Front End Developer

MailChimp - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)4.6


MailChimp is the world's largest marketing automation platform. Millions of businesses use MailChimp to design and send a billion emails a day. We empower small businesses with a suite of powerful and easy-to-use email, marketing automation, and analytics tools that integrate with hundreds of popular applications and services.

Our Front End Developers are responsible for implementing and maintaining the MailChimp app's user interface. They work closely with designers and engineers to guide and refine user experience as they build new features and maintain existing ones.

We're looking for an experienced Front End Developer to join our ranks. Our ideal candidate is a skilled problem-solver with a second-to-none understanding of the concepts of user experience design, front-end development (HTML and CSS), and JavaScript. They should be a knowledge-leader with a deep interest in mentorship and helping fellow team members grow. We expect this role to become an integral part of the Front End team, helping to steer product development decisions, owning the development plan for new features, and helping the team execute on plans in MailChimp's development roadmap.

What you'll do:
  • Write and maintain scalable, efficient front-end code for the MailChimp application
  • Share expertise with Development teammates through code reviews, office hours, Tech Talks, and other avenues
  • Provide mentorship for fellow Front End team members
  • Research and propose new approaches to work, new tools, and new best practices for the team
  • Work with design and engineering team members to build features from concept through implementation
We'd love to hear from you if:
  • You have experience as a front-end developer in a team setting
  • You have a portfolio of designed and coded work
  • You consider yourself an expert with HTML, CSS, and have JavaScript knowledge
  • You have experience using Git for source control
  • Bonus points for having worked on a software product
  • Bonus points for current or previous experience with React
MailChimp is a founder-owned, highly profitable, and private company located in the heart of Atlanta. We offer our 800+ employees an exceptional workplace ( http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_eye/2015/05/26/mailchimp_commissions_atlanta_nonprofit_living_walls_to_fill_its_new_office.html ), extremely competitive compensation, fully paid benefits (for employees and their families), and generous profit sharing ( https://blog.mailchimp.com/investing-in-people-through-profit-sharing/?_ga=1.46490599.1168163373.1459171828 ). We hire humble ( https://blog.mailchimp.com/hire-people-not-skills/?_ga=1.46490599.1168163373.1459171828 ), collaborative, and ambitious people, and give them endless opportunities to grow and succeed.

We love our hometown and support sustainable urban renewal. Our headquarters is in the historic Ponce City Market ( http://www.poncecitymarket.com/ ), right on the Atlanta Beltline ( http://beltline.org/ ). If you'd like to be considered for this position, please apply below. We look forward to meeting you!

MailChimp is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.