Frontend Engineer (JS)
Oakland, California or Anywhere — Contract
It’s easy to throw down some jQuery, install random plugins, and carry on. Before you know it you’re staring at a thousand lines of untested spaghetti. The next developer will probably rewrite everything as another 800 lines of untested spaghetti.
Know a thing or two about performance.
Test rigorously & continuously.
Use build systems such as Grunt, Gulp, Make, Sprockets, etc.
Enjoy working with RESTful APIs.
Are proactive, organized & vocal about everything you do.
Have seen & like what we’re doing with this Solidus thing.
On any given day you might...
Help us identify patterns in our projects & address with reusable modules wherever sensible.
Package up, open source & maintain.
Research, evaluate & integrate third-party modules & services. Document issues & contribute as needed.
Research, investigate, and respond to issues for projects of our own.
Contribute to the development of product UI for Storyteller.io & Universe.
Contribute to the development of Solidus, particularly in the areas of templating & assets.
Write great documentation.
Maintain JS coding standards & enforce with tooling & code review.
Work on agency projects of distinction & potential for exploration and testing of new ideas.