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Principal Architect (Front End)

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In this role, you will provide architectural direction, industry best practices, mentoring and software development to the team as they evolve in utilizing React and TypeScript to develop new products. You will be involved from conception to completion to develop solutions that are technologically sound and UX workflows that are intuitive and aesthetically pleasing.

 

 SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Track record of developing and shipping production ready front end client software using React
  • Track record of creating maintainable, extensible, well tested and crafted code
  • Strongly motivated to enhance existing products and help design and build new products in a collaborative startup environment
  • Team-oriented with focus on strong interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to mentor team members and enforce best practices
  • In depth knowledge of TypeScript and/or JavaScript language and programming idioms ES6+
  • 3+ years’ experience in architecting modern React applications for the web
  • 5+ years’ experience with other UI web frameworks (React, AngularJS, etc.)
  • Intermediate to advanced understanding of HTML5, CSS, DOM and event handling
  • Experience of integrating REST-API’s for in app functionality
  • Experience with researching and integration of best third party npm packages into an existing code base
  • Experience with one or more automated testing frameworks, such as Jest, Cypress, Mocha, Chai, Instanbul
  • Experience with developer testing using unit, integration and/or end to end testing frameworks
  • Understanding of application state management libraries like Redux, Redux-thunk or Redux Saga
  • Good debugging skills and problem solving
  • Knowledge of Source code repository including Git, Bitbucket, Mercurial or anything similar
  • Experience with CI/CD, Jenkins, github actions or other development platforms

BONUS POINTS:

  • Experience with developer focused testing using TDD methodologies
  • Experience collaborating closely with a UX design team during product development

 

 

About Us

Bluescape helps companies create better. Its visual collaboration software gives teams a virtual workspace to meet, share, and develop ideas. Founded in 2012, Bluescape is a wholly owned subsidiary of Haworth.

Our company culture represents an intermix between passion for technology and rock-star output and an appreciation for a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

We are located right in the heart of the peninsula, minutes away from the freeway and restaurants. Our office is beautiful, snacks are plentiful, and innovation is in the air. We’re all entrepreneurs here no matter what your role is, so if you want a hands-on, fast-paced environment to learn and thrive in, we’d love to hear from you.

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