Outliers and outperformers wanted

Outliers and outperformers wanted

Uncork Capital-backed companies are building kick-ass teams in engineering, marketing, sales, operations and more.

Uncork Capital-backed companies are building kick-ass teams in engineering, marketing, sales, operations and more.

Senior Software Engineer



Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, May 21, 2023

About the role

  • As a founding engineer, you will play a key role in the future of the company.
  • You will make architectural decisions that will have a significant impact.
  • This is your chance to get in on the ground floor and define the technical strategy of an ambitious start up.
  • In this role, you will report directly to the Chief Technology Officer.

Who are we looking for?

  • We are looking for an engineer who cares about sustainability and social impact.
  • If you’re interested in writing code to save the planet or help people in need, we’re looking for you!

About you

You will thrive at this job if you can relate to the following:

  • You are a T-shaped engineer. Nothing intimidates you and you’re able to work on anything while being an expert in certain things.
  • Have a strong bias towards action, and know how to strike a balance between execution and deliberation.
  • Cares about the impact of your work and are able to make technical decisions keeping the end user in mind.
  • You enjoy making technical design decisions, following best practices for design and coding, and keeping up to date on latest trends in tech.
  • Shares knowledge by writing documentation, and is concerned about maintainability of code or systems.

Basic Requirements

  • Experienced in working with teams and shipping software using standard engineering practices. Expect around 8+ years of experience.
  • We understand you can’t be an expert in all areas, but require you to be familiar with infrastructure, backend and frontend technologies.
  • Understand timelines and are able to deliver results iteratively.

Preferred Requirements

  • Worked in a similar role or startup, navigating a fast paced environment.
  • Led teams or mentored engineers, and collaboratively shipped impactful products.
  • Helped shape the roadmaps of products.


Google Cloud Platform, Terraform, Postgres, GraphQL, Golang, React, Bootstrap CSS

Why LiquiDonate?

  • We’re a climate tech startup that’s building a sustainable social impact solution that’s never been done before.
  • Our solution is going to save billions of dollars for retailers while saving the planet, by avoiding items from going into landfills.
  • LiquiDonate is a tech for good solution, what you build here will have a lasting impact!