Sr. Front-End Web Application Developer

  • 1099 Milwaukee St, Kirkwood, MO 63122, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

You will be joining one of the fastest growing software companies in St. Louis and will be transforming the lives of creators such as florists and caterers with tools that have never been available in the market. 

Here are our core company principles: We are always measurably growing, radically transparent, absolutely positive and empathetic.

Job Description

Curate is looking for a senior front-end web application developer to contribute to the transition of our SAAS application to a server-less architecture. If you’re passionate about front-end development, love working with and learning new technologies, and want to be a part of a small but mighty team that loves what they do, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

This opportunity is for a full-time position at our office in Kirkwood, MO.

Qualifications

Key Responsibilities

  • Act as the front-end expert - defining best practices and coaching fellow developers

  • Write clear and concise code that can be easily tested and maintained

  • Troubleshoot and solve (hopefully minimal) production bugs as they arise

  • Participate in peer code reviews and provide feedback

  • Test fellow team member’s work to ensure proper functionality

  • Estimate effort, time, and complexity on units of work

  • Participate in daily scrum meetings

Opportunities

  • Work directly with leadership in our growing development department 

  • Learn new skills, frameworks, and technologies as we transition to a server-less architecture.

Required Skills

  • 2+ years of hands-on front-end web development experience using a reactive framework such as React, Vue.JS, Angular, etc.

  • Experience with CSS pre-compilers such as SASS or LESS

  • Experience creating web applications using a component-based architecture

  • Hands-on experience with source control tools (Git)

  • Expert at integrating with various API endpoints

  • Ability to translate user stories into working code

  • Experience using browser and IDE based debugging tools

  • Knowledge of caching strategies

  • Experience working with CDNs

Bonus Points for Experience With

  • Vue.JS

  • AWS (S3, Cloudfront, DynamoDB, Cognito, Lambda)

  • Server-less Architecture

  • GraphQL

  • An eye for design and usability

Additional Information

Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Equity in the company

  • Stock options