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Smartling // automated, cloud-based translation management platform
Engineering, Full Time    New York City HQ    Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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Are you looking for a new Senior Frontend Software Engineering career opportunity that allows you to:

  • Solve hard problems & be a major contributor
  • Work on an industry leading, desktop quality computer-assisted translation tool, desktop quality application
  • Work closely with product to design & delivery quality features in a continuous delivery environment
  • Work with a modern Frontend & SOA infrastructure
  • Work with the latest frameworks & technologies in the cloud
  • Build systems that serve millions of requests a day with billions of data points

Smartling will give you these opportunities to work on bleeding edge technologies, in a team environment that fosters collaboration & innovative problem solving. You will be joining an existing team building & maintaining a cutting-edge translation management application, which allows our clients & professional translators to manage the localization process for their websites & documents in an agile fashion. Our rapidly growing client list includes top names from the technology & Fortune 500 worlds.

Our processes & beliefs

  • TDD - Test Driven Development
  • Continuous Deployment - multiple times daily
  • SOA/Micro-frontends - Service Oriented Architecture & APIs
  • Full test automation - we have no QA team
  • DevOps is not a team, it is a culture

Tasks at hand

  • Improve & extend the architecture of our Computer-assist Translation application using React + Redux, TypeScript, Node.js, & ES2017.
  • Working closely with product managers & backend teams to determine application direction.
  • Work closely with developers of other Smartling applications to develop shared architectures, code & React components.
  • Write application code, tests, & participate in code reviews.
  • Debug performance issues in a ci/cd environment in a 100% uptime critical application.

Must Haves

  • 5+ years of frontend SPA experience including 2+ of architecture & software design.
  • Experience working closely with product teams.
  • Advanced knowledge of React, Redux, TypeScript/JavaScript, & CSS.
  • Software Design knowledge: Microservices, Design Patterns, Functional Programming.
  • Browser Performance & TDD.
  • Experience with Node (Express).

Nice To Have

  • Open Source projects.
  • Experience with AWS & infrastructure.
  • GraphQL, WebSockets (beyond REST).
  • Monorepos (Lerna).

You are

  • Creative /Innovative. Demonstrate inventiveness & the ability to find information or solutions needed for assignments.
  • Autonomous /Self-started. Work well & achieve results with little or no supervision.
  • Problem Solver. Provide workable solutions or consults with secondary resources to devise solutions.
  • Adaptable. Maintain focus & positive attitude amidst change or under pressure.
  • Timeliness. Consistently punctual & dependable.

What matters to Smartling?

  • To help our clients grow their businesses & to help you grow as an individual both professionally & personally.
  • Competitive salary & Employee Stock purchase plan.
  • An opportunity to learn & advance your career.
  • An energetic, value-driven, & fun culture.
  • Take a break when you need it Flexible PTO.
  • Company paid medical/dental/vision/life insurance.
  • Commuter Benefits.
  • Convenient office in the middle of Manhattan - just blocks from Penn Station & Grand Central.

Smartling is an equal opportunity employer. No third party recruiters.

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