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Front End Engineer

New York, NY, US

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • JavaScript
  • React

Benefits & perks

  • $1 monthly premiums for medical, dental, and vision
  • Equity
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k

To sum it up...

Join the front end engineering team at a Next Generation Digital Asset Exchange

Role overview

THE DEPARTMENT: DESIGN TECHNOLOGY

In Design Tech, we think comfort zones are the enemy of creativity. A dynamic team of designers, engineers, researchers, our team blends beauty with tech to create a world-class product interface for our exchange. We are inspired by design, fueled by data, and obsessed with the user, both retail and institution.

THE ROLE: FRONT END ENGINEER

Our front end engineers are experts at making Gemini's mission clear and accessible to our customers through intelligent development of well-designed visual elements. An ideal candidate will have a strong aptitude for identifying opportunities to improve user experience, robust experience translating design frameworks into code to improve both internal and user-facing applications, and a proactive desire to collaborate with fellow developers, designers, and product managers to present a shared artistic vision.

This position is full-time at Gemini’s offices in New York City and in Portland, and will report to the Manager of Front End Engineering.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain front end functionality for multiple products, including Gemini’s internal Admin Tool, Cash Management tools, Trading UIs, Website, Compliance tools, etc
  • Provide technical input on planning, design, and requirements-gathering process for new products and product features that are implemented
  • Participate in team code review with fellow engineers, with a keen eye towards correctness, style, and information security concerns
  • Improve performance, maintainability, and operations of the Gemini internal tool code base by engaging in occasional refactoring and upgrade projects

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A strong understanding of UX/UI concepts and interface usability with a demonstrated record of good design flow in interactive applications
  • Significant experience working with JavaScript, CSS and other front-end technologies
  • Demonstrated experience working with data displays and/or large data sets
  • Experience building dynamic web interfaces using React.js
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with
  • Scala, Java or another JVM based languages
  • Working with Bitcoin, Ethereum, and/or blockchain technology
  • Financial technology in the financial services industry, such as on exchanges or trading firms

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through JavaScript Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • JavaScript
  • React

Benefits & perks

  • $1 monthly premiums for medical, dental, and vision
  • Equity
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k

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