Sr Software Engineer (Javascript / Front End)

LG Electronics - Santa Clara, CA

Full-time
At LG America R&D Center, we believe that the web is the universal app platform of the future. We’re looking for a Sr Software Engineer engineer who wants to work with a small agile (and Agile) team within a larger organization. Our team develops the Enact JavaScript framework, an open source framework based on React, seen by millions of people on award winning LG webOS Smart TVs. You would join us in maintaining and evolving that framework while working with our internal and external customers. Additionally, you would help us with our innovation projects, researching new ideas and implementing proofs-of-concept as we fulfill our role within an R&D lab. You would report to a technical manager entirely devoted to the team. You would work out of our Santa Clara office, conveniently located on the VTA line. Perks include full medical, dental and vision for you and your family, mass transit reimbursement, 401K with matching, on-site lunches and more.

Position : Senior Software Engineer (Javascript / Front-end)

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement features of our JavaScript application framework and associated libraries and tools
  • Play a significant role in the ongoing evolution and refinement of the architecture
  • Convey the core principles of our framework to internal and external audiences
  • Review, provide feedback and approve contributions to the codebase
  • Write clear, thorough API documentation, and review documentation written by others
  • Be aware of the latest developments and trends in the JavaScript framework universe, and have a strong point of view on whether and how they fit into our strategy
  • Be comfortable working in the open, with roadmap, designs and code visible to the open source community
Preferred requirements

  • Passionate belief in the web as a universal platform for apps
  • Strong understanding of both object oriented and functional programming principles
  • Previous experience developing frameworks, libraries and/or tools
  • Expert JavaScript development skills, including experience writing modular, object-oriented JS code
  • Ability to design and implement simple, consistent and maintainable component APIs for use by application developers
  • Deep understanding of the factors impacting JavaScript app performance, especially on resource limited devices, and the ability to tune these factors to maximize performance across multiple platforms
  • CSS expertise strongly desired
  • Previous experience with webpack, React, node, and Babel strongly desired
Experience :
Bachelors with 12 years
Masters with 8 years.
PHD with 5 year

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