Blue Apron is hiring a

Software Engineer, Core

New York, United States

We're looking for a driven and motivated Software Engineer looking to play an integral role in an ever-growing Technology team. 

Our engineering team creates software to manage the forecasting, purchasing, preparation, and shipment of new fresh ingredients every week, delivering over 8 million meals nationwide monthly. The nature of our business carries with it unique supply chain and logistical challenges that require purpose-built solutions and data analysis.

About the role

  • Develop internal tools to support our Customer Experience, Culinary, Logistics and Marketing teams.
  • Document and develop the internal API used by our mobile and javascript applications.
  • Design and develop our e-commerce system for subscriptions and a la carte products.
  • Evaluate, design, and implement new features to provide more enjoyable experiences for our users.
  • Collaborate to understand and overcome unique scheduling and logistics challenges. 
  • Listen to the needs of our internal teams and build tools that bring harmony to complex operational workflows.
  • Our stack: Ruby on Rails, Ember, Backbone, PostgreSQL, RSpec, SASS


  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science is preferred.
  • Two or more years coding in an agile startup environment.
  • Experience developing production web applications and MVC frameworks.
  • A thirst for learning and a passion for new technologies, processes and patterns.
  • Experience working with large-scale distributed architecture is a plus.
  • Track record of taking ownership for your tasks and see features through from start to finish.
  • Experience taking features or products from concept to completion and have experience working with at least one large-scale Rails application.


  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health and Commuter FSAs
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • MacBook Pro or Air
  • A large, open workspace in NYC’s SoHo neighborhood
  • A kitchen full of fresh fruit and snacks

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