Wheel the World

Senior Software Developer in Wheel the World


    Remote | Senior | Full time | Programming

Salary: $4400 - 6000 USD/month

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Wheel the World is a travel tech startup making the world accessible for people with disabilities and their families.
By building a cutting-edge model of accessibility data, which extracts, organizes, and displays at www.gowheeltheworld.com, we allow people with disabilities to find and book places to stay, things to do, and multi-day trips with all the accessibility information they need and a specialized user experience.
The platform combines gowheeltheworld.com with the Accessibility Mapping System (AMS), our software built to collect accessibility data.
We are an international team, passionate about accessibility, startups, technology and travel. We love what we do!
We truly believe in our core values: passion, positive activism, disruptiveness, humility, and collaboration.
Here’s a cool video about our initial story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIKZLXXKlro&t=15s

Job functions

We are looking for a person that is a skilled full-stack developer, with at least 3 years of coding experience. Someone who is fun and inspiring to work with and is passionate about our mission.
We are looking for someone experienced working with development frameworks and library management, who can produce and scale software solutions alongside a multifunctional team. They'll be working across the software development lifecycle, from design to implementation. So, if you're able to work independently and responsibly, writing clean, solid code, then this could be your perfect job.
  • Deliver quality code for each product you work on
  • Setup unit testing where applicable and quality assurance over your deliverables
  • Work closely with the product team to fulfill business goals
  • Take full advantage and best practices from external contributors
  • Help other devs with less experience develop their skills as engineers

Qualifications and requirements

You will be expected to propose ideas, as well as to be open to other’s perspectives, and whichever the situation, to deploy new products and features rapidly.
All Wheel the World all team members are expected to speak English fluently.
Required Technical skills
  • At least 3+ years developing software.
  • Experience with React / Redux / Typescript and NodeJS so you can start developing right away.
  • Basic SQL and MySQL (we use TypeORM).
  • Git (with github/bitbucket/gitlab).
Personality and Motivation
● You believe in our mission
● You are result-driven and resourceful
● You are autonomous and need minimum guidance, and yet you are able to follow instructions and open-minded when being mentored

Desirable skills

  • Experience with Agile Methodologies.
  • Familiarity with serverless solutions.
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud Platform products is considered an asset (App Engine, Firebase, Cloud Functions, etc.).


  • Work schedule is 100% flexible
  • All our team has stock options
  • 4 weeks of vacations + 5 personal days per year
  • We will give you a very cool WTW equipment
  • We will give you a laptop
  • There will be opportunities to travel to meet our team based in Europe or US
  • We have access to several learning opportunities to allow you to grow and learn

Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Health coverage Wheel the World pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Computer provided Wheel the World provides a computer for your work.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Wheel the World gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.

About Wheel the World

Wheel the World is a tech startup with the purpose of making the world accessible. Through gowheeltheworld.com, people with disabilities and their families can find and book accessible travel experiences including accommodations, tours, and activities. — Wheel the World's full profile

Senior Software Developer
Wheel the World •     Remote
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