Job: Senior Front End/UI Developer

Title Senior Front End/UI Developer
Start Date 2017-08-23
Location Austin, TX
Job Information

Full Time Direct Hire position in AUSTIN TX. (we cannot sponsor or transfer visas at this time)

Do you have a passion for UI architecture and libraries? Are you a thought leader on how to best build high-performance, scalable interfaces? Do you work well with cross-functional teams to craft rich, compelling user experiences?

We are looking for you to join our energetic teams and build upon our high traffic eCommerce web applications. We are nimble and embrace an iterative culture to learn and deliver value as quickly as possible to our clients and customers. You will constantly challenge yourself from both a business and technology standpoint to develop efficient and reusable front-end systems that exceed our customer’s needs and business expectations. Collaboration and communication are key. You will partner with UX Designers, Interaction Designers, SEO, Paid Search, Business Development, Product Management, and other Engineers to get the best products into our customers’ hands.

The positions is with the fastest growing online mattress company in the country that designs and develops high-quality, eco-friendly luxury mattresses at a fraction of retail prices. We’re committed to delivering the most comfortable, durable, and affordable luxury mattress without the drama or expense associated with mattress retailers.

The Company was named the fastest growing Consumer Brand Manufacturer by Internet Retailer’s Top 500 Guide (2016), Ranked 5th fastest growing e-tailer in the United States overall (2016), and #68 in Forbes’ 100 “America’s Most Promising Companies” (2015)

As an engineer you will:

Champion efficient, intuitive, and reusable front-end systems.

Act as key contributor for a small team that will scale rapidly.

Collaborate with a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, and devops to implement features and ship product experiments.

Find and address mobile and desktop performance issues.

Identify and communicate front-end best practices.

Work with designers to implement custom templates deployed in both eCommerce platforms and home-grown solutions.

Participate in design and code reviews, Scrum estimations, daily standups, and sprint retrospectives.

What you need to bring to the table:

5+ years experience developing web applications

Commanding grasp of JavaScript, Responsive Web Design, HTML, and CSS

Expert knowledge of at least one modern JavaScript frameworks: React, Angular, Ember, or Backbone.js

Expertise in front-end routing, client-side templating, and communicating via RESTful APIs

Using CSS Preprocessors like Sass and Less

Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations

Familiarity with common software design patterns

Passion for producing elegant, maintainable code

Know when the quick and dirty solution is appropriate and when it’s not

Ability to interface with business stakeholders and engineers

Bonus – Have you worked with any of these technologies?

Demonstrated design and UX experience

Web build systems: Webpack

Magento templating framework

Testing and continuous integration: Mocha, Jasmine, Selenium, Jenkins

Experience with SQL and general relational database concepts

Proficiency in Node, PHP, Go, or other object-oriented languages

Amazon Web Services: EC2, S3, SNS, Lambdas, DynamoDB, ElastiCache, Redshift

Containers and orchestration: Docker / Swarm, CoreOS, Kubernetes

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