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Wattpad] Web Engineer

Updated on 7/17/2024

Wattpad

Wattpad

1,001-5,000 employees

Social storytelling platform for diverse media

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$100k - $130kAnnually

Mid

Remote in Canada

Category
Web Development
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Agile
JavaScript
React.js
Node.js
Web Development
HTML/CSS
Requirements
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Web Engineer
  • Strong proficiency in front-end software development tools and technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Experience Writing Web applications in Javascript, creating and improving features for a web application, utilizing React for client-side rendering, and Node.js for server-side rendering
  • Experience working in and navigating complex technical challenges
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Passion for building innovative and user-friendly web applications
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, and other engineers to bring web features from concept to production
  • Develop and maintain high-quality, scalable, and responsive front-end code
  • Implement and optimize front-end performance, including load times, responsiveness, and accessibility
  • Work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, agile development environment
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest web development trends and technologies
  • Work across functional teams to ensure seamless integration of front-end and back-end systems

Wattpad is a social storytelling platform known for its substantial global reach, with 85 million users engaging in dynamic story-sharing and generation. This company stands out as a leader in bridging technology with the entertainment industry, fostering unique partnerships for adaptations in TV, film, and publishing. Working here offers an opportunity to be at the forefront of digital story innovation, surrounded by a vibrant, creative community that pushes the bounds of conventional storytelling.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$717.8M

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

19%

Benefits

Competitive salary

Full health benefits

Career development & mentorship opportunities

RRSP matching

Generous parental leave

Flexible hours