Senior Front End Engineer in Austin, TX

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Technical Services   •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Horn Solutions is looking for a Senior Front End Software Engineer for their startup client in Austin. In this role, you will be responsible for developing new features for their product offerings. This is a startup with a long working roadmap; you'll be working collaboratively with a team to make that roadmap a reality.


  • Contribute in a Flat environment building a complex React app using React-Router, Redux, es6, styled-components & other complex React tools
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers & engineers
  • Contribute to open-source React projects
  • Contribute & meet goals each sprint
  • Measure test coverage & gradually improve the metrics
  • Leave code in a better place than it was when you started
  • Ensure code is secure, maintainable & extensible
  • Encourage automation & continuous improvement
  • Give & accept a healthy dose of peer-review
  • Challenge yourself & others to keep pushing the front-end industry forward


  • 3+ years of experience in front end development
  • Solid understanding of responsive design & implementation
  • Passion for building clean & beautiful UI for software applications
  • A champion for Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
  • Clear, concise written & verbal communication skills
  • A desire & willingness to learn
  • Initiative & motivation to make things happen


  • Professional experience with modern JavaScript, including Typescript
  • Professional experience with React, including Redux
  • Experience utilizing Docker for local software development
  • Experience writing automated tests for the code you create utilizing Jest & Cypress
  • Experience turning Sketch/Abstract designs into working user interfaces
  • Experience developing & interacting with APIs
  • Capable of resolving issues with previously delivered features


  • Experience with distributed systems & microservices
  • Experience with creating component libraries
  • Proficient in additional frameworks including Angular.js, Vue.js, Ember.js
  • Experience working in a startup environment