Sr Software Developer, Front End

Job description

Employment Type: Full-time employee
Level: Senior
Location: Remote - Frogslayer will consider candidates located anywhere in the US with proper work authorization
Comp: $75k to $150k base salary. Compensation for this role will be based on candidate's experience, potential for contribution, and scope of role

Who We Are
Frogslayer is a custom software development and digital innovation firm. Clients partner with us to rapidly build, launch, and scale forward-leaping, industry-shattering software products and digital platforms that create new revenue streams and sources of competitive advantage.


To deliver the very best for our clients, we start with our people. In this position, you will be challenged to deliver innovative solutions that make a lasting and significant impact on companies and industries. Our people and teams are empowered to make the decisions they need to serve our clients. Since every role at Frogslayer is significant to the success of our clients, you'll be given great responsibility and have the authority you need to deliver results.


Frogslayer, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. We offer a generous benefits package, including company contributions to medical benefits for employees and their families. In addition, we offer a fun, flexible work environment, company-sponsored activities, and commit to providing each employee with job satisfaction by addressing core needs.


If you are someone who wants to be a contributing member of an exciting team that has been continually recognized by Inc. and Texas Monthly as a best place to work, then read on my friend and learn about this position.

Who You Are
Frogslayer is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with strong frontend experience to expand our growing team. We are looking for humble, smart people who are passionate about building high-quality, secure, and delightful to use software. As a senior frontend developer, you’ll work with your team to deliver web applications for clients across a variety of industries.

Job requirements

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with other developers, designers, and leadership to rapidly build, iterate, test and deploy new features and products Write code for the application scaffolding and complex features.
  • Maintain a high-quality, robust, and secure codebase
  • Mentor and lead more junior front end developers
  • Break down work into assignable items and estimate effort and schedule, assist others in breaking down work.
  • Review team members’ work and give constructive feedback on improvements.
  • Develop junior team member’s ability to work through problems, interact with clients, and design practical solutions.
  • Communicate with clients to give regular updates and ensure the team is staying tied to their needs.
  • Create design documents and key artifacts for the project.
  • Other duties as required


Requirements

  • 4+ years experience with Javascript (ES6+)
  • Experience with one or more JS frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Vue)
  • Experience with Reactive patterns (e.g. rxjs, React)
  • Experience with TypeScript
  • Experience building responsive and adaptive web applications
  • Good understanding of API communications approaches (e.g. REST, GraphQL, WebSockets, SSEs)
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
  • Proficient with web markup languages (e.g. HTML5, CSS3)
  • Experience with source control (GIT) and project management tools (e.g. Jira, Azure Devops)
  • Good understanding of best practices regarding web scalability, performance security, and accessibility
  • Openness, discipline, and adaptability


Preferred

  • Understanding of cloud services (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Knowledge of modern authentication/authorization mechanisms (e.g. JWT, OAUTH 2.0)
  • Experience writing web unit tests
  • UI/UX Design Experience
  • Familiarity with CSS pre-processing (e.g. LESS, Sass)
  • Experience with Electron