Senior Frontend Software Engineer, Digital

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What does out client do?

Our client is the go-to place for educators to find the resources, knowledge, and inspiration they need to teach at their best. They offer more than 3 million free and paid resources, created by educators who understand what works in the classroom. Their marketplace is growing every day to meet the evolving needs of the PreK-12 classroom. When educators get the resources and support they need, they're best equipped to inspire our next generation of learners.

Who are they looking for?

They’re a team of good people doing great things. They listen first. They love our work. And they are all teachers and learners in whatever they do. They believe that productivity is never an accident. It’s the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, passionate teamwork, and focused effort. They want every day to be fun and to matter.

Role description:

The Senior Frontend Engineer on the Digital team will be responsible for the design and execution of their product vision to bring TpT’s content to devices in the classroom. Specifically, you will help launch new products that help teachers prepare, distribute and evaluate interactive digital content used by students to support their learning. You will be expected to build and maintain the core frontend technologies to enable this experience while also mentoring and collaborating with fellow engineers on best practices and architecture to facilitate high-velocity development over time. Additionally, you will work closely with product, design and engineering stakeholders to drive critical decisions impacting the direction of their product and the technology enabling it. 

Responsibilities:

      • Driving the full product development process as needed - from design to development to release and iteration.
      • Providing guidance and leadership to the team on our frontend development best practices. Iteratively evolving our practices to optimize for velocity and delivery. 
      • Being a thought partner for product and design stakeholders to help them achieve an ambitious goal through an iterative process of learning and development. 
      • Working closely with peer engineering teams on intersecting decisions and technologies. 

Qualifications:

  • Strong Javascript/HTML/CSS and other frontend technology skills. Prior experience with at least a few modern web-frontend development paradigms (eg. React, Redux, RxJs). 
  • Strong preference for individuals with deep experience in HTML Canvas or other 2D/3D rendering technologies. An ability and willingness to dive into such technologies is necessary.
  • Ability to contribute to full-stack feature development (including occasional backend work as needed). 
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively drive decision-making across stakeholders. 
  • A mature understanding of practices to enable scalable, high quality production operations: monitoring, logging, performance testing, and other disciplines. 
  • At least 4+ years of development experience at scale. 

Extracurriculars:   

  • Parental leave for both mothers and fathers to be able to take some quality time in bonding with their new addition to their family
  • Comprehensive Medical & Dental Benefits
  • Mother’s Room
  • Quiet Room
  • Company Events (Bring Your Child to Work Day, Field Day, Camp TpT, Hackathons etc.)


Carter Wellington Limited


Company Profile

1 June 2020
Location: United States New York New York
Salary: $120000 to $180000 USD per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Information and Communication Technology
Profession:
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