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Senior Front End Engineer

RemoteNew YorkEngineering

Job description

At Blue Bite we strive to improve lives by helping the world's best brands create connected product experiences that scale. These experiences give products a voice - making them safer, more sustainable and transparent.


Blue Bite is looking for a Senior Front End Engineer to contribute in the design and development of our core consumer facing platform. This is a collaborative position; working closely with product, design, and engineering teams to develop complex UI out of dynamic and reusable components. This person should be able to solve complex problems and be willing to learn new technologies and think outside the box.

Responsibilities

  • Work within an Agile team to design and develop React applications

  • Solving problems by crafting software solutions using maintainable, scalable, and modular UI components

  • Managing state across large scale applications

  • Building dynamic UI from internal or external API specifications

  • Working with open-source libraries

  • Building SDKs and UI libraries for internal and external use

  • Write unit, functional, acceptance, and/or user tests

  • Implement design specifications

  • Participate in code reviews

  • Motivate, collaborate, and challenge team member to grow individually and as a team

Job requirements

  • 5+ years experience as a front end engineer, including significant experience working on a highly-interactive, developer-centric web application.
  • 2+ years experience building React applications, uncluding using state management tools such as Redux

  • Strong experience with JavaScript/TypeScript

  • Understanding of build tools such as Webpack & NPM

  • Understanding of REST API/GraphQL conventions

  • An eye for detail both from a software and a UX point of view

  • Experience using technologies such as HTML, CSS, SCSS, LESS, etc.

  • Highly motivated with excellent problem solving skills

  • Proven experience with work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors

  • Good teamwork skills with a problem-solving, self-starter attitude

Stand Out Attributes

Great engineering is more than just technical proficiency. We expect everyone to bring good ideas and habits, so that they can contribute to a collective culture of best practices. The best candidate will have:


  • Experience working in a fast paced, startup environment. \
  • Exposure to AWS
  • Experience working with database technologies like MySQL, Amazon Aurora, etc.
  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field 
  • Excellent communication skills (in person, on Slack, over video chat)


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information or any other factors prohibited by law.

Remote
United States, New York, New York
Engineering