America's Test Kitchen is seeking a seasoned front-end developer responsible for leading our ionic/react based application efforts by building and maintaining Ionic-based applications that integrate with a variety of APIs. Your primary responsibility will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Thus, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and building quality products is essential.
Our ideal candidate has 5+ years of ES6, Node, and React (2-3 years of Ionic) experience. Additionally loves to continuously learn and apply new technology to interesting challenges.
Design, build and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable React code within the Ionic framework
Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
Work with 3rd party applications and vendors
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation.
Work closely with QA, Product, Marketing, and Design team members to iteratively improve upon key aspects of our business
Experience w/app stores (iTunes, Google Play) and Ionic
Good understanding of the syntax of ES6, Node, and React along with their nuances
Solid understanding of Styled Components
Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful
Strong background in working with APIs both as the client and the service
Experience with popular front end web application frameworks
A knack for writing clean, readable code
Experience with both external and embedded databases (Postgres, Redis, etc)
Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
Implementation of automated testing platforms and unit tests
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (ex. Git, Mercurial or SVN)
Familiarity with continuous integration
Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, remote team environment (we spend a lot of time on Google Meet/Hangouts and Slack screen sharing)
Bonus points: Experience with GraphQL, NGINX, Heroku, and Algolia
We are a largely remote team (MA, CA, NY, MO, OH, VT, WI, CT, IA, MI, NC, NJ and CO residents only) that also leaves the door open at our beautiful space in the Seaport District, should you be looking for a change in workplace scenery.
Hard work and a love for your craft are paired with:
Excellent work-life balance
Strong mostly-remote engineering team with lots of experience and tenure at ATK
An open mind towards new and emerging technologies
A lot of free cookbooks
Not to mention, an impressive collection of custom slack emojis