Hirestarter's client is a startup disrupting the world of business aviation. They are a global group purchasing organization for general aviation enabling everyone from individual owner-operators to small and medium-sized commercial airlines to buy the equipment, services, and supplies they need to open and operate.
We are looking for a Frontend Engineer who will be reporting to the VP of Engineering, work closely with the head of product and the broader engineering team, and lead the implementation of the middle/front-end for various initiatives within our product roadmap.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Architect, develop, test, and maintain the front-end for all of their responsive web applications
Brainstorm with larger engineering team to identify innovative strategies and solutions to technical and business challenges
Provide thought leadership in areas of expertise to the entire company (leadership, peers, junior resources)
Work with the product owners and leadership to implement new products and features
Work with third-party partners and customers to support and extend capabilities
WHAT WE LOOK FOR:
A passion for slick UX and pixel perfect UI design
3-4+ years developing responsive, single page, enterprise web applications
Robust knowledge of React specifically and JS frameworks generally (React, Angular, Ember, Babel, Backbone, etc)
Proficient in analysis, design, and development of front end for large scale dynamic web apps.
Experience developing fast, optimized, responsive front-end code.
Experience understanding and integrating with APIs, triggering and managing asynchronous method calls, and handling error states.
Demonstrated aptitude to quickly and effectively adapt to technologies outside of current experience.
Excellent organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to work independently
Familiarity working with Agile, Lean, or other rapid development methodology
Familiarity working within continuous release environments.
Experience with modern design/develop stack (Invision, Zeplin, etc)
Experience with Node.js and NPM
Experience with middle layer technologies and services (Spring, JSON, etc)
Experience with business and private aviation
Knowledge of or experience with group purchasing organization business model
BS or higher in science, applied mathematics, computer science, engineering or a similar field