JavaScript Engineer

The JavaScript Engineer at Placester will directly impact the customers and deepen the value of our business while working alongside developers and designers on a varied technology stack. Our engineers work with product teams on collaborative projects to launch new products or enhance existing ones. To accelerate our success, we are constantly looking to push the limits on how our users interact with modern, attractive, and beautiful design. We utilize massive sets of MLS data within real estate to deliver large, highly scaled multi-tenant web hosting. Since we are engineering focused, your ideas and opinions will help shape our company and our products, every single day.

Here’s a bit about the role-

About You as a JavaScript Engineer:
  • You deliver best-in-class UI front-end code for interactive web, mobile and tablet applications on multiple platforms (Mac, Windows, web, etc.)
  • You create UI web development in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript technologies such as jQuery
  • You are able to build large JavaScript application that accounts for site speed, Ajax calls, lazy loading, paired with a deep knowledge of how the browser calls assets
  • You know that sustainable systems win in the end, and sometimes a new feature means refactoring old code to help
  • You are passionate about building APIs that enable a great customer experience
  • You have experience building web applications on the client-side, server-side, and/or full-stack
  • You can work with other developers on a large code base
  • You aren’t a stranger to bug tracking systems and workflow tools
About You:
  • Minimum 3 year’s front-end experience; BS or MS in Computer Science a plus
  • Strong, working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, XML, and JavaScript, as well as jQuery, essential
  • Experience includes JavaScript frameworks like Ember.js, Angular.js, Backbone.js, etc.
  • Familiarity with dynamic languages such as PHP, Ruby on Rails, etc
  • Strong communicator, can effectively explain issues and solutions
  • Proactive, self-motivated and comfortable working on diverse teams
  • Comfortable writing code that scales to millions of users
  • Passionate about great, easy to use software (we love what we do and you should too)
  • Generally happy person (we’re happy too)
Benefits:
  • Competitive salary
  • Generous and early-stage equity
  • Full medical, dental, and vision
  • A highly motivated, brilliant and fun team

How to Apply

Just drop a note to jobs@placester.com with "JavaScript Engineer" in the subject line.

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