Sr. Software Engineer / Lead FE - JavaScript - jQuery

Wright Associates  •  Boston, MA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Software

$120K - $140K ($120K - $140K base, Equity Eligible)
Posted on 10/20/17 by Gary Wright
Wright Associates
Boston, MA
5 - 7 years experience
$120K - $140K
($120K - $140K base, Equity Eligible)
Posted on 10/20/17 Gary Wright

Position Title – WRTPISSSWELFES092017

Sr. Software Engineer/Lead FE – JavaScript – jQuery – CoffeScript - Knockout - Boston, MA Area – Up to $140K+

Excellent Compensation Package – Base + Equity + Comprehensive Benefits

Local candidates Only - No Contractors/Consultants Please


Fast growing Start-Up consistently voted as one of the best places in Boston to work, who is focused on delivering SaaS based Enterprise Intelligence Software, including BI, Sales Analytics & more - Well funded – Collaborative - Lots of upside – Lots of Perks – Fun Culture.

Position Summary:

Senior Lead/Front End Engineer

Required Skills and Competencies:

Specialized/proficient in front-end and web application development

·        5+ years of experience

·        Has built fully-realized front-end applications from scratch

·        Has migrated applications from older, legacy, or deficient tech stacks to more modern tech stacks

·        Has experienced knowledge of front-end build pipelines, or has implemented them from scratch, and migrated applications to a front-end build pipeline.

·        Technologies:

·        JavaScript, CoffeeScript, Knockout, jQuery

·        Comfortable with Promises, JavaScript libraries

·        CSS/SCSS, Foundation

·        Gulp

Proficient/experienced in full-stack web application development

·        Proficient in API design and implementation

·        Has built/refactored entire applications

·        Technologies:

·        Python 2.7.X, Django, Celery, RabbitMQ

·        MySQL, SQLite, Redis

·        Varnish, Gunicorn, NGINX, HAProxy

Leadership and Mentorship Experience/Capability

·        Has lead small to medium sized teams, or has demonstrated ownership of large amounts of products, applications, or codebases.

·        Has mentored junior engineers on best practices and code quality to increase engineer autonomy and efficiency.

·        Desires ownership of full lifecycle of application engineering.

Agile, Startup Experience

·        We're a scrum shop. Two week sprints.

·        You'll work directly with a PM to advise on stories, sprints and epics.

·        We use Linux, we use open source software. We're not an enterprise technology-based shop.

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

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