At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the worlds largest networks that powers more than 10 trillion requests per month. Cloudflare protects & accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance & a decrease in spam & other attacks. Cloudflare was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer & named to Entrepreneur Magazines Top Company Cultures list.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious & empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves & learning new skills, & we are ready to help you do that. We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse & inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential & support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!
About the department
Product Strategy is where new, bold, products are built & released within Cloudflare. Rather than being constrained by the structures which make Cloudflare a massively successful business, we are able to leverage them to deliver entirely new tools & products to our customers. Cloudflares edge & network make it possible to solve problems at massive scale & efficiency which would be impossible for almost any other organization.
At any given moment, Product Strategy is engaged in a half dozen projects, each driven by a small technical team of just a handful of developers. These teams are empowered to drive the product & technical vision to build things which are, in the words of our CTO, audacious. Unlike an R&D division, Product Strategy doesnt build theoretical or abstract tools, we brought six products to market in the first quarter of this year alone.
What you'll do
We are looking for experienced front-end engineers to join our team. The ideal candidates will have experience working with
We believe that a great design is at the heart of any successful product & you will work closely with our design/UX team & must be comfortable seeking feedback from non-technical sources. We work iteratively & deploy often (sometimes several times per day).We are also strong believers in dog-fooding our own products. From cache configuration to Cloudflare Access to Cloudflare Workers, these are all tools in our frontend engineer's tool belt.
Technologies we use include Node, React, Redux, TypeScript, ES6, Webpack, Fela, Jest, Enzyme, Puppeteer, D3, & more.
Examples of desirable skills, knowledge & experience
Note: it is not required that you have all of these! Teams have varying needs, focuses, & use varying technologies.
- BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent
- Minimum of 2+ years experience building web applications
- Understanding of responsive design & its implementation
- Experience building & shipping production React.js applications
- Ability to work in cross-functional teams
- Good analytical & debugging skills
- Unit/integration testing experience
- Experience working with and/or designing RESTful APIs
- Working knowledge of internationalization, localization, and/or accessibility
- Expertise with TypeScript
What Makes Cloudflare Special?
Were not just a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company. Were a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company with a soul. Fundamental to our mission to help build a better Internet is protecting the free & open Internet.
Project Galileo: We equip politically & artistically important organizations & journalists with powerful tools to defend themselves against attacks that would otherwise censor their work, technology already used by Cloudflares enterprise customers--at no cost.
Project Athenian: We created Athenian Project to ensure that state & local governments have the highest level of protection & reliability for free, so that their constituents have access to election information & voter registration.
Path Forward Partnership: Since 2016, we have partnered with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization, to create 16-week positions for mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or loved one.
Sound like something youd like to be a part of? Wed love to hear from you!
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