Senior Frontend Engineer

  • Ava Labs
  • Remote
  • Mar 17, 2021
Full time Blockchain Engineering - Frontend

Job Description

Fully-remote position

Experience level: 5-20 years


ABOUT AVALANCHE
Avalanche is an open-source platform for launching decentralized finance applications and enterprise blockchain deployments in one interoperable, highly scalable ecosystem. Developers who build on Avalanche can easily create powerful, reliable, and secure applications and custom blockchain networks with complex rulesets or build on existing private or public subnets.

ABOUT AVA LABS
Ava Labs makes it simple to launch finance applications using blockchain technology–with highly scalable and efficient networks, customizable public and private blockchains, the capability to create any digital asset, and more. We are empowering people to build an open, simple, and democratic internet of finance that enables the world to have a more prosperous future.
Ava Labs was founded by Cornell computer scientists who brought on talent from Wall Street to execute their vision. The company has received funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Initialized Capital, and Polychain Capital, with angel investments from Balaji Srinivasan and Naval Ravikant.


WHAT WILL YOU DO

  • Design, build and deploy highly secure, scalable and maintainable client facing UI systems
  • Provide expertise in building the most user friendly, visually appealing UI and UX
  • Lead code reviews, A/B testing, and client feedback sessions

WHAT WILL YOU BRING

  • 5+ years of experience developing widely adopted UI/UX products
  • Developed highly responsive, component based web apps with modern JavaScript frameworks
  • Tech: JavaScript/Typescript, VueJS, ReactJS, HTML, CSS/SCSS
  • Enterprise level engineering practices, we are growing and we need you to help facilitate that
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, must be fluent in English
  • Ability to work independently in a fast very paced work environment
  • Strong interest or experience in the cryptocurrency, decentralized finance space
  • BS or higher degree in Computer Science preferred

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Typescript is a plus
  • Communicating and assisting with UX best practices
  • SDK development a plus
  • UI Component library development a plus