Senior Front End Engineer

React jobs at Taplytics


Full TimeReact
Posted 2 years ago
YC-Backed Taplytics is currently seeking a Senior React Engineer to come to help us tackle unique technical challenges! We run at petabyte scale on AWS delivering experiences to billions of devices, requiring unique scaling solutions. We are consistently iterating and improving our systems and workflows to improve how we develop code with a focus on producing the best product possible.
At Taplytics we’re building software for teams like our own. Our product team gets to use our own tools day-in and day-out. We find it extremely fun and rewarding to build something to make our own lives better, as well as the lives of our friends and colleagues.

Born at Y Combinator in Silicon Valley - the incubator that helped develop Airbnb, Dropbox, and DoorDash. Taplytics is the Digital Optimization Suite for modern enterprises. We help companies increase their ROI on the features they release and enable them to objectively identify which steps of their customer journeys to improve.

Taplytics powers the experiences within today's leading apps and websites. We work with brands like RBC, Lookout, Grubhub, and Crate&Barrel to drive more revenue through their apps and websites.

We kept hearing overwhelming feedback from the dev teams we work with that they wanted something to help accelerate their deployments - something indispensable. So we built (and just recently launched) DevCycle. 

DevCycle helps modern dev teams release code faster and safer. It is a new vision of feature management that goes beyond only risk reduction but maximizing feature impact.

Learn more about DevCycle here. Come hang out with us here.

About the Role: Senior Front End Engineer (React)

Taplytics is growing and is looking to increase the team’s experience base by adding a Senior React Engineer that can work with product and design to build great experiences for our users. You’ll get the chance to make key judgement calls that will impact the future of our company and our clients’ applications.

We operate using a microservice architecture with many services built using Node.js and Python. Our microservices are powered by various backend systems, including MongoDB, Snowflake, Redis, Kafka, PostgreSQL, and ElasticSearch. We run at petabyte scale delivering experiences to billions of devices, requiring unique scaling solutions. Our systems are hosted across AWS using Docker Containers, Kubernetes, and Terraform. 

Our modern web front-end is built using NextJS, against a NestJS backend. We are continuously building on a very advanced web dashboard with interactive interfaces to modify the layout of mobile applications in visual A/B Test Experiments, develop rich messaging campaigns across many platforms, and new interfaces for seamlessly connecting together all functionality in our platform. We are consistently iterating and improving our systems and workflows to improve how we develop code with a focus on producing the best product possible.

How you’ll make a huge impact:

    • Take fully completed designs from Figma to reality
    • Establish best practices and set standards for modern frontend development
    • Level up other frontend engineers on the team
    • Write elegant yet strong code that will be at the core of offering
    • Focus on quality with continuous integration and deployment
    • Create unit testing and integration testing strategies
    • Participate in an iterative approach to product development
    • Drive the architecture, product backlog and timelines
    • Be a core member of a close-knit engineering team that ships code continuously

What an incredible candidate looks like:

    • Strong understanding of React.js, NextJS, with at least 5 years of experience developing software.
    • Experience using other frontend web frameworks.
    • A deeply rooted love for testing.
    • Can communicate complex technical issues.
    • Proven history of making empathy-driven development decisions to ensure that delivering an amazing user experience is always at the top of mind.
    • Collaborate with our Product, Engineering, and Customer Success teams to design, implement, build and maintain our modern front-end website.
What you’ll get from us:

At Taplytics, our 50+ person team works with some of the world’s best-known brands on very complex technical challenges. Our culture of trying new processes, new tech and new ideas means you’ll add valuable experience to your resume quickly. While you’re working to grow the company, we’ll have your back with a competitive salary, Employee Stock Options, unlimited vacation, education reimbursement, and health benefits starting day one

The future at Taplytics is extremely bright, and by joining us at this early stage, you’ll be getting the opportunity to help us build and grow a company that we can all be proud of. Apply now and come join the fun!

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