Senior Front End Engineer - Creative Engineering Team
New York, NY
As a Front End Engineer, you will work in a specialized agile team with smart, passionate engineers to bring products from inception to production. We strongly believe that collaboration enables better products, so you will work closely with Product Managers, UX designers, and other engineers to design solutions. As our applications continue to evolve, you will have a significant voice in deciding which best practices and tooling we adopt.

About the team:
Creatives (or digital ads) are the transactional units of online advertising – they’re what’s displayed to billions of users. Because creatives – and their quality – are crucial to our clients’ buying strategies, our products are the most heavily used on the platform. We strive to provide intuitive interfaces and optimized workflows to reduce errors and improve efficiency for our users.

About the job:
Partner with other Engineers, Product Managers, UX designers, and customers to leverage the best parts of the stack for each function, and design intuitive interfaces

Lead design reviews and conduct code reviews to ensure the quality of the products we deliver

Drive adoption of new paradigms and tooling to enhance our development process

Participate in organization-wide discussions to share knowledge and best practices with the broader engineering community

Mentor other engineers on designing robust architectures and implementing maintainable code

Deliver well-tested, maintainable and robust code

At least 5 years of software engineer experience with large-scale, distributed systems

Strong knowledge of JavaScript ES6 fundamentals

Skills in building scalable web services preferred

Experience with our technology stack preferred: React, Redux, GraphQL, NodeJS, Typescript, and Java in a Linux environment

Knowledge of MySQL or Cassandra databases preferred

Experience planning and leading cross-functional projects, spanning multiple components, that deliver high-quality products on time

Experience contributing to longstanding, mature enterprise web applications

More about you:
You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others

You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen

You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem

You believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and tools