Senior Frontend Engineer
Salt Lake City, UT
Location/City : UT - Salt Lake City
Area Code : 801
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Country/Locale : USA
Id : 23435
23435 Senior Frontend Engineer
Salt Lake City / Park City, Utah, United States
Most companies have a mission statement, ours has a mission - To save lives and reduce human suffering by getting everyone live, validated information so they can make better decisions, faster. Their's is the world's first Live-Time Intelligence platform that gives decision makers the ability to KNOW INFORMATION NOW, to understand what is happening live, anywhere. With their technology decision makers know exactly what is happening, where it is happening, the moment it happens whether it's an emerging epidemic, natural disaster, or 1st responder incident.
We are looking for talented engineers to join a team of frontend developers who push boundaries and make sophisticated single-page applications. You will think both analytically and creatively to build flexible and high-performance client applications that support a real-time user experience. We are looking for engineers who are focused on performance, scale, and quality in everything they do. Team members have diverse backgrounds but all of us share a passion for solving challenges and doing it on a small, agile team which means everyone has a huge impact.
Work as part of a focused, committed team that values contribution from everyone and expects everyone to bring creative ideas to bear in solving some of the hardest technology problems in the industry.
Have an opportunity to work with data and technology seen nowhere else (seriously).
Develop, monitor, and maintain services that power a live understanding of what's happening in the world. This includes systems that bring in real-time data from hundreds of thousands of sources, manage analysis of such data, and manage storage and propagation of that data to downstream products.
5+ years of experience with frontend engineering with proven ability to build and extend customer frameworks.
Experience with any of the major Frameworks (React, Angular, Vue, etc.).
Eagerness to tackle big problems that have unknown solutions at the outset.
Natural inclination to demand rigor in everything you build, even while building fast and adapting plans as we grow.
Inherent curiosity and ability to learn new technologies, plus the ability to figure out the best tools for a given problem. We don't suffer from 'Not Invented Here' syndrome and try hard to use the best tool for the job.
Focus on using data and objective, empirical methods to understand where we are and how to improve.
Experience working on small, fast-moving, high capability teams.
Experience designing and leading important systems software projects, using modern languages and technologies. We don't care as much about any one specific piece of technology expertise as with your ability and experience solving hard problems.
Some of the best engineers we know had backgrounds that did not include college degrees in Computer Science or related fields. We care a lot more about how you work and your abilities than your academic background.