GroundTruth

Senior Front End Engineer

3+ months agoUnited States

Senior Front End Engineer
Remote | Engineering (WeatherBug)

Established in 1993, WeatherBug is a popular weather site and mobile app providing hyperlocal, live weather data and proactive alerting to consumer users. With over 15 million unique users per month, across all platforms, WeatherBug’s vision is to provide environmental intelligence for all aspects of people’s lives. The WeatherBug app is a top-rated weather app in the app stores. In 2019, WeatherBug was named the best weather app by MediaPost’s Appy Awards. WeatherBug is owned and operated by GroundTruth, the leading global location technology platform. Learn more: www.weatherbug.com

We believe that innovative technology starts with the best talent and were recently ranked of Ad Age’s 2021 Best Places to Work. Learn more about the perks of joining our team here.

You will:

  • Create cross platform responsive user interfaces
  • Work with product owners to understand desired initiatives and implement application capabilities
  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members
  • Participate in peer code reviews and technical meetings
  • Provide operational support of your deployed code
  • Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, and self-organization

You have:

  • BS degree in Computer Science (or related field) or 10+ years of experience in software development
  • 7+ years of experience in Software Engineering
  • 4+ years of experience using Node.js, React, Typescript, or JavaScript
  • 2+ years of experience using git or other distributed source control systems
  • At least some proven experience with Cloud Native technologies (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform)
  • Expert knowledge of client-side web technologies including HTML5, CSS3, TypeScript, JavaScript, JSON
  • Experience with Unit Testing
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented design principles, patterns, best practices, performance optimizations, and memory management (Java, C#, C++, etc.)
  • Demonstrate creative problem-solving approach and strong analytical skills, combined with a strong sense of ownership, and proactive can-do attitude.
  • Experience in mentoring and supporting peers across engineering teams, fostering best engineering practices
  • Knowledge of the open-source ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
Would be great if you have:
  • 5+ years of experience using object-oriented languages (C#, Java, C++, etc.)
  • Experience with server-side JavaScript frameworks (Express, NextJS, Fastify, Nuxt, Nest, Meteor, etc)
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with SEO
  • Fluency with CI/CD tool sets such as: Jenkins, Ansible, CloudFormation, GitHub
  • Experience with creating libraries/packages and deploying them to NPM
  • Experience with React Native
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity, inclusion and equity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodations under applicable federal, state and/or local laws. If you need reasonable accommodations in the application process, please reach out to us at hr@groundtruth.com