Front-end Engineer Job Description Template

We're looking for a frontend engineer to join our team. You will help us design and build our customer facing interfaces.

As a frontend engineer, your will work with both our product design and development teams to build great customer experiences.

You should be comfortable writing JavaScript and using frameworks like React. You should also have a sense of design. Last but not the least, you should be comfortable getting into the details of a problem and come up with a solution.

Responsibilities

  • Build new features and components for our customer facing apps
  • Collaborate with our designers to convert mockups and prototypes into real, usable interfaces
  • Actively identify performance bottlenecks and improve performance where we can
  • Extend and maintain our comprehensive test suite

Requirements

While these requirements are a guideline, feel free to apply even if you don't meet some of these.

  • 2+ years' experience working with JavaScript codebases
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript and the DOM
  • Excellent understanding of JavaScript frameworks like React.js
  • Proficiency with browser based debugging and performance testing
  • Experience with a JavaScript testing framework (such as QUnit or Mocha)
  • Experience using Git
  • Some experience with tools like Sketch or Photoshop is a plus (although it's not required)