Remote Jobs at Imperfect Foods

This Month

DevOps Engineer
aws postgresql javascript f# ruby devops Feb 07

At Imperfect we are all about groceries on a mission. Since 2015, our services have saved over 100M lbs of food, 1.2B gallons of water, and 110M lbs CO2, donating 4M lbs of food along the way. Our software engineering team builds the ecommerce platform and internal tooling that makes this all possible. The team collaborates closely to develop features, solutions, and systems that enhance and transform user experience. We’re a remote-first team, with members scattered throughout the US. This role will report to the Devops Director, and can be remotely located within US.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all cloud-based infrastructure, including performance and cost optimization
  • Ensure application and infrastructure observability
  • Build internal tooling to reduce friction points in the software development lifecycle
  • Establish and maintain test suites, collaborating with broader team to execute
  • Advocate for code quality and automated approaches to ensuring that quality
  • Share on-call rotation and be an escalation point to the business and engineering
  • Actively contribute to team and company standards
  • Ensure the reliability of systems essential to Imperfect customers and internal users
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest technology developments in your area(s) of expertise

About You:

  • A pragmatic, customer-centric approach to problem-solving
  • A sincere commitment to crafting maintainable, dependable systems
  • The willingness and ability to contribute to a team culture of quality
  • Passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all
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This Year

Lifecycle Marketing Coordinator
html css ops Jan 13
About Imperfect

Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.

We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!

We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!

About the Role:

Imperfect is seeking a Lifecycle Marketing Coordinator to focus on the execution and optimization of our lifecycle marketing channels. Reporting to the Lifecycle Marketing Manager, the Coordinator will blend content optimization, audience targeting, and execution tactics to maximize the effectiveness of our customer communications around retention, acquisition, and AOV. Day-to-day tasks include the deployment of batch and triggered emails, reporting on campaign performance, and using data to make optimizations to future and ongoing campaigns.

We’re looking for a contributor that takes pride in the details, enjoys staying organized and is always looking to test new ideas. In this role, the Coordinator will be managing the critical details of the email channel for Imperfect. This role is part of a high-performing, data-driven marketing organization that values teamwork and collaboration. We’re excited to have a Coordinator to ensure email marketing is one of Imperfect’s most highly effective acquisition and retention channels.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and deploy batch and triggered email campaigns (code HTML, create audiences, build workflow logic, QA images, and links, report on metrics)
  • Execute Imperfect’s ad-hoc campaigns and weekly newsletter. Coordinate with creative and ops teams to develop assets and timelines for deployment
  • Execute ongoing A/B and multivariate tests to drive incremental business growth
  • Report on campaign performance and share insights/learnings with the team
  • Analyze campaign data and make recommendations on new opportunities for improvement
  • Work cross-functionally with teams inside and outside of marketing to create and optimize compelling campaigns for our customers
  • Build and maintain documentation around lifecycle campaigns, test results, and processes

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent experience
  • 1+ years email channel experience, with hands-on experience building and deploying campaigns
  • Experience with email automation platforms (especially Iterable) a plus
  • Solid analytical skills with a passion for using data to make decisions
  • Strong collaboration, communication (verbal and written), and project management skills
  • Experience and understanding of multivariate testing
  • Skilled with Excel, SQL a plus
  • Basic HTML/CSS knowledge preferred; willingness to learn required

About You:

  • You’re results-driven and have a proactive mindset
  • You’re able to think creatively and constantly test new ideas
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You’re a problem solver and can pivot quickly when needed
  • You have organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • You’re passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of the Position:

  • Full-time exempt position reporting to the Lifecycle Marketing Manager
  • Based out of our San Francisco Headquarters in the Bayview district
  • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
  • Opportunity to work from home regularly

Physical Requirements:

  • Sedentary work; involves sitting most of the time
  • Occasional movement around the office may be necessary
  • Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
  • Standing desks and / or other ergonomic accommodation is available upon request
  • Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Graphic Designer
cloud Jan 10
About Imperfect

Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.

We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!

We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!

About the Role:

We’re looking for an experienced designer to complement our design team! You love all aspects of design, but are particularly drawn to packaging, print and digital (email, social media, landing pages)–and you have a strong portfolio that showcases all three. Ideally, you’ve worked in-house or agency-side with Creative and Art Directors, creating designs that are both visually compelling and strategic. In this role, you’ll conceptualize, design, and produce communications and experiences that resonate with our customers and reflect the personality of the Imperfect brand.

