Job Post

Software Engineer - Front End

Zipcar
35 Thomson Pl,
Boston, MA 02210

Zipcar is the world’s largest shared-mobility company.  We are adding talent to our engineering team at our Boston office in the Seaport. We are looking for capable, passionate people with great ideas to join the Zipcar family. Our work environment is as supportive, diverse, and as fun as our brand. If you’re results-oriented, dedicated, and ready to contribute to an unparalleled member experience for our community of Zipsters, we encourage you to apply.

To learn more about Zipcar, what we do, and how we do it, visit zipcar.com. For further employment opportunities, visit http://www.zipcar.com/about/jobs

 

Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, deliver, and maintain our presales site, the first experience our prospective members have with Zipcar technology
  • Work closely with product designers, product managers, marketing, and quality engineers to turn requirements and design documents into elegant code and delightful user experience
  • Use modern tooling for rapid development, integrated testing, and high performance
  • Mentor junior engineers, contribute to architecture decisions, conduct insightful code reviews
  • Strive for continuous improvement of the Zipcar member experience

 

Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Deep understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and approaches
  • Cutting-edge grasp of SEO-friendly practices and Google Analytics
  • Experience in modern front-end technologies and a solid understanding of ES6+ and CSS3
  • Experience with front-end JS test frameworks
  • Clear verbal and written communication; demonstrated ability to collaborate with peers from a variety of disciplines

 

The Ideal Candidate Has:

  • Breadth and depth of skill to build scalable applications
  • An obsession with delivering outstanding customer experience
  • Desire to learn new tools, frameworks, languages
  • Experience with various software lifecycle tools such as Git, JIRA, CI tooling, etc.
  • Experience and skill as a technical interviewer and code reviewer
  • Knowledge of Drupal8
  • Knowledge of Twig templating
  • A commitment to Zipcar’s ideals of sustainable resource sharing and urban mobility

 

As a member of the Zipcar Team you will receive:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Competitive Benefits Package
  • Free Membership
  • Discounts on services, products and much more

 

While we appreciate every applicant’s interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. We regret that phone calls will not be accepted.

Zipcar is an EEO Employer - Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled

To all recruitment agencies: Zipcar does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Zipcar employees or any other company location. Zipcar is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes

Category: Software Engineering/QA
Full-time

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