Senior Frontend Engineer
San Francisco, CA
Location/City : CA - San Francisco
Area Code : 415
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Id : 23127
#23127 Senior Frontend Engineer- Visual Analytics Startup
San Francisco, CA 94111
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.
-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.
-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
-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
Meredith Dean / Redfish Technology
Executive Recruiter, IT Division