Senior Frontend Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts

Local Only

Full Time

$150k - $180k

**Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future. 

My client is looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join the team. They are hiring for the engineering teams’ first designated Frontend Software Engineer to help build out brand new user interfaces. While also designing the road map into implementing a brand new frontend framework of your choice. They are a members-only, boutique travel-planning company that offers customized trip-planning for the top net worth of individuals across the globe. They have around 90 employees and have been in business since 2007.

As the first Senior Frontend Engineer on the team you will be designing and developing clean, top-quality user interfaces using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. Lead the frontend technologies as the platform grows, help define code standards, good engineering practice, and architectural direction. Collaborate with the product team to work through product direction including producing functional prototypes for review. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, problem solver with attention to detail, and excellent communicator. 

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience Web UI development using HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

  • Extensive experience working with pure JavaScript as well as libraries such as Angular, Bootstrap, React etc.

  • Passion about creating responsive websites that delight users across desktop and mobile experiences

  • Experience developing UIs that support full internationalization

  • Comfortable working with REST and JSON

  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong analytical capability, independent thinking and good decision-making skills

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Preferred qualifications include experience working in a Unix environment, with the LAMP stack, with database technologies (e.g. MySQL, Postgresql) and with mobile app development (Swift)

  • Experience working in a lean, dynamic startup culture preferred

  • Some experience in a remote working environment is advantageous

  • Excellent communication skills

Posted by: Jordyn Kamara