Software Engineer, Frontend

R/GA   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 286 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Our Technology team is an integral part of our business. They are perpetual problem solvers and are always seeking new and innovative ways to help our creatives bring their ideas to life. Here’s what you should know if you want to be a Software Engineer for our R/GA Google Embedded Team


On any given day you might

  • Hand-code web and mobile-based web applications
  • Design front-end applications and collaborate with designers to build interactive webexperiences
  • Follow and create technical specifications
  • Follow established development processes, and communicate key creative and marketing principles
  • Document and diagram complex web applications
  • Design development workflow using source control
  • Use Grunt or Gulp to streamline development tasks
  • Integrate code with othertechnologies (REST Web Services, CMS / Commerce systems, 3rd party APIs, etc.)


The Ideal Person

  • Knows the latest trends and technologies, and is passionate about creating immersive experiences
  • Has experience with source control, such as Git and SVN
  • Understands cross-browser/platform issues and code solutions
  • Understands on-page SEO and Accessibility
  • Is skilled at using MVC and other design patterns
  • Has experience working with REST services and 3rd party APIs using AJAX / JSONp
  • Proficiency with Angular (or React, Ember, Vue with a desire to learn Angular)
  • Experience with Python, AppEngine, Flask, Django
  • Experience with Typescript or Angular 2
  • Experience with Closure compiler
  • Webmasterexperience

You bring

  • 4+ years’ experience
  • Experience working on large marketingwebsites
  • Experience with static site generators (Middleman, Jekyll)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field