Front-End Software Engineer at Zipline

Location: Half Moon Bay, CA

Posted March 5, 2019


Zipline operates the world’s only drone delivery service, making lifesaving deliveries of blood and vaccines to those in need on a daily basis. Our mission is to bring this service to every human on Earth and we have many engineering challenges to overcome. We're designing, manufacturing, and operating our own fleet of drones to achieve a level of operational excellence beyond what most imagine possible.

Zipline is looking for a software engineer excited to design and implement user interfaces that will empower our operators and provide a magical customer experience. You'll be responsible for work end-to-end and you'll have the trust and autonomy to make bold decisions and achieve a big impact. You should be excited to work on a small, scrappy team of other software engineers who are motivated to make a difference.

We value diversity at Zipline and welcome applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in tech. If you like the sound of this position, but are not sure if you are the perfect fit, please apply! If you're still early in your career and don't yet meet all these strengths but are a fast learner and excited by our mission, please apply!


Our mission is to provide every human on Earth with instant access to vital medical supplies. To achieve this, we are building an awesome team of smart, dedicated engineers who come from all sorts of backgrounds. If you are unsure if you meet all the requirements listed above but still think you provide value not explicitly listed, we'd love for you to apply!


  • You are self-driven and thrive in unstructured work environments
  • You are excited to own systems end-to-end: from early concepts and prototyping, through implementation, testing, and roll-out to users
  • You efficiently crank out Javascript and Python code
  • You have an eye for simple and functional designs
  • You have experience shipping user interfaces to real customers

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