Senior Front End Engineer Animoto
At Animoto we believe that everyone should have the power to create professional-quality videos. To get there, our approach has always been about bringing in the smartest, and most passionate people who care as much about our product as they do about each other. If that sounds like something you'd want to be a part of, and you fit the description below, we'd love to hear from you.
Using our patented cinematic artificial intelligence technology, our product empowers users to tell a story through the power of video. We are seeking an experienced engineer to help propel our award-winning video creation service to the next level. As a member of the Front End Team, you will be developing a responsive, elegant web experience and pioneering the next generation of video creation software.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Collaborate with a team of engineers and product developers to develop new features
- Write maintainable, scalable and cross-browser code
- Maintain design, user experience and brand requirements throughout the development process
- Advocate for best practices, great usability and exceptional quality
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR:
- 5+ years professional experience building front end web experiences
- Solid understanding of web standards, CSS-based design, cross-browser compatibility
- Familiarity with server-side MVC web frameworks (Ruby on Rails a plus)
- Client-side performance and optimization experience
- Be able to translate wireframes and mockups into code with a good grasp of document structure and semantics
- Have a good visual design sense and understanding of basic usability concepts
- Have excellent communication and organization skills
WHY JOIN ANIMOTO:
- Work with really smart, talented and interesting people
- Work with a diverse team spanning engineering, design, product, and marketing
- Weekly catered lunch, Bi-weekly Product Demos, Social Fridays, fully stocked kitchen, fun environment and 5 ways to make coffee at our amazing Noho office
- Bi-annual company events and hackathons
- Competitive compensation and amazing benefits such as 100% medical/dental/vision, equity, 401k, upgraded Netflix, Amazon Prime, Spotify, and corporate discounts with AT&T and Crunch
- We actively seek diversity of beliefs, backgrounds, education and ways of thinking. We aim to build an inclusive culture where differences are used to inform better marketing and business decisions. Animoto is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer.