Senior Engineer (Front-end) at Formstack


Formstack is a 15-year-old company with roots in Indianapolis. Our customers span 110 different countries, and our employees live and work across the U.S. and the globe. We provide a work environment that is flexible and provides great freedom for those who can perform. We are seeking people who demonstrate an ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds.

As a senior software engineer, you are a professional with a passion for problem-solving, motivation to continuously learn, and ability to make a meaningful impact on our products and teams. You should exercise a relentless ambition to build innovative solutions that maximize the user experience while balanced with consideration of application simplicity, performance, scalability, extensibility, and security. You possess a high proficiency with front-end languages, frameworks, and third-party libraries. You should also have a fundamental awareness of languages and technologies used in back-end operations along with their relevance to front-end development. You act as a leader within your area of expertise. You communicate effectively and collaborate well with colleagues. You are a detail-oriented individual that can help organize a project and see its execution through from start to finish. You are able to make decisions independently, while also knowing when to build consensus or reach out for help. You are a team player and enjoy having fun.

What you will do: - Practice Scrum methodology to ensure features ship as planned and scheduled. - Collaborate and contribute as a key member of an agile cross-functional team to drive product features from design phase to implementation in production environments. - Convert design mock-ups and prototypes into progressive web applications. - Design architectural plans for front-end initiatives. - Serve as a technical resource for development project plans. - Execute projects, fix bugs, write tests, reduce technical debt, and maintain technical documentation. - Participate actively in team discussions, Scrum ceremonies, and product demos. - Mentor others to expand their knowledge, contributions, and professional development.

Who are we looking for: - 5+ years of experience in developing web-based applications - 3+ years of experience in advanced development with JavaScript - Experience with TypeScript - 3+ years of development experience with modern client-side web frameworks such as React (preferred), Vue, or Angular - Experience with libraries like Redux, Redux-Saga, Reselect - Familiarity with newer specifications of ECMAScript (ES2019+) - Experience with interfacing with RESTful APIs returning JSON - Proficient with version control systems (preferably Git) and code repositories (preferably Github) - Excellent understanding of OOP concepts and software design patterns - Ability to work remote with a fully distributed team - Excellent written and oral English communication skills - Outstanding attention to detail - Ability to work autonomously, pair with a peer, or collaborate as a member of the team - A positive, enthusiastic attitude that is genuine and infectious - Strong willingness to learn and embrace new technologies practical to the product and audience

Bonus points: - Experience building applications for a B2B audience - Experience with Node.js - Understanding and experience with serverless (AWS Lambda) - Familiarity with writing queries for SQL and/or NoSQL databases - Experience with Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, Ansible, etc.)

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