Responsibilities:

  • Own multi-disciplinary design projects, from concept to delivery
  • Design, layout, and organize production-ready print and digital communications, such as: weekly box inserts, weekly emails, partnership collateral, event invites, signage, templates, web pages, SWAG (T-shirts, mugs, etc.), advertisements, promotional materials, charts, infographics, letterheads, and special projects and initiatives as needed
  • Design food and beverage packaging for our private label product range
  • Help design and style assets, GIFs, videos, stories, posts for social media
  • Maintain and manage brand assets, files, fonts, and all design related artwork
  • Provide design support to all teams including Brand, Supply, Operations, People, Growth, and Email

Skills and Qualifications:

  • At least 4-6 years of professional graphic design experience in either an agency or in-house environment
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in graphic design, fine arts, or related field
  • Expert proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Ability to illustrate and sketch
  • Experience working within established design systems and brand guidelines
  • Ability to work with multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Knowledgeable of food and beverage packaging, substrates, and packaging printing processes 
  • Experience in print production - ability to prepare, export and send files to print error-free
  • Animation/motion design a plus

About You:

  • Creative and curious, always interested in learning new things
  • Flexible, since the startup environment keeps us on our toes
  • Kind, since we Lead with Heart at Imperfect
  • Ambitious, since this role will shepherd many facets of design at Imperfect
  • Strategic, because our designs aren’t one-offs–they’re thoughtfully crafted to complement and support our brand
  • Able to receive and give design feedback/critiques in a group setting and present your work with rationale to key stakeholders
  • Passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of the Position:

  • Full-time, exempt position reporting to the Director of Design
  • Position based out of our San Francisco headquarters in the Bayview district
  • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
  • Opportunity to work from home regularly

Physical Requirements:

  • Sedentary work; involves sitting most of the time
  • Occasional movement around the office may be necessary
  • Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
  • Standing desks and / or other ergonomic accommodation is available upon request
  • Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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IT Helpdesk Engineer
saas Dec 17 2019
About Imperfect

Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.

We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!

We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!

About the Role:

Imperfect is looking for an IT Helpdesk Engineer to provide proactive support for information systems, software applications, and network infrastructure. The candidate will be supporting the helpdesk to prevent and resolve end-user issues across HQ, multiple fulfillment centers, delivery operations and offices. This position will provide technical expertise to solve immediate issues as well as develop procedures to educate and enable our end users to help themselves.

This is an exciting time to join us and to support the growing IT team at Imperfect. This position will report to the Information Technology Manager. If you are a critical thinker who is passionate about fighting food waste, we'd love to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Support multi-location computer systems, Windows servers, and network infrastructure
  • Develop policies, procedures, and self-help strategies
  • Support the implementation of IT systems in new facilities including warehouses and office spaces
  • Ensure security of data, network access, and backup systems
  • Partner with technology vendors and business partners to ensure hardware and software solutions are configured to best practices
  • Provide onsite and remote technical support for all warehouse technology machinery
  • Maintain knowledge in emerging technologies to be able to recommend business solutions
  • Establish and maintain documentation and knowledge sharing to enable cross-training
  • Evaluate and assist with negotiating the purchase of new hardware and related software to improve our overall cost-efficiency
  • Recommend and deliver solutions which streamline processes, implement automation when possible, and improve ease of use

Skills and Qualifications

  • 3+ years supporting a helpdesk and IT infrastructure
  • Mastery of Mac OS and Windows operating systems
  • Proficient in Windows Server 2012 / 2016 with Hyper-V
  • Experience with firewall, routing, and switching equipment
  • Experience with implementation and fine-tuning of managed Wireless solutions
  • Mastery of SaaS such as G Suite, O365, Slack, Zoom, Asana 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS or equivalent experience
  • Confidence managing external partners and vendors
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex business problems with technology
  • Background working in a fast-paced start-up environment

About You:

  • You have excellent customer support skills
  • You’re an effective time manager
  • You’re self-motivated and self-sufficient, able to work autonomously
  • You’re passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of the Position:

  • Full-time exempt position reporting to the Information Technology Manager
  • Position based out of our  Tucson offices
  • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
  • Opportunity to work from home regularly
  • Domestic travel to new and existing facilities required as needed

Physical Requirements:

  • A mix of sedentary and standing work
  • Occasional movement around the office may be necessary
  • Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
  • Standing desks and/or other ergonomic accommodation is available upon request
  • Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
  • Domestic travel as necessary
  • Ability to relocate large screens and conference room equipment
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Information Technology Manager
manager Dec 17 2019
About Imperfect

Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.

