Senior Software Engineer, Web (React)

Evernote, Redwood City, CA

Organize your work and declutter your life

The Evernote Web Team is looking for a Senior Web Engineer who knows what it takes to build production-ready web applications and is excited about building the next generation of the Evernote Web Client.

Who are we?

We’re Evernote’s web team. At Evernote, if it uses modern web technologies, we’re involved. We built Evernote’s previous web clients and we’re currently working on our new web application, built with React/Redux, for both personal and business users.

  • We believe in collaboration—the team’s effectiveness comes before the individual
  • We’re tight-knit: engineers, designers, PMs, and QA all work together every single day to make great software
  • We love innovation, and continuously look for the best ways to solve a problem

What you’ve done

  • You’ve worked with Javascript + React + Redux to build real-world web applications with performance, scalability, and maintainability in mind
  • You have at least 5 years of real-world experience developing software
  • You’re comfortable making software design decisions and weighing in on choices that impact everything from product design to team process, from system architecture to algorithmic improvements, and from CSS details to overall user experience
  • You’re a mentor and a teacher—you lead by example and enjoy helping other engineers grow

Characteristics that will make you successful in the role

  • You enjoy and take pride in writing elegant, reliable, testable, and maintainable code
  • You have experience building a complex React + Redux web application
  • You are open to new technologies
  • You love setting up goals and delivering on them
  • You help and mentor those around you
  • You adapt as requirements change, and believe that flexibility and implementation speed lead to a better product
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills

About Evernote

Evernote transforms the way you work. We design products that fuel inspiration for your projects, from start to finish. With Evernote, collect and organize material that molds your work. Easily find everything when you need it, from handwritten notes to photos. As your project takes shape, present it to colleagues. Turn notes into a beautiful presentation you can display in a screen-friendly format. Our goal is to make you work smarter. Our job is to make sure you get there.

Want to learn more about Evernote? Visit https://evernote.com/