Senior Frontend Engineer at Mr Yum

Remote remote engineering full-time
Posted 8 days ago

About the role

This role will have you working on the most visible part of our product, developing exciting features that millions of ppl use, this is truly an exciting opportunity. You will be exposed to a range of really cool technologies, from a modern GraphQL API to a state of the art ReactJS front end! This role will challenge you on a daily basis!

About Mr Yum - Recap of 2020

Hi, we’re Mr Yum 👋

Hospitality & entertainment are tough industries where margins are slim and even more challenging now through COVID. We started Mr Yum at the end of 2018 to help venues make the numbers work.Our product is a QR code visual menu, ordering & payment platform with options for dine-in orders, pickup takeaway and delivery. Mr Yum empowers businesses to own and understand their customers, increase spend and allow their staff to focus on meaningful interactions rather than transactional ones.

In 2020, we grew 25x, found product market fit, built a trusted brand and proved out strong unit economics. Read more at our Mr Yum 2020 Recap

With your help, we have ambitious goals to scale the business (locally & internationally!) this year by building the most beautiful, powerful tools for our customers. Our B2B customers range from national venue groups including Australian Venue Co, airports, stadiums all the way to boutique hotels and family-run restaurants.

Our team is made up of over 40 kind and driven humans working out of Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and The Philippines.


  • Working with designers and other developers to deliver, design and implement useful features
  • Exploring and spiking new initiatives
  • Working with Product Mangers to enhance our current system
  • Mentor other engineers in your squad

Required skills

  • Expert-level Webpack and Babel knowledge, and experience optimising code splitting and bundles
  • Experience with NextJS
  • Strong experience with React, TypeScript, GraphQL. Experienced in unit testing React code, and supporting end-to-end test suites.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and UX and design principles

Nice to have

  • Experience building applications for low-bandwidth and low-quality network environments
  • Knowledge of CSS-in-JS solutions, particularly Styletron. Knowledge of Design System principles


Flexibility on working from home and working time - our dev team work remote :)

Our great Collingwood office is home to a gym, bar fridge and is just 6 mins drive from the city.