Soylent

Soylent is a simple, nutritious, and affordable food that possesses all the essential ingredients a body needs to be healthy.

HEADQUARTER Los Angeles, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 10 and 25

# OF ENGINEERS Between 5 and 10

FUNDING $10M - $25M

TAGS Biotechnology, Consumer Products, E-Commerce, Healthcare, Logistics, YC Summer 2012

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

Why join us?

1) Meaningful work - Giving customers 1,000’s of extra hours they would’ve spent eating
2) Work/life balance - We understand burnout is real and the makers/managers schedule
3) Interesting people - We embrace unique and diverse backgrounds
4) Working with the best - Hardware, software, and people
5) Engineering culture starts at the top - Rob, the CEO, is a software engineer
6) A constant learning environment - Dedicated time devoted to learning new things

Our press coverage

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/05/12/the-end-of-food
http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/2kgoki/rob-rhinehart
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/soylent-how-i-stopped-eating-for-30-days
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2013/09/ars-does-soylent-the-finale-soylent-dreams-for-people/

Our Founders

Rob Rhinehart

Founder and CEO    

Matt Cauble

COO and Co-Founder  

John Coogan

CTO and Co-Founder      

David Renteln

CMO and Co-Founder  

Our tech stack

  • Amazon S3
  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • Heroku
  • Django
  • Javascript

Our investors

  • Andreessen Horowitz
  • Lerer Hippeau Ventures