Software Engineer (React Native)



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, March 16, 2024

Join our growing team at Vetcove, and help us transform how veterinarians buy the supplies they need to keep America's pets healthy. Vetcove's eCommerce and mobile platforms enable veterinary practices to compare and buy from all of their vendors in one place. Our community of more than 17,000 veterinary hospitals employs tens of thousands of veterinarians, and delivers care to many millions of animals every year across all 50 states. We’re a growing team on a mission to modernize the $50B+ animal health industry. Simply put, Vetcove helps veterinary organizations spend more time giving care, and less time shopping and comparing across vendors to supply their practices. Vetcove is a Y Combinator and venture-backed growth stage company with notable investors in Silicon Valley and NYC. We're looking for exceptionally talented and passionate people to join our growing team.

About Our Team

We move lightning-fast in an industry that was previously slow to adopt technology. As Vetcove quickly expands its offerings to better serve veterinary groups and their pet parents, we’re quickly growing our engineering team to keep pace with the rapid expansion of our business, while maintaining exceptional code quality and system integrity.

You’ll have an opportunity to work closely with end users, handle large scale infrastructure challenges, and everything in between.

About the Position

As a mobile software engineer, you will be a key member of our engineering team who is responsible for supporting our newest mobile app initiatives. This level of involvement includes plan formulation, creation, maintenance across our mobile applications. You will work closely with many native mobile components (e.g. audio, camera, video) and have the opportunity to work with the latest mobile technologies, frameworks, and libraries!

Tools We Use:

We rely heavily on React Native for our mobile app initiatives (and will occasionally use custom native code as needed). Some additional tools we use:

Mobile Tech Stack: Expo, React Native, Typescript

Libraries: Renimated, React Query

Backend: Python, Django

Other Tools: Sentry, Bitrise

Version Control: Git

What you’ll do

  • Lead development of our veterinary clinic and pet parent companion mobile applications

  • Contribute to the conceptualization and feature documentation of new ideas and product enhancements

  • Work closely with our design team to discuss feature implementation, user experience, and microinteractions

  • Building and extend interactive React Native mobile applications that will be used by tens of thousands of veterinary clinic users and millions of pet parents

  • Build reusable mobile components for use by the larger team

  • Implement new features in our React Native applications

  • Working directly with our CTO and engineering team, as well as across other functions to continuously evolve our mobile strategy

You should have

  • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience building mobile applications using React Native

  • Experience in building a professionally successful, production mobile application

  • Fluency with JavaScript’s features as a prototyped and functional language

  • Good software testing habits

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to adapt quickly and manage many concurrent responsibilities

  • A strong desire to help our customers succeed

  • A positive attitude and one-for-all team mentality

  • Experience working with an backend service and fetching data from API endpoints

  • Tech/start-up work experience is a plus


  • 100% remote within the USA

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Automatic 401k contribution

  • Employee referral program

  • At home office set up

  • Bi-annual company retreats

  • Open vacation policy

  • Equity

  • Monthly team events

Please note we are unable to sponsor work visas at this time.

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Vetcove is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all applicants in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. If you require accommodations during the application or interview process, please let us know and we will make every effort to accommodate your needs.