Senior Software Engineer (Front End)

Evite, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (30+ days ago)

Full-time

Come party with a million people a day in celebrating important events in their lives! Evite, the world’s leading digital platform, is seeking a passionate and experienced Senior Web Developer to join our team in Los Angeles and contribute to our mission of bringing people together to celebrate their most important life moments.

You will be developing world-class desktop and mobile web customer experiences using HTML/CSS, Javascript, and React and working cross functionally with Product and Design teams. The candidate must possess communication skills, critical thinking capabilities, and be a cultural fit. Our ideal candidate should have strong communication that allows them to translate complex findings to all stakeholders. This individual should be driven by an inquisitive curiosity to learn, and can pick up new knowledge and skills independently. Evite is looking for motivated individuals to help bring our “What If” philosophy to life.

CORE CAPABILITIES

Advanced skill with a wide range of client-side technologies including Javascript, HTML, CSS, React
Strong understanding of software and UX/UI best practices including responsive design
Experience with complex projects and the ability to work cross-team to solve
The 3C’s: (Candidate must have all three C’s)

Communication - You’re an eloquent speaker who can explain anything to everyone. You are also a clear and concise writer.
Critical thinking - You love logic and data. Thinking strategically is your forte. You enjoy diagnosing complex problems and formulating plans of attack to resolve them. You enjoy an environment where everyone is encouraged to add value at the most strategic level.
Cultural fit - You have a craving to fit in a fast-paced, high-integrity, low hand-holding environment (but you will get a hug if you need it). EQ as important as IQ. Bullies need not apply. You want to help bring our “What If” philosophy to life.
RESPONSIBILITIES

Collaborate with our product team and UX/UI designers for technical guidance in building elegant and deceptively simple user interfaces
Develop browser-based software for both or desktop and mobile web experiences
Help lead the adoption of progressive front-end technologies
Participate in development of unit tests and code reviews
Analyze and troubleshoot complex system issues
Participate in our Agile Scrum process including standups, sprint planning, and retrospectives
OTHER PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS

At least 5 years of programming experience of commercial application stacks
Demonstrated experience with multiple JS frameworks (React, JQuery, etc.)
Experience with cloud-based platforms is a plus
Proficient working with a Unix/Linux operating system
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Desire to expand your skill sets and learn new technologies
Relentless dedication and discipline in building world-class enduring software
BA/BS (Computer Science preferred), or equivalent experience
Note: Evite will not provide relocation assistance for this position. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Evite, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.