Software Engineer, Front End

About this position

As a Front End Software Engineer at Lawyaw, you will be working alongside our founders to develop the next-generation technologies that change the way people draft documents. As a Front End Software Engineer, you have the opportunity to develop new products from the very early stages. We are looking for candidates who thrive in a demanding, fast paced start-up environment and want to invent the future. You will help define system design, iterate on early prototypes, and help create a rock-solid, scalable solution.

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement rich JavaScript client applications.
  • Propose and follow best practices for JavaScript development.
  • Make sure our web pages load fast and provide good rendering experience.
  • Follow latest developments of JavaScript language standards and their implementation in browsers and adopting them in product if suitable.
  • Think about user interaction issues while implementing new designs.
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Iterate on designs, develop products, test, and maintain excellent product.
  • Prioritize, manage deadlines and deliver highest quality work.

Minimum qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical fields.
  • 1+ year of professional software development experience.
  • Firm understanding of JavaScript language and DOM, without Jquery.
  • Experience with latest web standards, including HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Experience with at least one single-page web framework like Angular.js, Ember.js or React.js.

Preferred qualifications

  • Understanding of browser internals.
  • Strong sense of web design and keen on improving user experience.
  • Open source contributions.
  • Competitive programming experience.
  • Familiarity with Python and C++ is a plus.
  • Familarity with AI is a plus.

Apply for this position

Please send us a mail at jobs@lawyaw.com and include:

  • Understanding of browser internals.
  • Strong sense of web design and keen on improving user experience.
  • Open source contributions.
  • Competitive programming experience.
  • Familiarity with Python and C++ is a plus.
  • Familarity with AI is a plus.