We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!

We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!

About the Role:

As the Information Technology Manager, you are responsible for overseeing the design, development, and implementation of information systems, software applications, infrastructure, and support systems to meet current demands as well as prepare for company expansions.  You will be responsible for all technology across HQ, multiple fulfillment centers, delivery operations, and offices. This position will provide technical expertise to solve immediate issues as well as develop a game plan to promote business continuity, scalability, and security.

This is an exciting time to join the team because you will own and shape IT at Imperfect. This position is part of the Technology Team and will report to the Head of Engineering. If you're an IT guru passionate about fighting food waste, we'd love to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Manage information technology and computer systems company-wide
  • Design and implement systems, policies, and procedures
  • Assess and oversee the implementation of IT systems in new facilities including both warehouses and offices
  • Ensure security of data, network access, and backup systems
  • Manage technology vendors and business partners
  • Provide onsite and remote technical support as well as management support for all warehouse technology machinery
  • Research, recommend and implement new technology solutions to drive efficiency
  • Maintain knowledge in emerging technologies to be able to recommend business solutions
  • Establish and maintain documentation and knowledge sharing to enable cross-training
  • Evaluate and assist with negotiating the purchase of new hardware and related software to improve our overall cost-efficiency
  • Recommend and deliver solutions which streamline processes, implement automation when possible, and improve ease of use

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 10+ years’ experience managing an IT operation
  • Experience managing a team of service desk engineers
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS or equivalent experience
  • Experience in managing external partners and vendors
  • Demonstrated ability to apply IT in solving business problems
  • Experience working in a start-up, fast-paced environment

About You:

  • Excellent customer support skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Exceptionally self-motivated and directed
  • You’re passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of the Position:

  • Full-time exempt position reporting to the Head of Engineering
  • Position based out of our Tucson office
  • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
  • Opportunity to work from home regularly
  • Domestic travel to new and existing facilities required as needed

Physical Requirements:

  • A mix of sedentary and standing work
  • Occasional movement around the office may be necessary
  • Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
  • Standing desks and / or other ergonomic accommodation is available upon request
  • Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
  • Domestic travel as necessary
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Software Engineer
node-js postgresql backend aws testing api Oct 17 2019
About Imperfect

Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.

We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!

We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!

Here at Imperfect, we are all about groceries on a mission. Since 2015, our services have saved over 40M lbs of food, 1.2B gallons of water, and 110M lbs CO2, while donating 3M lbs of food along the way. Our software engineering team builds the eCommerce platform and internal tooling that makes this all possible. The team partners closely with product management to develop features, solutions, and systems that enhance and transform the user experience. Engineers don’t just build widgets -- we participate in the full lifecycle of a feature, from conception to release. We’re a remote-first team, with members located throughout the US. This role will report to the Head of Engineering and can be remotely located within US time zones.

We have exciting growth ahead of us as we evolve from only produce to a full-service grocery, as well as expand our footprint to serve an even greater portion of the country. We are swimming in interesting problems around customer-facing features, scale, and logistics. To help, we’re looking for talented backend software engineers with expertise in F#. Folks with various levels of professional software experience, from 2+ years to decades, are encouraged to apply.

If preventing food waste, owning the full product engineering lifecycle, and working daily with a bunch of pleasant people excites you, come join us!

Responsibilities

    • Collaborate with other engineers and designers to provide strong customer-focused experiences
    • Prototype quickly to test out new ideas and experiments
    • Practice disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, and writing maintainable code)
    • Actively contribute to team and company standards
    • Ensure the reliability of systems essential to Imperfect customers and internal users
    • Keep up-to-date with the latest technology developments in your area(s) of expertise
    • For more senior applicants, mentor junior team members


Skills and Qualifications

    • Strong F# development skills
    • 2+ years of professionally building production-grade, large-scale web software
    • Understanding of database schema design, caching and scalability. 
    • Expertise with relational databases, such as PostgreSQL
    • Experience working with AWS infrastructure and services
    • Experience with distributed, service-oriented systems communicating with RESTful API interfaces. 
    • Bonus: experience with event sourcing, CQRS and asynchronous communication using queues
    • Bonus: interest and skill in working with server-side NodeJS


About you

    • A sincere commitment to crafting maintainable, dependable code
    • A pragmatic, customer-centric approach to problem-solving
    • Passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all
    • Bonus: experience with or interest in leadership


Details of Position

    • Full-time exempt position reporting to the Head of Engineering
    • Candidate can be remotely located within US time zones
    • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
    • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
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