Lead Frontend Software Engineer

  • Santa Monica, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Fetch Recruiting is a different kind of technical recruiting firm.  Fetch combines a nearly-embarrassing number of years of experience with both technology and recruiting to bring our clients targeted candidates.  Our focus is technical, but we also work on the peripheral roles that touch technology.  Our mission is to maximize the hit ratio, and minimize the sleaze.  With integrity and ethics leading the way, Fetch’s goal is to form client and candidate partnerships with a long-term view. http://fetchrecruiting.com/about-us/  

Job Description

Super fun and exciting mobile company is seeking a talented engineer who will provide assistance in the development of applications for Web, IOS and Android.  This person will have experience with Big data and will design their own complex solutions and as well as collaborating with other team members and departments.  Other responsibilities include:

  • Rapidly identifying and handling software design issues by developing lead solutions
  • Spearheading frontend engineering efforts in the development of features and functionality
  • Optimizing application performance and scalability to meet business and financial goals


Required skills:

  • Experience with high volume of traffic and data
  • Understanding of and experience working with CI/CD frameworks.
  • Significant experience with at least two of the following - Node.js, React.js, Angular.js or jQuery
  • Expert-level understanding of JavaScript and CSS.
  • Experience working with public cloud providers (AWS and/or GCP highly preferred)
  • Vast experience building consumer facing products
  • Experience working in an Agile environment. Scrum or Kanban preferred
  • Experience with REST APIs

Skills and Qualifications that are Desired:

  • Involvement in the development of an SDK that is integrated into third parties’ products
  • AdTech experience is a plus
  • Experience with application performance optimization and tuning
  • Working experience with TDD or BDD is desirable
  • Solid working knowledge of MySQL is a plus
  • Working knowledge of JIRA is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with test automation is a plus
  • Familiarity working with Zend or another PHP-based MVC framework is a huge plus

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.