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Senior Software Engineer - Front End

Engineering

Full-time

Description

Design and develop modular, responsive, reusable UI components and apps that integrate with backend APIs.
Instrument and monitor key metrics to inform product quality and customer experience insights
Self-starter who can effectively manage numerous projects simultaneously and thrives in a dynamic environment.
Help define the technical vision, tools and lead the delivery of engaging and delightful reusable user experiences
Work closely with the design team and technical team to define new user interface behaviors and apps for creating extraordinary user experience.
Write clean, maintainable code and perform peer code-reviews.
Mentoring and guiding junior engineers including code and design reviews
Ability to work together with geographically dispersed cross functional teamsCollaborate with QA engineers to ensure accurate and comprehensive testing coverage

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience building customer-facing user interfaces and experience in shipping production ready code.
  • 5+ years experience with front end frameworks such as React, Angular, Javascript, node, Jquery, HTML or similar Frameworks
  • 3+ years experience in developing secure web applications and knowledge of application vulnerabilities such as Cross Site Scripting (XSS).
  • 2+ Experience with CSS3 and Sass and usage in large scale applications.
  • 4+ years of experience in integrating front end applications with Rest APIs
  • Proficiency with dev/build tools like npm, grunt, babel, web-pack
  • Experience with containers (Docker, Kubernetes), cloud computing (AWS) is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with Python,Flask, Postgres is a plus
  • Additional Information

    Orbital Insight is a fast growing provider of geospatial data and geo­-analytic services to commercial, nonprofit and public sector clients across the globe. Leveraging advancements in computer vision and cloud computing, Orbital Insight is turning millions of images into a big picture understanding of the world that is quantitatively grounded in observation, creating unprecedented transparency, and empowering global decision makers with new sources of objective, quantified socio­-economic insights.

    We are backed by marquee investors such as Google Ventures, Sequoia Capital, In­-Q­- Tel and Bloomberg Beta, Orbital Insight is rapidly expanding its commercial and public sector capabilities. Come join us if you are unafraid to try new approaches and relentlessly seek to push the state of the art, taking projects all the way from prototype to production-ready.

    At Orbital Insight, we believe that a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of our planet is the way to achieve our mission: to understand what is happening on and to the Earth.  Orbital Insight is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. We do not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes and will not pay any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Orbital Insight.
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