Senior Frontend Engineer

San Francisco, CA

Post Date: 03/29/2018 Job ID: 23127 Industry: Front End Software Eng
Category : Front End Software Eng
Location/City : CA - San Francisco
Area Code : 415
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Country/Locale :
Id : 23127


#23127 Senior Frontend Engineer- Visual Analytics Startup
San Francisco, CA 94111


Company:
Our client is the creator of the Extreme Analytics Platform, the world s fastest open source analytics technology. What started as a radical idea at Harvard and MIT, has grown to be a platform that is changing the way major businesses and governments gain insights from massive datasets. Our client has made breakthrough advancements in big data querying and visualization, by harnessing the transformative power of supercomputer-grade GPUs. Since launching our product in 2016, our client has been recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor, a Top Ten Coolest Big Data Startups by CRN, and is experiencing explosive growth in users and customers. The company is backed by leading VC's and strategic investors, including NEA; Nvidia, GV (Google), In-Q-Tel, Verizon Ventures and Vanedge Capital.


Job Opportunity:
We are seeking an experienced software developer to add to our fast-growing Front End engineering team. This team works on delivering features and fixes at a rapid pace into an enterprise environment. We are seeking someone with a deep understanding of Javascript and prefer previous experience using React/Redux.


Responsibilities:
-Build out features for our award-winning data visualization platform.
-Conscientious development: Write unit and end-to-end tests, along with thorough documentation and code commentary.
-Competent estimation: Allocate/estimate time required to not only complete a feature, but also build in quality, unit test, regression test, and document the feature with cross-functional team.
-Bolster your team: Provide peer review, write performant and reusable code, follow and help define code style.
-Support peripheral teams: Product, QA, and Technical Writers are helping to make our product as robust as possible. When appropriate, developers should flesh out User Stories with any whiteboard images, mockups, short description docs, acceptance criteria, and other artifacts they have to help the entire team to understand the features under development.


Qualifications:
-5 years minimum of overall professional work experience as a developer (2+ years React/Redux production experience, or a combination of either of these with several years of Javascript or equivalent framework)
-Working knowledge of SQL
-Previous experience working with typical Agile development workflows and working in sprints
-Willingness to work on existing codebase without insisting on reinventing the wheel
-Willingness and ability to prioritize working on current code and staying focused with task on hand for the purpose of meeting deadlines and project deliverables
-Previous experience and comfort level collaborating and communicating in real time using asynchronous tools (Slack, Github, etc.)
-Proven previous experience solving complex challenges of architecture, user interactions, and data flow and management in a large, data-driven enterprise application with several cross-cutting concerns
-Proven experience communicating with diplomacy and respect. Ego and attitude should be checked at the door
-Ability to collaborate with empathy and positive intent


Bonus Points:
-Examples of coding projects on Github or other publicly available repositories
-Experience with D3 or other visual analytics frameworks
-Experience with geospatial visualizations (Mapbox, Mapboxgl, Leaflet, PostGIS, D3 geo)
-Experience shipping and supporting enterprise code


Contact:
Meredith Dean / Redfish Technology
Executive Recruiter, IT Division
P: 206-605-0096
E: meredith[at]redfishtech[dot]com
L: www.linkedin.com/in/merdean
W: www.redfishtech.com




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