Senior Front End Developer

Everwise, New York, NY

Changing the world, one career at a time

We at Everwise, a Sequoia-backed company, are reinventing talent development by connecting professionals with the people and resources they need to be successful at every stage in their career. We work with some of the top companies in the world, including Salesforce, Lyft, GitHub, Virgin, and Apple.

About Engineering @ Everwise

We're a diverse engineering team based in NYC, who come from all walks of life. We have successful start-up experience and embrace processes and technologies that amplify output. Day-to-day we leverage Ruby, React, Redux, AWS, and Postgres. We're very adaptable and looking for someone who welcomes the opportunity to solve a broad range of problems using a wide array of technologies.

About You

You're a talented senior front-end developer who has significant experience designing and developing web or mobile clients from the ground up and is passionate about doing work that matters. You'll be working closely with a number of teams, including Product, to make a real impact here.

What You'll Do

  • Build and enhance the front-end of Everwise's web applications
  • Work closely with Product/UX to create simple and intuitive interfaces
  • Turn mockups into working products
  • Rapidly prototype new features and quickly iterate on what works and what doesn't
  • Analyze site/page speed and help provide performance solutions
  • Research, test, and benchmark new technologies
  • Design and communicate coding standards and architectural plans
  • Lead design of front-end framework using React and Redux

What You'll Need

  • 5+ years experience with large scale, high traffic/performance, web applications
  • 5+ years experience with Core Javascript
  • Experience with client-side JavaScript and MVC frameworks (Backbone/React/Ember is a plus)
  • Experience with mobile optimization, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience with object oriented server-side programming, Ruby on Rails a strong plus
  • Understanding of unit and functional testing best practices
  • Strong command of cross-browser compatibility issues, browser degradation strategies, optimization and accessibility techniques


About Everwise

Everwise connects employees to the people, development resources, and experiences they need to succeed at every stage of their career.

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