Senior Front-end Engineer

Faire

Kitchener, CA
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 06/03/2021
  • Website: faire.com
  • Company Address: 300 California Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107

About Faire

Faire is revolutionizing the way boutique retailers shop for their stores by taking all the pain out of the buying process. Store owners can come to Faire to get product recommendations from hundreds of brands all in one place.

Job Description

Our engineering team owns the code that makes our marketplace intuitive and beautiful. We care about stunning design, great UX, and good engineering practices -- we love to write software that is secure, tested, easy to maintain, responsive, and performant. We build minimum viable products, deploy to production multiple times per day, A/B test customer-facing changes, listen to the data, and iterate.

As a Senior Front-end Engineer, you'll collaborate with us to:

  • Deliver core customer-facing features of our website
  • Work closely with the product team to create a delightful user experience
  • Work closely with the backend team to design APIs
  • Share ownership of our product and our customer's happiness
  • Write unit and integration tests for everything

 We're excited about you because you have:

  • A passion for programming and solving problems with code
  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering or equivalent industry experience
  • A love for technology, and an insatiable curiosity for new tools to solve real problems

 Technologies we use and teach:

  • Typescript, Javascript
  • React, MobX, styled-components
  • Jest, cypress.io
  • Webpack, GitHub Workflows/Actions

 Why you'll love working at Faire:

  • We are entrepreneurs: We believe entrepreneurship is a calling and our mission is to empower entrepreneurs to chase their dreams. Every member of our team is an owner of the business and taking part in the founding process.
  • We are using tech and machine learning to level the playing field: We are using the power of technology and data to connect brands and boutiques from all over the world, building a thriving community of over 100,000 small business owners.
  • We build products our customers love: Everything we do is ultimately in the service of helping our customers grow their business because our goal is to grow the pie - not steal a piece from it. Running a small business is hard work, but using Faire makes it easy.
  • We are curious and resourceful: We always find a way to get the job done and come up with creative solutions to whatever problems are standing in our way. People at Faire are insatiably curious. We lead with curiosity and data in our decision making and reason from a first principles mindset.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.