Lead Front-End Engineer - Ethos|Meet.jobs


184k - 246k USD Annually

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    Job description


    About the Role

    As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for the user interfaces and experiences that our customers interact with. You’ll work closely with our designers to build beautiful user interfaces for our web app on all screen formats. We make the most of modern tools like React, ES6, SASS, and more. You will also be responsible for architecting and developing our core front-end infrastructure.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Responsible for the technical direction and execution of a pod of engineers
    • Collaborate with our designers to iterate and implement on design concepts
    • Architect and build our client-side infrastructure
    • Work with full stack/backend engineers to ship features
    • Write efficient, modular, and reusable front-end libraries and abstractions
    • Find and solve performance issues
    • Participate in code reviews
    • Communicate best practices to the team
    • Mentor junior developers

    Qualifications and Skills:

    • 5-8+ years of full time engineering experience
    • Expert in core competency areas of: Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, interfacing with RESTful APIs & manipulating the DOM
    • Comfortable with TypeScript, NPM, Yarn and design libraries like Tailwind
    • Experience leading projects working with groups of 4 engineers or more
    • Extensive experience with modern client-side JS libraries and tooling, such as but not limited to React and understanding the relationship to vanilla core competencies, when layered in with other frameworks (for example state management libraries external to React).
    • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and best practices for responsive web development, quality assurance processes, testing coverage libraries & techniques, etc.
    • Familiarity with server-side technology, such as Node.js, Rails, Django, etc.
    • Exposure to architectural patterns of large, production environment web apps
    • Experience with client-side performance and optimization
    • Demonstrate design, UX sensibility, and attention to detail
    • Understanding of web security, common attacks and defenses
    • Knowledge of build systems configurations and setup, such as Webpack
    • Experience architecting web analytics and A/B testing systems
    • NextJS, Redux, AI, Notion, Jira, Figma, Optimizely, Segment and SQL are all bonuses
    • Able to come into our San Francisco office 1-2 days a week



    The US national base salary range for this full-time position is $184,000 - $246,000. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

    Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only and do not include applicable bonus, equity, or benefits.

    You can find further details of our US benefits at https://www.ethoslife.com/careers/