Front End Engineer

Weedmaps

Full Time
Irvine, CA, United States   
Posted 7h ago
Front End Engineer

Overview:

As a Front End Engineer at Weedmaps, you’ll use your extensive knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS to implement responsive UI's across our web applications. We leverage modern tooling such as React, ES6, and CSS-in-JS to deliver user experiences that work well across all screen sizes. You’ll collaborate closely with Product, Design, and QA to plan, build, test and deploy new features in an agile environment.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 - 3 years of development experience
  • Effective communication skills, a positive attitude, and ability to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Professional experience with modern JS libraries and tooling e.g. React, Angular, Webpack, etc.
  • Expertise in building responsive user-interfaces
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail and aesthetic sensibilities
  • Expert knowledge of modern browser technologies, cross-browser compatibility issues, and client-side performance considerations

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to build new and iterate on existing features
  • Help optimize legacy code for improved performance
  • Regularly participate in code reviews and other team functions
  • Provide technical leadership and assist guiding the team's overall technical direction
  • Passionate about improving processes and developer productivity
  • Offer mentorship and pair with other engineers regularly

Pluses:

  • Experience implementing localization and accessibility standards
  • Experience writing performant REST API’s or GraphQL
  • Deep understanding of the GitFlow branching strategy
  • Familiarity with server-side frameworks such as Ruby on Rails
  • Computer science or other engineering background

Our Benefits:

  • Fully covered Medical, Dental, and Vision for employee AND dependents
  • Matching 401k, 50% match up to 6% of employee contribution
  • 3 weeks PTO and 5 sick days
  • Catered lunch provided 5 days a week
  • All the equipment that you need to get your work done
  • Fridge is always stocked with energy drinks and other snacks
  • Casual work environment, read “no suit and tie required”, but you are free to dress to the nines

Weedmaps is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. We are looking for the smartest and most passionate people who want to join our team and develop the services, systems, and marketplaces that will serve the marijuana industry in the decades to come. Our company uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.
 
About Weedmaps:

Established in 2008, Weedmaps is the leading technology and SaaS company focusing on solutions for the cannabis sector.  Our mission is to drive the advancement of cannabis legalization and provide the software, services and data platforms that underpin the B2B and B2C segments.  Our current software offerings include point-of-sale, wholesale and consumer marketplaces, branded product verification, orders management, fleet logistics, and compliance reporting.  Weedmaps strives to provide consumers a single source of accurate and reliable information on products, retailers, care providers, strains and trends.  Headquartered in Irvine, CA, with additional locations across the United States, Canada and the EU, Weedmaps has over 400 employees and is expanding rapidly.

So what are you waiting for? Join the Weedmaps family!