React Frontend Engineer

React Frontend Engineer


UrsaLeo is a San Francisco-based technology company focused on bringing IoT technology to industry. Through its cloud and 3D interface solutions, UrsaLeo is revolutionizing how facilities are brought online and how users understand the data coming out of those facilities. 

About the job: 

We have developed a website that users visit to see their IoT data and manage their devices. We want to revamp it with a more modern web app architecture, primarily rendering content on the client and leveraging APIs for data. 

We are seeking a seasoned frontend engineer with experience building highly interactive web experiences with React. This position can be local to the SF bay area or remote. 

We need someone who we can count on to: 

  • Own the websites that our customers and engineers use every day 

  • Collaborate with UI/UX designers to build beautiful and easy-to-use web experiences 

  • Work with backend engineers to define APIs that the frontend will consume 

  • Define the architecture, libraries, tools, and workflows needed to build the websites 

  • Document architectures, workflows, test plans, etc., and share your knowledge with the team 

Successful candidates will have: 

  • An eye for good design and user experience 

  • Strong proficiency in Javascript, including DOM manipulation and the Javascript object model 

  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles 

  • Prior experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux) 

  • Proficiency with HTML/CSS 

  • Experience with common frontend development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc. 

  • Familiarity with more current specifications of ECMAScript 

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs 

  • Familiarity with modern frontend build pipelines and tools 

  • Working knowledge of git 

Within 1 month you’ll… 

  • Be an expert with our product 

  • Understand our core infrastructure 

  • Learn our tools and processes 

  • Take ownership of the public-facing website 

Within 3 months you’ll… 

  • Have a solid understanding of our system architecture 

  • Work with UI/UX designers to sketch out wireframes for a new “services” website 

  • Build a working prototype of this new website 

Within 6 months you’ll… 

  • Spec out APIs for new features of the “services” website 

  • Complete and deploy this new website 

Within 1 year you’ll… 

  • Help define next generation features of the websites and other products 

  • Suggest strategic directions for the company’s products 

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