Full Stack JavaScript Developer

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5 March 2021

Be part of the urban transport revolution

Want to use your talents to make a difference?  You can do that with Tiller Rides working for a start-up developing innovative products that will be sold worldwide. We're looking for someone passionate about software development and who is results focused to assist with our transition to mass production.

Tiller Rides was founded back in 2016 to help address emerging problems in our cities such as car congestion, declining health and wellbeing, and expanding environmental footprints. With this in mind we have created a cutting-edge e-bike for urban riders wanting a healthy, cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to travel around their city. We’ve called it the Roadster.


About the role

At present the design team is working hard to complete the tooling and setting up of the production line in China so we can commence mass production in mid-2021. With the electronics now complete we need someone to lead the refinement of our App and create the serverless backend that will enable the Roadster to be communicated with and controlled remotely. 


The position would suit someone with a software engineering background or with sound software development experience. Experience with software development, especially the current way that Apps and cloud based backends are created is essential to this role. This first role is a chance to lead the direction of this part of the business. 

Applicant skills

The skills and experience needed to perform this role include:

  • Personality, Passion and Team Player - we want someone who can work well in a team environment, is passionate about making a difference in the urban transport area, and has a personality that other team members enjoy interacting with.

  • Initiative and Self-Directed - Team members must be self-directed and take initiative to do what is needed to get the job done.

  • Cloud Management & Software Development

    • Experience in creating apps with a serverless backend using Javascript tools such as React and Node running on either Google Cloud or AWS.

    • Experience with authentication processes for security.

  • Organised Coding  - we are looking for someone who understands the importance of coding in a way that enables other developers to alter the code at a later date.

What we offer you

  • A full time position at Tiller Rides, part of the core team and leading our technical efforts into the future.

  • Become part of the Urban transportation revolution! Join a unique Australian start-up that will help catalyse this global movement.

  • Salary range based on experience between $100,000—$120,000/pa.

How to apply

If the opportunity to join the Tiller Rides crew excites you and you fit the criteria, please email crew@tillerrides.com with the following information: 


  1. A short note to introduce yourself and explain why you would like to join the Tiller Rides crew.

  2. A tailored short CV that details your experience and skills relevant to this role.

  3. List examples of software you have worked on - especially anything you have led or been the sole developer of. 


If you have any questions about the role or application, please email Shane Latkovic — shane.latkovic@tillerrides.com