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Frontend Engineer Job Description 

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to jobs@groundup.io.

We are seeking a skilled and motivated technical mind who loves writing thoughtful software, isn't afraid of a challenge and is ready to expand his or her skill set. As part of the team you will work directly with co-founders to bring designs to life for our clients’ products in diverse industries such as live video streaming, e-commerce and social media marketing.

The ideal candidate is a polyglot; someone who may favor certain tool sets but is always evaluating new tools and carefully considering what is right for the job.

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with engineering leads on frontend related sprint tasks.

  • Work directly with product leads to advise on product definition and UI/UX design

  • Lead design and implementation of style, templating, and interaction best practices and methodologies

  • Work with team through project management, advising on backlog, delivery schedules, and sprint planning.

Example technologies we use:

  • Ruby/Rails/Sinatra/Node.js

  • Ember (ES6/ES7)

  • CSS3 (SCSS)

  • HTML5 (Handlebars)

Background:

  • Degree in CS or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of experience developing production software

  • An excellent communicator and team collaborator

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, Git preferred.

  • Experience with test driven development and agile methodologies

  • Production experience with Ember, React, Angular, or equivalent frontend tool

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with automated browser testing tools

  • Experience with third party Javascript API integrations (eg. Stripe, Facebook, etc.)