Senior Front-End Software Engineer
Posted on 3/30/2024
Knowde

201-500 employees

Helps discover ingredient, polymer, and chemical suppliers online
Company Overview
Knowde is a platform that provides a comprehensive catalog of chemicals, ingredients, and polymers from over 8,000 suppliers, allowing users to search, sample, quote, and purchase all in one place. The platform utilizes a proprietary Knowledge Engine to organize and digitize unstructured product data, enabling seamless discovery, engagement, and transactions between customers and suppliers.
Industrial & Manufacturing
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$122.3M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

-8%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
React.js
Software Testing
TypeScript
REST APIs
AngularJS
CategoriesNew
Frontend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Web Development
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years' experience developing rich UI/Front-end for user-facing web applications
  • Strong experience with React or Angular, TypeScript, SSR, SPA, PWA, OOP, Reactive programming, Flexbox, and Unit tests
  • Ability to function as a project leader as well as an individual contributor
  • Ability to work and collaborate within distributed, multidisciplinary teams
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills
  • Experience in developing secure web applications and knowledge of application vulnerabilities such as Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) etc.
  • High bar for quality and phenomenal attention to detail
  • Experience writing clean, unobtrusive JavaScript and debugging tools
  • Knowledge of browser quirks and their remedies
  • Knowledge of browser internals like JavaScript engines and ways to tune code for best performance
Responsibilities
  • Empowered to work directly with leadership and the product team to make decisions about your code and the future of the product
  • Contribute to the build of a complex ecommerce marketplace in the Chemicals space
  • Ship features quickly without sacrificing code quality
  • Own projects from software design to implementation and deployment
  • Implement cutting-edge technologies and write state-of-the-art code
  • Transform UI designs and mockups into pages and flows using CSS3 and JavaScript frameworks
  • Build modular front-end code leveraging GraphQL and REST-based services
  • Emphasize simplicity and pragmatism in code
  • Understand asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and service workers