Lead Frontend Software Engineer


Remote / Canada
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 03/02/2021
  • Website: parsable.com
  • Company Address: 115 Sansome Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104, US

About Parsable

Parsable empowers industrial workers with modern digital tools to improve productivity, quality and safety. The Parsable Connected Worker Platform transforms static, paper-based procedures into mobile and interactive work instructions, enabling workers to leverage multimedia formats and collaborate in real time. With Parsable, companies gain unprecedented insight into human work by capturing essential data to improve their operations at scale. A partner of the World Economic Forum, Parsable is trusted by top global companies in the manufacturing and energy industries including consumer packaged goods, resources and chemicals, packaging and building materials, and automotive and aerospace.

Job Description

Parsable gives frontline workers a digital edge in an increasingly automated world.  We develop powerful, user-centric software which creates better outcomes, greater work opportunities and awesome products at some of the largest enterprises in the world.  Companies like Georgia-Pacific, Henkel, Suntory, Corteva Agriscience and Shell rely on Parsable's mobile-first Connected Worker Platform to empower their industrial workers with modern digital tools and measurably increase productivity, quality and safety across their operations.


As a member of our web engineering team at Parsable, the Frontend Software Engineer is responsible for building consumer-facing web features on our platform. You will help drive excellent overall performance and code quality of the application through meticulous, top-notch web platform maintenance.


  • Collaborate with Designers, Product Managers, Backend Engineers and Quality Engineers to deliver compelling user-facing products
  • Architect efficient systems that drive complex web interactions and rich experiences
  • Deliver features and enhancements to Parsable Products that are secure, well-tested and performant
  • Contribute reusable front-end components to internal component library


  • 5+ years professional experience with React REQUIRED
  • 5+ years JavaScript including asynchronous programming, closures, types, and ES6
  • 5+ years of HTML/CSS including layout, specificity, cross browser compatibility, accessibility
  • 5+ years experience with browser APIs and optimizing front end performance
  • 3+ years leading a team and/or project 
  • Cloud deployment using AWS or other clouds
  • Automated testing (Cypress, Jest, Karma, Jasmine, Mocha, AVA, tape, etc)
  • Positive, solution oriented approach and mindset required
  • Effective communication skills, regularly achieve consensus with peers, clear status updates
  • Jenkins CI pipelines and automation experience 
  • Diagnosing, repairing and preventing performance and optimization problems success
  • Git experience in a workspace environment
  • Working knowledge of Server Side React (Next.js) and/or Server Side APIs (ExpressJS, Restify) nice to have
  • Experience with Thrift, GRPC, Websockets nice to have
  • Product and/or Enterprise company experience nice to have


  • React, Redux
  • Typescript
  • SCSS
  • ImmutableJS

At Parsable we have a clear vision:  Build an inclusive and diverse organization in which differences are respected and valued.  By facilitating dialogue, education, community service and improving internal policies, we're creating a connected community in which everyone is accepted as their best, most authentic self.  Parsable is committed to creating an employee population which reflects our customers and our communities.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  

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