Full-Time

Lead Front-End Engineer

Posted on 4/27/2024

Ethos Life

Ethos Life

501-1,000 employees

Online life insurance provider using predictive analytics

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
React.js
Node.js
SQL
Segment
TypeScript
JIRA
Next.js
REST APIs
Web Development
Yarn
Webpack
Data Analysis
Django
Requirements
  • 5-8+ years of full time engineering experience
  • Expert in core competency areas of: Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, interfacing with RESTful APIs & manipulating the DOM
  • Comfortable with TypeScript, NPM, Yarn and design libraries like Tailwind
  • Experience leading projects working with groups of 4 engineers or more
  • Extensive experience with modern client-side JS libraries and tooling, such as React
  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and best practices for responsive web development
  • Familiarity with server-side technology, such as Node.js, Rails, Django, etc.
  • Exposure to architectural patterns of large, production environment web apps
  • Experience with client-side performance and optimization
  • Demonstrate design, UX sensibility, and attention to detail
  • Understanding of web security, common attacks and defenses
  • Knowledge of build systems configurations and setup, such as Webpack
  • Experience architecting web analytics and A/B testing systems
  • NextJS, Redux, AI, Notion, Jira, Figma, Optimizely, Segment and SQL are all bonuses
  • Able to come into our San Francisco office 1-2 days a week
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the technical direction and execution of a pod of engineers
  • Collaborate with designers to iterate and implement design concepts
  • Architect and build client-side infrastructure
  • Work with full stack/backend engineers to ship features
  • Write efficient, modular, and reusable front-end libraries and abstractions
  • Find and solve performance issues
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Communicate best practices to the team
  • Mentor junior developers

Ethos fundamentally transforms the life insurance landscape by employing a full-stack technology platform and deep data science enabling fast, affordable, and convenient policies. This devotion to streamlining a traditionally cumbersome process not only demonstrates industry leadership but also cultivates a culture of innovation and efficiency. Working here, you'll be at the forefront of modernizing a vital financial service, enhancing accessibility and user experience for customers.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$227.6M

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

-3%

2 year growth

14%
INACTIVE