Lead Full Stack Developer

Location: Chicago, IL

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Job Posted
May 08, 2024
Company: Green Thumb Industries

Company & Role Overview


The Role


  • Lead a diverse dev team of varied seniority and skillset
  • Contribute to the full development cycle: technical design, development, test, experimentation, analysis, and launch. You'll be reviewing and writing both code and tech docs
  • Build and integrate client-side single page applications and server-side microservices into functional solutions that delight and engage our customers
  • Lead the design and development of modern cloud-native software, producing decoupled and highly-performant systems
  • Leverage cloud-native serverless technologies such as AWS Lambda to drive innovation and maximize speed to market in the software development life cycle
  • Optimize architecture for security, scalability, reliability, and resiliency
  • Codify, maintain and improve testing processes to ensure high quality and maintainable code


  • Frontend: React, Next.js, Composable / Atomic Design
  • Backend: Node.js, TypeScript, Serverless
  • Architecture: Microservices based, API first, Cloud-native SaaS, Headless


  • 7+ years of progressive professional development, including 1+ years in a Lead capacity
  • Track record designing, delivering and supporting complex technical solutions across multiple dev cycles, balancing priorities and distributed teams
  • Ability to mentor, organize and communicate with people
  • Deep technical competency and thought leadership, leveraging existing proficiencies or adopting new frameworks; eCommerce experience preferred
  • Unit, functional and integration testing via frameworks such as Jest or Selenium
  • Relational and non-relational databases; functions and containers; REST and GraphQL APIs
  • DevOps, cloud architecture and platform services on AWS, Azure or GCP

Additional Requirements

  • Must pass any and all required background checks
  • Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote

Working Environment

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About Green Thumb Industries

Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.

Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.

People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.