Front End Software Engineer

Salary
N/A

Job Description

About Us

HigherMe is changing how companies hire in the restaurant and retail sectors! We have a small, but mighty team of 30 people who enjoy working remotely while maintaining a strong sense of connection to each other. HigherMe’s Engineering Team is looking for an experienced Front End Developer to help us roll-out the multitude of features we have planned.

We have a strong and passionate team that we’re excited to introduce you to. We operate with optimism, and are thankful for the opportunities we’ve been presented with. We don’t have room for negativity. We also believe in promotion from within, so high performance can lead to fast upward mobility.

We are a 100% distributed team working from the U.S., Canada and internationally. We are an inclusive team that welcomes and respects all.

Though we are remote-first company, we have a slight preference towards applicants in North America. That said, we are absolutely happy to welcome anyone who can overlap at least 4 hours of EST (Toronto/New York) timezone.

Keywords: React.js, Redux, PHP, Laravel, MySQL

What you will be working on

  • You will work directly with our Senior Front End Engineer who built HigherMe’s platform from scratch!
  • We work in PHP using the Laravel framework with a MySQL database, and a React front end
  • Collaborating with a highly skilled team who’s accustomed to a high level of output, while releasing early and often
  • Ideally, you have a good eye for design and can help us continuously make our platform easy on the eyes!

Required Skills

  • 3+ years of React experience
  • We’re looking for someone who has made something interesting with React in the past, and understands their way around a single page app
  • Self-starter mentality
  • Previous remote work experience working with distributed Dev team members

Nice to Have

  • Great sense of humor!
  • Prior experience working in a scrappy startup
  • Direct experience with B2B Saas Applications is a plus
  • Preference to those with experience in the restaurant or food service industry