What we do

At Shepper, we take care of things for businesses. In both senses. We mobilise our human-powered, tech-enabled network to check their assets quickly, without any fuss or faff. And we take care doing it. It doesn’t matter how small the job is, we make sure it’s done perfectly – every time.

Our story

Since launching in 2016 we have already been named a top 100 UK start-up twice and launched operations in over 20 countries across the globe! Founded in 2016 by serial entrepreneurs Carl August Ameln, Ben Prouty and Jan Vanhoutte, the team have grown to almost 30 in 3 years. Now we look to the future of Shepper, with exciting plans in order to support our ambitious growth and international expansion targets. 

The Role

We are looking for a front-end developer that wants to join a fast-moving start-up in a very unique space. Your role will be to work closely with the Chief Product Officer and Lead Platform Developer and our growing development team to continue to build the next generation of our product. 

You will be highly motivated, a brilliant engineer, able to speak your mind, and be passionate and proud of the work you produce. Your time will be spent between evolving the customer facing web app of our platform as well as participating in the development of our mobile app.

About you

You will have experience in the following:

  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript (we use ES8)
  • React

Understanding of the following would be nice to have:

  • Redux
  • React Native & mobile development

Importantly is a good eye for design and building exceptional customer experiences is a must. A desire to learn the back end with PHP (Laravel) & AWS is welcome.

Why us?

Shepper is a challenging, supportive and fun place to work, and are looking for amazing and passionate people to join us at this relatively early stage and become instrumental in growing Shepper across the globe!

At Shepper, we don’t just take care of things for our customers, we take care of each other and our Shepherds. We’re kind and considerate. We know people have lots going on – at their desks and in their lives – so we respect each other, support each other, and put people first, always.

Perks

  • Health and wellbeing budget
  • 2 days per year to use for something you care about
  • Training and development budget
  • Flexible working – we won’t dictate your hours or micro-manage you
  • Casual dress code 
  • Summer and Christmas socials
  • The chance to be a part of a growing start-up and the next success story
  • Team building, Friday drinks, and a very social team

 

Remember, it’s not just about our live vacancies, if you don’t see anything that matches your skill set, feel free to send your CV and a note to jobs@shepper.com and we’ll be in touch if something suitable pops up!