern Time Zone (GMT-4)


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