Lead Mobile Developer - React Native at Roofstock | Powderkeg

Location: United States

Employment Type: Full Time

Team: Engineering

What we do and why we do it

As the leading marketplace for single-family rental homes, our mission is to make real estate investing radically accessible, cost effective, and simple. We successfully merge our passion for helping investors build wealth through real estate with cutting edge technology that transforms the way they do it.

How it’s going (and growing)

With a talented team of 500+ Roofsters, our collaborative and can-do culture is what fuels our growth. We recently closed on our series E, raising nearly $400 million, and have offices in California, Texas, and New York as well as many remote opportunities. Our growth includes recent acquisitions of Great Jones (full-service property management) and Stessa (financial management software) to empower customers with a seamless way to acquire, manage, and track their investment properties on one platform.

Under our roof

We get a lot of attention for our innovation—like being on the Forbes Fintech 50 and Red Herring 100—but we’re most proud of being recognized as a Great Place to Work® (Check out our reviews!). We’re nice, get things done, and have fun. We champion professional growth and work-life balance. In fact, our values are B.A.D.A.S.S.

B e customer obsessed.

A ct like an owner, because you are one.

D on’t be afraid to break things in the pursuit of better.

A ll of us are empowered to do the right thing.

S tay curious and create what’s next. Fast.

S eriously. No jerks.

Mobile applications will soon become the most important way Roofstock users buy, sell, and manage their real estate investments. As Lead Mobile Developer, you will be a founding member of the team building Roofstock’s first mobile applications. You will design, build, and launch new mobile applications from scratch, and help lay the foundation on which our applications are built going forward. Our ideal candidate is both a team player and an independent self- starter; is a perfectionist at heart but wants to release fast and iterate. If you thrive in a collaborative, startup environment and have a passion for creating amazing mobile experiences, we'd love to hear from you.

What You Will Do:

  • Work closely with our talented Product, Design, and Engineering teams to design, build, and ship engaging mobile applications
  • Help lay the groundwork to enable us to efficiently build out our mobile applications
  • Collaborate with the team to learn and establish best practices and processes
  • Define and help build APIs used between backend services and mobile applications
  • Perform code reviews across the team and assist new developers to adopt coding standards

What You Bring With You

  • 7+ years of technical experience
  • Experience shipping and supporting high quality mobile applications using React Native
  • Experience writing unit tests and UI tests for Javascript-based applications
  • Experience consuming, producing, and designing RESTful or GraphQL web services
  • Demonstrated design and UX sensibilities
  • Fluent inReact Native and other cross-platform technologies.
  • Familiar with the iOS and Android developer ecosystems
  • Experience working in a startup or other fast paced environment a major plus


For our regular full-time roles we offer a great benefits package!

Competitive compensation

Medical, Vision and Dental for you (95%) and your dependents (65%)


Flexible time off and sick days

Supplemental bonus to support "work from home" office needs

Equity incentives to give you a stake in the Company’s future

We are an upbeat and collaborative work culture

Virtual company-sponsored outings

Roofstock is an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with the values of Roofstock, we make all employment decisions including hiring, evaluation, termination, promotional and training opportunities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical handicap, mental disability, medical condition, disability, gender or identity or expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, marital status, height and/or weight.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Lead Mobile Developer - React Native
  • Company
  • Location
    Oakland, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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